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04 Oct
2010

After touring all summer, American Bang will continue on the road for a fall trek in support of their self-titled major label debut, which was released by Reprise Records. The tour, with The Gracious Few, will see the band through the end of October.

American Bang’s current single, “Whiskey Walk” is in rotation at key radio stations across the country. While their debut single, “Wild & Young” is holding fast at No. 22 at Active Rock after reaching more than 27 million listeners at Active and Alternative Rock formats. American Bang is currently an “Incoming!” artist on the Fuse network, which is hosting a series of behind-the-scenes webisodes on Fuse.tv. Watch the video for “Whiskey Walk,” which takes place in an abandoned chemical warehouse and captures the band’s explosive stage presence and their ability to rock n’ameri roll.

Make sure to check out the band’s Myspace and Official site for all the latest updates on the guys, and pick up a copy of the debut self-titled album in stores and on iTunes now!

American Bang Fall Tour Dates
10/08 Charlotte, NC Visulite Theatre**
10/09 Charleston, SC The Music Farm**
10/10 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade**
10/13 Houston, TX The Warehouse**
10/14 Dallas, TX The Loft**
10/15 Austin, TX The Independent**
10/16 Little Rock, AR Revolution Music Room**
10/17 Fort Smith, AR Neumeier’s Rib Room and Beer Garden
10/19 Memphis, TN Newby’s**
10/20 New Orleans, LA Tipitina’s Uptown**
10/26 Cincinnati, OH 20th Century Theatre**
10/28 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall**
10/29 Flint, MI The Machine Shop**

**denotes show with The Gracious Few

31 Aug
2010

Nashville rockers, American Bang have now released their self-titled debut album from Reprise Records. Produced by the legendary Bob Rock in Nashville and Hawaii, the album captures all the amazing grace and guts of the band’s deep musical roots and Southern accent, proving American Bang shoots straight at the heart of American rock ‘n roll. You can hear the album in its entirety now on AOL Music. The band has been named this week’s “Discover and Download” artist on iTunes so make sure to pick up your copy on sale today.

The video for “Wild & Young,” the album’s swaggering debut single, is currently in rotation on MTV2 and MTVU, and spiking at AMTV (MTV’s morning video hours). Meanwhile, the single is blazing at Active Rock and Alternative radio stations across the country, reaching more than 54 million listeners at all formats. It is currently #36 at BDS/Billboard Active Rock. In addition, American Bang have recently been named an “Incoming!” artist by the Fuse network beginning July 13th.

American Bang, which is Jaren Johnston (singer / guitar), Ben Brown (lead guitar), Kelby Ray (bass), and Neil Mason (drums), are currently on the road and will be touring throughout the summer. Check in to their MySpace and Facebook pages for more updates and a full list of tour dates! Pick up a copy of their self-titled album in stores and on iTunes now!

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MySpace: www.myspace.com/americanbang

Official Page: www.americanbangrock.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/americanbang

Twitter: http://twitter.com/americanbang

24 Aug
2010

American Bang has extended their North American tour in support of their self-titled major label debut, which will be released on August 31st. The tour, which runs through mid-December, includes their home town record release party at Nashville’s Mercy Lounge on September 2nd, and a visit to New York City’s Fillmore @ Irving Plaza on November 3rd.

The eleven-track album, which includes first single “Wild & Young” as well as lead track “Whiskey Walk,” will stream in its entirety beginning August 31st on AOL Music for the official online listening party. In the meantime, the album is available now for pre-order on iTunes. In addition, American Bang continues as the latest “Incoming!” artist on the Fuse network, which is also currently hosting a series of exclusive behind-the-scenes webisodes online at Fuse.tv.

Check in with Jaren, Ben, Kelby, and Neil on their Facebook and Twitter to see what the guys are up to and make sure to pick up a copy of their self-titled album in stores August 31st!

American Bang North American Tour
August 22 Hampton Beach Ballroom Hampton Beach, NH+
August 24 Bourbon Street Ballroom Baltimore, MD+
August 25 The Rock Shop Fayetteville, NC+
August 30 Montgomery, AL Strange Days*
August 31 Jackson, MS Club Fire*
September 1 Huntsville, AL Sammy T’s*
September 2 Nashville, TN Mercy Lounge (Record Release Party)
September 3 Pensacola, FL Seville Quarter*
September 4 Tallahassee, FL Floyds Music Store*
September 5 Jacksonville, FL Freebird Live*
September 7 Columbia, SC Jillians
September 8 Charlotte, NC Amos’ Southend*
September 9 Goose Creek, SC The Dive*
September 10 Johnson City, TN Chrome*
September 12 Dayton, OH WXEG X-Fest 15
September 13 Knoxville, TN Valarium*
September 15 Allentown, PA Crocodile Rock Café*
September 16 Albany, NY Jillians
September 17 Buffalo, NY The Tralf*
September 19 Hartford, CT Webster Theater*
September 21 Youngstown, OH Wedgewood*
September 22 Toledo, OH Headliners*
September 25 Peoria, IL The Whammy Bar*
September 28 Boston, MA Paradise Ballroom**
September 29 Baltimore, MD Bourbon Street Ballroom**
October 1 Philadelphia, PA Fillmore at TLA**
October 2 Falls Church, VA State Theatre**
October 3 Richmond, VA The Hat Factory**
October 5 Raleigh, NC Lincoln Theatre**
October 6 Greenville, SC The Handlebar**
October 8 Charlotte, NC Visulite Theatre**
October 9 Charleston, SC The Music Farm**
October 10 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade**
October 13 Houston, TX The Warehouse**
October 14 Dallas, TX The Loft**
October 15 Austin, TX The Independent**
October 16 Little Rock, AR Revolution Music Room**
October 19 Memphis, TN Newby’s**
October 20 New Orleans, LA Tipitinas**
October 26 Cincinnati, OH 20th Century Theatre**
October 28 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall**
October 29 Flint, MI The Machine Shop**
October 30 Lancaster, PA The Chameleon**
November 3 New York, NY Fillmore @ Irving Plaza**
November 4 Northampton, MA Pearl Street**
November 5 Asbury Park, NJ The Stone Pony**
November 6 Pittsburgh, PA Altar Bar**
November 9 Indianapolis, IN The Vouge**
November 12 Chicago, IL The Metro**
November 13 Des Moines, IA People’s Court
November 14 Madison, WI Majestic Theatre**
November 16 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue**
November 17 Council Bluffs, IA Whiskey Roadhouse**
November 19 Denver, CO Bluebird Theatre**
November 20 Colorado Springs, CO The Black Sheep**
November 30 Spokane, WA Knitting Factory**
December 1 Seattle, WA Snowbox Market**
December 3 Portland, OR Wonder Ballroom
December 4 Reno, NV Knitting Factory**
December 6 Sacramento, CA Harlow’s**
December 7 San Francisco, CA The Independent**
December 9 San Diego, CA House of Blues**
December 10 Anaheim, CA House of Blues**
December 11 Ventura, CA Ventura Theatre**

+ denotes show with Saving Abel
* denotes show with Cavo
**denotes show with The Gracious Few

13 Jul
2010

American Bang have just announced that they will release their self-titled major-label debut album on Reprise Records August 31st. Produced by the legendary Bob Rock in Nashville and Hawaii, the album captures all the amazing grace and guts of the band’s deep musical roots and Southern accent, proving American Bang shoots straight at the heart of American rock ‘n roll.

The video for “Wild & Young,” the album’s swaggering debut single, is currently in rotation on MTV2 and MTVU, and spiking at AMTV (MTV’s morning video hours). Meanwhile, the single is blazing at Active Rock and Alternative radio stations across the country, reaching more than 35 million listeners at all formats. It is currently #20 at BDS/Billboard Active Rock, and #25 at BDS/Billboard Alternative. In addition, American Bang have just been named an “Incoming!” artist by the Fuse network beginning July 13th.

American Bang, which is Jaren Johnston (singer / guitar), Ben Brown (lead guitar), Kelby Ray (bass), and Neil Mason (drums), are currently on the road and will be touring throughout the summer, including a performance at Lollapalooza on August 6th. Check in to their MySpace and Facebook pages for more updates and a full list of tour dates! Look out for their self-titled album in stores and on iTunes August 31st!

08 Jul
2010

Nashville rockers American Bang have been announced as FUSE tv’s newest “Incoming!” artist. Starting July 13th, Fuse will spin the video for the band’s first single “Wild & Young,” as part of Fuse’s “Incoming!” developing artist rotation. In addition, the band will have a profile page on Fuse.tv with additional info and links on the band. Check out the video and tune into Fuse over the next couple weeks to see the guys on the silver screen.

The band is currently on the road with Saving Abel and We Are The Fallen. Make sure to check out their Facebook page for updates and when they will be in a city near you. Look out for the debut album out this summer!

02 Jul
2010

American Bang’s video for “Wild & Young,” the debut single off their upcoming self-titled album, has now been added to MTV’s AMTV morning playlist. MTV is holding a contest for all band’s on AMTV, where the band with the highest trending topic on Twitter worldwide, will get a special half hour on Monday (7/12) dedicated to their videos. Help American Bang win the contest by following them on Twitter (@americanbang) and tweeting #AmericanBangAMTV from your Twitter account.

Jaren, Ben, Kelby & Neil are currently on the road throughout the summer playing shows alongside Saving Abel with an appearance at Lollapalooza. All dates can be found on their MySpace! Be on the lookout for their debut album coming this summer featuring single “Wild & Young” and “Whiskey Walk,” both available on iTunes now.

06 Jun
2010


Catch up with Nashville rockers, American Bang, in this behind the scenes video! Ride along to see how their brand new video for “Wild & Young” was made, and check their YouTube for the official video. The single, “Wild & Young,” is available on iTunes now!

The band is currently on tour in the US throughout the summer. For tour dates and any other information, please head to their MySpace. Be on the lookout for their debut album coming this summer!

28 May
2010

American Bang’s video for “Wild & Young,” the debut single off their upcoming self-titled album, has now been unleashed and can be seen on YouTube! The track is the current theme song for WWE NXT, and can be heard during the show’s promos and other WWE programs, so keep your ears open for the rocking song.

Jaren, Ben, Kelby & Neil are currently on the road throughout the summer playing shows with Will Hoge and Saving Abel with an appearance at Lollapalooza. All dates can be found on their MySpace! Be on the lookout for their debut album coming this summer.

12 May
2010

American Bang recently stopped by 97X, a Tampa Bay, FL radio station, and performed their first single, “Wild and Young.” This was the first acoustic performance ever by Jaren, Kelby, Neil and Ben! Check out the cool black and white video, and be sure to grab the track on iTunes now.

Be on the lookout for the official video for “Wild and Young” coming soon. Their debut album will be coming your way this summer. Stay up to date with the band through their Twitter, MySpace, Facebook and official site.

27 Apr
2010
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American Bang fans: get ready. The Nashville rockers are out on tour! Jaren, Neil, Kelby and Ben have already been partying with fans in Florida and are heading out on more dates in the South and Midwest US. Check out the remaining dates on their MySpace, and buy tickets on their official site.

Before you head out to a show, check out American Bang’s music video for their single, “Whiskey Walk.” The song will appear on their debut album which will be released this summer! Get updates straight from the band by following their Twitter, @americanbang.

TOUR DATES
May 1 Earthday Birthday – Tinker Field Orlando, Florida
May 5 Grey Eagle Tavern & Music Hall Asheville, North Carolina
May 6 Visulite Theater Charlotte, North Carolina
May 7 Norva Norfolk, Virginia
May 8 Local 506 Chapel Hill, North Carolina
May 21 The Basement Columbus, Ohio
May 25 House of Blues Cambridge Room Cleveland, Ohio
May 26 Musica Akron, Ohio
Jun 4 Buzz Under The Stars – City Market Kansas City, Missouri
Aug 7 Lollapalooza Grant Park Chicago, Illinois