Carrie Underwood ‘Blows Away’ Fans During Fall Tour Opening Dates

Carrie Underwood opened the fall leg of her Blown Away Tour this past weekend, with two dates in New England–Friday in Manchester, New Hampshire and Saturday in Bridgeport, Connecticut. And if the photos from those two shows below are any indication, fans were treated to a high-energy, visually dazzling showcase of this young superstar’s on-stage talents.

“Underwood’s stage show was one of the most spectacular in recent memory,” wrote Nick Caito, in a review of Saturday’s show published in the Hartford Courant.

Carrie Underwood (photo by Michael Cotten)

Carrie Underwood (photo by Michael Cotten)

According to Caito, the show included, among other things, “a simulated balloon ride across the arena,” numerous costume changes, huge beach balls, Hawaiian-style leis, impressive images on massive video screens, and, at the end of the set, “a cyclone of paper leaves erupting from the center of the stage.”

Carrie_Underwood_Todd_Cassetty

Carrie Underwood (photo by Todd Cassetty)

Carrie’s album Blown Away was back on the top of the charts again last week, and it also achieved platinum status, selling over 1 million copies.

The title track from the album is Carrie’s current single (and, according to the Hartford Courant, the dramatic final encore during her live set). The song has been rising on the country singles charts for weeks now, and is currently in the Top Ten. It’s her 16th Top Ten single, in fact, which according to Billboard is a record for female country artists.

Carrie Underwood (photo by Michael Cotten)

Carrie Underwood (photo by Michael Cotten)

Carrie continues the 55-date North American leg of her Blown Away Tour throughout the fall (see the full tour schedule).

– Kurt Wolff, CBS Local


More Carrie Underwood News On Fresh1027.com


Read More On Fresh1027.com:

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From Fresh 102.7

Radio.com App
Podcasts
Best of NY

Listen Live