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Jun 3

Carrie Underwood to Release The Blown Away Tour: LIVE DVD August 13

Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood photo courtesy Sony Music Nashville.

Carrie Underwood is giving fans the chance to bring her live show home with them. She will release The Blown Away Tour: LIVE DVD on August 13. Filmed this past March in Ontario, California, the DVD features more than twenty songs with performances of a dozen of Carrie’s No. 1 hits, including fan favorites  “Before He Cheats,” “Jesus Take The Wheel” and “Blown Away.

In addition to nearly 100 minutes of performance footage, the DVD will include exclusive bonus clips offering a behind-the-scenes look at the tour with interviews from Carrie and Raj Kapoor, the tour’s director behind the production and over-the-top effects throughout the Blown Away Tour. A selection of Carrie’s music videos will also be included.

The Blown Away Tour launched in the spring of 2012 and wrapped May 23, 2013, playing a total of 112 dates in 110 cities, six countries and three continents for more than 1,000,000 fans. The tour sold out every concert this year.

The stage production for the tour included 3,000 square feet of video walls and 23,063 feet of cable to create the 172 different colors used in the show’s lighting. During each show, Carrie and her band flew 150 feet above the audience on a secondary stage that weighed 5,890 pounds. A total of 450 CO2 tanks and 222 Nitrogen tanks were used during the 112 shows to create a tornado effect at each performance.

The Blown Away Tour: LIVE is available for pre-order HERE.

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