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ForImmediateRelease May23,2011

Contact:CeciliaClark 4089615814 cclark@montalvoarts.org

MultiplatinumbandSoulAsylumwillbejoinedonstagebySaratoga nativesons,dada,intheLilianFontaineGardenTheatreJune17
Saratoga,CAGrammyawardwinningrockbandSoulAsylumbringstheircuttingedgesounds totheintimateLilianFontaineoutdoorgardentheatreJune17,at7:30p.m.Thealtrockgroup andSaratoganativesons,dada,willjoinSoulAsylumonstage,inwhatpromisestobearocking homecomingunderthestars. Inonlytenyears,SoulAsylumrosefromacollegeundergroundbandwithindiepunkrootsto criticallyacclaimedrockstars.Theirmostmemorablehit,RunawayTrain,peakedat#5onthe BillboardHot100,raisedalbumsalestoadoubleplatinumlevel,andwonSoulAsylumthe GrammyAwardforBestRockSongin1994.Thiscommercialsuccesscatapultedthegroupinto ahouseholdname,landingthemaperformanceatthe1992Clintoninauguration.In1995, SoulAsylumfollowedupthesuccessofGraveDancersUnionwithLetYourDimLightShine, whichclimbedto#6ontheBillboard200andfeaturedthe#1ModernRocktrackMisery.After releasingthealbumCandyfromaStrangerin1998,thebandmemberstookabreakfrom recordinganddidn'treleaseanewstudioalbumforthebetterpartofsevenyears. Thebandreunitedin2004torecordtheirninthfulllengthalbumandin2006,TheSilverLining wasreleasedanddedicatedtothelatebassistKarlMuellerandhislifeandmemory.

Saratoganatives,dada
In1992,dada,thealternativerockband,whosemembersgrewupinSaratogaandgraduatedfrom SaratogaHighSchool,explodedonthescenewiththeircriticallyacclaimeddebutrelease, more

Puzzle.Thealbumhit#2onBillboardsHeatseekerChartonMilesCopelandsI.R.S.Record,sellingmore thanahalfmillioncopiesandcapturinganumberofcriticsBestofYearlists.ThesingleDizzKnee Land,climbedto#5onBillboardModernRockTrackschartandsetthealternativeradiomovement justthenhittingitsstrideonfire.Thegroupsmusicquicklymigratedtomainstreamrockandpop stations.ThethirdsingleDimmadeitto#24onBillboardModernRockTrackschartandfurther solidifieddadasreputationasabandtowatch. Thebandtoured,bothasheadlinersontheclubcircuitandasopenersforSting,IzzyStradlin&theJuJu HoundsandMaterialIssue(USA),CrowdedHouse(UK),andDepecheMode(Portugal).InSeptember 1994,dadareleasedAmericanHighwayFlower,hitting#5onBillboardsHeatseekerChartwhichhad aharderfeel,bothmusicallyandlyrically,thanitspredecessor,reflectingthebandsevolutionfroma studiotoatouringband.Thesingle,AllIAm,spenteightweeksonBillboardsModernRockTracks Chart.ButtheexquisiteElSubliminosowasperhapsthegroupsmostartisticallycomplexandsatisfying offering. SoulAsylumanddadaisthethirdconcertinthe2011ARTTECSummerConcertSeriesatMontalvos charmingandintimateLilianFontaineGardenTheater.ARTTECisaninnovativepartnershipbetween MontalvoandtheSobratoArtsFoundationforEducationthatprovideshandsontrainingandmentoring forhighschoolstudentsintheperformingartsindustry.Throughouttheconcertseries,studentswill workdirectlywithconcertproductionprofessionalsandhighcaliberartistsinlearningaboutthe performingartsbusinessandbackstageproduction,whilegainingrealworldworkexperience. Everyticketsoldinthesummerconcertseriessupportsbothnonprofitartsinstitutions. TheMontalvoExperience:SurroundedbyItalianategardensandastunningMediterraneanVilla, concertgoersareencouragedtopicniconthehistoricgroundsorenjoydeliciousofferingsfromtheon siteconcessionsbeforetheperformance.Gourmetdinnerswillbeservedonthevillasbeautifulveranda beforeeachperformanceandmustbepreorderedthroughtheboxoffice. SoulAsylumandSaratoganativesons,dada What:TwicetherockwithcuttothebonesoundsfromSoulAsylumandanexcitinghomecomingfor Saratoganatives,dada,thealtrockband. Date:Saturday,June17at7:30p.m.

Where:LilianFontaineGardenTheatreatMontalvoArtsCenter, 15400MontalvoRoad,Saratoga,CA Admission:Ticketsstartingat$49.Availableatmontalvoarts.org,ticketmaster.com,orbycallingthe MontalvoBoxOfficeat4089615858,MondayFriday,10a.m.4p.m.BoxOfficeisalsoopenonehour priortoperformance. ### AboutMontalvoArtsCenter MontalvoArtsCenterisanonprofitmembersupportedorganizationdedicatedtoforgingmeaningful connectionsbetweenart,artistsandthecommunitiesitservesthroughcreation,presentationand educationinextraordinarywaysandsettings.LocatedinSiliconValley'sSaratogahills,MontalvoArts CenteroccupiesaMediterraneanstylevillaon175stunningacres,includinganinternationalartist residencyprogram.ThehistoricvillaandgroundswerelefttothepeopleofCaliforniabySenatorJames Phelanfortheencouragementofart,music,literatureandarchitecture. TheLucasArtistResidencyProgramoffersselectedartistsprivatehousing,aprofessionalstaffthatis supportiveofthecreativeprocess,andanenvironmentconducivetobothindividualpractice, communityengagement,andtheenergeticexchangeofideasamonginternationalandculturallydiverse Fellows.