HANSON ANNOUNCE â€œFIVE OF FIVEâ€ SPECIAL CONCERT SERIES LEADING UP TO APPEARANCE AT THE BAMBOOZLE FESTIVAL
New York, December 15th 2009, three time Grammy nominated independent artists, HANSON today announced that they will be performing at The Bamboozle festival on Saturday May 1st. Leading up to this prestigious festival appearance and in anticipation of their spring album release, the band will be hosting an exclusive five-night engagement at New York City’s Gramercy Theater, during which the band will be performing, in their entirety, each of their four previous albums, leading up to a worldwide premier of their spring full length.
Schedule as follows:
26 – Middle of Nowhere
27 – This Time Around
28 – Underneath
29 – The Walk
30 – New album
May 1st – The Bamboozle Festival
Regarding the upcoming concerts Taylor Hanson said “It’s great to be a part of this year’s Bamboozle festival, and especially on the heels of a new record we wanted to bring together a live music event that was really unique, something that allows us and our fans to share the music we’ve created over more than a decade like never before”. Added Isaac “We could not think of a better way to span the old and the new music than in this live setting”.
Concert tickets go on sale today Dec 15th, in conjunction with The Bamboozle festival, with limited ticket packages made available exclusively through the bands official site Hanson.net. (All ticket packages Will Call)
The announcement of these special events follows the digital release of the band’s new EP, Stand Up Stand Up, which was released physically on the band’s recent “Use Your Sole” tour with HelloGoodbye. The EP, now available via all digital outlets, features four brand new acoustic songs and the new full album track “World’s On Fire”, previewing the band’s Spring 2010 album.
Zac Hanson says, “The EP is about engaging fans of the band early, with a first look at some of the new songs, as well as bridging the gap between the last album, The Walk and the coming record”.
View a live performance of new music from the conclusion of the band’s recent Use Your Sole Tour, which broadcast live on Hanson.net on Nov 11th to an audience of fans in more than 30 countries around the world, go to Hanson.net/alive. Also look for the band to premiere more live streaming events in conjunction with their spring album release. For more on HANSON, go to the official site - Hanson.net.