Halestorm Holding Special Online Performance Today

Courtesy: Atlantic Records

Happy Halloween, everyone!  Halestorm has a very special treat for all of its fans today.  The band will be taking over the Warner Sound studios today.  The band will be performing live at 3pmEST/12PT for a very special Live Session performance.  Fans can check out the announcement from the band right here, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfpxXV3HrVg.  And fans can go to The Warner Sound’s YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/TheWarnerSound

The PA based band’s performance is all part of its ongoing promotion for its most recent album, Strange Case Of…  The album was released April 10th via Atlantic Records and was produced by mega producer Howard Benson (P.O.D., Sepultura, Theory of a Deadman, etc.)  Those who don’t get the chance to catch the band this afternoon will still get plenty of opportunities to see the band live as it tours in support of its new album.  The band’s next live performance will be Thursday, November 8th at the Soul Kitchen in Mobile, Alabama.  It will also be making a stop in Asheville, North Carolina on Wednesday, December 12th at the Orange Peel.  Halestorm’s fans can get a full tour rundown and all the latest news from the band online at http://www.halestormrocks.com, http://www.facebook.com/halestormrocks, and http://www.myspace.com/halestorm

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New Episode Of Shameless Plug Live Online Now

Warner Sound’s web show, Shameless Plugs Live has officially posted its newest episode online.  In the latest episode of this pop culture phenomenon, host George K. interviews artist Outasight and asks him about his new single, ‘Now or Never.’  The single comes from his new upcoming album, Nights Like These, which is due out November 19th.  Fans can check out the brand new webisode now at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHE_rl2w_M.

This new episode is hilarious.  Outasight’s reaction to host George putting his hand on his shoulder will leave audiences laughing.  And the audience reactions to George’s attire are equally funny.  There’s also a little newsbreak that spoofs MTV’s old MTV news segments.  Obviously aside from the artist interview, none of this hilarious web show is meant to be taken with any seriousness.  It’s meant to be fun and funny.  Audiences can get all the latest on Outasight’s new single, his upcoming album and all the latest news from him online now at http://iamoutasight.com.

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Cody Simpson, Warner Sound Giving Fans The Chance To “Find Cody”

Cody Simpson and Warner Sound are giving fans the chance to “Find Cody” in a brand new interactive movie online.  On Tuesday, September 18th, the brand new interactive movie, “Find Cody” will premiere on Warner Sound.  It stars Cody Simpson and Alli Simpson, along with Lia Marie Johnson and Gatlin Green.

Fans can check out the brand new trailer for the upcoming interactive movie now at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ePTbgdJSr-Q.  And while fans wait for the premiere of “Find Cody”, they can also get all the latest news and more online at Cody’s official website, http://codysimpson.com.  His EP, “Preview To Paradise” is also available now via iTunes at http://bit.ly/TWSPreviewtoParadise

Audiences can also get all the latest from The Warner Sound online at http://youtube.com/TheWarnerSound.

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Delta Rae Talks About Its Touring Van In New Interview

Courtesy: Warner Brothers Records

Durham, North Carolina’s own Delta Rae is everywhere today.  The band has played some of the top venues in the country already, and even has a performance at the Democratic National Convention under its collective belt, too.  Now thanks to Warner Sound, fans are getting the chance to learn a little more about the band and its touring van, Bernie. . 

In the new feature, “Meet Bernie”, fans learn that the van got its name because when the band first got the van, someone apparently tried to burn it down, thus the name “Bernie.”  there’s also a funny little story about which member of the band is hardest to live with on the road, and even *gasp* a possible extraterrestrial encounter along with much more.  Fans can check out all these stories by following the link here, http://youtu.be/ot6tmHfC7DM.  And to check out more episodes of YouTube’s series, Spaces, just follow this link,  http://youtube.com/SpacesTV.

Delta Rae’s debut album, “Carry The Fire” is out now.  It’s available now in stores and online via iTunes at http://goo.gl/8DWk4. While fans listen to the album, they can also get all the latest news and tour information from Delta Rae online at http://deltarae.com, http://www.facebook.com/deltarae, http://twitter.com/deltarae, and its official YouTube channel, http://www.youtube.com/deltaraeband

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Brother, Sister Musical Duo Releases Video For New Single

National Hispanic Heritage Month is September 15th  – October 15th.  In honor of the upcoming celebration of Hispanic culture, it’s a pleasure to present some brand new music from a sibling duo straight out of Mexico City, Mexico.  The brother/sister duo, Jesse and Joy have a new album titled, ¿Con Quién Se Queda El Perro?  Roughly translated, the title means “The Dog stays with who?”  The Grammy award winning pop duo has just released the video for the album’s new single, ‘Me Voy.’  ‘Me Voy’ translated into English roughly means ‘I’m Going.’  Those who have a better understanding of Spanish will be able to catch the relationship based themes of the song.

The video takes audiences into a recording session with Jesse and Joy at the famed Hit Factory in Miami, FL.  The performance is part of Warner Sound’s Live Room Series.  It’s one of many performances courtesy of Warner Bros. Records and Warner Music Group that takes audiences into performances of acts at some of the most well known studios across the country.

To check out the video for ‘Me Voy’, just follow the link here:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kozl-SKuqW4.  And after checking out the duo’s new single, audiences can also download their new album on iTunes at http://bit.ly/TWSJesseJoyiTunes.  Audiences can also get all the latest news on Jesse and Joy online at http://jessejoy.com and on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/JesseJoyOfficial.

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Cody Simpson’s “Wish U Were Here” Summer Series Rolls On In Episode Six

The brand new installment of teen pop sensation Cody Simpson’s “Wish U Were Here” Summer Series webisodes is here now, fans.  In episode number six, hosts Alli and Josh take fans behind the scenes of a day-long photo shoot in New York City for Cody.  The webisodes starts in its own funny way as Alli and Josh wait for the elevator to reach the studio where Cody’s shoot is taking place.  Who hasn’t had that awkward moment, just waiting?  As Tom Petty put it, the waiting is the hardest part. 

The fun starts when Alli and Josh finally reach the studio.  Fans get to see Cody going through the outfits from which he can choose for his shoot.  They also get to see him sporting the outfits during the course of the shoot.  As much fun as fans will have watching what goes on in the shoot, Cody may end up taking a back seat to his furry co-star, Buddy the dog.  Alli and Josh are featured throughout the webisode, too.  And Cody’s photographer, Reed, shares his thoughts on the shoot, too.  That and more are in the brand new webisode of Cody’s “Wish U Were Here” Summer Series.  It can be viewed now at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4hnGlguius.  Fans can also check out the first five episodes of Cody’s “Wish U Were Here” Summer Series right now, too at the links below.

Episode 1: Wake Up Cody: http://youtu.be/5TP1Mu5Hu4w
Episode 2: On Set: http://youtu.be/TmbuGSUhom4
Episode 3: Fun at the OC Fair: http://youtu.be/IhJJWrkBYPc
Episode 4: The Walk: http://youtu.be/80FnLAhjoSQ
Episode 5: Wish U Were Here Acoustic: http://youtu.be/0eMApaKpwDI    

After checking out all the webisodes, fans can download Cody’s EP, “Preview To Paradise” on iTunes here:  http://bit.ly/TWSPreviewtoParadise.

Fans can also get all the latest news and more from Cody Simpson online at http://www.codysimpson.com, http://www.facebook.com/codysimpsonmusic, http://twitter.com/codysimpson, and http://www.youtube.com/codysimpsonmusic.

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Cody Simpson’s “Wish U Were Here” Summer Series Rolls On With Special Performance

The latest installment of teen pop sensation Cody Simpson’s “Wish U Were Here” Summer Series is up now!  Cody has taken his fans through every aspect of life on tour with the previous installments of his Summer Series.  Now, as a reward for checking out every new episode, Cody is rewarding his fans with a very special acoustic performance of the song after which the series is named. 

Cody is in the back of his tour bus with his friends, performing the song in the intimate setting.  Even in an coustic setting, the song hasn’t lost any of its energy.  Fans can check it out for themselves right now at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0eMApaKpwDI

Fans can also check out the first four episodes of Cody’s “Wish U Were Here” Summer Series right now.  Just use the links below!

Episode 1: Wake Up Cody: http://youtu.be/5TP1Mu5Hu4w
Episode 2: On Set: http://youtu.be/TmbuGSUhom4
Episode 3: Fun at the OC Fair: http://youtu.be/IhJJWrkBYPc
Episode 4: The Walk: http://youtu.be/80FnLAhjoSQ

Fans can also download Cody’s EP, “Preview to Paradide” now on iTunes.  Just go to the following link:  http://bit.ly/TWSPreviewtoParadise

And to get all the latest news and more from Cody, just go online to http://codysimpson.com, http://www.facebook.com/codysimpsonmusic, http://www.youtube.com/codysimpsonmusic, and http://twitter.com/codysimpson.

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