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Young The Giant
Submitted by Johan Wippsson on 2016-10-15
Young The Giant On "Live From The Artists Den" Premieres This Weekend


Young The Giant's episode of "Live From The Artists Den" is set to premiere this weekend.  TheSouthern California band joins Panic! at the Disco, Lumineers, and Sturgill Simpson for the critically acclaimed, televised music series' recently launched, new season.  Past performers include Adele, Alabama Shakes, Death Cab For Cutie, Ed Sheeran, Mumford & Son, Phoenix, The National, and many more.  More information about Young The Giant's episode, including exact airdates and times can be found here.

Young The Giant have been touring in support of their recently released album Home of the Strange.The band is bringing their captivating live show across North America, with marquee stops at several world famous venues including a recent stop at Radio City Music Hall in New York, an upcoming performance at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on Friday, October 21st, and Aragon Ballroom in Chicago Friday, November 4th. Head here for more details.

Home of the Strange received a raft of praise from Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, USA Today, and The New York Times who declared frontman Sameer Gadhia as "one of the great contemporary rock voices." The album has already hit No. 1 on iTunes Alternative chart and top 3 overall.  With much of the band being first generation Americans or immigrants themselves, the new album broaches thetheme of American and immigrant identity.  As lead singer Sameer Ghadia recently explained to NPR's Weekend Edition, "I think it's maybe my narrative as a first-generation American. We have a lot of ties to India and that heritage and the tradition and the philosophy, cultural practices. But then, you know, we grew up here...And so home of the strange, I think, is the place in between those two places."  You can listen to the entire NPR interview here.



Young The Giant Live:

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 @ House Of Blues San Diego, CA* SOLD OUT

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 @ House Of Blues San Diego, CA* SOLD OUT

Friday, October 21, 2016 @ Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA*

Saturday, October 22, 2016 @ Fox Theater Oakland, CA SOLD OUT

Monday, October 24, 2016 @ Ace Of Spades Sacramento, CA* SOLD OUT

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 @ Commodore Ballroom Vancouver, Canada*

Thursday, October 27, 2016 @ Commodore Ballroom Vancouver, Canada* SOLD OUT

Friday, October 28, 2016 @ Showboax Sodo, Seattle, WA SOLD OUT

Saturday, October 29, 2016 @ Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre, Irvine, CA

Sunday, October 30, 2016 @ Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre, Irvine, CA

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 @ Ogden Theatre Denver, CO* SOLD OUT

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 @ Ogden Theatre Denver, CO*

Friday, November 4, 2016 @ Aragon Ballroom Chicago, IL*

 

*With special guests Ra Ra Riot
 

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