Rixton Announces Tour Dates in LA, Vegas & NYC This May (@RixtonOfficial)

RixtonBritish Pop/Rock/R&B bandRixtonannounce their upcoming May tour of select cities kicking offMay 13thinLos Angeles, with three shows inLas Vegas before wrapping up onMay 28thin NYC. TheLAandNYCshows go on sale April 12that10amlocal time and tickets to theLas Vegasdates are open to the public. Rixton made their US debut with the release of theirMe And My Broken Heart EPout now. The band is set to perform the title track first single onthe TODAY Showlive from Rockefeller Center onMay 28th, while the song has already cracked the Top 40 chart coming in at #16 this week and continues to climb also ranking as the # 1 Most Shazzamed new track this week in the US.

MTV has named Rixton as a 2014 “Artist To Watch” and recently premiered the“Me And My Broken Heart”music video worldwide. Check it outHEREalong with an acoustic performance of the singleHERE. Rixton has also been selected byVEVO, the world’s leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform with over 5.5 billion monthly views globally, for its emerging artists program,LIFT. Fans can visit VEVO’s apps, VEVO.com and syndication partner web sites for the opportunity to get to know the band through exclusive interviews, performance videos and behind-the-scenes footage.

Hailing fromManchester, UKfoursomeRixtonare lead singer and rhythm guitaristJake Roche, bass/keys, backing vocalistDanny Wilkin, lead guitarist and backing vocalist,Charley Bagnall, and drummerLewi Morgan. Jake and Danny started writing together 3 years ago and two years later they were introduced to Charley through mutual friends. A year later they stumbled upon Lewi in a back alley of aManchesterpub (playing pots and pans) and asked him to join the band. Drawing comparisons to Maroon 5, Rixtonoffer up a wealth of addictive pop/rock/R&B built on their own brand of songwriting, instrumentation and vocal harmonies. The bandhas been steadily gaining a large YouTube following from their reimagined covers of tracks includingTaylor Swift’s “Trouble”,Rita Ora’s “How We Do (Party)”,Chris Brown’s “Don’t Wake Me Up”,R. Kelly’s “Ignition”eventually catching the ear of talent managerScooter Braun. Working with Grammy winning producerBenny Blanco, Rixton are set to deliver their debut album on School Boy/Giant Little Man/Mad Love/Interscope Records later this year.

Tour Dates:

05/13/14 Los Angeles, CA The Roxy
05/23/14 Las Vegas, NV The Cosmopolitan The Book and Stage
05/24/14 Las Vegas, NV The Cosmopolitan The Book and Stage
05/25/14 Las Vegas, NV The Cosmopolitan The Book and Stage
05/28/14 New York, NY The Studio at Webster Hall

Photo: Interscope

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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