Columbia Records and Nickelodeon’s multiplatinum-selling boy band Big Time Rush and teen vocalist Victoria Justice announced today that they will headline their “Summer Break Tour,” and will make a stop at Bangor’s Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion on Wednesday, July 24. Olivia Somerlyn will be support for this tour. Tickets go on sale on Saturday, April 6, are $31.75-$87.75, and are available at waterfrontconcerts.com, ticketmaster.com, at Mark’s Music in Brewer or by calling 800-745-3000. For information on the tour, visit www.SummerBreakTour.com.
Big Time Rush are currently recording their third album, set to release in early Summer 2013. The release will feature brand new music that will debut on the upcoming season of the hit Nickelodeon TV series, “Big Time Rush.” Big Time Rush’s second album released by Columbia Records/Nickelodeon, “Elevate,” was the follow-up to the group’s blockbuster debut, 2010’s gold-certified “BTR.” The band’s 2012 summer anthem single “Windows Down,” has garnered over 15 million video views and quickly climbed the radio charts becoming their third consecutive charting single at Pop radio. To date, Big Time Rush has sold close to 4 million singles.
Victoria Justice starred in the hit Nickelodeon series “Victorious,” which recently won its second Kids’ Choice Award. Prior to having her own series, Victoria starred in “Zoey 101.” In 2012 she starred alongside Chelsea Handler and Johnny Knoxville in the movie “Fun Size.” Victoria has been nominated for a Teen Choice, Kids’ Choice, NAACP Image, ALMA and Imagen Foundation Award. She has been on the cover of Teen Vogue, Seventeen and Latina and has made appearances on “The Jimmy Fallon Show,” “The View,” and “Ellen.” Her hit single, “Freak the Freak Out” has been certified gold and has sold over 3 million digital downloads.