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Artist Vs Poet’s new album Favorite Fix

2 March 2010 No Comment

“One of the hottest bands around!” - J-14

One of the most promising young acts of 2010.” – UNDERTHEGUNREVIEW.NET

“Memorable, melodic songs with irresistible choruses” - ALTERNATIVE PRESS

“Favorite Fix has some of the most addictive and catchy music we’ve heard in a while… it will sweep you away and go down as one of your new favorites” - AMP

Singer Tarcy Thomason notes: “We are very excited about Favorite Fix. It’s been about a year in the making and we couldn’t be happier with it. We are very excited to show this record to the world and thanks to the fans for making it happen or us. If it wasn’t for the fans, we would not be here!”

Produced by Zack Odom and Kenneth Mount (All Time Low, Mayday Parade, Cartel) andMike Green (Paramore, Breathe Carolina), Favorite Fix is twelve sunshine-infused tracks that show just why this band is one of the most talked about bands in the scene. The album features lead track “Damn Rough Night”, featuring vocals from Forever The Sickest Kids’ Austin Bello, and first track “Car Crash”, a collaboration with The Maine’s vocalist John O. Find out the meanings behind all the tracks on Favorite Fix by heading to AltPress now and checking out Artist Vs Poet’s track-by-track feature. You can also check out Artist Vs Poet on J-14.com now as part of their Hot Band Alert!

Artist Vs Poet signed to Fearless Records a year after forming in 2007, releasing their acclaimed debut eponymous EP in November 2008. The band quickly captured the hearts of a fast-growing army of fans, gaining 3 million total plays and 50,000 friends on MySpace, and the EP went on to sell over 12,000 copies. The media soon followed in backing the band, with Alternative Press naming them one of their 100 Bands You Need to Know, while their video for “Runaway” won MTVU’s ‘Freshman 5′, and their songs were featured on MTV’s The Real World and Parental Control. The band released their second EP Damn Rough Night while on tour with Forever The Sickest Kids and The Rocket Summer in December 2009, which hit #9 on the iTunes Alternative Chart, and #98 on the overall chart.

Artist Vs Poet just wrapped up a run of dates with Forever The Sickest Kids, and has just announced they will be touring with The Maine this spring, before a full summer on Vans Warped Tour 2010. Stay tuned for details! In the meantime, be sure to check out their west coast shows with This Providence, Anabor and The Bigger Lights. Dates are as below:!

Headline shows:
3.03.10 – Austin, TX @ Emo’s
3.04.10 – Oklahoma City, OK @ The Conservatory
03.05.10 Plano, TX @ The Door Plano (w/ local TBA)
3.06.10 – Houston, TX @ The Junction
03.07.10 San Antonio, TX @ The Ten Eleven (W/ Local Support TBA)
03.17.10 Mission, TX @ Las Palmas Race Track (Festival w/ Never Shout Never,
Attack! Attack!, Asking Alexandria, and more)
The About Damn Time Tour w/ This Providence, Anarbor, The Bigger Lights
3.25.10 – Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theatre
3.26.10 – Orangevale, CA @ The Boardwalk
3.27.10 – Saratoga, CA @ Saratoga Rec Center
3.29.10 – Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction
3.30.10 – San Diego, CA @ Soma

Vans Warped Tour
6.24.10 – San Diego, CA @ Cricket Amphitheatre
6.25.10 – Pomona, CA @ Pomona Fairplex
6.26.10 – Mountain View, CA @ Shorline Amphitheatre
6.27.10 – Ventura, CA @ Seaside Park
6.29.10 – Phoenix, AZ @ Cricket Pavilion
6.30.10 – Las Cruces, NM @ N.M.S.U. Practice Field
7.01.10 – San Antonio, TX @ AT&T Center
7.02.10 – Houston, TX @ The Showgrounds at Sam Houston Race Park
7.03.10 – Dallas, TX @ Superpages.com Center
7.05.10 – St. Louis, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
7.06.10 – Indianapolis, IN @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
7.07.10 – Burgettstown, PA @ Post Gazette Pavilion
7.08.10 – Cleveland, OH @ Time Warner Cable Amphitheatre
7.09.10 – Toronto, ON @ Arrow Hall
7.10.10 – Montreal, QC @ Parc Jean Drapeau
7.11.10 – Hartford, CT @ Comcast Theater
7.13.10 – Mansfield, MA @ Comcast Center
7.14.10 – Darien Center, NY @ Darien Lake P.A.C.
7.15.10 – Scranton, PA @ Toyota Pavilion
7.16.10 – Camden, NJ @ Susquehanna Bank Center
7.17.10 – Uniondale, NY @ Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
7.18.10 – Oceanport, NJ @ MonmouthPark Racetrack
7.20.10 – Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
7.21.10 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
7.22.10 – Charlotte, NC @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
7.23.10 – St. Petersburg, FL @ Vinoy Park
7.24.10 – West Palm Beach, FL @ Cruzan Amphitheatre
7.25.10 – Orlando, FL @ Central Florida Farigrounds
7.26.10 – Atlanta, GA @ Lakewood Amphitheatre
7.28.10 – Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center


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