Single "All You Did Was Save My Life" Serviced to Radio Monday, May 25th
TORONTO, May 5 /CNW/ - Sony Music Entertainment Canada announce the
release of Our Lady Peace's 7th studio album on July 21st, 2009. Our Lady
Peace, consisting of Raine Maida, Duncan Coutts, Jeremy Taggart and Steve
Mazur, will release 'Burn Burn' in the U.S. through Warner Music Group's
Independent Label Group.
'Burn Burn' marks the first studio album from Our Lady Peace since 2005.
Self produced by the band and recorded at Raine's home studio in Los Angeles,
'Burn Burn' marks a return to the hard driving rock songs the band displayed
on their breakthrough debut release, 'Naveed'. As Raine explains, "We've come
full circle and the music is just stripped down, full of raw energy. It feels
like a proper rock record again." Fans can catch a glimpse of the studio
sessions plus exclusive reveals of artwork, lyrics and more, at the band's
The first single "All You Did Was Save My Life" hits radio Monday May
25th and the video, directed by Scott Weintrob who has previously collaborated
with the band on two other videos, features 90210 star Shenae Grimes.
In addition to their six full studio albums, which all surpassed Platinum
sales status in Canada, Our Lady Peace released a live CD/DVD in 2003 and a
hits collection in 2006, compiling a decade of their chat-topping singles and
featuring two new tracks.
Throughout their career, the band has sold over five million albums
worldwide, won four Juno Awards and ten Much Music Video Awards making them
one of the most awarded bands in MMVA history. They've shared the stage with
Jimmy Page & Robert Plant, Rolling Stones, Van Halen, Faith No More, The
Ramones, Goo Goo Dolls, No Doubt, Stone Temple Pilots, Alanis Morissette and
Blur among others. Of their live show Billboard Magazine said "OLP proved
their readiness as arena-worthy superstars during the opening night of the
Canadian act's U.S. tour."
Of the group's previous studio albums, 'Gravity' and 'Spiritual Machines'
are Double Platinum, 'Happiness... Is Not A Fish That You Can Catch' is Triple
Platinum, 'Clumsy' received a Diamond Certification in Canada and the band's
'Live DVD' went Double-Platinum. Released in late 2005, 'Healthy In Paranoid
Times' has surpassed Platinum Certification in Canada. Our Lady Peace were
also the founders of the Summersault Festival that toured across the country
with a lineup that included the Foo Fighters, A Perfect Circle and The
Our Lady Peace will hit the road across North America in support of the
release this summer. Several Canadian dates have already been announced and
more details on touring plans can be found at www.ourladypeace.net.
'Burn Burn' Official Tracklisting:
1.) All You Did Was Save My Life
3.) Monkey Brains
4.) Never Get Over You
5.) Escape Artist
7.) The Right Stuff
8.) Paper Moon
9.) Signs Of Life
10.) White Flags
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For further information:
For further information: Erica Silver, Director, National Media
Relations & Corporate Communications, Sony Music Entertainment Canada Inc.,
Office: (416) 589-3050, email@example.com