Nickelodeon to Release 'The Fresh Beat Band' More Music From the Hit TV Show Vol 2.0'

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August 23rd, 2012

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NICKELODEON TO RELEASE
THE FRESH BEAT BAND: MORE MUSIC FROM THE HIT TV SHOW VOL 2.0
OCTOBER 9
Second Leg of The Fresh Beat Band’s Popular Nationwide Concert Tour Kicks Off Today in Florida and Travels to New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and More!
*Art available upon request or at www.nickpress.com
NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2012 – Nickelodeon will release the second album for preschool music sensations The Fresh Beat Band digitally and in stores everywhere on Tuesday, Oct. 9. The Fresh Beat Band: More Music From The Hit TV Show Vol 2.0 album will feature 20 kid-friendly tracks including the band’s most popular songs from all three seasons of the Emmy award-winning live-action TV series, as well as some covers of pop favorites including “Let’s Get Loud,” “Twist and Shout” and the classic ‘80s track, “We Got the Beat.” Season three guest star Jason Mraz is also featured on the album in a duet of his chart-topper, “I’m Yours,” with the Fresh Beats. The album comes with a special poster and is available in a deluxe version which includes five bonus songs and a sticker sheet. Both versions will be available for pre-order online Aug. 28.
The Fresh Beat Band -- Kiki (Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer), Marina (Tara Perry), Twist (Jon Beavers), and Shout (Thomas Hobson) -- kick off the second leg of their hugely popular nationwide concert tour today in Florida and will travel to 62 cities across the country, performing in 75 shows. Additionally, a 7th New York performance was added on Sept. 19 and will Go On sale Aug. 24. Tickets and Fresh Beat Band VIP packages are available at www.freshbeatbandlive.com and www.ticketmaster.com.
In celebration of the tour’s commencement, the band will participate in a live Q&A on Saturday, Aug. 25, at 4 p.m. (ET) via their Facebook page, www.facebook.com/freshbeatband. Fans can submit questions through the Direct Message tab on the page for a chance to get them answered by the Fresh Beats. The deadline to submit is Thursday, Aug. 23, at 8 p.m. ET.
The Fresh Beat Band’s first album, The Fresh Beat Band: Music From The Hit TV Show, debuted at number-one on the iTunes Children’s Albums chart and remains in the top five after 30 weeks. The album debuted at number-one on the Billboard Top Soundtracks chart, number 21 on the Billboard Top 200 albums chart, and number-two on the Billboard Top Children’s albums chart. It was also the number-one selling Sony Music album on Walmart.com in 2012.
Additionally, fans can enjoy more than 50 episodes and three TV seasons of The Fresh Beat Band available now on iTunes. The Fresh Beat Band: Wizard of Song is also now available for purchase on iTunes and it features songs including “Another Perfect Day,” “Here For You,” “Home” and more.
The Fresh Beat Band: More Music From The Hit TV Show Vol 2.0 Track Listing:
1. DJ Get The Party Started
2. We Got The Beat
3. Here For You
4. Spin Around
5. Twist And Shout
6. I'm Yours (featuring Jason Mraz)
7. Home
8. Nobody Does You (Better Than You)
9. Cheer
10. Dance With Me
11. Let’s Get Loud
12. Born Ready
13. Holiday
14. Tap It Out
15. Every Little Thing
16. Silly Bananas
17. Let’s Play
18. Dance Floor Super Hero
19. I Can Keep Trying
20. Great Day (Acoustic)
*Deluxe addition of the album includes the following five bonus tracks:
1. Jai Ho
2. Snow Day
3. Fresh Start
4. Rock This Ride
5. Drum Party
2012 The Fresh Beat Band Live in Concert Tour Second Leg Dates:
8/23 THU Melbourne, FL King Center for the Arts 7PM
8/24 FRI Boca Raton, FL Mizner Park Amphitheater 6:30PM
8/25 SAT St. Augustine, FL St. Augustine Amphitheater 5:30PM
8/26 SUN Atlanta, GA Fox Theater 6PM
8/28 TUE Vienna, VA Filene Center at Wolf Trap 3PM
8/30 WED Toledo, OH Toledo Zoo Amphitheater 6PM
8/31 FRI Kettering, OH Fraze Pavilion for the Performing Arts 6:30PM
9/1 SAT Allentown, PA Allentown Fair 6:30PM
9/2 SUN Canandaigua, NY Constellation Brands – Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center 4PM
9/3 MON Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center 2:30PM
9/7 FRI West Long Branch, NJ MAC @ Monmouth U 3PM & 6:30PM
9/8 SAT New York, NY Beacon Theater 3PM & 6PM
9/9 SUN New York, NY Beacon Theater 11:30AM & 2:30PM
9/12 WED Binghamton, NY Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena 7PM
9/14 FRI Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Center 6:30PM
9/15 SAT Bethel, NY Bethel Woods Center for the Arts 2:30PM
9/16 SUN Westbury, NY Theater @ Westbury 2PM
9/18 TUE New York, NY Beacon Theater 6:30PM
9/19 WED New York, NY Beacon Theater 3:30PM & 6:30PM
9/20 THU Gilford, NH Meadowbrook US Cellular Pavilion 6:30PM
9/21 FRI Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun 6:30PM
9/22 SAT Canton, MA Life Is Good Festival TBA
9/23 SUN Canton, MA Life Is Good Festival TBA
9/26 WED Charlottesville, VA nTelos Wireless Pavilion 7PM
9/27 THU Richmond, VA Carpenter Center 3:30PM & 7PM
9/28 FRI Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Uptown Amphitheatre 7PM
9/29 SAT Raleigh, NC Raleigh Amphitheatre 4PM
10/2 TUE Huntsville, AL Von Braun Center 5PM
10/3 WED Columbia, SC Township Auditorium 6:30PM
10/4 THU Augusta, GA Bell Auditorium 6:30PM
10/5 FRI Savannah, GA Johnny Mercer Theater 6:30PM
10/6 SAT N. Charleston, SC North Charleston, Performing Arts Center 5PM
10/7 SUN Asheville, NC Thomas Wolfe Auditorium 5PM
10/10 WED Huntington, WVA Keith Albee Theater 6:30PM
10/11 THU Johnstown, PA Cambria County War memorial 6:30PM
10/12 FRI East Lansing, MI Wharton Center for Performing Arts 6:30PM
10/13 SAT Cleveland, OH State Theater 5:30PM
10/14 SUN Grand Rapids, MI DeVos Hall 5:30PM
10/17 WED South Bend, IN Morris PAC 6:30PM
10/18 THU Madison, WI Overture Center for the Arts 6:30PM
10/19 FRI Davenport, IA Adler Theater 6:30PM
10/20 SAT Appleton, WI Fox Cities PAC 5:30PM
10/21 SUN Chicago, IL Chicago Theater 2PM
10/21 SUN Chicago, IL Chicago Theater 5:30PM
10/23 TUE Des Moines, IA Civic Center 6:30PM
10/24 WED Evansville, IN Aiken Theatre in The Center 5PM
10/25 THU Little Rock, AR Robinson Center Music Hall 6:30PM
10/27 SAT New Orleans, LA Mahalia Jackson Theater 5:30PM
10/28 SUN Baton Rouge, LA Baton Rouge River Center 5:30PM
11/1 THU Colorado Springs, CO Pikes Peak Center 6PM
11/2 FRI Ft. Collins, CO Lincoln Center 6PM
11/4 SUN Broomfield, CO 1STBANK Center 5:30PM
11/5 MON Salt Lake City, UT Abravenal Hall 5:30PM
11/8 THU Portland, OR Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 6:30PM
11/9 FRI Spokane, WA INB Performing Arts Center 6:30PM
11/10 SAT Everett, WA Comcast Arena 5PM
11/11 SUN Eugene, OR Hult Center For Performing Arts 5PM
11/14 WED Boise, ID Morrison Center for the Arts 7PM
11/15 THU Reno, NV Reno Events Center 6PM
11/16 FRI Redding, CA Redding Civic Auditorium 7PM
11/17 SAT San Jose, CA San Jose Civic Auditorium 5PM
11/18 SUN San Francisco, CA Nob Hill Masonic Center 5:30PM
11/21 WED San Diego, CA San Diego Civic Center 5PM
11/23 FRI Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theater 7PM
11/24 SAT Los Angeles, CA Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE 2PM
11/24 SAT Los Angeles, CA Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE 5PM
About The Fresh Beat Band
The Fresh Beat Band centers on four best friends – Kiki, Shout, Marina and Twist – in a band who love to sing and dance. In each episode, preschoolers sing and dance along as they help The Fresh Beat Band solve everyday challenges. Preschoolers learn the fundamentals of music such as melody, rhythm, tempo and performance styles and the importance of friendship, working together, and respecting each other’s differences.
About Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon, now in its 33rd year, is the number-one entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes television programming and production in the United States and around the world, plus consumer products, online, recreation, books and feature films. Nickelodeon’s U.S. television network is seen in more than 100 million households and has been the number-one-rated basic cable network for 17 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit http://www.nickpress.com. Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIA.B).
 
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