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Fitz and the Tantrums announce fall headline tour in support of self-titled album; Niagara Falls date added


Mon, Jun 20th 2016 12:00 pm

Band to perform at The Rapids Theatre

Fresh off the debut of their self-titled album, Fitz and The Tantrums announce their "Come Get Your Love" fall North American headline tour. The run will kick off with a pair of West Coast dates - an Oct. 12 show at the historic Fox Theater in Oakland, and a hometown concert at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on Oct. 14. Tickets for the Los Angeles show are already on sale. A ticket pre-sale for all other fall dates will begin Tuesday, June 21, at www.fitzandthetantrums.com/tour. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Thursday.

The band performs Friday, Nov. 18, at The Rapids Theatre in Niagara Falls. Tickets are $25 in advance/$30 day of show for the 8 p.m. show.

The band will perform on "Good Morning America" this Wednesday. Their "Get Right Back" summer tour is underway now and visits New York City's Terminal 5 tomorrow.

"Fitz and The Tantrums" (Elektra Records), available HERE, is No. 16 on the Billboard 200, No. 4 on Billboard's alternative albums chart and No. 13 on Billboard's current albums chart.

"HandClap," the album's first single, has been nominated for a Teen Choice Award for Choice Rock Song. Fans can vote HERE. The track is currently has more than 8 million Spotify streams.

The song has been heard in the advertising campaign for the Fiat 500X Crossover (view the latest ad HERE) and in this trailer for the film "Storks." It is also being used as the official song for The CW's 2016 summer and fall image campaigns. "HandClap" is No. 1 on Billboard and Clio Music's top commercials chart for the month of May. View Fitz and The Tantrums performing "HandClap" on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" HERE and see the official video, directed by Marc Klasfeld, HERE.

"Fitz and The Tantrums" is the follow-up to "More Than Just a Dream," which has racked up over 76 million album streams to date. The 2013 album contained the gold-certified singles "The Walker" and "Out Of My League." Both tracks topped Billboard's alternative songs chart - a feat accomplished by only three other artists in the chart's 25-year history.

Fitz and The Tantrums are: Fitz (vocals), Noelle Scaggs (vocals/tambourine), James King (saxophone), Jeremy Ruzumna (keyboards), John Wicks (drums) and Joseph Karnes (bass).

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