Breaking Benjamin Coming to Hersheypark Stadium
Tickets on Sale Friday, Feb. 22
(Hershey, Pa. – February 19, 2019 ) — Breaking Benjamin will perform at Hersheypark Stadium on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 5:30 pm as part of WQXA 105.7 the X Summerfest. The multi-platinum rock band Breaking Benjamin will be joined by Chevelle, Three Days Grace, Dorothy and Diamante.
Tickets prices start at $30.10 (processing fees apply). Tickets for this show will be available at Giant Center Box Office. They can be charged by phone at 717-534- 3911 or 800-745- 3000, and online at www.HersheyEntertainment.com or www.TicketMaster.com.
Breaking Benjamin’s self-produced sixth studio album, EMBER debuted at #3 on the Billboard Top 200 and marks the multi-platinum band’s fourth Top 5 debut on the Billboard Top 200, following 2015’s #1 debut for Dark Before Dawn (Gold), 2009’s Dear Agony (Platinum) at #4 and 2006’s Phobia (Platinum) at #2. EMBER spun off two #1 hits at Active Rock Radio with, “Torn In Two” granting the band their 9th #1 song while “Tourniquet” is currently #17 and rising at rock radio.
The wristband policy will be in effect for this concert. Fans are permitted on the Hersheypark Entertainment Complex property beginning at 7 am on Friday, February 22, 2019. Two hours prior to the on-sale, fans will be directed in front of Giant Center Box Office, where they will be issued a numbered wristband. Wristbands are available for one hour, and at the conclusion of that hour, a selected fan will randomly choose a wristband that will determine the line order. Once the line is in place, fans arriving after the wristbands were issued will be escorted to the end of the numbered line.
About Chevelle: Since the release of their full-length debut Point #1 in 1999, CHEVELLE have stood at the forefront of hard rock, consistently evolving and progressing while delivering a series of ubiquitous and inescapable anthems. 2002’s breakout Wonder What’s Next would go platinum, yielding smashes such as “The Red” and “Send the Pain Below,” while its follow-up This Type of Thinking Could Do Us In reached gold status. In 2011, Hats Off to the Bull landed at #9 on the Billboard Top 200 and delivered “Face to the Floor.” La Gárgola crashed into the Top 5 at #3 and boasted “Take Out the Gunman.” 2016’s The North Corridor represented new heights for the group, marking its fourth Top 10 bow on the Billboard Top 200. For more information: https://getmorechevelle.com.
About Three Days Grace: Since 2003, Three Days Grace, the internationally acclaimed and multi- platinum certified Canadian band, has staked a spot amongst the hard rock vanguard, breaking records, toppling charts, moving millions of units worldwide. Their song “Infra-Red” off the band’s most recent album, 2018’s Outsider, earned them their 14th #1 single on U.S. Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Songs Chart, breaking the all-time record for most #1 U.S. singles at Active Rock Radio ever. In 2015, Human marked the group’s second straight #1 slot on the Billboard Top Hard Rock Albums Chart as well as their fourth consecutive debut in Top 20 of the Top 200. It spawned two #1 singles “Painkiller” and “I Am Machine,” signaling their 13th overall and 5th consecutive number ones on the U.S. Active Rock Radio chart. Moreover, the four-piece consistently averaged a staggering 3.9 million monthly listeners on Spotify—remaining one of the most listened to rock bands in the world. In 2012, Transit of Venus soared to the Top 5 of the Top 200 and garnered a nod for “Best Rock Album of the Year” at the Juno Awards. The seminal One-X notched an RIAA triple-platinum certification as Three Days Grace  was minted platinum and Life Starts Now went gold. To date, their veritable arsenal of number one songs includes “Chalk Outline,” “The High Road,” “Misery Loves My Company,” “World So Cold,” “Good Life,” “Break,” “Never Too Late,” “Animal I Have Become,” “Pain,” “Just Like You,” and “Home. The band was most recently nominated for three 2019 Juno Awards, for “Album of the Year,” “Group of the Year,” and “Rock Album of the Year,” and is currently on tour supporting Disturbed.
About Dorothy: Dorothy was built around Dorothy Martin, a singer who was born in Budapest but raised in San Diego. As a child, she started singing early and eventually made her way to Los Angeles. Rolling Stone named Dorothy one of the best 50 Best New Artists of 2014 and soon after, Dorothy was signed by Jay-Z's Roc Nation. Martin recently put together a new, high level, and powerful band including guitarist Owen Barry, guitarist Leroy Wulfmeier, bassist Eliot Lorango, and drummer Jason Ganberg. Dorothy is releasing their second full-length album 28 Days in the Valley on March 9th. The lead single "Flawless" is out on January 19th. The band is managed by We Are Hear and represented by Roc Nation.
About Diamante: The turquoise-trussed singer is having a breakout year with her debut album, Coming In Hot, featuring her latest single “Haunted”, which has surpassed 3 million views on YouTube and is climbing the Active Rock charts. She was also the featured vocalist on the #1 hit duet with Bad Wolves “Hear Me Now”, which was included in Billboard’s 2018 Year-End Hot Rock Songs Chart.
See the stars under the stars at Hersheypark Stadium and experience the most prominent names in the music industry as they make their stop in Central PA. Hersheypark Stadium also plays host to PIAA High School state championships, regional high school sports and more.