Style-mashing hit makers Glass Animals will bring their “Dreamland Tour” to The St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Sept. 7 for a entire-potential live performance.
The band has been selected as a 2021 Billboard Songs Awards finalist for Top rated Rock Track – “Heat Waves” – and Top rated Rock Album –“Dreamland.” This is the 1st time the band has been acknowledged by the Billboard Tunes Awards.
At the commencing of the third album from the London band, entrance man Dave Bayley asks himself a sequence of thoughts about essential challenges: identification, memory, really like, friendship, the man or woman you have been and the man or woman you want to be.
How do you remedy so several queries that slash to the coronary heart of who you are? Effectively, Bayley sings in the incredibly final line, “You go make an album and call it ‘Dreamland.’”
Bayley, Ed Irwin-Singer (bass), Drew MacFarlane (guitar) and Joe Seaward (drums) produced their initially album, “Zaba,” in 2014 on Paul Epworth’s Wolf Tone label. It was a modest debut (“We imagined we’d go back again to our jobs,” Bayley reported) right up until the stealthily addictive “Gooey” turned a platinum-certified viral streaming hit.
They have considering that notched up about 2 billion streams and toured the entire world to strikingly assorted audiences.
“Heat Waves” is taken from Glass Animals’ critically acclaimed 3rd album, “Dreamland,” which was produced very last summer season and this 7 days was certified platinum in the United States.
Approximately a calendar year because its launch, the track proceeds to mature globally throughout streaming platforms and on radio charts. Amassing in excess of 450 million world streams to day, “Heat Waves” peaked at No. 1 on the Choice Radio Chart for three consecutive weeks, a initial for Glass Animals in their vocation.
The monitor at the moment sits in the Top rated 20 on the Top 40 Radio Chart and is producing identical moves at Scorching AC and AAA.
“Heat Waves” held the No. 1 spot on the ARIA Formal Singles Chart in Australia for six consecutive months, marking the band’s 1st No. 1 solitary globally and in their launch record. Previous week, it hit a new peak on Spotify’s World-wide Prime 50 Chart at No. 25.
With extra than 2.5 million world altered solitary product sales, the tune has amassed 2 million day by day streams and the online video has obtained 16 million sights on YouTube.
Glass Animals not long ago hit a new Spotify monthly listener peak of 17.2 million, surpassing the likes of Tame Impala, Gorillaz, The 1975 and The Strokes.
Tickets for Glass Animals “Dreamland Tour” are on sale now at The St. Augustine Amphitheatre box business and online at Ticketmaster.com.
The St. Augustine Amphitheatre Box Place of work is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays. Payment is accepted by means of debit or credit history card only.