Neon Trees Andrew Zaeh Modern rock favorites Neon Trees return with “Sleeping With a Friend,” the first track from the band’s forthcoming album, Pop Psychology , which drops April 22nd. Terms of Use Scoring hits such as "Animal" and "Everybody Talks," Provo, Utah's Neon Trees kicked off the 2010s with smart, catchy pop that blended new wave, dance, and indie with mainstream-friendly hooks. [citation needed], The first single from Pop Psychology, titled "Sleeping with a Friend", was released for digital download. [18][19][20][21][22][23], On May 5, 2015, the band released a non-album single entitled "Songs I Can't Listen To"[24] and an accompanying music video on June 3, 2015, featuring Dustin Lance Black. In November 2010, the band released a Christmas single called "Wish List." They also recorded other unreleased tracks during the "Treehouse Sessions" in 2006. Shortly thereafter, The Killers' drummer, Ronnie Vannucci Jr., went to watch the band play at a small club in Las Vegas as he had been in a Ska band called "Attaboy Skip" with Neon Trees bassist Branden Campbell prior to joining The Killers. As of 2019, they have three studio albums and a fourth coming in 2020. Neon Trees' third studio album, Pop Psychology, was released on April 22, 2014. Listen now! They first started playing under the name Neon Trees in late 2005 with five original members, Tyler Glenn and Chris Allen from California, and three veterans of the Utah music scene, bass player Mike Liechty, drummer Jason Gibbons and keyboardist Nathan Evans. ", Neon Trees released a live album, iTunes Live from SoHo, in November 2010 featuring eight live tracks: Calling My Name, Animal, Your Surrender, Never Tear Us Apart, In the Next Room, 1983, Love and Affection, and Sins of My Youth. Though a little all over the place, it's this variety that makes me think they really hit the mark and show that they are much more talented than given credit for. 2010s Alternative. They performed the song on Jimmy Kimmel Live! If you like Neon Trees, you'll like this CD. [citation needed], In early fall 2012, the band toured with The Offspring and Dead Sara. [Hook - Neon Trees] You are never gonna get Everything you want in this world First things first Get what you deserve [Verse 1- Neon Trees] It began when I was twenty-one years old In a strange coincidence, it was later learned that Branden Campbell's father, Steve Campbell, installed the exact Neon Trees in the In-N-Out that inspired Glenn while working for a sign company out of Las Vegas. © 2021 Billboard Media, LLC. With Chris Allen, Paul Black, Elaine Bradley, Stacy Burcham. Habits is the debut studio album by American rock band Neon Trees, released on March 16, 2010.The album's lead single, "Animal" was featured in several commercials, including those for Camp Vegas, [unreliable source?] Though their hook-laden style echoed the Strokes, their friends the Killers, and their tourmates Duran Duran, the band stood out from their peers and influences. All Rights Reserved. The wait is almost over for multi-platinum hit Utah based alternative quartet Neon Trees' fourth full-length album I Can Feel You Forgetting Me, out Friday July 24th [13] On February 10, 2012, a video was posted on their official YouTube page, titled Neon Trees – Picture Show Teaser One / The New Album April 17, advertising their new album is to be released on April 17, 2012. Directed by Paul Boyd. Kaskade. Not long after, the band was signed by Mercury Records and released their first studio album, Habits, in 2010. [citation needed] In 2013 they joined Maroon 5 in their world tour alongside Owl City. [citation needed], The band was featured on NBC's coverage of the 2012 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The band performed the single on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on January 22, 2014. Neon Trees is an American rock band from Provo, Utah. [12] They opened a show for Panic! Though their hook-laden style echoes the Strokes, their friends the Killers, and their tourmates Duran Duran, the band has stood out from their peers and influences. About Billboard. [5] David Charles also plays with the band as touring guitarist.[6]. February 20, 2020 Neon Trees is one of the it alternative pop-rock bands of the early 2010s, with their smash hit “Everybody Talks,” that reached double-platinum status and raked in over 500 million streams. The EP featured promising songs like "Phones", "Sister Stereo", "Up Against the Glass". They performed a second single 1983 on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on January 13, 2011 and another stint on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Jan 18, 2011. "Everybody Talks" is the lead single from the second studio album, Picture Show, by American rock band Neon Trees. The band's lineup soon narrowed down to four members with Branden Campbell and Elaine Bradley joining the group on bass and drums, respectively. Fresh off the heels of an impressive return, multi-platinum Utah based alternative quartet Neon Trees announce their fourth full-length album “I Can Feel You Forgetting Me”, out June 26 via Thrill Forever (Pre-order/Pre-save HERE ). The band's name originates from the lighted trees on the In-N-Out Burger signs, which inspired Tyler Glenn. Scoring multi-platinum hits with "Animal" and "Everybody Talks," Neon Trees blend new wave, dance, and indie into smart, catchy pop. Scoring multi-platinum hits with "Animal" and "Everybody Talks," Neon Trees blend new wave, dance, and indie into smart, catchy pop. [citation needed], On June 28, 2012, Neon Trees was the opening act for the Flaming Lips concert poolside at the Hard Rock Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi as a part of their Guinness World Record for the most concerts in different cities (eight) in a 24-hour period. [citation needed] In September and October 2011, they opened for Duran Duran on the North American leg of the All You Need Is Now tour. Subsequently, they headlined the Bang the Gong Tour with Paper Tongues, MeTalkPretty, and Civil Twilight in mid-2010, performed a set to 7,000 at Lollapalooza, and went on tour with Thirty Seconds to Mars in the last half of the year. [15], The single was covered in episode five of season four of Glee. Although they had several prior independent releases, the band released its debut album on Mercury/Island Def Jam, Habits, on March 16, 2010. 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