Zac Brown Band belts one out of Fenway
Friday, March 20, 2015
– Zec Brown Band belted one out of the park today and set a record in the process.
After selling out two nights at Fenway Park for the second year in a row, Zac Brown Band made history this morning by adding a third night to their run of shows in August. With this new show, Zac Brown Band will be the first artist ever to perform a three-night run at the iconic ball park. T he shows will be Aug. 7-9.
Other artist who have played there include Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, the Rolling Stones, The Police and Billy Joel.
ZBB's national stadium tour kicks off in May and will also make history when it reaches Denver in July as Zac Brown Band becomes the first band to ever play the city's Coors Field.
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With "Welcome Home," the Zac Brown Band continues to do what it does best, which is making quality roots music. In fact, one of the album's songs is even titled "Roots." Brown may not be the most religious guy, but his latest songs focus on many truly spiritual cornerstones of life: family and friends.
Both "Family Table" and "My Old Man" find Brown reflecting on his family life, with the latter also looking at 'the here and now' of being a father himself. ...
Fans looking for the Zac Brown Band of 2005 won't find it in "Jekyll + Hyde" - there's nothing but an aftertaste of the Georgia group's chicken-fried origins. That might be why the album's name is so appropriate. Fans have gotten to know the country-folk band, but a deviant creeps in on all 16 tracks of its fourth album. And, like the classic story, Hyde stands out as more interesting.
It hits hard, too. The opener, "Beautiful Drug," has an electric-pop ...
Zac Brown Band's "Uncaged" album opens with Jump Right In, which finds singer/bandleader Brown admonishing, "Let the music pull you in," which might just be Brown's motto. He's all about forgetting the cares of the day and giving in wholeheartedly to the magnetic attraction of good music. Although Brown writes, sings and plays well throughout, there are nevertheless few truly standout tracks or unexpected surprises on "Uncaged."
With that said, ...