WSOU/South Orange, NJ, Helps Killswitch Engage Take Over NYC
February 24, 2016 at 11:16 AM (PT)
SETON HALL UNIVERSITY Rock WSOU (89.5 FM PIRATE RADIO)/SOUTH ORANGE, NJ, is helping KILLSWITCH ENGAGE take NEW YORK CITY by storm with a weeklong series of concerts presented by the heavy metal radio station.
As a part of its 30TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT SERIES, WSOU presents the band for their five-day “takeover” in NEW YORK, MARCH 6th through 11th at venues around the city, including THE GRAMERCH THEATRE (MARCH 6th), BOWERY BALLROOM (MARCH 7th), BROOKLYN's SAINT VITUS (MARCH 9th), the MARLIN ROOM at WEBSTER HALL (MARCH 10th) and BROOKLYN's ROUGH TRADE NYC (MARCH 11th).
KILLSWITCH ENGAGE will be releasing their new album, "Incarnate," during the last show of the series at ROUGH TRADE NYC. WSOU will also be highlighting the album the week following its release.
Commented WSOU PD MOLLY MELLER: “KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, by far, is one of the best live shows I’ve seen. It is an honor to be presenting them for their 'Incarnate' NYC takeover. I know our listeners and the band’s fans cannot wait for the new album and this series of NEW YORK shows.”
Information about the concert series can be found at www.wsou.net and www.killswitchengage.com/. All the shows are sold out except the MARCH 7th show at the BOWERY BALLROOM. Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com.
“2016 is a year of milestones for WSOU,” noted GM MARK MABEN. “Just as we wrap up our celebrations of the 50th anniversary of our sports call-in show ‘Hall Line’ we move on to celebrating the 30th anniversary of our current loud rock format. WSOU’s listeners and staff will have a lot events to revel in throughout the rest of the year.”