Counting Crows to Play Peoria

Monday, October 13, 2014, 2:00 A.M.

Counting Crows to Play Peoria

Counting Crows Continue Worldwide

Somewhere Under Wonderland Tour

At The 1st Annual CT’ Snowball- 99.9 WWCT’s Annual Holiday Concert

At The SMG Managed Peoria Civic Center Theater

Thursday, December 4th at 7:30pm


(October 13, 2014) – After releasing the highly anticipated Somewhere Under Wonderland CD this September with a debut at #6 on the Billboard Top 200, Counting Crows will be continuing their Somewhere Under Wonderland tour this Winter with dates across the Midwest. Known as one of the most dynamic live bands performing today, they will be performing songs from their recent 6th Top 10 album, which critics have been claiming as the “band’s best”, as well as their extensive catalog. The tour begins December 4 in Peoria, IL, continuing on through Detroit, Indianapolis, and others, wrapping in Davenport, IA on December 16. Pre-sale tickets go on sale Wednesday, October 15, and tickets for most shows will be available to the general public starting Friday, October 17. Counting Crows will also be touring across Europe this November. For more information, visit

Joining as the tour’s supporting act will be Twin Forks, the folk rock band started in 2011 by Chris Carrabba (Dashboard Confessional, Further Seems Forever). They released their self-titled debut studio album in February 2014.

In 2014, Counting Crows will take the Somewhere Under Wonderland tour to Australia, Canada, and back to the U.S. and U.K. for additional dates. For more information, visit


Tickets are $69 and $59 and go on sale Friday, October 17th at 11am. Tickets will be available at the box office, all Ticketmaster outlets,, or charge at 800-745-3000. The Peoria Civic Center is located at 201 SW Jefferson Street.  More info at




About Counting Crows:

Counting Crows – Adam Duritz (vocals), Jim Bogios (drums), David Bryson (guitar), Charlie Gillingham (keyboards), David Immergluck (guitar), Millard Powers (bass) and Dan Vickrey (guitar) – have sold more than 20 million albums worldwide after exploding onto the music scene with their multiplatinum breakout album August and Everything After in 1993. The band  released their seventh studio album Somewhere Under Wonderland in September., the band’s first new material since 2007. Known for creating unique and innovative concerts and consistently ranked as one of the top live bands performing today, Counting Crows will embark on a world tour throughout 2013-14.


The Peoria Civic Center, an SMG managed facility, is an entertainment and convention venue that contributes significantly to the economic impact on the downtown Peoria area.  For the most up-to-date event information, please check us out on the web at


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