R5 Announce Cool R5 for $5 Live Stream with Yahoo!


Are you bummed because you haven’t been able to catch R5 on tour? Maybe it’s because they’re not coming to your city or maybe the show sold out before you could get tickets. Well, you’re in luck!

Today, the band announced something very exciting. They will be doing a very special fan event, dubbed R5 for $5, on 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.

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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 Ross, Rocky, Riker, Rydel 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” .

So, basically if you want to see R5 live for the show, it’s only $5! If you want to watch from the comfort of your own living room, it’s free. Does it get any better than that?

Will you be watching?