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Bastille

06/16/2014 Download
Release

BRIT-WINNING BAND BASTILLE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL NORTH AMERICAN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

June 16, 2014

 

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BRIT-WINNING BAND BASTILLE ANNOUNCES

ADDITIONAL NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES

 

Newly-Added Shows Include NYC’s Radio City Music Hall (October 9), Seattle’s Key Arena (November 15) And Los Angeles’ Shrine Expo Hall (November 20)

 

Tickets Go On Sale To Public Beginning Friday, June 20

 

Chart-Topping Single “Pompeii” Is RIAA-Certified Triple Platinum While Video Racks Up More Than 100 Million Views

 

 

U.K. band Bastille has added 14 dates to its Fall 2014 North American outing, including a show at Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA on October 7, which will kick off the tour. The band will perform at historic Radio City Music Hall in New York City on October 9. Bastille, which has completed three sold-out North American tours in less than a year, will be playing arenas in numerous cities this fall, including Houston’s Reliant Arena (November 7) and Seattle’s Key Arena (November 15). The run will wrap up at Shrine Expo Hall in Los Angeles on November 20.

 

Fans who sign up for Bastille’s North American mailing list at http://smarturl.it/BastillePreSale will receive exclusive access to pre-sale tickets on June 18 and June 19. In addition, fans who have made a purchase through the Bastille U.S. online store will also receive pre-sale ticket access. The store, which features exclusive fan bundles and more, is available at http://smarturl.it/BastilleStoreUS. Tickets for the newly-announced dates will go on sale to the public beginning Friday, June 20. See below for itinerary.

 

Bastille’s multi-format smash hit “Pompeii” has been certified Triple Platinum by the RIAA and the accompanying video has more than 100 million views. The track was No. 1 on Billboard’s Alternative Songs chart for four consecutive weeks and topped the Adult Alternative Songs chart for two weeks.The follow-up single, “Bad Blood,” is already a Top 5 hit at Alternative radio.

 

The band will launch its third U.S. single, “Flaws,” this summer. You can watch the video here: http://smarturl.it/BastilleFlaws

 

Bad Blood, Bastille’s debut album, entered the albums chart at No. 1 in the U.K., where it closed out 2013 as the biggest selling debut album and the biggest selling digital album of the year. It has sold more than 800,000 units in the U.S., where it was released last fall. The band was named an MTV 2014 “Artist to Watch” and has received a BRIT Award (British Breakthrough Act) and a Woodie Award (Best Cover).

 

 

Bastille – 2014 North American Tour Dates

 

Date    City/State/Province  Venue                                                            

 

10/7     Philadelphia, PA          Liacouras Center

10/9     New York, NY            Radio City Music Hall
10/11   Washington, DC          Patriot Center
10/13   Boston, MA                Agganis Arena
10/14   Montreal, QC               Bell Centre
10/15  Toronto, ON                           Air Canada Centre
10/17  Cincinnati, OH            U.S. Bank Arena
10/18   Milwaukee, WI             Milwaukee Theatre

10/19   St. Paul, MN               Roy Wilkins Auditorium
10/21  Chicago, IL                 Aragon Ballroom

10/23               Detroit, MI                              Masonic Temple Theatre
10/24   Rochester, NY             Main Street Armory          

11/6     Austin, TX                   Cedar Park Center

11/7     Houston, TX                Reliant Arena

11/8     Dallas, TX                   Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie

11/10   Denver, CO                  1stBank Center

11/11   Salt Lake City, UT       UCCU Center

11/13   Portland, OR                Theatre of the Clouds

11/14   Vancouver, BC             PNE Forum

11/15   Seattle, WA                 Key Arena

11/17   San Francisco, CA        Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

11/19   San Diego, CA              Viejas Arena

11/20   Los Angeles, CA          Shrine Expo Hall

 

 

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For more information on BASTILLE, contact:

Ambrosia Healy, The Fun Star

ambrosia@thefunstar.com                                                          

 

Erin Cooney, The Fun Star

erin@thefunstar.com

 

or visit:

 

http://bastillebastille.com

http://cinemapompeii.com

https://twitter.com/BASTILLEdan

http://www.facebook.com/bastilleuk

http://youtube.com/bastillevevo

 

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