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INXS Announce 2011 North American Summer Tour Dates

INXS Announce 2011 North American Summer Tour Dates

INXS has announced the first set of North American summer concert dates on “The Original Sin Tour.”
The band will kick off the tour in Canada on July 3rd, with their first U.S. show slated for July 17th. Following, a coast-to-coast run of 15+ dates includes stops at The Wiltern in Los Angeles July 22nd and The Beacon in New York on August 4th.

The band will be the musical guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno this Friday, May 27th performing with Pat Monahan (Train) the newly revamped version of the classic INXS song “Beautiful Girl” from their new studio album Original Sin.

July 3 – Riverfest – Brockville, ON
July 5 – Cunard Centre – Halifax, NS
July 7 – The Centre at Casino – New Brunswick Moncton, NB
July 8 – Le Festivoix de Trois – Rivieres Trois-Rivieres, QC
July 9 – Sarnia Rogers Bayfest – Sarnia, ON
July 13 – Interior Savings Centre – Kamloops, BC
July 16 – River Rock Show Theatre – Richmond, BC
July 17 – Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery – Woodinville, WA
July 19 – The Mountain – Winery Saratoga, CA
July 22 – The Wiltern – Los Angeles, CA
July 23 – The Pearl Concert Theater – Las Vegas, NV
July 25 – Ogden Theatre – Denver, CO
July 28 – Mystic Lake Casino Hotel – Prior Lake, MN
July 29 – The Venue at Horseshoe Casino – Hammond, IN
July 30 – Fox Theatre – Detroit, MI
August 2 – The National – Richmond, VA
August 3 – Wellmont Theatre – Montclair, NJ
August 4 – Beacon Theatre – New York, NY
August 6 – House of Blues – Atlantic City, NJ
August 7 – Mohegan Sun – Wilkes-Barre, VA
August 8 – Filene Center at Wolf Trap – Vienna, VA
August 10 – Pier Six Concert Pavilion – Baltimore, MD
August 12 – Ntelos Pavilion – Portsmouth, VA
August 13 – House of Blues – Myrtle Beach, SC
August 14 – Chastain Park Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA

* additional dates TBA

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INXS’ New Album ‘Original Sin’ Now Streaming Online!

INXS’ New Album ‘Original Sin’ Now Streaming Online!

“Original Sin,” the new album from INXS, is featured this week on AOL Music’s Listening Party . The entire album, streaming all week (February 28 – March 7), features new recordings of the band’s signature hits chosen by and re-imagined with some of the world’s finest musicians including Ben Harper, Rob Thomas, Pat Monahan, Tricky, Nikka Costa and more. Listen now at AOL Music.

The digital album version of “Original Sin” is currently available for purchase exclusively on Amazon.com with pre-orders being taken now for the CD version slated for release on April 5.

An ambitious project two years in the making, Original Sin teams the band with musicians from around the globe, from superstars like Ben Harper, Train’s Pat Monahan, Rob Thomas, and Nikka Costa to up and comer DJ Yaleidys of Cuba, to reinterpret and revitalize their own classics for a whole new generation. An eclectic mix of music including Thomas and Yaleidys’ sultry take on “Original Sin” and trip-hop superstar Tricky’s electrifying version of “Mediate” to Pat Monahans’ emotional “Beautiful Girl” and French pop artist Loane’s take on “Mystify” with John Mayer & Kirk Pengilly on guitar, INXS boldly embrace their past and future on one album.

One of the most notable and successful rock bands of all time, INXS has sold over 35 million albums worldwide with the group’s music remaining in constant radio rotation and in DJ sets nightly across the globe. To this day, the group’s multi-platinum landmark albums Listen Like Thieves, Kick, and Xare all widely regarded as music collection staples. Huge chart-topping hit singles including “What You Need,” “Need You Tonight,” “Devil Inside,” “Never Tear Us Apart,” “New Sensation” and “Suicide Blonde” have been featured in numerous films, advertising campaigns and video games, earning the band countless accolades and awards around the world, including several Grammy nominations, and is the driving force behind selling over 15 million albums in the U.S. alone. With a career spanning three decades, first as the Farriss Brothers, then as INXS, brothers Tim, Jon, and Andrew Farriss, along with Kirk Pengilly and Garry Gary Beers have created some of the most enduring music in rock.

Listen to the entire “Original Sin” album on AOL Music:
http://music.aol.com/new-releases-full-cds/ – /5

For more information, please visit the official INXS website: www.INXS.com


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