Shinedown to play BJC Sept. 28
From Mirror reports
Shinedown returns to The Bryce Jordan Center Sept. 28 along with Papa Roach, Asking Alexandria and Savage After Midnight.
Known for the uplifting anthem “Get Up,” the stop is part of Shinedownás ATTENTION ATTENTION World Tour, produced by Frank Productions. “Get Up” became a crossover hit and spent several weeks at No. 1 on the Billboardás Mainstream Rock Songs Chart.
Brent Smith wrote the song after watching his friend deal with clinical depression.
Shinedown recently released a new piano version of âGet Upã to further the reach of the song which âoffers an urgent and universal message of hope, empathy and encouragement that has been connecting with those going through hardships of all types around the globe,ã according to a news release.
The four-member band, formed in 2001 in Jacksonville, Florida, has had some membership changes through the decades. The current lineup is Brent Smith, lead vocals; Zach Myers, guitar; Eric Bass, bass guitar; and Barry Kerch, drums.
Shinedown has sold 10 million albums and 10 million singles world wide with 13 platinum and gold albums and 14 number one Active Rock hits.
Also appearing with Shine down:
For two decades Papa Roach has been comprised of Jacoby Shaddix, vocals; Jerry Horton, guitars; Tobin Esperance, bass; and Tony Palermo on drums.
The group has toured internationally and received two Grammy nominations. Their ninth album “Crooked Teeth” released in May features “Born For Greatness,” “American Dreams” and the track “Help,” debuted as number one at the Most Added at Active Rock and quickly became number one nationally.
Asking Alexandria is an English rock band from York, North Yorkshire, consisting of lead vocalist Danny Worsnop; guitarists Ben Bruce and Cameron Liddell; drummer James Cassells; and bassist Sam Bettley.
Savage After Midnight
The Memphis, Tennessee quintet Savage After Midnight promotes a message of empowerment in the single “Unleash” and is known for its hard rock and screamed melodies. “10 Feet Tall,” a single released from the EP “11:59” peaked in the top 40 and is being used in promos for the 2019 ESPY awards.
In addition to touring with Shinedown, they have toured this year with New Years Day and Pop Evil.
If you go
What: Shinedown ATTENTION ATTENTION World Tour
When: 6:15 p.m. Sept. 28
Where: Bryce Jordan Center, University Park
Tickets: $49 and up