The Fray sat down recently with Billboard editorial director Bill Werde to discuss their busy year and upcoming tour in an American Express Press Pass Q&A. Check out the videos as the quartet takes fan questions and talks about the direction of its third album, “Scars and Stories,” as well as its upcoming tour with Kelly Clarkson. What’s the group’s favorite musical memory as concertgoers? What was the inspiration for the title of “Scars & Stories” And how did a Jay-Z show influence their own live setup? Just click on the link to hear their answers and watch all of the action.
The veteran rock band – which includes pianist/vocalist Isaac Slade, guitarist/vocalist Joe King, guitarist Dave Welsh and drummer Ben Wysocki – returned in grand fashion earlier this year with “Scars & Stories,” which included the hit single “Heartbeat” and debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 upon its February release. The Fray’s co-headlining tour with Kelly Clarkson will unite two Top 40 favorites when it kicks off on July 21.