The Samples 2014

  • 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 [...]

  • Interview with Sean Kelly

    Read this interview of Sean Kelly from 2/14/2014 by Nick Hutchison Originally from New England, Sean Kelly has been the frontman forthe Samples since the band first gained attention in the late 1980s in Boulder, Colorado. The Samples, a name derived from when the band members would take care of their nutritional needs by [...]

  • 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!

  • The Samples for Free

    I have collected well over 300 unreleased Sean Kelly/Samples recordings that I am giving out for free. Just send me your email address to and put “unreleased music” in the subject line. I will email you the songs as MP3s. I will send you only a small batch each day until you can catch [...]

Tour Dates

Upcoming Shows

Date Venue Tickets
August 5, 2014 The Butterfly Pavillion

Butterfly Pavillion

Venue Information
August 8, 2014 4700 Cherry Creek Dr S, Denver, CO 80246

Bull & Bush Denver, Co

Venue website
August 9, 2014 Hideaway Park, 78821 Main Street (Hwy 40), Winter Park, CO 80482

Winter Park Beer Festival Winter Park Colorado

Venue Website
August 16, 2014 The Slowdown, 729 North 14th Street Omaha, NE 68102

Memories For Kids Omaha, NE

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August 18, 2014 Undisclosed Location

Private Event Colorado

August 23, 2014 Private Event

Private Event Ft Collins Co

August 24, 2014 Genesee Co

Genesee Fire/Rescue MDA Event

August 29, 2014 View House Centennial Co

View House Centennial Co

August 30, 2014 Maddie's Biergarten 330- 3rd St., Castle Rock, CO

Maddie’s Biergarten Castle Rock Co

September 19, 2014 Private Event Kansas City Kansas

Private Event Kansas City Kansas

September 20, 2014 The Well/Lew's Grill Bar 107 W. 75th Street Kansas City, Mo 64114

The Samples Acoustic Trio Kansas City

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