- $16 for one ticket to see P.O.D. (up to $31.25 value)
- When: Sunday, June 21, at 8 p.m.
- Where: The Paramount Theatre – Huntington
- General-admission standing, floor level
- Door time: 7 p.m.
- Click here to view the venue layout
- Number of studio albums: nine, with the tenth on the way
- Number of albums sold: more than 12 million worldwide
- Some of their best-known tracks: “Youth of the Nation,” “Alive,” “Will You,” “Boom,” “Higher”
- What P.O.D. stands for: “Payable On Death”
- What P.O.D. does not stand for: “Prance, or Don’t,” “Pile of Doughnuts”
- Greatest leap of faith: despite living out of their car, the band turned down a $100,000 record deal in 1998 because “God had a bigger plan for P.O.D.”
- Their latest: The Awakening, which will be released on August 21
- What singer Sonny Sandoval has to say about the album: “We’re putting something together that tells a story. Maybe it’s just for us, maybe it’s not for your average listener, but it’s something we’re having a lot of fun doing.”
- Opening act: alternative-metal cohorts From Ashes to New
An oasis for arts-loving crowds tired of taking malfunctioning teleporters to the city, the cavernous, recently renovated Paramount draws in major acts to spare fans stressful commutes. The venue buzzes with a true rock 'n' roll vibe, beaming with a nocturnal color scheme decorated with whimsical local art and exposed brick walls.