The highly anticipated Yo Gabba Gabba! Live tour is about to kick off and in celebration of the occasion Filter US Recordings is releasing a second installment of indie friendly kiddie TV tunes aptly titled, Yo Gabba Gabba! Music Is Awesome! Volume 2.
Now fans can enjoy a new, super radical compilation of music featured from Seasons I, II & III, YO GABBA GABBA! MUSIC IS AWESOME! VOLUME 2 hits shelves nationwide on August 31, 2010, timed with the launch of the live tour, KIA Motors Presents YO GABBA GABBA! LIVE! THERE’S A PARTY IN MY CITY. Jam-packed with Super Music Friends & all of the songs you’ve grown to love. A deluxe edition featuring bonus songs from the hit series will also be available on iTunes. Fans can get a sampling of the record with a free download of our favorite Super Music Friends – Weezer’s track “All My Friends Are Insects” at www.yogabbagabba.com/freedownload
If you’re planning on checking out the show live, there are also some deals to be had in various cities throughout the US and Canada, though unfortunately not in NYC (at least not yet). Here’s what I know about so far:
- In Chicago, you can use the code SCHOOL to get $10 off tickets through August 31 (Buy Tickets).
- In Toronto, you can get 2 for 1 tickets for September 4, 2010 early and late shows at the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre over here and here. Toronto is also running Yo Gabba Gabba Live! promotions through “Pizza Pizza” and “Wonderlist”, the respective passwords for those promotions are 1111pizzapizza and wonderlist (Buy Tickets).
- In Portland, Maine you can save $5 on tickets using the code MOM.
- In Providence, Rhode Island you can also save $5 on tickets using the code MOM.
YGG Music Is Awesome Volume 2 track listing and a list of surprise YGG Live! musical guests (but not who will be appearing in what city) after the jump.
Yo Gabba Gabba Live! Surprise Musical Guests
Amanda Palmer & Jason Webley
Big Head Todd
Mates of State
Yo Gabba Gabba! Music Is Awesome! Volume 2 Track Listing:
1. YO GABBA GABBA! “NAME GAME”
2. WEEZER “ALL MY FRIENDS ARE INSECTS”
3. YO GABBA GABBA! “FREEZE TAG”
4. HOT HOT HEAT “TIME TO GO OUTDOORS”
5. YO GABBA GABBA! “HOLD STILL”
6. DATA ROCK “SMILE FOR THE CAMERA”
7. YO GABBA GABBA! “ALL MY FRIENDS ARE DIFFERENT”
8. MGMT “ART IS EVERYWHERE”
9. YO GABBA GABBA! “I LOVE BUGS”
10. THE AQUABATS! “POOL PARTY”
11. YO GABBA GABBA! “BIG OR SMALL”
12. SOLANGE “MOMMA LOVES BABY”
13. YO GABBA GABBA! “HIGH FIVE”
14. JIMMY EAT WORLD “BEAUTIFUL DAY”
15. YO GABBA GABBA! “WE CAN USE OUR IMAGINATION”
16. APPLES IN STEREO “THAT’S MY FAMILY”
17. YO GABBA GABBA! “I’M A ROBOT”
18. TING TINGS “HAPPY BIRTHDAY”
19. YO GABBA GABBA! “DON’T BE AFRAID/IT’S OK”
20. YO GABBA GABBA! “GOOBYE SONG” featuring Jack Black