R5 Teams Up With Yahoo & Live Nation For Special Concert in New York City

R5Pop-rock quintet R5 have announced a special fan event, dubbed R5 for $5, which takes place Monday, September 29 at the Gramercy Theater in New York City.

To share this final show with their fans across the U.S. and around the world, R5 has teamed up with Live Nation and Yahoo to live-stream the concert.  This is one of 365 concerts to stream over a 12-month period on the Live Nation Channel on the Yahoo! Screen.

Fans can either tune in on 9/29 at 8:00pm ET / 5:00pm PT here: https://screen.yahoo.com/live/event/r5​ or they also have the option to stream the concert wherever they are through Yahoo Screen on iOS, Android, mobile Web, desktop and Smart TV platforms including Apple TV, Roku and Xbox 360.

For fans in the New York area that want to be part of the live-stream, tomorrow (Wed., Sept. 24) at 7:00am ET R5 fan club members (the R5Family) will get a message with a special link and code allowing them to purchase the $5 ticket from 7amET until 12noon ET.  Fan club information can be found HERE. Tickets will be available to the general public starting at 12noon ET HERE.

In addition, Vevo has chosen the Colorado born/LA based band for the coveted and influential LIFT artist spotlight starting Tuesday, September 30 and continuing throughout the month of October. Previous LIFT artist include Lorde, Bastille, Sam Smith among others. Fans can visit Vevo’s apps, Vevo.com and partner web sites for the opportunity to get know the band (siblings RossRockyRikerRydel Lynch and good friend Ratliff) through exclusive interviews, performance videos and behind-the-scenes footage.

In support of the band’s EP, R5 will stop by Good Morning America, the #1 rated morning show in the country, Friday, November 28 to perform their new single and title track “Heart Made Up On You” .

The band’s third EP , Heart Made Up On Youis available now at iTunesAmazon Music and Google Play.  Upon release, the EP hit #2 on the iTunes Pop Chart, #3 on the iTunes overall chart and #12 on Billboard’s Digital album chart.

R5 will release their sophomore full-length album in early 2015.

R5: LIVE ON TOUR dates as follows – Ticket information can be found at r5rocks.com.

Sept. 14 San Francisco, CA Regency Ballroom                                                 SOLD OUT
Sept. 16 Denver, CO Ogden Theatre
Sept. 18 Minneapolis, MN Mill City Nights                                                      SOLD OUT
Sept. 19 Chicago, IL Rosemont Theatre
Sept. 20 Milwaukee, WI Pabst Theatre                                                         SOLD OUT
Sept. 21 Detroit, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre                                     SOLD OUT
Sept. 23 Toronto, ON Sony Centre
Sept. 25 Youngstown, OH Stambaugh Auditorium
Sept. 26 Sayreville, NJ Starland Ballroom                                                   SOLD OUT
Sept. 27 Mashantucket, CT Foxwoods Casino
Sept. 28 Lowell, MA Lowell Memorial Auditorium
Sept. 29 New York, NY Gramercy Theatre                  Live Nation / Yahoo! live-stream 8pm ET
Oct. 11 Fresno, CA Fresno Fair

Please visit R5rocks for additional ticket and tour information.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.