(May 19, 2014) – Counting Crows have signed an agreement with Capitol Records for the Fall release of their forthcoming studio album, Somewhere Under Wonderland, it was announced today by Capitol Music Group Chairman & CEO Steve Barnett. It will be the band’s sixth studio album and first since Saturday Nights & Sunday Mornings in 2008.
The band will appear on tonight’s episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers to celebrate the announcement and perform their hit “Round Here.” Late Night airs 12:35/11:35c on NBC.
“I’m happy to announce that the new Counting Crows album SOMEWHERE UNDER WONDERLAND will be coming out this Fall on Capitol Records!!!” said lead vocalist Adam Duritz. “Just like The Beatles!!!”
Barnett commented, “It’s not surprising that Counting Crows have built and maintained such a successful career for more than 20 years. The solid bond between the band and their audience has been forged through their great recordings and exciting live performances, and that relationship will continue with the release of Somewhere Under Wonderland and their forthcoming tour. I join everyone in our company in welcoming Counting Crows to Capitol.”
Counting Crows – Adam Duritz (vocals), Jim Bogios (drums), David Bryson (guitar), Charlie Gillingham (keyboards), David Immerglück (guitar), Millard Powers (bass) and Dan Vickrey (guitar) – have sold more than 20 million albums worldwide after exploding onto the music scene with their multi-platinum breakout album August and Everything After in 1993.
Known for creating unique and innovative concerts and consistently ranked as one of the top live bands performing today, Counting Crows can be seen this summer on the North American leg of their major worldwide tour this summer. The tour kicks off June 11 in Tampa, FL and will
travel through major markets, including their hometown of Berkeley, CA, before concluding in Los Angeles at the historic Greek Theatre on August 17. For more information, click here.