Emporium Presents, Alice 105.9, & Pro Events
Alice 105.9’s “Alice in Winterland”
Thursday, December 1, 2022
Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
$59.50 - $89.50
Grammy nominated OneRepublic, is comprised of singer/songwriter and lead vocalist Ryan Tedder, guitarists Zach Filkinsand Drew Brown, keys Brian Willett, bassist and cellist Brent Kutzle, and drummer Eddie Fisher. The band released theirdebut set Dreaming Out Loud in 2007. The release included the 20mm selling smash single “Apologize,” which shattereddigital sales and airplay records worldwide and received a Grammy nomination. The band’s sophomore album, 2009’sWaking Up, produced the hit singles “All the Right Moves,” “Secrets” and “Good Life.” The certified-platinum album Nativefollowed in 2013, featuring the No.1 hit and 41 million selling single “Counting Stars.”OneRepublic released Oh My My, their fourth full-length album in 2016. OneRepublic has amassed 5B streams on Spotify todate. OneRepublic’s latest album, Human, dropped on August 27, 2021. It features singles, which combined have over 2.5billion global streams: “Someday”, “Run”, “Somebody To Love”, “Wanted”, “Didn’t I”, “Better Days” and “Rescue Me”. Theymost recently released their new single, “I Ain’t Worried,” which was featured inTop Gun: Maverick.Earlier this year, theyreleased their single, “West Coast” to rave reviews. Their upcoming North American tour, “Never Ending Summer Tour,” willkick off in July of this year.
The Band Camino
With early supporters includingRolling Stone,Billboard (Dubbed “Rock’s Next BigThing”),People Magazine,The Associated Press, Paste,SPIN,Consequence ofSound,and more,The Band CAMINOhas blazed a permanent trail forthemselves inmusic,garnering 2.5million monthly Spotify listeners and more than 330 million globalstreams to date.Since relocating from Memphis to Nashville in 2018, the band(singers/guitarists Jeffery Jordan and Spencer Stewart and drummer GarrisonBurgess)has been honing their signature ‘Band Camino’ sound, carving a name for themselvesat the crossroads of pop and rock music.Theirself-titled debut album(Sept.2021)showcases thetrio’s electrifying guitar-driven sound, first introduced on theiranthemicEPtryhardin 2019, which spawned fan favorites “Daphne Blue” and “See Through.”In addition to selling out multiple tours–including their largest headline run to date in2022–and hitting themajorfestival circuit with performancesatLollapalooza,Hangout,Forecastle, and Austin City Limits(where they were named a “breakout act” byGrammy.com),The Band CAMINO hasdeveloped a highly-engaged worldwidefanbase.Their growth has been largely stimulated by raw discovery, even catching theattention of Taylor Swift, who included the band’s reflective track “Berenstein” on her“Songs I’m Loving Right Now” playlist in 2018.In 2021,the band alsomade their national television debut performing “1 Last Cigarette”onJimmy Kimmel Live!and “Underneath My Skin” onThe Kelly Clarkson Show.
A Special Solo Acoustic Performance by Dermot Kennedy
As Dermot Kennedy embarks on the next chapter of his musical journey with his new album,Sonderheadmits he’s never related to a wordmore.Sonder, the term coined in the bookTheDictionary ofObscureSorrows, is summarized as,“the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vividand complex as your own.”Encapsulatingthe universal themes oflove, loss and ultimately hope,Sondersees theacclaimed, platinum-sellingKennedy evolving into an even more expressive andpowerful storyteller.Dermot explains,“The meaning behindSonderhas resonated with me so much for years. I exist in anindustry where we’re encouraged tothink about ourselves only constantly,and I find that exhaustingand uninspiring. I want to learn about you. Let us shareallofour triumphs, all of our troubles. Let thismusic belong to all of us, to find our own stories and our own solace within it,” he says.The ideaof sharing the ups and downs of life’s journey with his audience is not a new one. Over theyears, Dermot Kennedy has won over fan after fan with his passionate and burning lyrics that speaktruth and honesty,delivering compelling music from the heartthatconnectswithpeople across theglobe.Sonderfurther demonstrateshis ability to tap into the emotions of listeners,withpoignantmusicintended toheal asthe worldreboundsfromthechallenges of the pandemic.His own personal growth as an artist is noteworthy. He’s gone from busking in the streets to sellingout stadiums around the world—a tremendous and traditional rise in music with his golden vocalsand piercing lyrical content at the center of his success. Authenticity oozes out of him,onstage and inhis songs, and his wide range of influences, from singer-songwriters to hip-hop, gives him a uniquesound that is raw and genuine.And though he’s playing for more and more fans each day, he’s still keeping themindsethe maintainedwhile busking to give the best live performances ever.“I’m very glad I’m not busking anymore, but Ialso want to make sure I never lose that hunger and give an authentic performance every time,” hesays.