MUSIC NEWS- A major banking/financial institution will present three exclusive concerts from Grammy Award winning performer Ray LaMontagne to promote the release of his fifth studio album Supernova, due out April 29, 2014 on RCA Records. The concerts will take place in New York City on May 1 at Town Hall, in Los Angeles on May 6 at Cathedral Sanctuary and in Chicago on May 8 at Park West.
The Belle Brigade is the opening act at the Los Angeles date. A portion of proceeds (amount tba) will benefit Musicians On Call, a non-profit organization that brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of patients in healthcare facilities across the USA.
Tickets for these exclusive Ray LaMontagne performances will only be available for purchase, unfortunately, with the bank's credit or debit card. More information on how to purchase
tickets can be found on citiprivatepass.com.
"Ray LaMontagne is an artist in every sense of the word, and we know many of our cardmembers will be excited to see him perform," said Jennifer Breithaupt, SVP Entertainment Marketing at the bank. "We are delighted to present these three shows and continue to help create unique musical moments for both the artists partner with and for our valued customers."
"I am truly looking forward to sharing Supernova with fans as a live show for the first time," said Mr LaMontagne of the deal. "It's always exciting to perform new music, but I'm especially proud of this album. I'm also grateful to ____ for helping to put on these intimate shows, and even more pleased to help out a great cause like Musicians on Call in doing so."
LaMontagne released the single, "Supernova" in February 2014, the first single off his 5th studio album of the same name. The album was produced by Dan Auerbach (The Black Keys) and recorded in Nashville, TN. Expect a full tour by Ray to be announced after this brief promo run is over.