Grand Rapids — Grammy-nominated band Panic! At The Disco today announced a second leg of their upcoming Pray For The Wicked North American arena tour that will kick off on January 10, 2019 in Buffalo, NY, before coming to SMG-managed Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 7:00 PM. Produced by AEG Presents, the 28-city leg will feature support from Two Feet and an opener is to be announced.
Fans who pre-order Pray for the Wicked via Panic’s webstore before June 21 at 7:00 PM ET will receive a unique presale code for first access to tickets. Pre-sale tickets will be available beginning June 22 at 9:00 AM local time.
Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, June 22 at 12:00 PM. Tickets will be available at the Van Andel Arena and DeVos Place® box offices, online at Ticketmaster.com, and charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000. See Ticketmaster.com for all pricing and availability. A purchase limit of six (6) tickets will apply to every order.
Panic! At The Disco will also do an international run of dates visiting Australia, Japan, New Zealand, The Philippines, and Mexico in October. See below for specific on sale dates for these international shows and head to PanicAtTheDisco.com for more info.
The first leg of the Pray For The Wicked Tour, which has sold out multiple venues including NYC’s Madison Square Garden, will kick off on July 11, 2018 in Minneapolis, MN, and will visit major markets throughout the summer before concluding in the band’s hometown of Las Vegas on August 18th.
Panic! At The Disco will release their highly anticipated new album Pray For The Wicked on June 22 via Fueled By Ramen/DCD2 Records. Announced in March after a week of cryptic clues that set the internet a buzz, the album is available for pre-order now HERE. Fans who pre-order the album will receive immediate downloads of the album’s lead single “Say Amen (Saturday Night)” and tracks “(Fuck A) Silver Lining” and “High Hopes”.
On June 29, Panic! At The Disco will perform live on the Plaza as part of the 2018 Citi Concert Series on TODAY on NBC. Watch the band’s thrilling performances of “Say Amen (Saturday Night)” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon HERE, The Ellen DeGeneres Show HERE, and The Voice HERE.
Pray For The Wicked follows Panic! At The Disco’s critically acclaimed fifth album, Death Of A Bachelor, which was released on January 15, 2016 via Fueled By Ramen/DCD2 Records. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 Chart and was nominated for Best Rock Album at the 2017 GRAMMY® Awards. The RIAA platinum selling release was the highest selling rock album and fourth-highest selling album released in 2016, according to Nielsen Soundscan. The album has also spawned RIAA certified gold tracks “Hallelujah," “LA Devotee,” “Don’t Threaten Me With A Good Time” and platinum “Victorious,” "Death Of A Bachelor,” and "Emperor's New Clothes." Most recently, frontman Brendon Urie starred as Charlie Price in the critically acclaimed, TONY Award winning Broadway hit Kinky Boots.
About Panic! At The Disco
Award-winning internationally acclaimed rock band Panic! At The Disco have announced the release of Pray For The Wicked (out June 22 via Fueled by Ramen/DCD2 Records) which comes off the heels of their critically acclaimed fifth album, Death Of A Bachelor. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 Chart and was nominated for Best Rock Album at the 2017 GRAMMY® Awards. The RIAA platinum selling release was the highest selling rock album and fourth-highest selling album released in 2016, according to Nielsen Soundscan. DOAB has also spawned RIAA certified gold singles “Hallelujah,” “LA Devotee,” Don’t Threaten Me With A Good Time,” and platinum singles "Death Of A Bachelor,” "Emperor's New Clothes,” and “Victorious." The band's Gold-certified fourth studio album, Too Weird To Live, Too Rare to Die!, was released in October 2013, and debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200. Panic! At The Disco's previous albums include 2005's double-platinum A Fever You Can't Sweat Out, 2008's Gold-certified Pretty. Odd., which debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200, and Vices & Virtues, which debuted at No. 7. Panic! At The Disco have been nominated for multiple awards, including a GRAMMY, Teen Choice Award, Alternative Press Music Award, Kerrang! Award, and MTV Video Music Awards. At the MTV VMAs in 2006, they won the highly coveted Video of the Year trophy for the video for their smash "I Write Sins Not Tragedies." Most recently, frontman Brendon Urie starred as Charlie Price in the critically acclaimed, TONY Award-winning, Broadway hit Kinky Boots.
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