311's 'Evolver' Debuts on the Billboard Top 200 at #7
Volcano Recording artist 311's seventh studio album debuts at #7 this week in the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart, beating out such rock favorites as Kiss, Thrice and Eve 6.
"Creatures (For A While)," the first single of the album is getting major airplay from KXRK in New York to KROQ in Los Angeles. Currently it is #8 on the R&R Alternative chart and top 10 at BDS Modern Rock chart
The band recently performed "Creatures (For A While)" on "The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn," and will be bringing their signature brand of rock/hip-hop and reggae to "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on September 2.
311 are comprised of Nick Hexum (vocals, guitars), S.A. Martinez (vocals), Tim Mahoney (guitars), P-Nut (bass), and Chad Sexton (drums). The band first got together in 1990 in Omaha, Nebraska. Since then they have sold 7 million albums, and have toured with everyone from Jay-Z to the Red Hot Chili Peppers. 311 are currently headlining in the following cities:
7/31 - Detroit, MI Meadowbrook 8/1 - Cleveland, OH Tower City Amphitheatre 8/2 - Chicago, IL UIC Pavilion 8/4 - Omaha, NE Westfair 8/5 - Minneapolis, MN Target Center 8/7 - Kansas City, KS Citimart 8/8 - St. Louis, MO Riverport 8/9 - Cincinnati, OH Riverbend 8/10 - Philadelphia, PA Penn's Landing 8/11 - Guilford, NH Meadowbrook 8/13 - Boston, MA Fleet Boston Pavilion 8/15 - Waterloo, NJ Waterloo Village 8/16 - Washington, DC Meriweather Post 8/17 - Virginia Beach, VA Virginia Beach Amphitheatre 8/18 - New York, NY Hammerstein Ballroom 8/19 - New York, NY Hammerstein Ballroom 8/21 - Myrtle Beach, SC House of Blues 8/22 - Atlanta, GA Hi-Fi Buys Amphitheatre 8/23 - New Orleans, LA UNO Pavilion 8/24 - Houston, TX 610 Arena 8/26 - Austin, TX Backyard 8/27 - Dallas, TX Next Stage 8/29 - Denver, CO Fiddler's Green Amphitheater 8/30 - Salt Lake, UT USANA Amphitheatre 9/1 - Las Vegas, NV TBA 9/3 - Los Angeles, CA TBA 9/5 - Santa Barbara, CA County Bowl 9/6 - San Diego, CA Street Scene For more information contact: Gina Orr/Jive Records (310) 247-4343 firstname.lastname@example.org
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