Palladia, MTV Networks’ high-definition music channel will exclusively premiere the sold-out performance of the GRAMMY award-nominated band The Fray, in “The Fray: Live In NYC” on Saturday, February 14 at 9pm. The concert which taped on February 4 at Webster Hall in New York City is part of The Rhapsody Rocks concert series and part of VH1 and Rhapsody’s ultimate fan sweepstakes for The Fray’s new album, The Fray (epic).
In the concert, “The Fray: Live In NYC,” the band will perform songs from their hit album How To Save A Life and songs from their new self-titled album, The Fray. Songs performed will include “You Found Me,” “How To Save A Life,” “Over My Head,” “Never Say Never” and “Say When” among others.
VH1 has also thrown their multiplatform support behind the band with the advance listen program “The Leak” on VH1.com/music which allowed fans to listen to The Fray and buy the album a week in advance of the February 3 release date. The video for “You Found Me” exclusively premiered on VH1’s Top 20 Countdown on December 13 and The Fray will appear on a special Top 20 Video Countdown from VH1’s Lift Ticket to Ride ’09 event on March 14 from Beaver Creek, Colorado.
Palladia, MTV Networks’ high-definition music channel, launched in January 2006 and features original music-based programming for a variety of music genres, including hip hop, rock, country, pop, reggaeton, soul and more, as well as HDTV acquisitions and original content from MTV Networks Music Group’s MTV, VH1, and CMT family of services. The channel has grown to 12 million households and is available on major U.S. carriers including Comcast, Cox, Verizon FiOS, Time Warner, Dish, DIRECTV, Charter, AT&T U-verse and Insight.
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