97x Blog 

Imagine Dragons Announce New Evolve Tour Dates, Drop New Single ‘Next To Me’

  • 12:33 pm Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 by Sam

Imagine Dragons made a huge announcement today! Not only have they added summer tour dates but they dropped a brand new single, ‘Next To Me’. The tour will be with Grace Vanderwaal and stopping in Tampa at the MidFlorida Credit Union Ampitheatre August 10th! 

Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons addresses the Mormon LGBTQ stance in new documentary

  • 11:37 am Thursday, January 25th, 2018 by Sam

Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons grew up in the Mormon church and has now decided to use his rock success to team up with HBO for a new documentary. The film, Believer, will address the policies in the church on the LGBTQ community as well as the skyrocketing number of suicides among LGBTQ Mormon youth. 

Imagine Dragons Release Video For ‘Whatever It Takes’

  • 7:51 am Friday, October 13th, 2017 by Sam

On Thursday Imagine Dragons dropped the music video for their song ‘Whatever It Takes’. It features the band jamming in a house as rain begins and it starts to flood. The house is then seen completely overtaken with water and later catches fire.

Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons is putting on a music festival for the best reason

  • 3:09 pm Thursday, August 24th, 2017 by Sam

Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons has organized something truly special. It’s “a music festival celebrating love for our LGBTQ+ community” and it’s this Saturday in Orem, Utah. The lineup includes Imagine Dragons, Neon Trees, Krewella, Nicholas Petricca of Walk the Moon, Joshua James, and AJA Volkman.

Dan Reynolds organized the event after coming to his own realizations about his beliefs. Reynolds was raised a conservative Mormon and saw first hand how religion could make members of the LGBTQ community feel isolated and depressed. Families were often even torn apart. He’s now on a mission to use both his own experiences and [More]

Imagine Dragons set to perform on Good Morning America this Friday

  • 3:11 pm Thursday, July 27th, 2017 by Sam

Set your alarms!!! Imagine Dragons will be kicking off our Friday with a performance on Good Morning America tomorrow as part of their Summer Concert Series.

Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds Gives Emotional Speech Regarding Mormon Past

  • 12:59 pm Monday, June 26th, 2017 by Sam

Dan Reynolds was honored with the ‘Hero Award’ at the TrevorLIVE benefit night on June 19th. He was recognized for his advocacy and huge support of the LGBTQ community. It’s well-known that Dan was raised Mormon. He completed 2 years as a Mormon missionary at the age of 19 and attended Brigham Young University in Utah.
Upon receiving the award Dan changed his original plan to read from a prompter and instead ‘spoke from the heart’. He went into great detail about being raised Mormon and the inner conflict he felt with religion as he grew older.

Imagine Dragons Release New Song “Walking the Wire”

  • 8:12 am Saturday, June 17th, 2017 by Kyle Taylor
imagine dragons release new song from third album evolve

The Las Vegas rock band has just released the fourth single from their highly anticipated third studio album, Evolve, due out June 23rd. Check out the audio video below for “Walking the Wire”. The song joins “Believer”, “Thunder”, and “Whatever it Takes”, as the only songs released ahead of the album.

They will be hitting the road this fall in support of this album. Their closest show to us will be at Orlando’s Amway Center with Grouplove and K.Flay.

09/26 – Phoenix, AZ @ Talking Stick Resort Arena
09/27 – San Diego, CA @ Mattress Firm Amphitheatre
09/29 – Las Vegas, NV @ T-Mobile Arena
10/01 – Los [More]

Dance-rock titans LCD Soundsystem and Tame Impala reign at Bonnaroo 2016 Day 2

  • 12:36 pm Saturday, June 11th, 2016 by Joel

Fridays are when Bonnaroo really gets going. What and Which Stage each host performers for the first time, and the names of those performers get bigger and bigger. None, perhaps, so big among the marquee Bonnaroo 2016 artists as the recently reunited LCD Soundsystem. I couldn’t pretend to be a fan before their performance. I would group them with other bands whose appeal I may not quite understand despite them earning legions of passionate followers. I’ve spent a little time investigating them over the years without hearing anything that drew me in. Well, I consider last night an education.

The jumbotron camera spent several [More]