Sugarland To Be Featured In American Express Concert Series
October 13, 2010 at 2:59 PM (PT)
MERCURY/NASHVILLE duo SUGARLAND has been chosen by AMERICAN EXPRESS as the next artist to perform in their concert series, “Unstaged: An Original Series From AMERICAN EXPRESS.” The show will take place at the BEST BUY THEATER in NEW YORK CITY on OCTOBER 18th, directed by filmmaker KENNY ORTEGA.
The performance will feature surprise musical guests and will be streamed live at 9p (ET) at www.youtube.com/sugarlandvevo. Fans can enhance their concert viewing experience by the “Choose Your Cam” option (switching between the director’s main stream and alternate “front row” vantage points), vote online and via text message for which song will be performed as an encore, receive exclusive downloads via mobile phone, ask questions to the band via TWITTER and more.
Concurrently, SUGARLAND has released the official trailer for "Blood Love Hope Lust and Steam," a 40-minute documentary that chronicles the making of their fourth studio album, "The Incredible Machine." Directed, produced, and shot in HD by VALARIE ALLYN BIENAS, the documentary takes fans into the studio and on stage with JENNIFER NETTLES and KRISTIAN BUSH as they record the new album and rehearse for their current 2010 "Incredible Machine Tour." The documentary will be available on the deluxe edition of "The Incredible Machine" CD as well as the iTUNES LP.â€¨â€¨
In addition to the documentary, SUGARLAND will also present "Living Liner Notes," available exclusively on the "Incredible Machine" iTUNES LP. For the first time ever, liner notes come to life through track-by-track video narratives of each song's recording process. To give fans a taste of what to expect, www.sugarlandmusic.com will present the "Living Liner Note" for title track "Incredible Machine" TOMORROW (10/14). "The Incredible Machine" hits stores the following TUESDAY (10/19).
Watch the "Blood Love Hope Lust and Steam" trailer here.