311 Day 2016
March 14, 2016
Los Angeles, CA – (March 14, 2016) – 311 celebrated another successful 311 DAY this past weekend with 2 Arena shows in New Orleans, 15,000 tickets sold, Tickets sold to fans from all 50 US States & 17 countries, 311 played 85 different songs over the 2 nights (including 4 songs with a 25 person gospel choir).
Night 1 Intro Video featured “Happy 311 DAY” well-wishes from No Doubt, Incubus, Deftones, Cypress Hill, Jurassic 5, Sugar Ray, SOJA, Slightly Stoopid, G Love, Anthrax, actors Eric Stonestreet and Jesse Tyler Ferguson of Modern Family, Colin Hanks, comedians Nick Swardson, Tom Green & Eric Andre along with NFL, MLB, Olympic athletes, and a sea of fans from worldwide. 9 minutes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UsLhX8KpQew
Night 2 Intro Video celebrated 25 Years of 311: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q6D_mTgYwU8
311 SUMMER TOUR
311 has announced a 6 week U.S. summer tour, June 29 – Aug 14, that kicks off with 2 nights at the Mandalay Bay Beach in Las Vegas for 4th of July weekend. Matisyahu will support on most summer shows. 311.com/shows
311 AMBER ALE
311 have launched their own beer – 311 Amber Ale. Named after one of the band’s biggest hits “Amber”. The beer is available on draft in select markets and going to cans this summer for national distribution. 311 is partnered with Cigar City Brewing, Rock Brothers Brewing and Nebraska Brewing on the project. With more beers to come, each named after song titles.
311 / EMPIRE STATE BUILDING
Nick Hexum, lead singer of 311, recently ran up the stairs of the Empire State Building in 16 minutes, 2 seconds – winning the race and raising $21,000 for the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation along the way. That’s 1,576 steps, 86 flights.
311 CARIBBEAN CRUISE
311 will soon announce their 5th Cruise, with previous cruises going to Turks & Caicos, two different islands in the Bahamas and Jamaica. The four night / five day cruise is aboard the 3,000 passenger Norwegian Cruise ship.