December 3, 2013 by Nicola Love If you had walked past Glasgow’s 02 ABC at around 4pm this evening, you would have been surprised to see a 50-strong crowd standing barefoot in the street. This shoe-less movement is commonplace at a Hanson show though, as the band rustle up local fans to take part in […]
Hanson will be hosting 1 mile walks during the UK and European leg of their Anthem World Tour. Details: December 3rd in Glasgow: Meet outside ABC O2 at 3pm. December 5th in Manchester: Meet outside the Ritz at 3pm. December 6th in Cardiff: Meet outside Solus at 3pm. December 8th in London: Meet outside […]
The trio of brothers from Tulsa, Okla., scaled the pop heights in 1997 like few other acts in that decade, with global multiplatinum honors for the single “MMMBop” and album “Middle of Nowhere” (Mercury). Now, a combination of hard work, business savvy and an experienced new independent partner is creating an audience for Hanson beyond the top 40 format.
On the evidence of an acoustic London show Nov. 5 at Shepherd’s Bush Empire club, that audience comprises new admirers and original fans from the act’s teen-driven commercial heyday.
Hanson’s first album in four years, “Underneath,” was released last spring in the United States on the group’s 3CG label, distributed by Alternative Distribution Alliance. It debuted on The Billboard 200 at No. 25, its peak position.