Billy Talent Tickets
Billy Talent is one of those punk rock bands whose music has always been celebrated with full on zest and energy. Their ability to come up with experimental sounds on every album has always kept them ahead of the pack. Other than punk rock they have infused post-hardcore and alternative rock in their genres. Having been entertaining their fans for the longest time they have proved their mettle as utterly talented musicians who are here to stay. Billy Talent has not only had a massively successful career in Canada but has also left a lasting impression on their listeners in America. With Ben Kowalewicz’ powerful vocals and the band’s fresh musical arrangements the upcoming concert will definitely be hard to miss. So purchase Billy Talent tickets to enjoy the true essence of a rock band to the very core.
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The Devil on My Shoulder hit makers originated in Canada in 1993 by the name of Pezz. Before reaching their prime in the music fraternity they were an underground band which performed at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Secondary School. In their existence of over two decades Billy Talent has earned various accolades in addition to countless nominations. Initially, they carved a niche in the indie music scene with their edgy songs and lyrics. Thus paving way for the early recordings; Demoluca, Dudebox and Watoosh which released in 1994, 1995 and 1999 respectively. Although these albums did not make it big but proved fruitful in establishing their unique sound and lyrical quality. Hence it was in the late 1990s when the band finally defeat the odds and came out on top. The vast array of genres and an avant-garde approach to music makes every composition of theirs worthwhile. So join them live in concert by buying Billy Talent tickets and be a part of another explosive performance.
Furthermore, the encounter with Gavin Broen, the Juno Award winning record producer and a musician opened doors for long-awaited mainstream success. The same year also witnessed some major alterations in the band’s sound which had now diverted to a considerably louder and more aggressive punk rock side. Fortunately the new sound gave a fresh feel to the music and met with a warm embrace by their fans. Moreover, the release of the self titled album in 2003 helped them emerge as a true rock band and eventually confirmed their potential. The album took the music scene by storm and achieving critical and commercial success for the very first time. It spawned hit singles like Try Honesty, River Below and Nothing to Lose. Owing to the unprecedented success of the album Billy Talent conquered the music scene not only in Canada but also in the United States and Europe. In addition to that, the band amassed two Juno Awards for the Best Album of the Year and Best Band of the Year. Not only that, they also swept MuchMusic Video Awards accompanied by various nominations.
Adding to the skyrocketing popularity was the 3 x Platinum Certification by the Canadian Recording Industry Association and a Gold Certification in Germany. The next studio album further strengthened their existence. As every album of Billy Talent’s speaks for an experimental rendition Billy Talent II was no different. This time around the band meandered around the mellow side while reflecting a realistic approach in the lyrics. Jonathan Gallant, the bassist remarks, “We wanted to do something completely different…general theme of the record is trust, the lack thereof or breaking up, that seemed to fuel the record”. Moreover, the album produced hits such as Red Flags, Turn Your Back, This Suffering, Fallen Leaves and Surrender. The album hit the number one spot on Canadian Album Chart. In Germany it not only claimed the first spot again but was one of the top ten selling albums in the country. Moreover, in 2007 it sold seven hundred thousand units worldwide. It further led to 3x Platinum and 3x Gold certification in Canada and Germany, in that order.
The year 2009 welcomed them with the release of their third studio album, Billy Talent III which was another benchmark of quality. It garnered 2x Platinum Certification in Canada while topping the Canadian Album Charts. It generated the singles; Rusted from the Rain, Devil on My Shoulder, Saint Veronika, Diamond on a Landmine, and Viking Death March. Billy Talent is no stranger to endless tours and collaborations. They have performed with local and international bands; Taxi Violence, Zebra and Giraffe, Blink-182, Guns N’ Roses, Young Guns, and My Chemical Romance are just a few to mention. To find out what the forthcoming concert has in store for the hardcore rock fans, get your hands on cheap Billy Talent tickets.
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