Danko Jones to appear on That Metal Show
Danko Jones is invading your TV on June 15, 2013! Podcast host and frontman Danko Jones is scheduled to appear as a “surprise” guest on the June 15th episode of VH1 Classic’s Danko Jones scheduled to make guest appearance on That Metal Show on June 15, 2013. Danko will hop in for a quick Skype visit during the episode, which also features special guests Sebastian Bach and Rex Brown. For more information, visit the That Metal Show website.
Last week, Danko Jones posted the new music video for the track ‘I Believed in God’ on their YouTube page, starring Zelda Williams (daughter of Robin Williams) and Jason Trost (featured in the ‘Full of Regret’ and ‘I Think Bad Thoughts’ videos and writer / director / star of movies like The FP and Vs) in a love story… of sorts. Check out the video here, directed by the Diamond Bros with photography direction by Kenny Stoff and Jessica Young (Dave Grohl’s Sound City): http://youtu.be/iLjwYpyGDZI. For a behind the scenes look on the shoot, check out the clip below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pC2vZdRW5Mk
Recently, Danko Jones announced that the band will be performing as part of this year’s Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival! Together with Alice In Chains, Jane’s Addiction, Coheed And Cambria, Circa Survive, Walking Papers, Middle Class Rut, New Politics and The Chuck Shaffer Picture Show, they will travel North America to rock stadiums and amphitheaters alike from August 13th and on. Tickets for most Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival shows go on sale Thursday, April 25th at Noon local time and are affordably priced between $10.25 and $89.75 (plus fees).
Starting on the east coast and ending on the west, Danko will miss the first three shows due to festival commitments in Europe and will join up in Saratoga, NY for a run of 20 shows. Go to www.RockstarUPROAR.com and www.LiveNation.com for full details and to purchase tickets.
Danko Jones on the 2013 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival: * = Participating in Cinco de Mayo $15 Lawn Ticket Weekend
Aug 13th – Saratoga, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center *
Aug 14th – Mansfield, MA – Comcast Center*
Aug 16th – Bristow, VA (D.C.) – Jiffy Lube Live*
Aug 17th – Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center*
Aug 18th – Wantagh, NY – Nikon at Jones Beach Theater*
Aug 20th – Toronto, ON – Molson Canadian Amphitheatre*
Aug 22nd – Tinley Park, IL (Chicago) – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre*
Aug 23rd – Noblesville, IN (Indianapolis) – Klipsch Music
Aug 24th – Clarkston, MI (Detroit) – DTE Energy Music Theater*
Aug 27th – Oklahoma City, OK – Zoo Amphitheater
Aug 28th – Dallax, TX – Gexa Energy Pavilion*
Aug 31st – Albuquerque, TX – Isleta Amphitheatre
Sep 1st – Denver, CO – Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre
Sep 2nd – Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheatre*
Sep 5th – Nampa, ID – Idaho Center Amphitheatre
Sep 8th – Ridgefield, WA (Portland, OR) – Sleep Country Amphitheater
Sep 11th – San Francisco, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre*
Sep 13th – Phoenix, AZ – Desert Sky Pavilion
Sep 14th – Chula Vista, CA (San Diego) – Sleep Train Amphitheatre*
Sep 15th – Irvine, CA – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater*
Following their hugely successful run supporting Volbeat, this will be the biggest tour of North America ever for the band and comes on the back of heavy radio rotation for ‘Just A Beautiful Day’. The lead single off their album Rock And Roll Is Black And Blue peaked at a career high #26 on the Active Rock chart in the US and a new single will be serviced to radio shortly.
Stay tuned for more news coming from Danko Jones soon and keep up with his podcasts at www.dankojones.com