311’s 11th studio album Stereolithic debuts at #6 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart
March 19, 2014
This marks 311’s 9th consecutive album to debut in the Top 10. And their 6th straight to debut in the Top 7.
STEREOLITHIC rankings: Rock #1, Indie #1, Digital #5, Top Current Album #6.
Independent release via 311 Records (distributed by INgrooves).
311’s pre-order campaign at Pledge Music had the largest amount of pledges ever for an album pre-sale.
On 3/11, album release day, the band performed their special 311 DAY show at the New Orleans Arena; playing 66 songs over the course of a 5 hour show to an excitable crowd of 10,000 fans, who represented all 50 U.S. States & 15 countries. Playing 311 classics & rarities – the band was also joined on some songs by the 8 piece Rebirth Brass Band and the 13 piece Unity Orchestra.
311 will do Guitar Center Sessions in April for Direct TV, and then tour nationwide, May – August:
Including festivals: Beale Street Music Festival / DC101 Kerfuffle Festival / Carolina Rebellion Festival / Gulfport Music Festival / KJEE Roundup Festival / California Roots Festival / 91-X Fest / Common Grounds Music Festival / Omaha Grassroots Festival.