Durham, NC (PRWEB) August 26, 2014
Platinum-selling singer-songwriter Phillip Phillips has announced dates for his North American headline tour including a stop at DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, on November 2, 2014.
Tickets go on sale Friday, August 29 at 10 a.m.:
Friends of DPAC members may place their orders starting August 27. Joining Friends of DPAC is free, and you can register at http://www.dpacnc.com/fod.
The comprehensive tour comes after Phillips’ “Behind the Light” (19 Entertainment/Interscope) was released to critical acclaim. His new single, “Unpack Your Heart,” is the second track released from the album, following the hit song “Raging Fire.”
“Behind The Light” is the follow-up to Phillips’ hugely successful debut album, “The World from the Side of the Moon,” which spawned the single “Home” -- one of the biggest tracks of 2012 with more than 5 million copies sold. “The World from the Side of the Moon” sold more than 1 million copies and debuted at #4 on the Billboard Top 200 Album chart and #1 on the Billboard Rock Album chart; successful tours both as a headliner and with Matchbox 20 and John Mayer followed. “The World from the Side of the Moon” also featured the platinum single “Gone, Gone, Gone.” Since winning season 11 of “American Idol,” Phillips has sold more than 2 million albums and more than 9 million singles.
Since its opening in 2008, DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, has become the center for live entertainment in the Triangle. Recognized for its contemporary design, DPAC features 2,700 seats, intimate sightlines and state-of-the art sound and video. Listed four times in the top 10 in Pollstar magazine’s annual worldwide theater attendance rankings, DPAC is currently the #3 ranked theater in the U.S.
What is up next at DPAC? Back by Popular Demand LYLE LOVETT AND HIS LARGE BAND (August 27), Superstar Comedian from Comedy Central’s Reno 911! NICK SWARDSON (September 28), and The Best of Jethro Tull Performed by IAN ANDERSON (October 4).
For more information please go to http://www.DPACnc.com.