Shinedown Release New Video For
Piano Version of Single “GET UP”
Shinedown has released a new video for their stunning piano version of anthemic single “GET UP,” capturing the camaraderie and spirit behind this special song which has racked up more than 38 million streams and has become a crossover hit at Hot AC after spending several weeks at #1 on Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Songs Chart.
The stripped-down video, propelled by the undeniable power of front man Brent Smith‘s voice, shines a light on the song’s urgent and universal message of hope, empathy and encouragement in the face of struggle. PRESS HERE to watch the video for “GET UP (Piano Version) and check out the first look via Forbes. PRESS HERE to stream/download the track.
Speaking to the human spirit in a time of need and inspired by Brent watching his friend, Shinedown bassist Eric Bass, deal with clinical depression, “GET UP” quickly became a beacon of light for listeners around the globe, connecting with both those going through hardships of all types and those supporting loved ones who may be struggling. The song landed the band on Live with Kelly and Ryan, was heard during the Walter Payton Award during the Super Bowl Pregame show among other television spots, has garnered praise from the likes of Forbes, Huffington Post, Salon, Rolling Stone, Consequence of Sound, Buzzfeed, Parade, Popdust, Grammy.com and more, and broke a new record for Shinedown giving the band the most Rock Airplay Top 10s ever and their 13th #1 on Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Songs Chart (the second most in the history of the chart, tied with Van Halen).
Additionally, Shinedown has announced new fall tour dates on their 2019 ATTENTION ATTENTION World Tour, produced by Frank Productions, beginning September 17th through October 19th. Papa Roach, Asking Alexandria, and Savage After Midnight will support on select dates. Fan club presale is underway now. Citi is the official presale credit card for the tour (excluding Canada). As such, Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase presale tickets now until May 16th at 10pm local time through Citi EntertainmentSM. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com. Venue and radio pre-sale tickets will begin May 16th at 10am local time. General on-sale begins May 17th at 10am local time. Full routing below. For more details, please visit www.shinedown.com.
Shinedown has been selling out arenas and receiving rave reviews during their tour, backed by their biggest, most eye-popping production yet. The band’s limited run of ‘An Evening With Shinedown’ shows is about to wrap up next week before the summer run kicks off June 21stwith support from Badflower, Dinosaur Pile-Up, and Broken Hands. Shinedown will also headline WNOR Lunatic Luau 2019 on May 17 in Virginia Beach, VA, MMRBQ on May 18 in Camden, NJ, Rocklahoma on May 24 in Pryor, OK, Inkcarceration Festival on July 12 in Mansfield, OH, andRiff Fest on July 13 in Detroit, MI.
Shinedown’s chart-topping album ATTENTION ATTENTION (PRESS HERE to listen), out now via Atlantic Records, simultaneously hit #1 on Billboard’s Alternative, Top Rock and Hard Rock Albums Charts, debuted Top 5 on the Billboard 200 and spawned current Top 10 Active Rock hit “MONSTERS,” #1 Active Rock hit “DEVIL,” and the rousing track “THE HUMAN RADIO,” in addition to “GET UP.”
PRAISE FOR SHINEDOWN & “GET UP”
“At it’s core, ‘GET UP’ deals with empathy. Smith’s lyrics reflect a shared experience…pain can be a universal human experience and that sense of unconditional support and solidarity is the driving factor behind the song…” – Salon
“Emotional and personal…cinematic and nuanced…’GET UP’ which began as a song written for a friend and bandmate, is now bringing its inspiring message to millions of listeners.” – HuffPost
“…[ATTENTION ATTENTION is] a deeply confessional brilliant piece of work…most rock bands don’t possess what Shinedown does – unfathomable talent, an unwavering fan base and unbridled tenacity.” –Buzzfeed
“…conviction, authenticity, and real life intensity. Brent Smith and Shinedown are familiar purveyors of all those artistic qualities.” – No Depression
ABOUT SHINEDOWN & ATTENTION ATTENTION
Shinedown – Brent Smith [vocals], Zach Myers [guitar], Eric Bass [bass, production], and Barry Kerch [drums] – has sold more than 10 million albums and 10 million singles worldwide, has 13 platinum and gold singles and four platinum and gold albums, and 14 #1 Active Rock hits, and more than 1.5 billion total overall streams to date. Each of Shinedown’s 25 charting singles on Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Songs Chart has reached the Top 10 – an unparalleled feat.
The story that unfolds on new studio album ATTENTION ATTENTION is a poignant and enduring statement about humanity, touching on topics such as overcoming struggles, mental health, not being afraid to fail and the resolve of the human spirit. Given the deeply personal nature of the record, Shinedown went in-house for production for the first time ever, enlisting bassist Eric Bass to produce and mix the album in its entirety.