Counting Crows - Leicester
Counting Crows - Leicester - Information
On Saturday 8th November, the Californian rock band Counting Crows will be bringing their seven piece live show to The Die Montfort Hall in Leicester to play a special show as part of their extensive US and UK tour. Currently taking place in many states around America, the bands US tour has sold out many high profile venues including New York’s Central Park and The Hard Rock Hotel in Hollywood. Counting Crows’ visit to the UK for their shows is being highly anticipated and is exciting all their fans this side of the Atlantic.
Forming in 1991, Counting Crows debut album was released in 1993 and started drawing attention to them instantly, especially thanks to the album’s lead single ‘Mr. Jones’ that was acclaimed by both fans and critics, also winning the band the ‘Best New Artist’ award during the MTV Video Music Awards. As well as this, the single also gained the group a number one single in Canada, as well as leading other music charts around the world.
The next three artists albums from Counting Crows were also received well, boasting covers of artists such as Travis and Madonna, in addition to their own tracks ‘Colourblind’ and ‘Hanginaround’, which were both used in the soundtrack to the feature film ‘Cruel Intentions’. US tours were followed by visits to the rest of the world, regularly appearing with other reputable bands like Maroon 5 and The Graham Colton Band.
The likes of R.E.M, Van Morrison and Bob Dylan are strong influences of Counting Crows who’s happy, heartfelt songs are known for containing catchy lyrics and melodies that never fail to get a crowd moving. The group have sold a huge 20 million album copies worldwide since their first release and quite recently were given large publicity as their track ‘Accidentally In Love’ was used as park of the soundtrack to the DreamWorks award winning animation ‘Shrek 2’.
COUNTING CROWS UK TOUR TICKETS
Sat 1st Nov - O2 Academy, Birmingham - BUY TICKETS
Sun 2nd Nov - O2 Academy, Glasgow - BUY TICKETS
Tues 4th Nov - O2 Academy, Newcastle - BUY TICKETS
Sat 8th Nov - De Montford Hall, Leicester - BUY TICKETS
Fri 7th Nov - O2 Apollo, Manchester - BUY TICKETS
Mon 10th Nov - Roundhouse, London - BUY TICKETS
Tues 11th Nov - Roundhouse, London - BUY TICKETS
Terms & Conditions
No under 16’s are permitted in the standing area and all under 16’s must be supervised by an adult.
No refunds or exchanges permitted.
Live Nation Presents