If you won’t be in in NYC tomorrow or can’t make it to Global Citizen Festival in Central Park, you’ll still have an opportunity to catch the show. MSNBC will be broadcasting the whole show live on TV and on their website. The show will begin around 4PM EDT.
Colorado, we regret to inform you that fun. has had to cancel their appearance at Jazz Aspen Snowmass on Friday night due to a personal family matter. The guys are extremely sorry for letting their aspen fans down and for any inconveniences that this may cause. The concert will still be happening and Grace Potter and the Nocturnals will be filling in. We’ve posted info below on how you can get a refund for your ticket or how you can exchange it for a Saturday or Sunday ticket:
JAS will be offering the below options to any ticket buyers who choose NOT to attend Friday’s concerts with Grace Potter and the Nocturnals and Ziggy Marley:
FULL REFUND of ticket purchase:
Refunds will be issued with appropriate proof of purchase. If requesting a refund on a general admission ticket please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 866-JAS-TIXX (527-8499). 3-Day Pass holders will be refunded 1/3 of the total purchase price if requested. All refunds must be requested by September 5, 2014 by contacting the JAS box office at the email or phone number above.
EXCHANGE of Friday ticket for a Saturday or Sunday ticket:
Exchanges of a Friday ticket for a Saturday (OneRepublic Earth Wind & Fire, Moon Taxi) or Sunday (Carrie Underwood, Nickel Creek, The Revivalists) ticket can be made in advance of the shows at email@example.com or 866-JAS-TIXX (527-8499). Exchanges may also be made at the will call box office BASED ON AVAILABILITY on the day for which you wish to attend. We strongly encourage you to make the exchange in advance. You will not be charged the additional cost on the Sat/Sun ticket.
VIP Pass Holders:
Please contact the JAS Office at 970.920.4996 for information on refund or exchange options.
Questions? Please contact the box office at 866-JAS-TIXX (527-8499).
Aim & Ignite was released 5 years ago today. To celebrate, the folks at Noisetrade.com are hosting a free download of the album for the next 5 days. Get it here.
fun. will be performing at the Global Citizen Festival in New York City on Saturday September 27th. Global Citizen is a movement to amplify and unite a generation’s call to bring an end to extreme poverty.
Jay Z, No Doubt, Carrie Underwood, The Roots and Tiesto will also be performing at the all ages festival. Instead of a traditional ticketed festival, Global Citizen will be rewarding people who take action with free tickets! Earn your free ticket here or purchase a VIP ticket here.
fun. was on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night and premiered and brand new song called “Harsh Lights.” If you missed it or want to hear it again, check it out here.
Andrew is creating 150 works of custom pie art and he wants to make one for you. Visit www.paintingsofpie.com to order your pie.
Profits from the project will be donated to an animal shelters in the Detroit area.
It isn’t out until tomorrow, but you can listen to an advance stream of fun.’s Record Store Day release Point & Light. The 10” vinyl features five demos from the album Aim & Ignite. There isn’t a comprehensive list of stores selling Point & Light, but there is a list of stores participating in RSD at recordstoreday.com. We’d suggest calling your local store to see if they’ll have copies in stock.
The United Nation’s Free & Equal campaign aims to raise awareness of homophobic and transphobic violence and discrimination, and encourage greater respect for the rights of LGBT people everywhere. We’re proud to announce that fun. has joined Free & Equal in fighting for LGBT rights. Click here to learn more and find out how you can get involved.
Our friends at Nettwerk Music Group will be releasing the Point & Light 10” (aka the Aim & Ignite demos) on Record Store Day! The 2,000 copies will be pressed on rainbow splatter vinyl and come in a gatefold package. It’ll feature demos of the following tracks:
At Least I’m Not As Sad (As I Used To Be)
Light A Roman Candle
I Wanna Be The One
Get your copy at an independent record store near you on April 19th. You can see a partial store list here, but we’d suggest calling the store near you in advance. We’re working on figuring something out for everyone who doesn’t have an independent record store near them.