Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2008-04-15

The rock band, Augustana, will perform at Samford University Friday, April 25, at 8:30 p.m. in Wright Center Concert Hall.

The five-member band is expected to include songs from its new album, "Can't Love, Can't Hurt," to be released on April 29. The band's most recent album, "All the Stars and Boulevards," was released in 2005 and re-released in 2006.

General admission tickets are $15 and may be bought at

The concert is part of the school's annual spring fling activities.

Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.