SUMMER BREAK FESTIVAL
RIO DE JANEIRO - DEC. 8TH
NEW VENUE: CITIBANK HALL
Dave Matthews Band
Nem Liminha Ouviu (SP)
Ponto de Equilíbrio (RJ)
TIME FOR FUN announced today that the Summer Break Festival in Rio de Janeiro on Dec. 8th will now take place at Citibank Hall (Av. Ayrton Senna, 3000 - Shopping Vila Parque - Barra da Tijuca). The promoter has decided to move the festival due to technical issues.
In São Paulo, the festival takes place at Campo de Marte on Dec. 7th.
All tickets for Praça da Apoteose will be valid for Citibank Hall. There is no need to exchange tickets. Anyone who purchased tickets and cannot attend the concert at Citibank Hall should go to point of purchase to request a refund. Details below.
The Summer Break Festival is a brand new summer music festival with a line-up that mixes great names of national and international music. The headliner for both nights is North-American Dave Matthews Band, who will perform hits from their career together with songs from the new album, Away From The World, elected by Rolling Stone as one of the 50 best of 2012. In addition, alternative rock from Incubus has a guaranteed space on the Festival’s stage, while reggae lovers will be able to get into the sound of SOJA.
The national representation in the Festival is very strong and led by one of the most respected band in music scene: O Rappa. Their performance is always very intense and makes the crowd jump with their big hits. Nem Liminha Ouviu and its 80s style rock come on stage to complete the line-up in São Paulo and Ponto de Equilíbrio in Rio de Janeiro.
Tickets for the festival are available at official sales outlets (Sao Paulo – Credicard Hall/ Rio de Janeiro – Citibank Hall), internet (www.ticketsforfun.com.br), by the phone (4003-5588), and box offices around the country.
Anyone who purchased tickets and cannot attend the festival at Citibank Hall should visit their retail outlet beginning Fri, Nov 22 to request a refund.
Purchases made personally (box office or other retail outlet):
Purchases made not personally (Internet and call-center):
INTERNATIONAL LINE UP
Dave Matthews Band
The group is touring in support of its latest album, Away From The World, which Rolling Stone named as one of the Top 50 Albums of 2012. Produced by Steve Lillywhite, the record entered the Billboard 200 at No. 1, making Dave Matthews Band the first group in chart history to have six consecutive studio albums debut atop the chart.
Born in Charlottesville, Virginia, in 1991, by the singer Dave Matthews, the band is today constituted by drummer Carter Beauford, saxophonist Jeff Coffin, Bassist Stefan Lessard, guitarist Tim Reynolds, trumpet player Rashawn Ross, violinist Boyd Tinsley and its founder Dave Mathews on guitar and vocals.
The band has already sold 37 million albums. Today they are the group with most sold tickets all over the world in the last decade. Totaling over 18 million since its creation.
2012 – Away From The World
2009 - Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King
2006 - The Best of Whats Around Vol.1
2005 - Stand Up
2002 - Busted Stuff
1998 - Before These Crowded Streets
1996 - Crash
1994 - Under The Table And Dreaming
1994 - Recently
1993 - Remember Two Things
INCUBUS was born in late 90’s, when Brandon Boyd, Mike Einziger and Jose Pasillas met in high school in Calabasas, California. The band launched itself with the single Drive, reaching the top of Billboard charts.
In addition to this hit, the album Make Yourself, released in 1999, also achieved success with Pardon Me and Stellar. Two years earlier, the EP Enjoy Incubus and the album S.C.I.E.N.C.E. helped take the band to the forefront of the growing rock circuit by opening concerts for Korn and Primus.
In 2011, the band released its 7th album If Not Now, When?, after a five years hiatus. The upcoming shows are the third time that Brandon Boyd (vocals), Michael Einziger (guitar), Jose Pasillas (drums), Ben Kenney (bass), and Chris Kilmore (DJ and piano), collectively INCUBUS, will perform in Brazil.
For more on INCUBUS, please visit: http://incubushq.com/
2011 – If Not Now, When?
2006 – Light Grenades
2004 – A Crow Left Of The Murder
2001 – Morning View
1999 – Make Yourself
1997 – S.C.I.E.N.C.E
1996 – Enjoy Incubus
Worldwide renowned, this reggae band is known by its songs that talk about faith, hope and love. Responsible by hits such as True Love, Everything Changes and Not Done Yet, SOJA has sold over 200 thousand albums, performed in more than 20 countries and has more than 60 million views on YouTube. They already have shared the stage with several artists such as Dave Matthews Band, Damian Marley & O Rappa.
The band is formed by Jacob Hemphill (vocals, guitar), Bobby Lee (bass), Ryan Berty (drums), Kenny Bongos (percussion), Patrick O’Shea (keyboards), Hellman Escorcia (sax), Rafael Rodriguez (trumpet) and Trevor Young (guitar).
For more on SOJA, please visit: http://sojamusic.com/
2013 - Everything Changes
2012 - Strength to Survive
2009 - Born In Babylon
2008 - Stars and Stripes
2006 - Get Wiser
2002 - Peace In A Time of War