(Almost) everything in the European web store is on sale for 20% off from today until July 25th.
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.
It took a while, but “Sight of The Sun” from last year’s Girls soundtrack is finally available as a stand alone digital single. You can download it today on iTunes.
fun. will be taking a quick break from writing to open for Bruce Springsteen on Sunday April 6th at the NCAA March Madness Music Festival in Dallas, TX! Best of all, the concert is free and open to the public. Get more info here.
The band will also be heading back to Colorado this summer to play the Jazz Aspen Snowmass festival on Friday August 29th. Tickets for that show go on sale Friday March 14th at 9AM MST. Get more info here.