Fitz and the Tantrums will be playing 89X and 93.9 The River’s Fall Ball at The Fillmore Detroit on November 18

It’s the band’s single “The Walker” that you heard Ellen DeGeneres lip-syncing to in her Oscars Trailer this year…The band also played the song on Good Morning America ( and Jimmy Kimmel Live!.

Last year was a busy one for the band – they scored a # 1 hit on Billboard’s Alternative Songs Chart with “Out Of My League” off of their sophomore album More Than Just A Dream, toured with Bruno Mars and performed on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno and Conan, among others.

“The Walker” and “Out Of My League” have also been certified Gold. USA Today tapped “Out Of My League” as its song of the week, calling it “a colorfully catchy piece of ’80s-inspired soul-pop,” and Relix said the whole album “begs for repeat listens.” So here’s a quick refresher:

New York Times interview:

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