Soundgarden have announced three intimate North American shows to kickoff the November 13 release of their new studio album, King Animal: NYC's Irving Plaza on November 13th, Toronto’s Phoenix Theatre on November 16th and at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles on November 27th.
Toronto - November 1, 2012 - Soundgarden have announced three intimate North American shows to kick-off the November 13 release of their new studio album, King Animal (Universal Music Canada): NYC's Irving Plaza on November 13th, Toronto’s Phoenix Theatre on November 16th and at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles on November 27th.
Fans who pre-order King Animal before 11:59pm PST on November 7 at Soundgardenworld.com will be sent a password which allows access to the on-sale (http://www.ticketmaster.com/Soundgarden-tickets/artist/2172)on November 8 at 12pm Local Time for the shows at Irving Plaza in New York, Phoenix Concert Theater in Toronto and The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles. Tickets will be sold on a first come first served basis and there is no guarantee a password will get you tickets. Additionally, there will be a public on-sale that will begin at 10am Local Time on Friday, November 9.
For fans that cannot be in New York City, Toronto or Los Angeles, Soundgarden will be performing a Live On Letterman live webcast concert on Monday, November 12 (8:00 PM ET/5:00 PM PT), available on CBS.com and VEVO, before their appearance on the Late Night with David Letterman that same evening. The band will also be performing on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! on November 26.
The band have also revealed the deluxe versions of King Animal- a King Animal box set, a Deluxe CD, an iTunes Deluxe and a 180 gram double vinyl, many of which include album track demos recorded in Chris Cornell's home studio. PRESS HERE to view more details on all of the King Animal special editions.
With two GRAMMY® award wins and over 21 million records sold worldwide, Soundgarden redefined rock music for a whole generation and had a revolutionary impact on the course of musical history. At the dawn of 2010, the band, Chris Cornell, Matt Cameron, Kim Thayil and Ben Shepherd, announced a new beginning. In the last three years since Soundgarden has reunited, they released their first retrospective, Telephantasm, which was certified platinum, their first live album, Live on I-5, penned the end title song, “Live to Rise,” for the feature film The Avengers which went to No.1 on Modern and Active Rock radio, and headlined sold-out shows and festivals around the world. Now, comes the band’s first collection of new songs since the 1990s.
Go to www.soundgardenworld.com for additional info and to pre-order King Animal now.
Soundgarden North American November shows:
November 13, 2012 New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
November 16, 2012 Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre
November 27, 2012 Los Angeles, CA @The Fonda Theatre