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
November 17, 2018 Sean Kelly Private Event

Larkspur, CO

November 21, 2018 Sean Kelly and the Freddy Jones Band

Park West 322 West Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60614

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December 9, 2018 SEAN KELLY PRIVATE EVENT – ARVADA CO

SEAN KELLY PRIVATE EVENT – ARVADA CO

December 20, 2018 THE SAMPLES – THE BLACK BUZZARD – DENVER CO

THE SAMPLES – THE BLACK BUZZARD – DENVER CO

January 12, 2019 THE SAMPLES – ARDMORE MUSIC HALL – ARDMORE PA

Ardmore Music Hall

Tickets
January 13, 2019 SEAN KELLY – TBA – PHILADELPHIA PA

SEAN KELLY – TBA – PHILADELPHIA PA

January 19, 2019 SEAN KELLY – THE ALLEY – LITTLETON CO

SEAN KELLY – THE ALLEY – LITTLETON CO

February 9, 2019 THE SAMPLES – 210 LIVE – HIGHWOOD IL

THE SAMPLES – 210 LIVE – HIGHWOOD IL

May 18, 2019 THE SAMPLES – O.P. ROCKWELL – PARK CITY UT

THE SAMPLES – O.P. ROCKWELL – PARK CITY UT

June 1, 2019 SEAN KELLY PRIVATE EVENT – DENISON UNIVERSITY – GRANVILLE OH

SEAN KELLY PRIVATE EVENT – DENISON UNIVERSITY – GRANVILLE OH

June 8, 2019 SEAN KELLY SOLO – HARTFORD CT – PRIVATE SHOW

SEAN KELLY SOLO – HARTFORD CT – PRIVATE SHOW

June 8, 2019 SEAN KELLY PRIVATE EVENT – TRINITY COLLEGE – HARTFORD CT

SEAN KELLY PRIVATE EVENT – TRINITY COLLEGE – HARTFORD CT

August 3, 2019 THE SAMPLES PRIVATE EVENT – STEAMBOAT SPRINGS CO

THE SAMPLES PRIVATE EVENT – STEAMBOAT SPRINGS CO

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