Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen recording group Gym Class Heroes visited Indianapolis to perform on the ‘Today’ show on Friday (February 3) ahead of Sunday’s Super Bowl. They were joined by Adam Levine of Maroon 5 for a performance of ‘Stereo Hearts’, and then Neon Hitch took the stage with the alternative hip hop group to perform ‘Back Home’. Video at MSN has since been removed.
Gym Class Heroes released their fifth album ‘The Papercut Chronicles II’ on November 15th. Returning to the U.S. following a European tour, Travie McCoy and company will co-headline the Snowstorm Music Tour with T-Pain, kicking off February 9th in Springfield, Illinois.
Check out the tour dates and performance videos below.
Feb. 9 Springfield, IL Prairie Capitol Center
Feb. 10 DeKalb, IL NIU Center
Feb. 11 Lincoln, NE Pershing Auditorium
Feb. 12 Sioux City, IA Tyson Center
Feb. 14 Rapid City, SD Rushmore Plaza Civic Center
Feb. 15 Brookings, SD Swiftel Center
Feb. 16 West Des Moines, IA Val Air Ballroom
Feb. 17 Waterloo, IA McElroyAuditorium
Feb. 18 Fargo, ND The Venue @ The Hub
Feb. 20 Billings, MT The Shrine Auditorium
Feb. 21 Missoula, MT Adams Center
Gym Class Heroes are out with the music video to their new single ‘Ass Back Home’, featuring Neon Hitch, off the Geneva, New York hip hop group’s fifth album ‘The Papercut Chronicles II’, out now on Fueled by Ramen. Watch it via Kyte.tv below.
Gym Class Heroes are out with the video to their new single ‘Live A Little’, off the Geneva, New York alternative hip hop group’s fourth album ‘The Quilt’, available now on Decaydance / Fueled By Ramen. Watch the Dan Dobi directed video which consists of a montage of live performances of the song via YouTube below.
Gym Class Heroes took the stage and performed ‘Cookie Jar’ and ‘Guilty As Charged’ during the mtvU Sunblock Music Festival at Pier Six Concert Pavillion in Baltimore on July 27th. Watch both via mtvU.com below.
Gym Class Heroes were the surprise musical guests at Nintendo’s DSi launch at Universal CityWalk on Saturday (April 4). Hollywire.com has footage of the alt hip hop act performing ‘Guilty as Charged’ via YouTube below.
Gym Class Heroes checked in with a video holiday greeting, with singer Travis McCoy opening up presents – his bandmates – before leading them in a performance of ‘Feliz Navidad’. “Happy Christmas and a Merry New Year,” McCoy said. “I think I fu**ed that up.” Watch it below the cut. (more…)
Gym Class Heroes are out the video to their new single ‘Guilty As Charged’, the third release off the Geneva, New York alternative hip hop group’s fourth album ‘The Quilt’, out now on Decaydance/Fueled by Ramen. Watch it below.
Gym Class Heroes are out with their new album ‘The Quilt’ this week, and Travis McCoy and company posted a clip explaining how fans can buy the record at Target for $9.99 or for $20 at Hot Topic – which also includes a band t-shirt, or on iTunes, where you’ll get bonus tracks. Watch the message via YouTube below.
Rap acts on television this week include:
Kardinal Offishall, who performs with Akon on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ (NBC) on Monday.
LL Cool J, who appears on ‘106 & Park’ (BET) on Monday, ‘Total Request Live’ (MTV) on Tuesday, and ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ (Syndicated) and ‘The Early Show’ (CBS) on Friday.
DJ Khaled, who visits ‘TRL’ (MTV) on Monday.
Tay Dizm, who visits ‘Rap City’ (BET) on Tuesday.
50 Cent, who visits ‘TRL’ (MTV) on Tuesday and ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’ (NBC) on Wednesday.
Gym Class Heroes, who perform on ‘Late Night’ (NBC) on Wednesday.
Tony Yayo, who visits ‘The Weekly Riff’ (Fuse) on Friday.
A behind-the-scenes look at Gym Class Heroes’ photoshoot for their Alternative Press cover story has been posted at the Fueled By Ramen YouTube channel. Check out the footage, taken from an amusement park, below the cut. (more…)