Tokio Hotel, Germany's sensational alternative pop/rock artists are bringing their signature sounds to the Marquee Theater!
Tokio Hotel was formed in Magdeburg (Germany) in 2001 and consists of Bill Kaulitz (lead vocals), Tom Kaulitz (guitars, keyboards, piano, backing vocals, and percussion), Georg Listing (bass, keyboards, and backing vocals), and Gustav Schäfer (drums, percussion, and backing vocals). Their musical style is best described as a blend of pop rock (a genre that originated in the 1950s, influenced by the beat, arrangements, and style of rock and roll but with a greater emphasis on professional songwriting and recording craft), alternative rock, emo (a loosely categorized rock music genre characterized by expressive and often confessional lyrics), and electro pop (a fusion of electronic music and pop music with primary usage of synthesizers and various electronic and pop musical instruments). They’ve had a stellar career with 5 studio albums (all of which were top 5 hits on the German charts), 2 live albums, 3 compilation albums, 2 extended plays, 13 singles (4 of which topped the German charts), 25 music videos, 5 video albums, and they've sold 10 million records worldwide. Their work has also been featured on the video game FIFA 14 and on the compilation album Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur.
Don’t miss your chance to see the artists whose ever evolving sound incorporates styles ranging from emo to electronic!