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 gina.orr@jiverecords.com

SOURCE: Jive Records

CONTACT: Gina Orr of Jive Records, +1-310-247-4343,

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