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25 Aug
2009
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Callahan is streaming its new EP Summer Sampler on the front page of Purevolume www.purevolume.com/callahan today. Hailing from Springfield, Ohio, Callahan is an energetic band who strives to separate itself from the standard formula of pop-punk and has quickly caught the attention of the music industry.

The band’s last release, Face the Day, was produced by Joey Sturgis (The Devil Wears Prada, Attack Attack!, Let Get It) received critical praise from such places such as The Daily Chorus, Absolute Punk, Purevolume, Alternative Press Magazine, Substream Magazine, and Fearless Radio. In addition, the band managed on several occasions to be the #1 unsigned band in the country according to the Purevolume charts. The album is still a top seller at Smartpunk.com and the band has managed to get their CD and merchandise into Hot Topic stores.

Founded by childhood friends, drummer Wes Comer, guitarist Brad Comer, and bassist Jake Sims, the addition of vocalist Ryan Clay proved a perfect match as the band immediately meshed together a unique blend of genres.

Callahan’s highly anticipated follow up to Face The Day was released today through all digital retailers, (iTunes, Amazon, etc) today. Summer Sampler showcases the band’s growth as musicians, yet still keeps that vibrant the sound that their fans have come to know and love intact.

Catch Callahan on tour:

Aug 25 1982 Bar Gainesville, Florida

Aug 26 The Orpheum Tampa, Florida

Aug 27 The Talent Farm Pembroke Pines, Florida

Aug 28 Reality Check Miami, Florida

Aug 29 Backbooth Orlando, Florida

Aug 30 PRIVATE PARTY West Palm Beach, Florida

Sep 1 Hot Topic Acoustic Show @ North Point Mall Alpharetta, Georgia

Sep 2 Hot Topic Acoustic Show @ Northlake Mall Charlotte, North Carolina

Sep 3 Hot Topic Acoustic Show @ Pembroke Mall Virginia Beach, Virginia

Sep 25 The Basement w/ City Lights Columbus, Ohio

31 Jul
2009
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Callahan just released “The Dive”, the new single from their soon to be released Summer Sampler EP due out on August 24th. You can check out “The Dive” on the band’s MySpace at myspace.com/callahanlovesyou. If you haven’t heard of Callahan, you’ve been missing out. Their last release, Face the Day was produced by Joey Sturgis (The Devil Wears Prada, Attack Attack!, Let Get It) and everyone from Absolute Punk, Alternative Press Magazine, Purevolume, Substream Magazine and more were raving about it. The band was also #1 unsigned band in the country according to the Purevolume charts and featured in the AP&R best unsigned bands section of Alternative Press.
The band is currently finishing up a few dates on the Vans Warped Tour before heading out on the road in Augsut with Danger is My Middle Name and Pathway to Providence. For more on Callahan and to check out “The Dive,” go to www.myspace.com/callahanlovesyou.

July 31 – Detroit, MI @ Vans Warped Tour
August 1 – Chicago, IL @ Vans Warped Tour
August 2 – Minneapolis, MN @ Vans Warped Tour
August 3 – St. Louis, MO Vans Warped Tour

On tour with Danger is My Middle Name, and Pathway to Providence:
August 11 – Bath, PA @ Brenda & Jerry’s
August 12 – Cleveland, OH @ Peabody’s
August 13 – Pontiac, MI @ The Pike Room
August 14 – Springfield, OH @ Crosspointe Church
August 16 – Chicago, IL @ The Beatkitchen
August 18 – Morris, IL @ The Korova
August 19 – Iowa City, IA @ The Picador
August 21 – Greenbrier, TN @ Loudhouse Coffeehouse
August 22 – Dacula, GA @ The Awake Venue
August 23 – Jacksonville, FL @ Jack Rabbits
August 25 – Gainesville, FL @ 1982 Bar
August 26 – Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
August 27 – Pembroke Pines, FL @ The Talent Farm
August 28 – Miami, FL Reality Check
August 29 – Orlando, FL @ Backbooth