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Pierce The Veil wins “Best Video” at Kerrang! Magazine Awards

| 15 June 2013 | Reply


Today, UK hard rock magazine Kerrang! held their annual ceremony for theRelentless Kerrang! Awards to honor the best in music over the last year, and tonight confirmed that this is truly the year of Pierce The Veil.

The San Diego, CA rockers received top honors receiving the award forBest Video for “King For A Day” (Ft. Kelling Quinn).

“Thank you to our amazing fans and Kerrang! for supporting us over the years,” explains lead singer Vic Fuentes, “we’re very proud to have won the Best Video award, this is a huge honor.”

Featured on the band’s latest album Collide With The Sky, the winning track “King For A Day” features Kellin Quinn of Sleeping With Sirens. Check out the music video for “King For A Day”, which has received over 13 million YouTube views since it’s debut.

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Pierce The Veil – “King for a Day” ft. Kellin Quinn


One of the most hotly-tipped bands to watch in 2013, Pierce The Veil recently wrapped up their sold out U.S. headline run with All Time Low, which bolstered their TV debut on Last Call With Carson Daly. The summer months include the band’s first South American headline tour, and a coveted spot at Riot Fest in Chicago, IL where they will share the stage with Fall Out BoyBlink 182AFI, and Taking Back Sunday.

PIERCE THE VEIL – Vic Fuentes (Vocals), Mike Fuentes (Drums), Tony Perry (Guitar), Jaime Preciado (Bass) – With a unique brand of progressive post-hardcore, Pierce The Veil have captured a rabid fan base across the globe. Gaining a reputation for their explosive live show and the unique vocal style of singer Vic Fuentes, the band has received press support from MTV, Guitar World, Outburn, Kerrang!, Revolver, AOL, FUSE TV, Warped Tour coverage featured by the NY Times, and were featured on the cover of AMP Magazine and Alternative Press’ March Issue. The San Diego, CA quartet was deemed one of MTV Buzzworthy’s Breakthrough Artists of 2012, and additionally earned Purevolume’s Best Music Video of 2012 and Best Single Of The Year for “King For A Day.” The band’s newest release Collide With The Sky has garnered sales of over 128,000 since its July 2012 release. “….You’ll probably see their names splashed across the internet and charts even more than you did this year, which is saying a lot.” – MTV BUZZWORTHY

For more information about Pierce The Veil, visit the band’s official website here


7.4 – Buenos Aires, Argentina @ El Teatro

7.6 – Sao Paulo, Brazil @ Carioca Club

7.7 – Curitiba, Brazil @ Music Hall

7.9 – Santiago, Chile @ Blondie

7.11 – Mexico City, Mexico @ Jose Cuervo Salon

7.12 – Guadalajara, Mexico @ F. Bolko

9.13 – Chicago, IL @ Riot Fest

9.14 – Chicago, IL @ Riot Fest

9.15 – Chicago, IL @ Riot Fest

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