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Alt-Rock sensation Switchfoot to tour India with Micromax Vh1 Rock Rules
Mumbai: This March, Vh1 is all set to bring international alt-rock sensation Switchfoot to India with Micromax Vh1 Rock Rules! This tour marks the debut performance of the California-based, Grammy award-winning band in India. Alt-Rock fans will get a chance to witness their favorite band perform LIVE in India in Mumbai, Pune and Gurgaon at Hard Rock Café on 25th, 27th and 29th March respectively.
After the release of the impressive nine studio albums and becoming one of the most well-known rock bands in the world, Switchfoot is geared up to finally take Indian fans down a nostalgic lane with their three-city tour. Being their maiden trip to India, Switchfoot will entertain their fans with the best hits of their eighteen successful years.
Ferzad Palia, EVP & Head – English Entertainment, Viacom18 says, “Switchfoot has created a rage amongst the Indian audience with their super-hit tracks and albums for several years. We are immensely delighted to present the band’s maiden tour in India through Micromax Vh1 Rock Rules.”
“I had the chance to visit India on my own a few years back, and it blew my mind. Ever since, I’ve been begging for the chance to bring my bandmates back with me to play some shows. We can’t wait to bring these songs to India!” – Jon Foreman, Switchfoot
Switchfoot became a sensation with their popular tracks in ‘A Walk To Remember’. The band then commenced their journey to success with hit singles such as ‘We are One Tonight’, ‘Need To Live’ to name a few. The band comprises of singer/songwriter Jon Foreman, his younger brother (and co-writer) Tim Foreman on bass, drummer Chad Butler and multi-instrumentalist Jerome Fontamillas. Their tracks have also been an integral part of renowned TV series Dawson’s Creek, Party of Five and Felicity. Their super hit single, ‘This is Home’ has also been featured in The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian.