MTV2 will present a special edition of its $2Bill Concert Series featuring My Chemical Romance
. The concert will take place Wednesday, September 6th at The Trocadero Theatre in Philadelphia with doors opening at 7 PM. MTV2's $2Bill Concert with My Chemical Romance will premiere on MTV2 on Saturday, September 16th at 8:00pm ET/PT.
Rock quintet My Chemical Romance is comprised of singer Gerard Way, guitarist Ray Toro, bassist Mikey Way, guitarist Frank Iero, and drummer Bob Bryar. The band recently completed recording the highly-anticipated follow up to 2004's platinum-selling Three Cheers For Sweet Revenge
, due for release on October 24th on Reprise Records. Capturing the right emotions and sounds was critical for My Chemical Romance this time around. "We want this to be the album that My Chemical Romance is remembered for," says Mikey Way. "We all have records that shaped our formative years. When you hear a song, it shoots you back to a moment in time. We want this album to do that for people."
Presenting a series of inexpensive concerts for music fans around the country, MTV2's $2Bill has attracted a diverse mix of music acts and artists including Lil Jon
& The Eastside Boyz, the Beastie Boys
, Linkin Park
, Fat Joe
, The Foo Fighters
, The Roots
, The Vines
, The Strokes
, Secret Machines
, Kanye West
, System of a Down
and most recently, Daddy Yankee
To see highlights of all the performances from the MTV2 $2Bill Concert with My Chemical Romance, plus complete information on ticket sales, air dates and more, visit www.MTV2.com.
This installment of MTV2's $2Bill Concert Series is sponsored by Verizon Wireless, Scion, adidas/Champs Sports and Nestlé Butterfinger. MTV2 can be seen locally in Philadelphia on Comcast channel 140 and RCN channel 64.