P.O.D. will be headlining Jersey Calling Concert Series on April 26th at The Strand Theatre in Lakewood, NJ to benefit the non-profit organization Helping Hands of New Jersey as they rebuild storm-torn communities. The first in the series, the concert is presented by 95.9 WRAT and The Aquarian and joining P.O.D. on stage will be Static Summer and many more special guests. The concert is all-ages and tickets are available for purchase through the Strand Theater’s box office at 732-830-5925 or the venue’s website at www.strand.org (Doors 6PM, tickets start at $24).
The Jersey Calling Concert Series is an exclusive Hurricane Sandy concert to benefit Helping Hands of New Jersey a non-profit organization dedicated to rebuilding storm torn communities along the Jersey Shore.. All money raised will be used to purchase building materials, while labor/services are donated and supplemented by the most generous of volunteers. The organization also supplies NJ shelters with food, clothing, personal hygiene products, and more. To learn more about Helping Hands of New Jersey, visit www.hhofnj.org.
P.O.D. continues to tour in support of their 2012 album, Murdered Love (Razor & Tie). In May they will hit a number of U.S. rock festivals and in June head to Russia, Austria, Switzerland, France, Germany and the UK, including a performance at the U.K.’s Download festival.
Murdered Love sees the band reunited with long-time producer Howard Benson who also produced the band’s massive Satellite album alongside hit albums for Kelly Clarkson, Theory Of A Deadman, Daughtry, and My Chemical Romance. P.O.D. (Payable on Death) formed in 1992 has logged a remarkable array of achievements, including worldwide sales exceeding 10 million and a series of chart topping radio hits. With a 15-year career under their belts, P.O.D. has released seven studio albums, received three Grammy Award nominations, contributed to numerous motion picture soundtracks, and toured the world over many times. With their third studio album, The Fundamental Elements of Southtown, they achieved their initial mainstream success – the album was certified Platinum by the RIAA in 2000. Their following studio album, Satellite, continued the band’s success with the hit singles, “Alive” and “Youth of the Nation,” pushing it to go triple platinum. The band’s line-up consists of vocalist Sonny Sandoval, drummer Wuv Bernardo, guitarist Marcos Curiel, and bassist Traa Daniels.