Los Bunkers, the acclaimed Chilean alternative rock artists, will headline the inaugural Lo Mas Cool Tour, a Latin Ones to Watch, it was announced by Manuel Moran, vice president, Latin Programming, Live Nation.
House of Blues Entertainment has always been dedicated to showcasing today’s most talented new artists and developing the next generation of music icons, Moran said. Lo Mas Cool is an opportunity to connect emerging Latin artists with our most passionate club and theater music fans.
Delivering the sounds of break-out artists from a wide variety of genres, the Ones to Watch program continues to engage music enthusiasts and benefit talent through intimate, one-on-one entertainment events, online social and media efforts. Previous artists in the program include Neon Trees, Chromeo, Matt Nathanson and Panic At The Disco.
Lo Mas Cool artists will also benefit from a full service marketing campaign, including featured placement across all Live Nation, Ticketmaster and House of Blues website and email marketing; social media marketing including a custom tour app; featured placement on the Ones to Watch website and the new LiveNation.TV; national media partnership opportunities; and special in-venue promotions.
From Concepcio´n, Chile, Los Bunkers is an alternative rock band formed in 1999 by brothers A´lvaro and Gonzalo Lo´pez, Mauricio Basualto, and brothers Francisco and Mauricio Dura´n. Well known in their native country, the band incorporates rock influences like the Beatles and the Kinks with native folk music inspiration.
Los Bunkers has released six studio albums: Los Bunkers (2001), Cancio´n de Lejos (Song From Far) (2002), La Culpa (The Guilt) (2003), Vida de Perros (Dog’s Life) (2005), Barrio Estacio´n (Neighborhood Station) (2008) and Mu´sica Libre (Free Music) (2010). The group also released a live album En Vivo (2007).
Tickets go on sale to the public Friday, February 15, at 10 a.m.* Presale tickets are on sale Thursday, February 14, at 10 a.m. More information on individual shows and tickets may be obtained by visiting www.houseofblues.com
More information on individual shows and tickets may be obtained by visiting www.houseofblues.com
*All Times are local
The Los Bunkers/Lo Mas Cool Tour Dates:
Thursday March 14, 2013
|Saturday, March 16, 2013||Dallas||Cambridge Room|
|Sunday, March 17, 2013||Houston||Bronze Peacock|
|Saturday, March 23, 2013||San Diego||Delta/5th Ave.|
|Sunday, March 24, 2013||L.A.||HOB|
|Wednesday, April 03, 2013||Chicago||Bottom Lounge|
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