AUG 13 2012
FEATURED ON MTV’S UNPLUGGED
“ANNA SUN” CURRENTLY FEATURED IN HBO GO CAMPAIGN
(New York, New York) – WALK THE MOON have announced a 13 city US headlining tour set for this fall. The band will kick off the tour in their hometown of Cincinnati, OH on November 1st and end in Denver, CO on November 28th. Family of the Year will act as support for the band. Tickets will be on sale beginning August 17th.
WALK THE MOON’s explosive first single, “Anna Sun” spent 4 weeks at #1 on Sirius/XM’s Alt Nation’s Countdown and was voted as Seventeen Magazine’s and MTV Buzzworthy’s song of the summer. The music video for “Anna Sun” has over 4 million views and is continuing to grow. “Anna Sun” is also the only song featured on the latest HBO GO Campaign which began airing last night and will continue for 8 weeks.
WALK THE MOON is currently on tour with Neon Trees and will then head to Europe to tour with FUN. Currently WALK THE MOON’s track “Tightrope” can be heard in HP’s new Envy4 commercial. “Tightrope” as well as “Anna Sun,” are from WALK THE MOON’s self titled RCA Records debut which was released on June 19th. “Finale” a song co-written by Madeon and Nicholas Petricca of Walk The Moon was in heavy rotation on NBC’s Olympic coverage. The track also features Nicholas’ vocals.
Last week, the band appeared on MTV.com’s Unplugged which will air on Palladia on August 17th at 9:00 PM. The band was also featured as MTV’s Push Artist in June and has been VEVO’s Lift Campaign Artist, where fans were able to get to know the band through exclusive interviews, behind-the-scenes footage, video premieres and intimate live concerts.
Launched in Ohio in 2008 by lead singer, songwriter and keyboard player Nicholas Petricca, WALK THE MOON includes Kevin Ray (bass, vocals), Eli Maiman (guitar, vocals) and Sean Waugaman (drums, vocals).
US Headlining Tour Dates
11/1/12 - Cincinnati, OH - The Madison Theater
11/6/12 - Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge
11/7/12 - Atlanta, GA - Masquerade – Hell Stage
11/9/12 - Dallas, TX - Trees
11/10/12 - Austin, TX - The Belmont
11/12/12 - Phoenix, AZ - Crescent Ballroom
11/15/12 - Santa Ana, CA - Observatory
11/16/12 - Los Angeles, CA - The Fonda
11/17/12 - San Francisco, CA - Slim’s
11/21/12 - Portland, OR - Crystal Ballroom
11/24/12 - Vancouver, CAN - Electric Owl
11/27/12 - Salt Lake City, UT - Kilby Court
11/28/12 - Denver, CO - Bluebird (On Sale 8/18)