Capital Cities Schedule
Indie pop duo Capital Cities is comprised of Sebu Simonian and Ryan Merchant, who made
a dent on the music scene in 2011. Their breakthrough infectious and upbeat hit, Safe and Sound, has been used in a German
Vodafone commercial, promotional campaigns for Microsoft, Smart Car, HBO and several other places.
Since meshing their
abilities, the duo has played international festivals and venues. You can catch Capital Cities at their upcoming show set
for The Observatory in Santa Ana, California, and to stay tuned to all of their future concert dates, make sure to set your
dial to StubHub. With StubHub, you can sign up for event updates so you'll always be in the know when Capital Cities schedules
a concert in your neck of the woods. Don't wait, and check out StubHub today!
Capital Cities Background
natives Ryan Merchant and Sebu Simonian originally met on Craigslist in 2008, working as jingle writers. Two years later,
they founded Capital Cities. In 2011, they put out an EP that was independently produced that included the tune, Safe and
Sound.The song instantly went viral and garnered a lot of attention on the Internet.
The band inked a record deal with
Capitol Records in 2012. Their first full-length album, In a Tidal Wave of Mystery, arrived in June 2013, and landed at No.
66 on the Billboard 200 album chart. The album's name is derived from the lyrics of Safe and Sound. I Sold My Bed, But Not
My Stereo and Kangaroo Court were also featured on the album. And Frank Tavares of NPR, vocalist Shemika Secrest and Andre
3000 of Outkast all are included on Farrah Fawcett Hair.
Capital Cities set off on the Dancing with Strangers tour along
with Gold Fields for their debut North American adventure. The band made additional appearances at SXSW, ULTRA and Sundance.
September 2013, the music video for Kangaroo Court made its debut. Channing Holmes, Darren Criss and Shannon Woodward also
appeared in the video. The video unravels the tale of a zebra (Merchant) who has been banned from The Kangaroo Court club.
The zebra tries to get in masked as a horse, who falls for a lapdog (Woodward). The green-eyed monster rears its head in the
form of a bulldog (Criss), who unveils the zebra for who he really is. The zebra is arrested and forced to face a kangaroo
judge (Holmes). Ultimately, the zebra is found guilty, and the lion (Simonian) executes the zebra.
To find out what
Capital Cities is up to next, make sure you stick right here on StubHub. StubHub offers the latest concert listings, venue
details, seating charts and more! And with StubHub, you can also quickly find out about world-class theater productions, action-packed
sports events and more! Why wait?! Take a look around StubHub today!
Capital Cities Hit Albums
In a Tidal
Wave of Mystery was issued on June 4, 2013. The band has additionally released the EPs, Capital Cities and Kangaroo Court.
listen to the songs of Capital Cities live, make sure you grab your concert tickets now through StubHub. StubHub offers the
best ticket deals around. Make sure you buy yours today!
Capital Cities Trivia
The official video for
Safe and Sound debuted on VEVO in April 2013. Directed by Grady Hall (Modest Mouse, Beck), the video also included contributions
from Mandy Moore, Emmy-nominated choreographer. The video claimed nominations from two categories at the 2013 MTV Video Music
Awards for Best Visual Effects and Best Art Direction. The video won the Best Visual Effects category.
Cities Concert Experience
Able to hypnotize audiences with their signature sound, a Capital Cities concert is one you
just can't afford to miss! With an army of fans spread out across the globe, Capital Cities has thrilled sellout crowds in
the U.S., Europe, South America and Canada, sharing the stage with pop artists like Grouplove, The Killers, Chromeo, The Knocks
Capital Cities know a thing or two about getting the a crowd going. So make sure you head to one of their
concerts for a chance at experiencing one of their live concerts for yourself. The concert experience is nothing short of
spectacular, as any fan can confirm, but it's still something that you need to do in person in order to appreciate the full
range of their talents. When a talented group like Capital Cities takes the stage, the vibe is ever-present, giving you plenty
of reasons to shut off the big-screen and head out to see it all happen up close and personal as Capital Cities look to put
on yet another fantastic show for their loyal fan base.
Their latest concert promises to showcase the duo's talents
like never before, making these tickets the hottest thing available today! So what are you waiting for? Click right here on
StubHub now to get your Capital Cities concert tickets today!