FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 18, 2014
3 DOORS DOWN ANNOUNCE CANADIAN DATES FOR "ACOUSTIC - SONGS FROM THE BASEMENT" TOUR
Band Extends Acoustic Tour - Performing Deep Cuts And Hits
From Extensive Catalog of Songs In An Intimate Setting
3 Doors Down has announced a Canadian run of the "Acoustic - Songs From The Basement" Tour. Following a successful coast-to-coast excursion across the U.S., the band will stage six appearances in Canada, beginning on June 3rd at the Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam, BC. Additional markets with confirmed appearances include Prince George, Calgary, Bonnyville, Regina and Winnipeg.
Alongside some of their biggest hits the band will reach into their extensive catalog to perform fan favorites rarely heard live. Limited VIP tickets featuring on stage seating will be made available offering the rare chance to "sit in the basement with the band" in this intimate, live setting. Singer Brad Arnold shares, "This acoustic tour has been such an amazing experience that we had to extend it into Canada. We cannot wait to see all of our Canadian fans!"
In November 2012, 3 Doors Down released The Greatest Hits, returning to the rock charts with the Top 5 hit "One Light." The collection features nine #1 remixed and re-mastered hits, alongside three new songs. The band then staged three successful North American co-headline runs with Daughtry. 3 Doors Down also toured overseas, visiting Russia for the first time alongside appearances in Dubai, Mexico, and across the European continent performing for hundreds of thousands of fans.
Confirmed Canadian appearances include:
6/03 Coquitlam, BC Hard Rock Casino
6/04 Prince George, BC CN Centre
6/06 Calgary, AB Cowboys
6/07 Bonnyville, AB Bonnyville Centennial Centre
6/09 Regina, SK Casino Regina
6/10 Winnipeg, MB Club Regent Casino
ABOUT 3 DOORS DOWN:
Since forming in 1995, Mississippi rock quintet 3 Doors Down has sold more than 16 million albums worldwide, garnered three Grammy nominations, two American Music Awards, and five BMI Pop Awards for songwriting, including BMI’s coveted "Songwriter of the Year" award. The band’s debut album, 2000’s The Better Life, which is now certified six times platinum, featured the smash hit “Kryptonite.” Their sophomore album, 2002’s Away from the Sun, saw similar success with its radio mainstays “When I’m Gone” and “Here Without You.” Their subsequent efforts 2005’s platinum certified Seventeen Days and 2008’s 3 Doors Down debuted at #1 on the Billboard Hot 200 Chart. In 2012, 3 Doors Down released The Greatest Hits, a collection of nine #1 hits and three new songs, returning to the Top 5 at radio with "One Light." The band continues to perform for crowds around the globe with 3 Doors Down Acoustic - Songs From The Basement.