Go Radio follows up their 2011 debut album, Lucky Street with Close The Distance. Produced by James Wisner, the first single, “Collide”, a strong pop rock track was later followed by the piano driven tune, “Go to Hell”. These two were the perfect choices for singles off this album and perhaps the only options. Continue Reading
Go Radio has announced they will be joining SafetySuit for a fall U.S. Tour in support of their forthcoming album, Close The Distance, out on September 18th from Fearless Records. The tour kicks off on September 7th in Philadelphia.
Listen to their latest single, “Go to Hell” and catch the band on tour. Dates below.
Go Radio Tour Dates (w/SafetySuit):
9/07 – Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of Living Arts
9/08 – Washington, DC @ The Rock and Roll Hotel
9/09 – Jim Thorpe, PA @ Penn’s Peak
9/11 – Allston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
9/12 – New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre
9/14 – Akron, OH @ Musica
9/15 – Columbus, OH @ The Basement
9/17 – Cincinnati, OH @ 20th Century Theatre
9/18 – Indianapolis, IN @ Emerson Theatre
9/20 – St. Louis, MO @ Old Rock House
9/21 – Chicago, IL @ The Bottom Lounge
9/22 – Minneapolis, MN @ Mill City Lights
9/24 – Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre
9/25 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex
9/27 – Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven
9/28 – Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater
9/29 – San Francisco, CA @ Bottom of the Hill
10/01 – West Hollywood, CA @ Roxy Theatre
10/02 – Scottsdale, AZ @ Martini Ranch
10/04 – Dallas, TX @ The Loft
10/05 – Houston, TX @ Scout Bar
Tallahassee rock band, GO RADIO are set to hit the road for a two month long U.S. headlining tour with This Providence in support of their debut album, Lucky Street. Lucky Street was named “one of the best rock records of 2011” by Absolutepunk.net, and debuted on Billboard’s Top 200 as well as the Independent, Rock and Alternative charts. With the incredible reaction to their debut, anticipation for their follow-up is at an all-time high.
In early 2012, GO RADIO wrapped up recording in St. Cloud, FL with James Paul Wisner (Dashboard Confessional, Paramore, New Found Glory) for their new full-length album, which is due out later this year.
Go Radio Tour Dates (w/This Providence, Simple As Surgery, Tyler Carter):
March 15 – Austin, TX – Lucky 13/Live Nation Showcase (418 E. 6th St.) @ 8:35PM
March 16 – Austin, TX – PureVolume House (240 E. 2nd St.) @ 3:30PM
March 16 – Austin, TX – Dirty Dog Bar/Fearless Showcase (505 E. 6th St) @ 11:00PM
March 20 – Indianapolis, IN @ Emerson Theatre
March 21 – Pontiac, MI @ The Pike Room at Crofoot
March 22 – Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection
March 23 – Akron, OH @ Musica
March 24 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
March 25 – Buffalo, NY @ Club Infinity
March 27 – Cambridge, MA @ TT the Bear’s Place
March 28 – Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Loft | The Chance
March 29 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Casino Wolf
March 30 – New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre
March 31 – Teaneck, NJ @ Mexicali Live
April 01 – West Chester, PA @ The Note
April 03 – Lancaster, PA @ Chameleon Club
April 04 – Baltimore, MD @ Sound Stage Ballroom
April 05 – Richmond, VA @ Kingdom
April 06 – Virginia Beach, VA @ The Jewish Mother
April 07 – W. Columbia, SC @ New Brookland Tavern
April 08 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
April 10 – Jacksonville, FL @ Jack Rabbits
April 11 – Orlando, FL @ Backbooth
April 13 – Gainesville, FL @ Double Down Live
April 17 – Memphis, TN @ Newbys
April 18 – Dallas, TX @ House of Blues – Cambridge Room
April 19 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues – Bronze Peacock
April 20 – San Antonio, TX @ The White Rabbit
April 21 – Oklahoma City, OK @ The Conservatory
April 23 – Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre
April 24 – Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue
April 26 – Seattle, WA @ Chop Suey
April 27 – Portland, OR @ Peter’s Room at Roseland
April 28 – San Francisco, CA @ Bottom of the Hill
April 30 – San Luis Obispo, CA @ Club SLO Brew
May 01 – Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction
May 02 – West Hollywood, CA @ The Roxy Theatre
May 4 – Tempe, AZ @ The Fixx
May 5 – Tucson, AZ @ Skrappy’s
May 7 – Tulsa, OK @ Eclipse
May 8 – Kansas City, MO @ Record Bar
May 9 – Omaha, NE @ Sokol Underground
May 10 – Iowa City, IA @ The Blue Moose Tap House
May 11 – St. Paul, MN @ Station 4
May 12 – Chicago, IL – The Bottom Lounge
May 13 – St. Louis, MO – Firebird
Punk Goes Pop Volume 4
By: Nevra Azerkan
I’m a big fan of the Punk Goes Pop series. Volumes 1-3 had bands like Yellowcard, Thrice, Artist vs Poet, The Cab, Mayday Parade and A Day to Remember covering songs from Michelle Branch, P!nk, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga and many others. The thing with the Punk Goes Pop compilations is that you can either despise the original and love the cover or love the original and love the cover even more. Any other combination rarely happens. So I was eagerly awaiting Volume 4 to see what awesomness it brought. Continue Reading
Watch Go Radio‘s video for the ballad “Goodnight Moon” above. The track is included on Lucky Street Deluxe Edition, a special version of the Floridian four-piece’s acclaimed debut Lucky Street. The release features the single “Any Other Heart”, plus bonus tracks that include unreleased songs, demos, and a cover of Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep”. Lucky Street Deluxe Edition is available on October 24th.
Punk Goes Pop Volume 4, the 11th in Fearless Records’ celebrated Punk Goes… compilation series, will be released on November 22nd.
Track listing: Allstar Weekend – “Yeah 3X” (originally recorded by Chris Brown) A Skylit Drive – “Love The Way You Lie” (originally recorded by Eminem feat Rihanna) Chunk! No, Captain Chunk! – “We R Who We R” (originally recorded by Ke$ha) For All Those Sleeping – “You Belong With Me” (originally recorded by Taylor Swift) Go Radio – “Rolling In The Deep” (originally recorded by Adele) I See Stars – “Till The World Ends” (originally recorded by Britney Spears) Pierce The Veil – “Just The Way You Are” (originally recorded by Bruno Mars) Silverstein – “Runaway” (originally recorded by Kanye West) Sleeping With Sirens – “F**k You” (originally recorded by Cee Lo Green) The Downtown Fiction – “Super Bass” (originally recorded by Nicki Minaj) The Ready Set – “Roll Up” (originally recorded by Wiz Khalifa) Tonight Alive – “Little Lion Man” (originally recorded by Mumford and Sons) Woe, Is Me – “Last Friday Night (TGIF)” (originally recorded by Katy Perry)
Every Avenue and Go Radio are thrilled to reveal that they will be joining Yellowcard on the band’s headline U.S. tour this October/November.
The label mates are no stranger to sharing stages, having become good friends touring together on the Fearless Friends Tour 2010, and most recently on an entire summer of Vans Warped Tour 2011. Check out their announcement video above.
Every Avenue & Go Radio w/ Yellowcard Tour Dates:
10/8 – Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues
10/9 – San Francisco, CA @ Slim’s
10/10 – Reno, NV @ Knitting Factory Concert House
10/12 – St. George, UT @ Burns Arena
10/13 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex | Grand Room
Sparks The Rescue is excited to announce that they will be direct support to Ludo on the Space Dracula’s Basketball Expo Tour this summer. The nationwide run will kick off in Chicago, IL on July 14.
The tour comes in support of their new full-length, Worst Thing I’ve Been Cursed With, which hit #5 on Billboard’s Alternative New Artist Chart and #11 on the Heatseeker’s Chart. The CD is available now at FYE, Hot Topic, and digitally at iTunes.
Sparks the Rescue is currently touring the U.S with labelmates Go Radio on their headline tour, and will also be performing at Journey’s Backyard BBQ at Woodbrige Center Mall in New Jersey on May 21.
w/Ludo, The Tommy High Pilots, & Stamps
7.14 – Chicago, IL @ Bottom Lounge
7.15 – Pontiac, MI @ The Pike Room at Crofoot
7.16 – Columbus, OH @ The Basement
7.17 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
7.18 – West Chester, PA @ The Note
7.20 – Cambridge, MA @ Middle East
7.21 – Washington DC @ 9:30 Club
7.22 – New York, NY @ Highline Ballroom
7.24 – Dallas, TX @ House of Blues – Cambridge Room
7.25 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues – Bronze Peacock
7.26 – Austin, TX @ Emo’s
7.28 – Tucson, AZ @ Club Congress
7.29 – West Hollywood, CA @ The Roxy Theatre
8.1 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Club Sound
8.2 – Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre
8.5 – Omaha, NE @ Sokol Underground
8.6 – St Louis, MO @ The Pageant
8.7 – Columbia, MO @ The Blue Note
Last night the tour’s kick off party and press conference was held at the newly opened House of Vans–a stunning 24,000 sq ft indoor skate park and concert venue in Brooklyn. At midnight, VANS WARPED TOUR 2011 main stage artists 3OH!3, A Day To Remember, Gym Class Heroes , The Devil Wears Prada and Asking Alexandria were revealed. The above acts will join an eclectic mix of hotly-tipped artists in punk, indie,metal and hardcore, to rock, pop, electronic, reggae and hip-hop. Previously announced 2011 tour acts include: Jack’s Mannequin, Less Than Jake, Against Me!, Pepper, Madina Lake, D.R.U.G.S., Continental,Street Dogs, Lucero,Yelawolf,We Came As Romans, Foxy Shazam, Woe Is Me, Black Veil Brides, Big Chocolate, Dance Gavin Dance, MC Lars, Every Avenue, The ReadySet, Winds of Plague, Simple Plan, Eyes Set To Kill, The Wonder Years, The Word Alive, Big B., Relient K., Middle Class Rut, Electric Touch, Permanent Bastards, Go Radio, The Steelwells, The Aggrolites and Unwritten Law plus many more. For the full list of confirmed artists, visit: www.warpedtour.com/bands.
Beginning today, Saturday March 26 (10:00am) festival goers can purchase tickets early via the exclusive, lower-priced pre-sale via www.warpedtour.com. To keep the festival affordable, pre-sale package prices are around $25.00 and include commemorative 3D ticket–which also serves as a jump-the-line early entry pass–a Vans Warped Tour 2011 compilation CD and a 25-cent donation to the Unite the United charity and all service fees. Only a limited number of pre-sale tickets are available per city and once they sell-out, they’re gone.Go towww.warpedtour.com.
For the first time in its history, the tour is thrilled to partner with Vans and offer a series of intimate in-store events at select local Vans shops around the U.S. Fans can get up close and personal with four of the 2011 tour’s main stage artists including: 3OH!3, The Word Alive, A Day To Remember and The Devil Wears Prada–who debut their new Vans shoe the Devil Wears Prada Old Skools in June–(see dates, locations and artists below). The in-stores are free and open to the public on a first-come-first served basis. For more information and to RSVP, go to: vans.com.
Vans Warped Tour In-Store Events at Vans shops:
DATE CITY ARTIST
Thu 3/31 New York, NY 3OH!3
Fri 4/15 Portland, OR The Word Alive
Mon 4/18 Tampa, FL A Day To Remember
Thu 6/23 Dallas, TX The Devil Wears Prada
Also a first, from May 15 through June 15th43 Vans shops will be selling VANS WARPED TOUR tickets in select markets. The tickets will be $26.00 (1$ service fee), all tickets will be handed out in custom Vans envelopes which can be turned in to the Vans booth at the Vans Warped Tour show for a free item onsite. In addition, a select number of Vans retail shops across the U.S. are offering a coupon of 20% off a single item and free gifts for two weeks following the Vans Warped Tour show.
The full list of tour dates is below (subject to change):
Go Radio is excited to unveil the cover art and tracklisting for their new album Lucky Street. The album is set for release on March 1st, 2010.
Tracklisting is below:
1. Lucky Street
2. Any Other Heart
3. Singing With The King
4. Strength To Stay
5. Swear It Like You Mean It
6. Why I’m Home
7. Kill The Beast
8. Hold On
9. Forever My Father
10. Fight, Fight (Reach for the Sky)
11. House Of Hallways
12. Redemption In The Verse
13. The Truth Is
Lucky Street is the Tallahassee, FL quartet’s debut full-length, and the follow up to acclaimed EP Do Overs And Second Chances, that landed at #8 on the the Billboard Heatseekers Chart in April 2010. The album was produced by Tim O’Heir (The All-American Rejects, Hot Rod Circuit, The Starting Line, Say Anything) and mixed by James Paul Wisner (Paramore, New Found Glory, Dashboard Confessional).