DEADWOOD, S.D. (05/16/23) – One of the biggest rock bands of the 2000’s will be making a stop in historic Deadwood when Staind plays the Deadwood Mountain Grand Event Center on Thursday, September 14th.

Staind is comprised of lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Aaron Lewis, lead guitarist Mike Mushok, bassist and backing vocalist Johnny April, and drummer Sal Giancarelli.

The band was formed in 1995 in their hometown of Springfield, Massachusetts. Over the course of their career, the band has released seven studio albums and eight Top 10 singles, selling over 15 million albums worldwide.

‘Break The Cycle’, released in 2001 and RIAA certified 5x platinum, featured the smash single, “It’s Been Awhile,” one of the most played songs in modern rock radio history, spending 20 weeks at Number 1. In 2019 after a five-year hiatus, Staind reunited for some unforgettable festival performances, and a hometown reunion show at Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, CT where their upcoming album, ‘Live: It’s Been Awhile’ was recorded.

Some of Staind biggest hits include “Right Here”, “So Far Away”, “Something to Remind You”, “Fade”, “Outside”, “Mudshovel”, “Schizophrenic Conversations”, “Believe” and “Price to Play” just to name a few.

Tickets for Staind go on sale for Deadwood Mountain Grand Reward Members at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 18th and to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, May 19th. They will be available at the Deadwood Mountain Grand Box Office or at Ticket buyers should note that TICKETMASTER is the only official ticket broker for Deadwood Mountain Grand. Beware of third party websites and offers. Both hotel reservations and ticket arrangements may be made by calling 877-907-GRAND.

For more information, visit or call 605-559-1188. To open your free Grand Rewards Center membership and enjoy the benefits of purchasing advance tickets ahead of the general public, bring a photo ID to the Grand Rewards Center counter, located in the Deadwood Mountain Grand Resort Casino.

Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel, a Holiday Inn Resort is the restored 1906 Homestake Mining Co. ore processing plant that overlooks Historic Deadwood, which features a 98-room luxury hotel, full service restaurants, 210 state-of-the-art casino games, high stakes gaming action including Dale’s Sportsbook Bar & Grill, a 3,000 person entertainment and event center and a multi-level parking garage.