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Show Preview: James Durbin to kick off tour at the Viper Room on January 3

January 2, 2014
James Durbin will kick off his 2014 acoustic US tour on January 3, 2014 at The Viper Room in Los Angeles. The six week tour will end on February15 at The Catalyst in Durbin's home town of Santa Cruz, California. Kelley James will be direct support on all shows.

Durbin will release his sophomore CD "Celebrate" on April 8 th on Wind-up Records. Durbin co-wrote 10 of the albums 11 tracks on the cd produced by Scott Stevens. The first single from "Celebrate" is “Parachute” “Parachute” is available on iTunes now and will impact Hot AC & Top 40 radio in January 2014.

“Parachute” is the first new music from Durbin since his last two singles “Love Me Bad” and “Stand Up” were released in 2011. The single “Love Me Bad” hit the Top 30 at Hot AC/Top 40 radio. The anthemic NFL rock single “Stand Up” landed in the Top 20 and was the official NFL anthem used on jumbotrons nationwide during the NFL’s 2011-12 seasons. Both tracks were featured on Durbin's debut release "Memories Of A Beautiful Disaster" which debuted in the Top 10 on Billboard’s Rock Album chart and #36 on Billboard’s Top 200 Album chart. The album has sold over 120,000 copies to date and was named one of Billboard’s Best Rock Albums of 2012.