Starting today, fans can check out the live performance and download a free MP3 of “Lovebug” from the private concert at www.walmart.com/jonasbrothers
BRISBANE, Calif. (June 9, 2009) –Walmart today unveiled a new, exclusive Jonas Brothers concert and special behind-the-scenes interviews with the band that can only be seen online at Walmart.com (www.walmart.com/jonasbrothers). The private concert was filmed in Hollywood last month and features never-before-seen footage of the band’s first live performance of songs from their upcoming album, Lines, Vines and Trying Times, scheduled for release in all nationwide stores and online on June 16. Starting today, Walmart.com allows Jonas fans to watch Kevin, Nick and Joe Jonas sing songs from and talk about making their new, highly anticipated album.
“We are excited to join forces with Walmart to provide our fans an opportunity to enjoy a special performance from our new album, like the one you’ll find online today at Walmart.com,” said Joe Jonas of the Jonas Brothers.
"We're thrilled to offer our customers exclusive – and early – access to never-before-seen footage and a front row seat to a very exciting Jonas Brothers performance, one of the world’s most popular bands today,” said Tom Welch, Walmart’s music buyer. “By bringing the free concert online and to our stores, we make it easy and affordable for our customers to enjoy their favorite entertainment with their families.” The concert and special footage will also be shown in Walmart stores through Walmart TV starting June 15.
Right now, fans can check out the live performance and download a free MP3 of the new track “Lovebug” from the private concert at www.walmart.com/jonasbrothers. Also, customers can preorder the new Jonas Brothers digital album at Walmart.com/mp3 for only $9, and receive an instant track of the radio single, “Paranoid.”
Also, Walmart and Walmart.com offer strong values on the largest collection of Disney Music Group artists including Jonas Brothers, Hannah Montana, Demi Lovato and movie favorites such as High School Musical.
To watch the exclusive concert, pre-order the new album or to download songs from the live performance, please visit www.walmart.com/jonasbrothers.
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About Jonas Brothers
Jonas Brothers are exclusively managed by Kevin Jonas, Sr. and Philip McIntyre for Jonas Group, and Johnny Wright for Wright Entertainment Group. Creative Artists Agency is the exclusive talent agency representing the group.
About Hollywood Records
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