Train Rolls Into Mohegan Sun

2012-04-20

Rock band Train set to play live in  Arena on August 19th

Grammy Award-winning American Rock band Train with special guests Mat Kearney and Andy Grammer will kick off their first U.S. tour in support of their latest studio album, California 37 and will rock Mohegan Sun Arena this summer on Sunday, August 19th at 7:30pm. 
Tickets are $39.50 and go on sale Friday, April 27th at 10:00am through Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office starting Saturday, April 28th at 10:00am, subject to availability.
The much awaited successor to 2009’s multi-platinum Save Me, San Francisco (which showcased 2009’s “Hey, Soul Sister,” the top-selling song of 2010), California 37 is available everywhere now. Train recorded California 37 in San Francisco and Los Angeles with Butch Walker and Espionage producing.  
Released as a digital download in January, “Drive By” has become Train’s latest bona fide international sensation and is top 5 across the world and #1 in Germany, the Netherlands, Finland, India, New Zealand and Switzerland.  In the US, the record’s currently Top 10 on iTunes and #13 on the Billboard Hot 100. “Drive By” has already sold over 1.5 million downloads worldwide. 
The multi-platinum band Train made its mark on music history with the Grammy Award-winning song “Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me)” and chart-topping singles like “Meet Virginia” and “Calling All Angels.” Train earned its third Grammy in 2011 for the worldwide smash “Hey, Soul Sister” from Save Me, San Francisco.  The top-selling single of 2010, “Hey, Soul Sister” reached #1 at radio in the U.S. and in 15 countries abroad. Save Me, San Francisco has sold over one million copies worldwide and over ten million singles.  In addition to taking the sales and radio worlds by storm, Train has made numerous television appearances, performing on the NFC Championship Game, American Music Awards, the Grammy Nomination Concert, Crossroads, The Today Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Monday Night Football, A&E Private Sessions, America’s Got Talent, The View, Dancing With The Stars,  Live! With Regis and Kelly, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Bachelor, Rachael Ray and more.
Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked the 5th best venue in the world by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 and 2010 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.”  Venues Today also ranked Mohegan Sun Arena #4 in 2011. For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com. For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.