PINS MUSIC VIDEO RELEASE

Pins_BoxIt’s here!!!! Finally – after a year in the making and some stories we can’t safely tell anyone, we’re super proud and crazy excited to share our newest video with you – we hope you love it!

It can viewed be right here, and also on Youtube.com, VEVO.com, Dailymotion.com, MUZU.tv, and more…

GROWN UP AVENGER STUFF – PINS

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New Music Video! New Video Release Show!

Pins Video - Coming Soon!PINS – This video has been in the works for over a year!

Finally about to be released, including artistic imagery, as well as secrety mystery and intrigue in the “making of” – with sirens! And running!

Grown Up Avenger Stuff - Feb 7 at the Visulite

See it first and on the movie screen Feb 7th – shown to a LIVE performance of the song.

- At the Visulite Theatre Charlotte, NC as part of the fantastic music event with Madre Padre & Mön Abyss

Get tickets and more information here:
http://www.visulite.com/showDetails.cfm?showID=2056



Upcoming Show/Regional Tour Dates

  • 7 Feb : The Visulite : Charlotte, NC
  • 13 Feb : Little Love Bonfire : Alpharetta, GA (w/ Revel in Romance, Kick the Robot)
  • 20 Feb : ReverbNation Stage @ Abby Bar (Harrisburg, PA) : 10p
  • 28 Feb : Private Party
  • 12 Mar : Angels Rock Bar : Baltimore, MD (w/ J & The 9s)
  • 13 Mar : Rabbit Hole : Charlotte, NC (w/ J & The 9s, Bad Karol)
  • 14 Mar : House Party! : Macon, GA (w/ Madre Padre, J & The 9s)
  • 17-22 Mar : SXSW 2015 : Austin, TX (more shows tba soon)
  • 18 Mar : The Local : Austin, TX
  • 20 Mar : Darwins : Austin, TX : Midnight Red Gorilla Showcase
  • 18 Apr : Pet Palooza : Charlotte, NC : AFTERNOON SHOW! (w/ gogo pilot)

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[– last updated 9 February 2015]

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Do You See Blues Or Reds?

You Never Know - London Bridge Studio - Now on iTunes!

You Never Know – now on iTunes & Amazon

We were honored to be chosen for London Tone’s 52 in 52 and have the opportunity to fly out to Seattle and record at the famed London Bridge Studio and be produced by the fantastic & amazing Jonathon Plum

We actually played and recorded on the same hallowed ground as Alice In Chains, Mother Love Bone, Pearl Jam, Temple Of The Dog, and Soundgarden!

Please give us a listen:

It was an incredible experience and we are super happy to announce that the first single, You Never Know, is now on iTunes! and on Amazon!

A behind the scenes peek at the process:
Neve

Now on iTunes! and Amazon!

Upcoming Regional Tour Dates

  • 28 Nov : CIRF Fundraiser : Snug Harbor (Charlotte, NC)
  • 29 Nov : with J & The 9′s : The Rock Shop (Fayetteville, NC)
  • 6 Dec : Rockin’ Kids First Charity Auction : Amos’ (Charlotte, NC)
  • 12 Dec : Radio Room (Greenville, SC)
  • 19 Dec : live on the radio! : Kids First Radio (Charlotte, NC)
  • 20 Dec: GotRocks (Greenville, SC)
  • 26 Dec: Red Brick Brewing (Atlanta, GA)
  • 31 Dec : New Year’s Eve : The Rock Shop (Fayetteville, NC)
  • 19-22 Feb 2015 : Millenium Music Conference : ReverbNation Stage (Harrisburg, PA) : date & time details coming soon

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[– last updated 14 December 2014]

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For Immediate Release

For Immediate Release
Seattle, WA. November 22th, 2014

 52x52 Final Logo

London Tone Music  celebrates the release of “You Never Know” by Grown Up Avenger Stuff, the 44th single release of an ambitious promotional launch campaign to sign 52 musical artists, record their original songs and release all 52 songs, one a week, for a year.

Grown Up Avenger Stuff is an indie rock band from Charlotte, North Carolina, who flew all the way across the country to record their single with producer/engineer Jonathan Plum at Seattle’s London Bridge Studio.  The band, often described as hard indie rock is comprised of a father, guitarist John Thomsen and his two sons, drummer, Hunter and bassist, Tyler, and fronted by the powerful vocals of lead singer, Deirdre Koerner.  The band has an established fan base in the Southeast, which is growing across the country as a result of performances at SXSW and various festivals and venues across North America. Attached is a more extensive bio of the band and find the SoundCloud link here: https://soundcloud.com/londontonemusic52x52/grown-up-avengers-you-never-know/s-q14vV

Grown Up Avenger Stuff 52x52 FINAL Cover Art

The London Tone Music launch campaign, 52×52 – A Year in Your Ear, is in the homestretch, featuring musical artists from as far away as Italy and many of the West and Northwest’s finest.  The results have been impressive both musically and in its diversity of styles. Hear all the songs recorded and released so far on the London Tone Music 52×52 SoundCloudpage:
https://soundcloud.com/londontonemusic52x52.

Co-sponsors and partners include www.sonicbids.com for song submissions,
CD Baby for music distribution,
Seattle Wave Radio http://seattlewaveradio.net/wordpress,
Seattle’s Hotel Max www.hotelmaxseattle.com for accommodations
and Rogue Octopus for film and TV placement.

For more information and interview requests: contact:
Jeff Heiman, jeffheiman@londontonemusic.com(253) 279-5886
Jeff Ross, jeffross@londontonemusic.com(425) 822-5070

London Tone Music Group http://www.londontonemusic.com
London Tone Music Group is a new music company combining the forces of Seattle’s iconic London Bridge Studio, Pasadena’s Crown City Studios and 2Jeffs on Music, a Seattle-based music business consulting company and includes studio owners Jonathan Plum, Geoff Ott and Eric Lilavois and theJeffs, Jeff Heiman and Jeff Ross. These five passionate music industry professionals combine their experience as award-winning producers and engineers, record label executives, artist managers, music marketing, promotion and PR experts, event producers and music and video licensing specialists.

LondonToneMusic

London Bridge Studio http://www.londonbridgestudio.com
Seattle’s surge to musical prominence in the late 80s and 90s stemmed, in large part, from albums recorded at London Bridge Studio.  Influential bands such as Mother Love Bone, Temple of the Dog and Alice in Chains all recorded classic Seattle music at London Bridge.  Soundgarden’s Grammy-winning “Louder than Love” and Pearl Jam’s multi-platinum debut “Ten”, cemented the studio’s International reputation for musical success.  Bands and musical artists such as Blind Melon, Candlebox, Unwritten Law, Default, 3 Doors Down, Brandi Carlile, LeRoy Bell, Mary Lambert, Cat Power, OwuorArunga, Glitterbang, Ra Scion have all recorded at London Bridge.

Crown City Studios http://www.crowncitystudios.com
From its home in Pasadena, Crown City Studios has been at the center of the Southern California music scene and a recording home for stand out musical artists like My Chemical Romance, Saint Motel, Dan Zanes, Dustbowl Revival, Atlas Genius and many other notables. It was founded in 2004. The studio has garnered considerable praise for its unique, creative atmosphere, and multipurpose use. Music videos, and television shows have often been filmed at Crown City Studios.

2 Jeffs on Music http://www.2jeffsonmusic.com
Industry veterans Jeff Heiman and Jeffrey Ross work with musicians and businesses, helping brand, market, promote, license, and increase visibility and market reach. They assess the needs of an artist or business and determine where their expertise can help, set reasonable and transparent goals, work really hard and have a lot of fun in the process.

Thank you for your time and consideration.

 

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Best Drummer? We Got Him…

We are so happy to announce that our own Tyler Thomsen was the voted Best Drummer in the 2014 “Best Of” edition by the readers of Creative Loafing!

Creative Loafing Best Of 2014 :: Tyler Thomsen

Creative Loafing Best Of 2014 :: Tyler Thomsen

Catch him Live & In Action with Grown Up Avenger Stuff…

Upcoming Regional Tour Dates

  • 3 Oct : Mid-Atlantic Music Conference Showcase : The Visulite (Charlotte, NC) : click here for the scoop on this show!
  • 25 Oct : No Control Fall Music Festival : Hang Fire (Savannah, GA)
  • 31 Oct : Visuween Halloween Party : The Visulite (Charlotte, NC) : Your fav locals playing your dream bands (QOSTA, FNM, YYYs, Killers, Muse, Strokes & more)
  • 7 Nov : Sonorous Music Festival : Ortons (Wilmington, NC)
  • 8 Nov : Art Attack! : The Rock Shop (Fayetteville, NC)
  • 13-16 Nov : studio time at London Bridge Studio! (Seattle, WA)
  • 17 Nov : with The Dig : Local 506 (Chapel Hill, NC)
    20-23 Nov : Driven Music Festival : venues tba (Atlanta, GA)
  • 28 Nov : CIRF Fundraiser : Snug Harbor (Charlotte, NC)
    29 Nov : with J & The 9′s : The Rock Shop (Fayetteville, NC)
  • 6 Dec : Rockin’ Kids First Charity Auction : Amos’ (Charlotte, NC)
  • 12 Dec : Radio Room (Greenville, SC)
    31 Dec : New Year’s Eve : The Rock Shop (Fayetteville, NC)
  • 19-22 Feb 2015 : Millenium Music Conference : ReverbNation Stage (Harrisburg, PA) : date & time details coming soon
  • 8 Apr 2015 : TBA : New York, NY

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[– last updated 18 November 2014]

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