Panic! At The Disco to ring in 2007 in Times Square

Emo favourites to play for an audience of millions

Panic! At The Disco to ring in 2007 in Times Square
Panic! At The Disco are set to play a special performance in New York’s Times Square on New Year’s Eve.

The Las Vegas band will perform on a prime location "atop all the action" according to NBC, as part of the channel’s New Year’s Eve with Carson Daly. Times Square will host a quarter of a million people, while an estimated 20 million will watch live on TV.

The hour-long show will be broadcast simultaneously on four TV channels in the US, as well as a live stream on nbc.com.

Meanwhile, the band are currently completing the last stretch of their US tour. The remaining dates are:

San Jose HP Pavilion (December 5)
Long Beach Arena (6)
Glendale Arena (7)
Las Vegas Orleans Theatre (8)
San Diego ipay One Center (9)


As previously reported, the band were due to be supported by Bloc Party but were forced to pull out when drummer Matt Tong suffered a collapsed lung.

--By our New York staff.
[url="/history"]Find out more about NME.[/url]

Read More On This Artist

Panic! At The Disco Merchandise
More News
Rare signed Beatles vinyl fetches over £22,000 at auction
Kate Bush concludes live shows, suggesting it will be "a while" before she plays again
Man builds life-size model of Cliff Richard to protect his wife when she drives alone
Ryan Adams to release Halloween-themed 'Vampires' EP
Johnny Marr: 'Playland' is about tension, anxiety and boredom'
Paul Weller records song with Olly Murs for 'X Factor' singer's new album
Children return from the dead to dance in Flying Lotus' 'Never Catch Me' video –...
Anti-sexual assault group condemn 'dangerous' Maroon 5's stalker-themed...
Snoop Dogg and Jared Leto buy stakes in Reddit
Bernard Sumner says working with Peter Hook was 'unbearable in the end'
Jake Bugg and David Gray to play Mencap Little Noise Sessions
Aphex Twin: 'If you're like Madonna, then you're properly mentally ill'
Metallica's Lars Ulrich attends Royal Blood show and takes them to Mrs Doubtfire's house
Roger Waters issues angry statement to confirm he does not appear on new Pink Floyd album
SXSW report suggests festival could impose ban on all unofficial events
Alt-J score Number Four album in America and announce Madison Square Garden show
First batch of Glastonbury festival tickets sell out in 14 minutes
Fleetwood Mac play full gig with Christine McVie for first time since 1997
Jamie T covers Townes Van Zandt's 'Waiting 'Round To Die' - listen
Eddie Vedder releases a cover of John Lennon's 'Imagine'
Cloud Nothings unveil 'New Here In' video – watch
45th anniversary release of 'The Velvet Underground' to include previously unreleased LP

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Featured Videos
Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Most Read News
Popular This Week
Inside NME.COM
On NME.COM Today