winner Carrie Underwood will bring her sold-out “Blown Away Tour” to DVD with
the August 13 release of The Blown Away Tour: LIVE, and in the wake of
today’s exclusive reveal of the DVD cover on Vine (https://vine.co/v/haY7IrHBrhM),
additional details of the DVD content are also being revealed.
Blown Away Tour: LIVE features nearly 100 minutes of performance footage,
including a dozen of Carrie’s #1 singles, with such favorites as “Before He
Cheats,” “Jesus, Take the Wheel,” “Two Black Cadillacs,” and the album title
track that inspired her tour name, “Blown Away.” The live concert was directed
by Christian Lamb and produced by Domenic Potter.
listing as follows:
“Jesus, Take the Wheel” / “How Great
“Get Out of This Town”
exclusive bonus clips, produced and directed by Todd Cassetty, providing a
behind-the-scenes look at the making of the tour, including interviews with
Carrie and Raj Kapoor, tour director responsible for the large production and
effects that defined the remarkable visual elements of “The Blown Away
well as all four of the music videos from Carrie’s Platinum-certified Blown
Away album: “Good Girl,” “Blown Away,” “Two Black Cadillacs,” and “See You
LIVE will be in Dolby® 5.1 and stereo.
in the spring of 2012 and continued through May 23, 2013, for a total of 112
dates in 110 cities, six countries, and three continents, playing for more than
1,000,000 fans and selling out every concert this year.
production for the “Blown Away Tour” included 575,424 individual LED lights in
3,000 square feet of video walls and an incredible 23,063 feet of cable to
generate the 172 different colors used in the show’s lighting. As part of each
show, Carrie and her band flew 150 feet above the audience at a speed of .3 feet
per second on a secondary stage that weighed 5,890 pounds, while a total of 450
CO2 tanks and 222 Nitrogen tanks were used during the life of the tour to create
the “Blown Away” tornado effect at each performance.
“Carnival Ride Tour” and 2010’s “Play On Tour,” performed for a combined total
of nearly 250 shows with 2.2 million fans in attendance. She wrapped 2008,
2010, and 2012 as the top female country touring artist.
has sold over 15 million albums and placed 17 #1 singles on the charts. Her
current album, Blown Away, made history by debuting at #1
on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart, making Carrie only the second
country artist in the 47-year history of the chart to have each of their first
four albums debut at #1. The now platinum-selling Blown Away album
also debuted at #1 on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart, making Carrie
only the second country artist in history to have three consecutive albums debut
at #1. She is a six-time GRAMMY® winner, a two-time Academy of Country Music
Entertainer of the Year, a three-time Country Music Association and ACM Female
Vocalist winner, and a proud member of the Grand Ole Opry.