Forward of the discharge of its new studio album “Planet Zero” on July 1, SHINEDOWN is placing Planet Zero in orbit, unveiling its interactive app, the Planet Zero Observer.
By permitting entry to location and gyroscope in your cell system, followers can uncover Planet Zero in orbit, plus different secrets and techniques within the sky. Through the use of the Observer, followers can unlock unique content material, messages from SHINEDOWN and Cyren, an insidious and unsettling robotic character that seems all through “Planet Zero”, share content material, and way more.
The Planet Zero Observer was designed by Lee Martin, an in-demand inventive who develops cutting-edge digital experiences and content material, pushing the boundaries of how we work together and have interaction with music.
Click on right here to obtain the Planet Zero Observer.
As beforehand reported, SHINEDOWN will have a good time the arrival of “Planet Zero” with a free Veeps international livestream of its record-release-day occasion on July 1. Going down at Daddy Kool Information in St. Petersburg, Florida, starting at 3 p.m. EST, SHINEDOWN will carry out a ticketed free outside present adopted by a celebration and signing in-store with followers.
Please go to the occasion web page right here to get entry to the free ticket to this particular release-day livestream expertise, which will probably be shared with followers worldwide by Veeps, a premium live performance streaming platform launched by Joel and Benji Madden and a part of Dwell Nation Leisure.
Followers who wish to attend the efficiency in-person at Daddy Kool Information can declare a free ticket right here. The primary 500 individuals to pre-order “Planet Zero” on unique clear LP/CD and choose in-store pick-up because the delivery choice right here will probably be assured entry to the in-store signing (which is separate from the efficiency ticket). The albums will probably be distributed in retailer on the signing following the present.
Earlier this month, SHINEDOWN launched a hovering and poignant anthem, “Daylight”. The observe is the most recent addition to a catalog that has earned the SHINEDOWN members recognition for his or her well timed and related messages behind their chart-topping hits that resonate with not solely their international viewers and the rock group, however the larger public and our tradition at massive. With greater than 6.5 billion international streams, the report for essentially the most mainstream rock No. 1 hits ever, platinum or gold certification for all their albums, and main media reward, SHINEDOWN has cemented their standing as one of the important and forward-thinking powerhouses in music.
“Planet Zero”‘s beforehand launched lead single “Planet Zero” and album observe “The Saints Of Violence And Innuendo” launched an album that’s an incisive but optimistic have a look at the fractures and frays of a society that has undergone many challenges in the previous few years, seeing SHINEDOWN tackle the forces which might be preserving us divided at a time once we must be coming collectively. The high-concept, viscerally charged album, produced by SHINEDOWN‘s Eric Bass, takes a tough have a look at the divisiveness amongst these of differing ideologies, cancel tradition ran rampant, the toxicity of social media, the necessity for honesty in our public discourse, and the corrosive results of this stuff on psychological well being and humanity. A dystopian saga that warns of harmful dehumanizing penalties, “Planet Zero” is a reminder that if we shut one another down, we threat shedding empathy, respect for each other, and our skill to speak and unify in a approach that results in precise progress and understanding. The album additionally shares hope, perseverance, triumph, and reminders that all of us want each other, like on “Daylight”. In any case, it’s the band’s impassioned striving for unity that has lengthy been on the coronary heart of their inventive output.
The “Planet Zero” world tour (produced by Dwell Nation) begins in Bonner Springs, Kansas on September 3 with particular visitors JELLY ROLL and John Harvie, kicking off a U.S. run of fall exhibits that can see the record-breaking, chart-topping band carry their new music, No. 1 hits, fan favorites and largest stage present but to cities from coast to coast. The routing additionally consists of competition performances at Louder Than Life on September 23 in Louisville, Kentucky and Aftershock on October 9 in Sacramento, California.
Three weeks in the past, SHINEDOWN launched into a Europe run of competition performances and choose exhibits with IRON MAIDEN and can observe it by Canadian dates with particular visitors POP EVIL and AYRON JONES in July and August.
Photograph credit score: Sanjay Parikh