The one and only, James Taylor, has announced that on August 11th, 2017, he will perform in left/center field at Boston's famed Fenway Park. The news comes after a special announcement that James Taylor's new album will include a very special tribute to Fenway Park and the Boston Red Sox; a song titled, "Angel of Fenway". The concert will be held on 8/11/2017 at 6:30 pm.
Taylor is a Boston native and currently lives in western Massachusetts. He is a beloved and devoted fan of the Boston Red Sox. Although he has never performed a concert at Fenway Park, Taylor has performed the national anthem several times (including World Series games in 2004, 2007 and 2013). He's also a member of the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame as well as the Songwriters Hall of Fame. With over 100 million albums sold, he's one of Boston's most influential musicians.
James Taylor will be accompanied by his "All-Star Band" for his portion of the concert. It is unknown who will open for James Taylor at this time. A portion of ticket sale proceeds will benefit the Action for Boston Community Development, an organization that James Taylor holds close to his heart.
Pre-sale tickets are currently available and seats for the concert can be purchased in advance at Fenway Ticket King.
To purchase tickets for the concert, you can use Fenway Ticket King to find the seats you would like for the show. This concert will sell out quickly and seats may be in very high demand. This will likely be a one night only show featuring Taylor, you will not want to miss this one!
The concert will be held at Boston's famed, Fenway Park in the Fenway / Kenmore area of Boston. Primarily a baseball stadium, America's Most Beloved Ballpark will be transformed into a concert venue featuring seating on the field, in the pavilions, along the 1st baseline, along the 3rd baseline, begin home plate and in the infield and outfield grandstands. Seats will not be available in the Green Monster and in portions of the bleachers.
James Taylor's opening act has not been announced. Fenway Park is located at 4 Yawkey Way in Boston, MA. To get to Fenway Park, you can use the T station, Fenway/Kenmore on the Green Line. The show begins at 6:30 and the doors of Fenway Park will open at 5:00 pm.