Note: Due to time difference, here's the Time Conversion for Philippines (+8 GMT)
June 30: Grand Opening Party: 10 AM to 1 PM
July 1 until July 7:
Incubus HQ Live: 1AM to 9AM
Intimate (Private) Show: 10AM to 11AM
Incubus Enhances the Fan Experience by Allowing Unprecedented Access
New York, NY û Multi-platinum rock band Incubus have announced today, that they will be celebrating the release of their new album If Not Now, When? with a series of intimate performances at a gallery space called ôIncubus HQ Liveö located in the heart of their hometown, Los Angeles kicking off June 30 û July 6th. With this unique, live, interactive experience, Incubus has discovered a new way to collaborate with their fans allowing them unprecedented access to their whole journey as they prepare for the release of a new album on July 12th and an upcoming world tour. ôIncubus HQ Liveö literally combines the latest in interactive web technology with good, old-fashioned, in-person interaction complete with impromptu live sets, live web streams and instructional clinics all being captured in a real-time documentary. ôIncubus HQ Liveö will be open daily from 10am û 6pm PT, where various members of the band will be present during the day hosting how-to clinics with additional special performances scheduled.
Incubus has spanned the globe playing thousands of sold-out shows on five continents and now they want their fans to get a sneak peek into their lives with this one-of-a-kind event. The ôIncubus HQ Liveö will be equipped with multiple cameras around the space in order to capture all of the action in real time for fans around the world. The entire event will be syndicated online via embedded players on LiveStream hosted on all Incubus web properties as well as a variety of media partners. Additional live streams will come in the form of ôlife streamö cameras placed on each band member as fly-on-the-wall web cams. Fans should tune in for the journey because anything can happen!
Specially designed web properties will allow fans everywhere to interact with the band in real time via Twitter, message boards and photo uploads that will all be projected on the walls of the space for the band and fans to see. Fans who want to gain access to the ôIncubus HQ Liveö during store hours can visit www.incubushqlive.com.
Fans who pre-order the album at www.enjoyincubus.com will get exclusive early access to tickets for the upcoming tour. Upon ordering, fans will immediately be sent Mp3 of singles ôAdolescentsö and ôPromises, Promisesö. An album pre-order is also available on iTunes featuring exclusive content.
Having sold over 13 million albums worldwide, Incubus' extraordinary career has spanned over a decade, and includes six studio albums, which have spawned a total of thirteen Top 10 Rock hits with four singles debuting at #1 upon their release. The multi-platinum quintetÆs last studio album Light Grenades debuted at #1 on BillboardÆs Top 200 (highest charting album debut of bandÆs career) and has sold over 800k copies to-date in the US.
Hailing from Calabasas, California, Brandon Boyd, Mike Einziger and Jose Pasillas formed Incubus in 1991 while they were in high school with Chris Kilmore joining in 1998 and Ben Kenney joining in 2003. The bandÆs break came in 1999 with the singles, ôPardon Me,ö ôStellarö and ôDrive,ö from their second full-length, double-platinum selling disc Make Yourself. The groupÆs third album, Morning View, released in 2001, debuted at #2 on the album chart and included the radio hits ôWish You Were Here,ö ôNice to Know Youö and ôWarning.ö In 2004 Incubus released A Crow Left of the Murder which achieved platinum status on the strength of the #1 hit ôMegalomanic.ö