Death Cab for Cutie Concert at UM Rescheduled for May

December 21, 2015

MISSOULA – The Death Cab for Cutie concert at the University of Montana, originally scheduled for September, has been rescheduled for Friday, May 6, 2016, at the Adams Center.

The rescheduled Missoula performance, presented by UM Productions, will be added onto the second leg of the band’s international tour promoting their eighth studio album, “Kintsugi.” The show will begin at 7:30 p.m., and doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The opening act will be announced at a later date.

For almost two decades, alternative rock band Death Cab for Cutie has been hailed as one of contemporary music’s most creatively interesting bands. The three-piece band has been nominated for four Grammy Awards. 

“Hey Missoula! We’re so excited to announce we’ll be back on May 6, 2016, to make up for our canceled 2015 show,” the band wrote in a statement. “Thank you for your patience while we sorted this out, and see you all soon!”

Tickets are on sale now. They cost $29.50, plus ticket fees, and are available online at, by calling 406-243-4051 or 888-MONTANA, or at GrizTix outlets, including The Source in the University Center, Southgate Mall, Worden’s Market and MSO Hub. All tickets purchased for the September 2015 postponed show will be honored as well. 

For more information contact UM Productions marketing coordinator Ellen VanSlyke at 406-243-4719, email or visit the band’s website at


Contact: Ellen VanSlyke, marketing coordinator, UM Productions, 406-243-4719,