String Theory

Music & DVDs

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HANSON I String Theory brings together an exciting collaboration of song-craftmanship and symphonic spectacle framing the established Grammy nominated multi platinum pop-rock trio’s music through a special symphonic collaboration with academy award winning composer and arranger David Campbell. The 22 song double album spans the bands career including some of their best known material (MmmBop, Where’s The Love, This Time Around, I Was Born and more) alongside brand new or never released to the public songs (Reaching For The Sky, Battle Cry, Breaktown, No Rest For The Weary) which tell a story of aspiration, despair, fortitude and ultimately a return to optimism.

The Album, features brand new and rearranged recordings of 23 songs with the full symphonic orchestration highlighting the bands music and craftsmanship on a scale never done before. For the first time ever, this product is also able to be seen in it’s entirety live on stage throughout North America in 2018 and internationally in 2019 as a part of the String Theory Tour.

There are multiple package options available for the String Theory album.  String Theory on Vinyl, Deluxe Package, Deluxe Package + Instrumental CD, Silver Package, Silver Package + Instrumental CD, Gold Package & Gold Package + Instrumental CD.

The String Theory Instrumental CD includes all of the albums in the String Theory album in Instrumental. The Instrumental CD is only available as part of the Deluxe, Silver and Gold + Instrumental Package.

 The String Theory Silver Package is for the discerning HANSON fan who wants to experience all the elements that inspired this career spanning project. The music, the story behind the album and the lyrics that inspired the creative process. In addition to the String Theory Double CD, The Playbill and The Theory Of Everything (DVD Documentary) the silver package also includes String Theory In Verse paperback.

The String Theory Gold Package is for the fan who want to do more than just listen, they want to share in the experience that is HANSON String Theory.  In addition to the String Theory Double CD, The Playbill and The Theory Of Everything (DVD Documentary) the gold package includes reproductions of the band charts that are used live on stage by HANSON, a replica of the spyglass feature on the String Theory cover, as well as the String Theory In Verse paperback and a Special edition 3D poster.

The Theory Of Everything (Documentary)
What is HANSON String Theory?  Learn the story behind HANSON’s career spanning new project String Theory in this documentary. Go behind the scenes during recording, and witness never before seen footage of the band rehearsing the live concert with a full symphony orchestra. 

The String Theory playbill is the perfect companion for your concert experience, including information about the music, the story and a great way to commemorate this one of a kind album and tour. 

String Theory In Verse (Lyric Book)
More than any album before we chose the songs for string theory because of their lyrics.” - Taylor Hanson. This limited edition paper back compiles the words from all 22 String Theory songs and reimagines them in verse, giving the music fan a whole new way to discover the story and message behind the music. 

Band Charts
Get your own copy of the charts Isaac Taylor and Zac use when performing String Theory on stage.  This double volume book incorporates lyrics and melodies, bars and beats so you can follow along as you listen to the music. (NOTE: Though similar these charts are not traditional sheet music)  All pre-ordered copies will be signed.

Get your own recreation of the String Theory Spyglass featured on the cover art.  “Each element on the cover of String theory has significance, the spyglass represents an aspect of the story woven into the music which is the desire to always lookforward, and reaching for the things that are still beyond our grasp” - Zac Hanson

3D Poster
The Special Edition 3D poster features the cover art from String Theory in the Lenticular printing style to give the impression that the poster is three dimensional.

A Piece Of String (Instrumental Album)
Hear the music of String Theory in a whole new way.  A Piece Of String strips away the vocals to bring attention to HANSON and David Campbell's arrangements like you have never heard them before.

Spyglass Necklace
Gold plated Spyglass necklace measures 1.5 inches long



01 - Reaching For The Sky PT.1
02 - Joyful Noise
03 - Where's The Love
04 - Dream It, Do It
05 - MMMBop
06 - Chasing Down My Dreams
07 - Tragic Symphony
08 - Got A Hold On Me
09 - Yearbook
10 - Siren Call
11 - Me, Myself, And I
12 - Reaching For The Sky PT. 2
13 - This Time Around
14 - Something Going Round
14 - You Can't Stop Us
15 - Battle Cry
17 - Broken Angel
18 - What Are We Fighting For
19 - Breaktown
20 - No Rest For The Weary
21 - I Was Born
22 - The Sound of Light
23 - Tonight