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Alabama Shakes, a four-member band hailing from Athens, Alabama has managed to amaze and fascinate the listeners with their poignant music compositions and raw energy. Rising out of nowhere, the band has quickly become one of the most sought after groups in the country. With a simple approach to music, the band makes every performance a treat to watch. Their style oozes a rawness that radiates pure passion for music and nothing else. With 'Brittany Howard' as the vocalist, 'Steve Johnson' rocking the drums, 'Zac Cockrell' as bassist and 'Heath Fogg' the guitarist, the Shakes have managed to produce heartfelt music that stands out and shines through today's crowded music space. Their music has been praised by several renowned critics who have cited Howard's powerful vocals as a major point of interest. The group has made several appearances on TV shows including "Conan" and the "Late Show with David Letterman". After the success of their self-titled debut EP, released in September 2011, the group was signed to the Rough Trade Records. Their first studio album "Boys & Girls" was released in April 2012 that charted high all around the world, bringing commercial fame to the band. This season, the Shakes are all set to woo the fans with a string of concerts and live shows lined up. In order to catch the band members live on stage, the audience can acquire the Alabama Shakes Fly Golden Eagle tickets and hop on an enthralling musical ride.
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Established around 2009, the band came into existence when Zac Cockrell and Brittney Howard started meeting after school to practice music. Both Zac and Brittany were attending the 'East Limestone High School' at the time. They settled on roots rock after trying their hands on several genres including progressive rock. After writing some material, they requested Steve Johnson to join the band as their drummer. Steve was working at a local music store prior to joining the band. Initially dubbed as only 'The Shakes', the three member band started recording their songs at the Decatur based studio. Impressed by the group's demo, Heath Fogg joined the group as a guitarist and the Shakes started producing music. Apart from recording original material, the group also worked on covers songs by the bands such as 'AC/DC', 'Otis Redding', 'James Brown' and 'Led Zeppelin'. They were invited at a local music concert where they performed these covers under a forty-five minute set. It was before this concert that the band renamed itself, adding Alabama in order to avoid same-name conflict with other bands.
In 2011, the band released their EP "Alabama Shakes". The EP drew widespread media attention especially on the internet. Songs such as "You Ain't Alone", "On Your Way", "I Found You" and "Hold On" managed to put the Shakes into the spotlight. The band was invited to play at the famous CMJ music festival, where the group managed to sway the crowd with their live performance. They caught the attention of renowned music critic "Jon Pareles" who praised the band's energy and magical sound. The group's notoriety continued to spread around the music circuit when their single "You Ain't Alone" featured in a jewelry advertisement for the popular brand "Zales". During the same year, the Shakes made it to the list of MTV's "11 Artists to Watch in 2012". All the media coverage brought the Shakes in the limelight, allowing the group to mesmerize the audiences at respectable music concerts and festivals around the country. In 2012, the band finally released their debut studio album "Boys & Girls". The album was an instant hit amongst the audience. It peaked at number one spot on the UK Record Store chart, number three on the UK Top Album chart, number eight on the US Billboard 200 chart and number five in Ireland. It was certified silver status in the UK.
Since the release of their debut album, the Shakes have won several accolades and honors including a "Best Live Performance" nomination at the MTV U-Woodie. Their live shows allure thousands and thousands of fans. The group continues to sway the crowd with their electrifying aura and passionate music. The fans are always on a lookout to grab cheap Alabama Shakes Fly Golden Eagle tickets. This season, the audience can acquire cheap Alabama Shakes Fly Golden Eagle tickets and witness the band deliver another breathtaking musical performance live on stage.
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