WALK THE MOON to Headline Spring Concert

January 23, 2020

The Activities Council of Bradley University (ACBU) announces the 2nd annual concert series Recess featuring critically acclaimed, multi-platinum selling band WALK THE MOON. Opening the show will be pop duo Krewella, known for their single “Alive.” This event will perform on Saturday, April 4, 2020, at 7 p.m. in the Renaissance Coliseum at Bradley University.

Hailing from Cincinnati, OH, WALK THE MOON consists of Nicholas Petricca (singer/keyboardist), Kevin Ray (bassist), Eli Maiman (guitarist), and Sean Waugaman (drummer). In 2015, the band catapulted to stardom when their hit single “Shut Up and Dance,” which is included on their RIAA Certified Gold album TALKING IS HARD, became a multi-platinum global smash that peaked at No. 1 on the Alternative, Hot AC, AC charts, No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100, and went to No. 2 at Top 40 radio.

Throughout their career, the band has had a slew of honors including winning two Billboard Music Awards, a nomination for an MTV Music Video Award for Best Rock Video, American Music Award nominations for Favorite Pop/Rock Duo Or Group, New Artist of the Year, and Favorite Alternative Rock Artist. They were also nominated for an iHeart Radio Music Award for Best Duo/Group of the Year, Song of the Year, and Alternative Rock Song of the Year for “Shut Up and Dance.” Their sophomore album entitled What If Nothing included both “Kamikaze” and “One Foot,” which hit no. 1 at Alternative Radio.

Bradley University student tickets (on the floor) can only be purchased in person at the Renaissance Coliseum ticket office and will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Monday, January 27, 2020. Student tickets will be $15 through Monday, February 10 and $20 beginning February 14, 2020. The floor will be open to current Bradley students only.

Faculty, staff, and alumni tickets will be $23 and will go on sale Monday, February 10, 2020. Faculty, staff, and alumni may purchase up to four tickets per person with Bradley ID and must purchase tickets from the ticket office to receive the discount.

General public tickets will go on sale for $38 on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at 10 a.m. online and at any Ticketmaster location. On Saturday, April 4, 2020, all remaining tickets can be purchased for $38. Visit www.acbu.org for more details on the ticket policy.

Krewella will open at 7 p.m., followed by WALK THE MOON. Doors to the Coliseum will open at 6 p.m. Students must have a valid Bradley University ID to enter. No bags are allowed in the Coliseum.

For more information, call (309) 677-3050 or visit www.acbu.org.