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Due To Overwhelming Demand Imagine Dragons Adds Five New Shows To Nearly Sold Out Summer Tour

March 28, 2013

Paper Route, Envy Corps, X Ambassadors, Nico Vega, Moth And The Flame And Terraplane Sun To Perform With Imagine Dragons In Select Cities

LOS ANGELES, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Imagine Dragons, one of the biggest break-out rock bands of 2012, adds five new shows to their highly anticipated summer tour for a total of 19 dates. They now stop at Bank of America Pavilion in Boston, Massachusetts on July 24th, Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh, New York on July 25th, Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel in Nashville, Tennessee on July 27th, Echo Beach in Toronto, Ontario on July 29th, and Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica in Cleveland, Ohio on July 30th. The summer tour begins on May 7th in Charlotte, North Carolina at the Time Warner Cable Uptown Amphitheatre. Tickets for the newly announced shows go on sale April 5th on LiveNation.com. Tickets for the previously announced shows are available now.

Citi® cardmembers will have access to presale tickets beginning Tuesday, April 2nd at 10am local time through Citi’s Private Pass® Program. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com. Beginning today fans can RSVP to the Facebook presale by clicking here or visiting http://on.fb.me/XDgEng to RSVP for early access to presale tickets available on Thursday, April 4th. Live Nation mobile app users will have access to presale tickets on Thursday, April 4th. Mobile users can text “LNAPP” to 404040 to download the Live Nation mobile app. (Available for iOS and Android.)

Imagine Dragons also confirm Paper Route, Envy Corps, X Ambassadors, Nico Vega, Moth and the Flame and Terraplane Sun will open in select cities in May and June. Support for the July shows will be announced soon.

This evening on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Imagine Dragons will perform their No. 1 single, “Radioactive,” from their gold-certified debut album, Night Visions (KIDinaKORNER/Interscope Records). Imagine Dragons will also premiere a recorded live performance of their song “Radioactive” on Friday, April 5th at 9 AM PT/12 Noon ET on LiveNation.com. The video clip was captured on February 9(th) during the band’s first headlining tour in their hometown of Las Vegas at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The crowd of “we-know-every-word” erupted when the band performed their hit single. A sneak peek of the video can be seen by clicking here.

The summer tour comes on the heels of their sold out club tour with the band performing in larger theaters and boutique amphitheaters. Imagine Dragons have already sold out the historic Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver, two nights at the world-famous Palladium in Los Angeles, as well as shows in San Diego, Salt Lake City and Boise.

Imagine Dragons are: Dan Reynolds (vocals), Wayne Sermon (guitar), Ben McKee (bass), and Daniel Platzman (drums). The band is touring in support of Night Visions (KIDinaKORNER/Interscope Records) which debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard Album chart selling more than 83,000 copies — the best first-week sales for a full-length album by a new rock band since May 2006. Night Visions also climbed to No. 1 on Billboard‘s Rock and Alternative Albums chart. The first single “It’s Time” spent 41 weeks on the Modern Rock chart, 44 weeks on the Triple A chart and reached the Top 10 at Top 40 and Hot AC charts, selling more than 2 million copies. Their second single “Radioactive” has sold over 1 million copies and is currently No. 1 on the Modern Rock chart for seven weeks running.

    NEWLY ANNOUNCED SUMMER TOUR DATES:

    July 24         Boston, MA                   Bank of America Pavilion

    July 25         Wantagh, NY                  Nikon at Jones Beach Theater

    July 27         Nashville, TN                 The Wood Amphitheater at
                                                  Fontanel

    July 29         Toronto, ON                  Echo Beach

    July 30         Cleveland, OH                Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica

    Support for the July shows to be announced soon.

    PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED TOUR DATES:

    Date                  City, State       Venue                             Support

    May 7                 Charlotte, NC      Time Warner Cable Uptown
                                             Amphitheatre                     Paper Route & Envy Corps

    May 8                 Raleigh, NC       Red Hat Amphitheater              Paper Route &  X Ambassadors

    May
     10                   Boca Raton, FL    Sunset Cove Amphitheater          Paper Route &  X Ambassadors

    May
     11                   St. Augustine, FL St. Augustine Amphitheatre        Paper Route &  X Ambassadors

    May
     16                   Denver, CO        Red Rocks Amphitheater (SOLD OUT) Nico Vega &  Paper Route

    May                   Orem, UT           Utah Community Credit Union
     20                                      Events Center (SOLD OUT)         Nico Vega &  Moth and the Flame

    May
     21                   Boise, ID         Idaho Botanical Garden (SOLD OUT) Nico Vega &  Moth and the Flame

    May
     23                   Edmonton, AB      Shaw Conference Centre            Envy Corps &  X Ambassadors

    May
     24                   Calgary, AB       BMO Centre                        Envy Corps &  X Ambassadors

    May
     29                   Los Angeles, CA   Hollywood Palladium (SOLD OUT)    Nico Vega &  Envy Corps

    May
     30                   Los Angeles, CA   Hollywood Palladium (SOLD OUT)    X Ambassadors & Terraplane Sun

    May
     31                   San Francisco, CA America's Cup Pavilion            Nico Vega &  X Ambassadors

    June 1                San Diego, CA      Open Air Theatre -SDSU (SOLD
                                             OUT)                             Nico Vega &  X Ambassadors

    June 3                Phoenix, AZ       Comerica Theatre                  Nico Vega &  X Ambassadors

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