The Samples

  • Best Comeback Album

    Westword just named “America” the ‘Best Comeback Album’ of 2015. Sean Kelly and The Samples worked very hard on this album and we are honored to be recognized by Westword! Read more HERE.

  • Relix Magazine Review of “America”

    Check out the review of “America” in the June issue of Relix Magazine! With all the group’s original members now gone, except for lead singer and songwriter Sean Kelly, it might be tempting to relegate The Samples to the archives of jam-pop history. Fortunately, for longtime fans and new listeners, the latest version of the […]

  • America

    The Samples have released our new album, “America”.  The album is available as a physical CD as well as in digital download form. Please visit our BandCamp site to buy true new album!

  • Could It Be Another Change

    The Samples classic “Could It Be Another Change” is featured in the movie soundtrack of the new release “The Perks Of Being A Wallflower.” The movie is a modern classic that captures the dizzying highs and crushing lows of growing up. Starring Logan Lerman, Emma Watson and Ezra Miller,”The Perks Of Being A Wallflower.” is […]

Tour Dates

Upcoming Shows

Date Venue Tickets
September 22, 2018 THE SAMPLES LIVE IN ST. LOUIS

Missouri Botanical Garden

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September 28, 2018 Sean Kelly Private Show

Sean Kelly Private Show


Hinsdale, IL

November 2, 2018 Private Event Salt Lake City Utah

Salt Lake City Utah

November 17, 2018 Sean Kelly Private Event

Larkspur, CO