I can honestly say that this is a dream come true.
New York, NY (PRWEB) October 24, 2008
Today Glassnote Records is proud to announce that Secondhand Serenade's single "Fall For You" is certified platinum, with over 1,000,000 sold to date.
"As an artist, you can only dream of having a record go platinum. The rest is up to the fans and the team around you," claims John Vesely, aka Secondhand Serenade. "I can honestly say that this is a dream come true."
Secondhand Serenade scored a Top 10 single with the song "Fall For You," which is currently #8 on the Pop radio charts and #17* on the Hot AC charts, due to the support of fans and radio stations such as Z100/NYC, WPLJ/NYC, WXKS/Boston, WRQX/DC, KHKS/Dallas, KZHT/Salt Lake City, KUDD/Salt Lake City, KXXM/San Antonio, Sirius Satellite Radio and XM, to name a few. The first single off Secondhand Serenade's sophomore album, A Twist In My Story (2/08, Glassnote/ILG), which debuted at #44 on the Billboard Top 200, "Fall For You" is #24 on the iTunes Top 100 songs and #1 on the Alternative Top Songs.
With placements on MTV's The Real World, The Hills and Newport Harbor, The N's South Of Nowhere, and E!'s Living Lohan, as well as performances on Late Night With Conan O'Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the CBS Early Show and an appearance on FUSE's Steven's Untitled Rock Show show under his belt, Secondhand Serenade was recently named an artist "On The Verge" by USA Today: http://www.usatoday.com/life/music/news/2008-09-21-secondhand-serenade_N.htm
Secondhand Serenade will kick off a co-headlining jaunt with Cute Is What We Aim For, sponsored by MySpace, on October 31st in Allentown, PA (see all dates below). The last outing of the year wraps with a number of holiday radio shows, including performances at Boston's Kiss 108 Jingle Ball and New York City's Z100 pre-Jingle Ball gala.
Co-Headlining tour dates with Cute Is What We Aim For:
Oct 29 - New York, NY @ The China Club - (WPLJ's Up Close And Personal, closed to public)
Oct 31 - Allentown, PA @ Crocodile Rock
Nov 1 - Boston, MA @ Roxy
Nov 3 - Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of Living Arts
Nov 4 - New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
Nov 6 - Towson, MD @ Recher Theatre
Nov 8 - Charlotte, NC @ Amos
Nov 9 - Myrtle Beach, SC @ House Of Blues
Nov 11 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
Nov 12 - Orlando, FL @ House Of Blues
Nov 13 - Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
Nov 14 - Sauget, IL @ Pops
Nov 15 - Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
Nov 16 - Pontiac, MI @ Clutch Cargo
Nov 18 - Cleveland, OH @ House Of Blues
Nov 19 - Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave
Nov 21 - Omaha, NE @ Sokol Auditorium
Nov 22 - St. Paul, MN @ Myth
Nov 23 - Chicago, IL @ House Of Blues
Nov 25 - Denver, CO @ Gothic Theatre
Nov 26 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Salt Air Pavilion
Nov 28 - San Francisco, CA @ The Grand
Nov 29 - Anaheim, CA @ House Of Blues
Dec 2 - West Hollywood, CA @ House Of Blues
Dec 3 - San Diego, CA @ House Of Blues
Dec 6 - Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theatre
Dec 9 - Dallas, TX @ House Of Blues
Dec 10 - Corpus Christi, TX @ Pavilion at Concrete Street
Dec 11 - Boston, MA @ TD Banknorth Garden (Kiss 108 Jingle Ball)
Dec 12 - New York, NY @ Roseland Ballroom (Z100 pre-Jingle Ball concert)