Pop-rock band Runner Runner will join the Taylor Momsen fronted band The Pretty Reckless on tour starting this Friday February 11th at the El Rey in Los Angeles, CA through March 13th at Club AE in Pittsburgh, PA (full schedule below).  The Pretty Reckless tour begins just as Runner Runner is preparing to release their anticipated self-titled debut (EMI/Capitol Records/ MRV Music/C.E. Music) on February 15th.  Fans can still pre-order a copy of Runner Runner on the band’s website www.runnerrunnermusic.com and receive a free acoustic EP.

Runner Runner broke out last summer with their upbeat debut single “So Obvious” which charted on the Top 40 radio airplay charts.  They performed the song live on The Late Show With David Letterman and Jimmy Kimmel Live.  The video for “So Obvious” was played on MTV Hits, MTV and Teen Nick.  Runner Runner is gearing up to impact their next single at radio on March 21st.  In the mean time, the band has released two videos for their song “Hey Alli.”  They released a video to an acoustic version of the song earlier this year and last week premiered an Isaac Rentz (Cage The Elephant, Pistol Youth, Manchester Orchestra, Motion City Soundtrack) directed short film/video.  The band decided they wanted to tell the story of the song rather than do a traditional music video featuring themselves and gave Rentz full creative control and artistic freedom to shoot a mini film that would portray his own visual interpretation of the lyrics.  Both videos can be seen on the band’s Vevo channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/RunnerRunnerVEVO.

Immediately following The Pretty Reckless tour, Runner Runner will hit the road with A Rocket To The Moon starting March 15th in Poughkeepsie, NY through April 23rd in Foxborough, MA.  Runner Runner have become road warriors over the last year, they spent the summer on the road with Secondhand Serenade and White Tie Affair.  They played some fall dates with 2AM Club and most recently toured with Forever The Sickest Kids and have also played shows with bands such as Fall Out Boy, All Tim Low, Gym Class Heroes and Angels & Airwaves and have played the Vans Warped Tour and Bamboozle

Runner Runner is the first band signed to Clear Entertainment/C.E. Music, a new label formed by David Letterman’s Worldwide Pants Inc. through a partnership with EMI’s Capitol Records and music industry veteran Jack Ponti’s MRV Label.

The Pretty Reckless Dates:

Feb 11            El Rey                                                            Los Angeles, CA Feb 12            Soma Sidestage                               San Diego, CA Feb 14            Martini Ranch                                   Scottsdale, AZ Feb 17            Stubb’s Jr                                          Austin, TX Feb 18            HOB Bronze Peacock                     Houston, TX Feb 19            HOB Cambridge Room                   Dallas, TX Feb 20            The Conservatory                            Oklahoma City, OK Feb 22            Firebird                                              St. Louis, MO Feb 23            Earth House                                     Indianapolis, IN Feb 24            Pike Room                                        Pontiac, MI Feb 25            Hard Rock Café                               Niagara Falls, NY Feb 26            Tattoo Rock Parlour                         Toronto, ONT Feb 27            Tulipe                                                 Montreal, QUE March 2          Santos Party House                                    NYC, NY March 3          Brighton Music Hall                         Boston, MA March 4          9:30 Club                                           Washington DC March 6          Theatre of the Living Arts               Philadelphia, PA March 9          Stage Door                                        Madison, WI *headline show March 10       Beat Kitchen                                     Chicago, IL March 11        The Basement                                  Columbus, OH March 12       Grog Shop                                         Cleveland, OH March 13       Club AE                                             Pittsburgh, PA A Rocket To The Moon Dates: March 15       The Chance                                      Poughkeepsie, NY March 16       Highline                                             NYC,  NY March 17       Toad’s Place                                     New Haven, CT March 18       First Unitarian Church                    Philadelphia, PA March 19       Bourbon Street- The Quarter         Baltimore, MD March 20       Greene Street                                   Greensboro, NC March 22       Jack Rabbits                                     Jacksonville, FL Mach 23         Culture Room                                   Ft. Lauderdale, FL March 24       The Backbooth                                 Orlando, FL March 26       Rocketown                                        Nashville, TN March 28       Warehouse Live Studio                  Houston, TX March 29       The Loft                                             Dallas, TX March 30       White Rabbit                                     San Antonio, TX April 1             The Rock                                           Tucson, AZ April 2             Chain Reaction                                Anaheim, CA April 3             Soma Sidestage                               San Diego, CA April 5             The Roxy Theatre                            Los Angeles, CA April 6             Bottom Of The Hill                           San Francisco, CA April 8             Hawthorne Theater                         Portland, OR April 9             El Corazon                                        Seattle, WA April 11          The Complex                                                Salt Lake City, UT April 12          Bluebird Theater                              Denver, CO April 14          The Blue Moose Tap House          Iowa City, IA April 15          The Rave Bar                                   Milwaukee, WI April 16          Lincoln Hall                                      Chicago, IL April 17          Eagle Theatre                                   Ponitac, MI April 19          The Mod Club Theatre                    Toronto, ONT April 20          Grog Shop                                         Cleveland, OH April 21          Altar Bar                                             Pittsburgh, PA April 22          School Of Rock                                Hackensack, NJ April 23          Shocase Live                                    Foxborough, MA


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-Broke in the OC www.brokeintheOC.blogspot.com

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