The Black Keys to Perform at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards
MTV today announced that The Black Keys will perform their hit single “Gold on the Ceiling,” off their certified RIAA Gold Nonesuch album El Camino, at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards. Hosted by comedian/actor Russell Brand, the 2012 MTV Movie Awards will air live this Sunday, June 3, at 9 PM ET/PT from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, California. For more on the show, go to mtv.com.
The Black Keys head back on the road in July for more North American arena shows and to headline a number of summer festivals in North America and Europe, starting with the Firefly Festival in Dover, Delaware, the weekend of July 20, followed by the inaugural Catalpa Festival on New York's Randall's Island July 28. Fans can win a VIP trip to the festival to meet The Black Keys by showing off their best dance moves to "Lonely Boy," the opening track to El Camino. For details and to enter to win, click here.
To see the band's complete concert schedule with ticket links, head to nonesuch.com/on-tour.
One lucky fan received the van featured on the cover of the new album in an event held at Warner Bros. Records in Burbank on Friday afternoon, hosted by KROQ. You can see photos from the event at kroq.radio.com.