CAPITAL CITIES ANNOUNCE FALL HEADLINE TOUR FOLLOWING SUMMER OUTING WITH KATY PERRY
NEW SINGLE, “ONE MINUTE MORE,” TAPPED FOR SEA-DOO SPARK COMMERCIAL AND THE GIVER SOUNDTRACK
AWARD-WINNING “SAFE AND SOUND” VIDEO HAS 100 MILLION CERTIFIED VIEWS ON VEVO
August 11, 2014 — New York, NY — After spending the summer supporting Katy Perry on the first U.S. leg of her Prismatic World Tour, Capital Cities will embark on a fall headline run. The outing will kick off on October 1 at the Ogden Theatre in Denver, CO and include a two-night stand at New York City’s Webster Hall (10/29 & 30) and a show at the Brooklyn Bowl in Brooklyn, NY (10/31). Special guests Night Terrors of 1927 will open on all dates while Sneaky Sound System and Cherub will support on select dates, as noted in the itinerary below.
Capital Cities recently performed their new single, “One Minute More,” on “Good Morning America” and “Late Show with David Letterman.” Idolator.com praised the song’s “seize the moment” feel, noting, “like their trumpet-heavy 2013 smash [‘Safe and Sound’], they’re bringing major summer vibes with this uptempo burst of energy.”
Found onthe deluxe edition of the band’s debut album, In A Tidal Wave Of Mystery(Capitol Records/Lazy Hooks), “One Minute More” has already climbed into the Top 25 at Alternative radio. The official video and the lyric video for “One Minute More” have each racked up more than one million views.
View “One Minute More” official video HERE
View “One Minute More” lyric video HERE
“One Minute More” is featured in the commercial for BRP’s new Sea-Doo Spark watercraft and has been tapped for the soundtrack for The Weinstein Company’s upcoming film, The Giver. The soundtrack is out now and the film, which was directed by Phillip Noyce and stars Meryl Streep, Jeff Bridges, Brenton Thwaites, Alexander Skarsgard, Katie Holmes, Odeya Rush, Cameron Monaghan and Taylor Swift, will be in theatres on August 15. “One Minute More” was also featured on The Iron Man 3: Heroes Fall (Music Inspired By the Motion Picture) collection.
“Safe and Sound,” the multi-Platinum first single from In A Tidal Wave Of Mystery, has over 100 million streams on Spotify. It peaked at No. 1 on Billboard’s Alternative Songs chart and entered the Top 5 at Pop, Hot AC, Triple A and Modern Rock radio. The accompanying video, which won the MTV Video Music Award for Best Visual Effects and was nominated for a GRAMMY®, has more than 100 million certified views on VEVO.
The official video for “I Sold My Bed, But Not My Stereo,” another track from In A Tidal Wave Of Mystery, recently premiered on VEVO and can be seen HERE.
Capital Cities Tour Dates:
8/23 Vancouver, BC @ Sunset Festival
8/28 Nashville, TN @ Lightning 100’s Live on the Green
8/30 Los Angeles, CA @ Made In America Festival @ Grand Park
9/1 Seattle, WA @ Bumbershoot Festival
9/20 Las Vegas, NV @ Downtown Las Vegas Events Center
9/21 Maryland Heights, MO @ Big Point Summer Show at Verizon
9/26 Tempe, AZ @ Tempe Beach Park – Summer Ends Festival
9/27 Salt Lake City, UT @ X96 Big Ass Show at Gallivan Plaza
10/3 Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits
10/10 Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits
Fall 2014 Headline Tour:
*10/1 Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre
*10/23 Tampa, FL @ The Ritz Ybor
*10/24 Atlanta, GA @ The Tabernacle
*10/25 Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz
*10/26 Philadelphia, PA @ The Electric Factory – Tickets on sale Friday, 8/15.
+10/28 Boston, MA @ House of Blues – Tickets on sale Friday, 8/15.
+10/29 New York, NY @ Webster Hall
+10/30 New York, NY @ Webster Hall
+10/31 Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Bowl
+11/1 Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
^11/3 Montreal, QC @ Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre
^11/4 Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall
^11/7 Chicago, [email protected] Riviera Theatre – Tickets on sale Friday, 8/15.
^11/8 Milwaukee, [email protected] The Rave – Tickets on sale Friday, 8/15.
^11/9 Minneapolis, MN @ First Ave. – Tickets on sale Friday, 8/15.
+11/19 Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater – Tickets on sale Friday, 8/15.
* Night Terrors of 1927 supporting
+ Sneaky Sound System and Night Terrors of 1927 supporting
^ Cherub and Night Terrors of 1927 supporting
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