Los Angeles, CA) AXS TV will exclusively broadcast the 2012 SXSW concert event from multi-platinum artists Counting Crows on Sunday, November 4, Counting Crows and AXS TV jointly announced today.
With more than 20 million albums sold worldwide, Counting Crows have established themselves as one of the premier rock bands of our time, thanks to their powerful live performances and countless hits over their 20-year career, including “Round Here,” “Colorblind” and the iconic “Mr. Jones.”
As the band continues its “Counting Crows Live” national tour, on the heels of the release earlier this year of their critically-acclaimed album,Underwater Sunshine (Collective Sounds/Sony RED), this special concert event will allow viewers at home to experience all their favorite hits including songs from their recent album.
“Going out this Fall with Mean Creek and Tender Mercies is going to be a hell of a ride. Plus, we promised the people in the South and the West that we were coming back this year. Well...here we come,” explained frontman Adam Duritz.
Fans will appreciate this epic headline performance at SXSW from Counting Crows in Austin, Texas.
“With the independent feel of SXSW and the indie spirit of Counting Crows, fans will experience the perfect cross between the largest music festival in the world and the intimacy of the band’s set with this exclusive AXS TV premiere concert event,” said Evan Haiman, AXS TV’s Vice President of Music Production.
Tune in and rock out as Counting Crows joins AXS TV’s continuous lineup of premiere performances from extraordinary rock bands including: Slash featuring Myles Kennedy Live – Made in Stoke , Love for Levon (premiering early 2013), and Tower of Power! This one-night-only “Counting Crows - Live From Auditorium Shores” premiere concert event airs on Sunday, November 4th starting at 8:00pm ET / 5:00pm PT exclusively on AXS TV.
THE COUNTING CROWS FALL HEADLINING TOUR SCHEDULE (As of October 18, 2012):
Oct 23 Port Chester, NY The Capitol Theatre
Oct 25 New York, NY Roseland Ballroom
Oct 26 Huntington, NY The Paramount
Oct 28 Charlottesville, VA Telos Wireless Pavilion
Nov 1 Boca Raton, FL Mizner Park Amphitheater
Nov 4 Orlando, FL Hard Rock Live
Nov 7 New Orleans, LA Mahalia Jackson Theatre
Nov 9 Thackerville, OK Winstar Casino
Nov 10 Austin, TX Stubb’s
Nov 12 Houston, TX Bayou Music Center
Nov 14 Albuquerque, NM Kiva Auditorium
Nov 16 Tucson, AZ AVA Amphitheatre
Nov 20 San Francisco, CA Nob Hill Masonic Center
Nov 24 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern
Nov 25 Anaheim, CA The Grove
For tickets, on sale info and VIP package offerings for the tour, please visitwww.countingcrows.com.