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| 31 July 2013 | Reply

(Los Angeles – CA) – New Politics, the Brooklyn via Copenhagen based 3 piece rock band announced that their smash hit “Harlem” has been selected as Amazon’s Song Of The Week from 7/30-8/5. It was previously announced that New Politics will be joining 30 Seconds To Mars on tour starting September 11th in Atlanta, GA. New Politics just finished touring with Fall Out Boy on June 26th. In addition, New Politics recently performed their hit single “Harlem” from their sophomore album A Bad Girl In Harlem on Conan on June 10th. Watch the performance here. The album was released on May 21st through RCA Records and debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Heatseekers’ chart. New Politics’ single “Harlem” is currently Top 5 at Alternative radio.  Listen to “Harlem” here: YouTube: and/or SoundCloud link:

“Harlem” is featured in the new Taco Bell Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Tacos commercial which began airing nationwide on April 21st. Promo spots using “Harlem” are also running on Americas Got Talent.

ESPN named New Politics “Artist of the Month” and featured “Harlem” in their programming all of April.New Politics performed on NBC Sports 2013 Dew Tour in Ocean City, Maryland on June 21st. In addition, New Politics performed “Harlem” on the “Logo NewNowNext Awards 2013” which aired Monday, April 15th at 10/9C on Logo TV. Watch the performance here. Alternative Press has included New Politics as one of the “100 Bands You Need To Know In 2013”. Additionally, New Politics finished touring with Twenty One Pilots for the 2013 MTV Artist to Watch Tour.

In 2010 New Politics released their self titled debut album through RCA Records. The album contained the singles “Yeah Yeah Yeah”, which was featured in a Dell Campaign in addition to being the Alli Theme Song for both the Dew Tour 2010 and the Lucas Oil Pro Motorcross tour, as well as “Dignity”.  MTV deemed them “Buzzworthy” and named New Politics as one of their “2011 Artists To Watch” and they had their own MTV PUSH and Posted campaigns. New Politics have toured with 30 Seconds to Mars, Neon Trees and Dirty Heads amongst others. In 2011 they made their late night network television debut on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” and they have also performed on Fuel TV’s The Daily Habit.

New Politics are looking forward to hitting the road once again where they will continue to perform their riveting high energy sets which had declaring their performance was “…the night’s most lasting take-away” during their performance at SXSW. Before heading to SXSW raved about “Harlem”, listen to the discussion here. New Politics will be performing all summer on UPROAR Festival with Jane’s Addiction starting August 9th to September 15th.

New Politics are David Boyd (vocals), Soren Hansen (vocals/guitar) and Louis Vecchio (drums).


09/20      San Diego, CA                       91X Fest @ Sleep Train Amphitheatre

09/27      Atlanta, GA                            The Tabernacle

09/28      Charlotte, NC                         Weenie Roast @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater

09/29      Camden, NJ                            Susquehanna Bank Center

10/1        Montreal, QC, Canada            Metropolis

10/3        Toronto, ON, Canada             The Sound Academy

10/4        Columbus, OH                         LC Pavilion

10/8        Denver, CO                             The Fillmore

10/9        Magna, UT                              The Great Salt Air

10/11      San Jose, CA                           San Jose Event Center

10/12      Hollywood, CA                        Hollywood Bowl

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