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The Band Perry

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Merging country, pop, and rock elements into a sharp contemporary sound, the Band Perry is comprised of siblings Kimberly Perry (lead vocals, guitar, and piano), Reid Perry (bass guitar), and Neil Perry (drums, mandolin, and accordion). The group officially formed in the summer of 2005, although the siblings had been singing together at home and in various configurations and bands since their childhood years in Mobile, Alabama. Kimberly, blessed with an expressive and fiery vocal style, joined and fronted her first band when she was only 15 years old, and used her brothers Reid (ten years old) and Neil (eight years old) as roadies. Eventually, the two brothers formed their own band, and often worked as an opening act for their sister. All three still sang together at home, though, perfecting their three-part harmony style and occasionally writing songs.

In 2005, all three officially joined forces as a working band and found themselves on the New Faces of Country tour that same year. Three years later, the group met Garth Brooks' manager Bob Doyle, who liked what he heard from the group and moved the threesome into the studio to work on songs. The recordings caught the attention of Scott Borchetta and Jimmy Harnen of the newly formed Republic Nashville label, which quickly signed the band in the summer of 2009. A debut single, Β“Hip to My Heart,Β” was issued in November of that same year, which also saw the Band Perry begin working on their debut album with producers Nathan Chapman and Paul Worley. A self-titled EP was released in May 2010, followed by a full-length of the same name later in the year.

The Band Perry's eponymous full-length debut was one of the big country hits of 2010, thanks to the number one singles "If I Die Young" and "All Your Life," plus the Top Ten single "You Lie." These singles kept the Band Perry on the charts into 2012, by which time the trio was attempting to record a second album with new producer Rick Rubin. During the sessions, they abandoned Rubin for producer Dann Huff, who helmed the finished album, Pioneer, which appeared in April of 2013, preceded by the number one single "Better Dig Two" and "Done."

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Date Venue Location Tickets
08.07.16 Wolf Trap Vienna, VA US
08.13.16 Tropicana Casino Atlantic City, NJ US
08.14.16 South Shore Music Circus Cohasset, MA US
08.17.16 The Freeman Stage Selbyville, DE US
08.18.16 Maine State Pier Portland, ME US
08.19.16 Havelock Country Jamboree Havelock, ON Canada
08.19.16 Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom Hampton, NH US
08.20.16 Havelock Country Jamboree Havelock, ON Canada
08.21.16 Havelock Country Jamboree Havelock, ON Canada
08.27.16 Alaska State Fair Borealis Theatre Palmer, AK US

Activity

  • 07.25.16 RT @kimberlyperry: Vanderbilt Teen Cancer Center #25k πŸ’› https://t.co/CO5Q3dB3uO
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  • 07.25.16 RT @kimberlyperry: Wait for it...wait for it... #CelebrityFamilyFeud
  • 07.25.16 RT @theneilperry: WE ARE ON @FamilyFeudABC right now!!!! #gowatch!!
  • 07.24.16 #HAPPYBIRTHDAY to our awesome bro @theneilperry. Apparently taking pics in a cemetery was something we did as kids 😬 https://t.co/NZv80X46xL
  • 07.23.16 RT @kimberlyperry: ...like pizza. And he had sideburns like Elvis. And our lives all got so much better because he was now a part of them.…
  • 07.23.16 RT @kimberlyperry: Happy BDAY to my super cool little bro! I remember the day he was born - I was concerned because as a 7 year old I thoug…
  • 07.23.16 πŸ˜‰thx Candice!!! https://t.co/1ac7RVOFfD
  • 07.23.16 sibs in crime. #family #love https://t.co/a5YnrvDlqy
  • 07.21.16 RT @theneilperry: this is my "oh yay another flight!" face 😐 https://t.co/U9kDrzcQSU
  • 07.20.16 RT @theneilperry: been up for almost 48 hrs straight. i'm starting to lose it people!πŸ˜¬πŸ˜€πŸ˜’πŸ™„πŸ˜€πŸ˜ πŸ˜–πŸ˜πŸ™‚πŸ˜΄