Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real Announce Concerts at The ELM and The Wilma


Country rock band Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real will roll through Montana for two concerts in 2023, performing at The ELM in Bozeman on Friday, July 21st and The Wilma in Missoula on July 24th.

Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real have released eight studio albums since forming in 2008. Released in 2017, their self-titled album, hit #1 on the Americana Radio Charts and earned the band its first Americana Music Awards nomination for Duo/Group of the Year.

Frontman, Lukas Nelson (son of Willie Nelson), co-produced the music for A Star is Born (2018), for which he won a BAFTA Award for Best Original Music and Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media.

Their latest album, A Few Stars Apart, was released in 2021. They’re forthcoming album Sticks and Stones is slated to release July 14, 2023.

Don’t miss their electrifying live show — sign up for the Groove presale and grab your tickets early!


GROOVE PRESALE: Limited Groove presale tickets will be available online only (while supplies last) from 10am to 10pm, Thursday, June 8th. A password will be provided via email after completing the Groove Presale sign up form where it says GET TICKETS below. PLEASE NOTE: Logjam Gift Cards cannot be used for presale purchases. Learn how to purchase tickets with your Logjam gift card here.

PUBLIC ON SALE: Tickets go on sale Friday, June 9, 2023 at 10:00AM at The Top Hat box office, The ELM box office, online, or by phone at 1 (800) 514-3849. All ages are welcome. Visit the specific event page below for tickets and more info.


About Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real

A Few Stars Apart, the new album from Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, is a testament to finding a human connection: between close family and friends, as well as one’s own heart. These 11 songs reveal what it means to come home again, to be still, and to find community—and yourself.

Riding out the beginning of the pandemic with his parents and his brother, Grammy Award-winning Nelson was forced to hit pause in 2020 for the first time in his life. He and his acclaimed band had toured relentlessly for more than a decade, playing countless sold-out one-night shows and festivals around the world and occasionally serving as Neil Young’s road band. For the longest stretch of time in his life, Nelson was forced to find stillness, connection and inspiration in life’s simplest joys.

“I’m from what one might say is the ultimate road family—I’ve been on the road my entire life. I’ve never been anywhere longer than three months, and suddenly here we are, the four of us together. And thank god we were together. I can’t remember the last time we had that much time together as a family. We had a lot of really important bonding that happened during that time. And I have to say, as terrible as the pandemic has been in so many ways, for my inner peace, I was able to take a lot of good from this time. I was able to pause and reflect.” Continue reading…