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Rival Sons Announce U.S. Tour Dates

Maximum-blues-infused, rock ’n’ roll band RIVAL SONS are excited to announce a 14-city tour beginning August 20 with stops including Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Louis and Lake Tahoe, wrapping in San Francisco September 7 (full tour itinerary below). The Long Beach, CA-based group has been invited to perform a select number of shows with one of… Read more »


RIVAL SONS To Perform Two Songs Acoustically Live On AXS-TV Tomorrow

Maximum-blues-infused, hard rock band RIVAL SONS will perform two songs acoustically Wednesday, May 15 at 7:00 PM PT live on AXS-TV: singer JAY BUCHANAN and guitarist SCOTT HOLIDAY will do “Keep On Swinging”–the first single from their acclaimed current album HEAD DOWN–as well as “Burn Down Los Angeles” from their 2011 album Pressure and Time. … Read more »


RIVAL SONS On ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ This Thursday, March 7

RIVAL SONS will appear this Thursday, March 7 on ABC-TV’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” broadcasting from their Los Angeles hometown (11:35pm/10:35pm CT). The band will perform “Keep On Swinging,” the first single from their upcoming album HEAD DOWN, out March 19.  The song has been #1 in Canada for six weeks and is hitting U.S. radio… Read more »


RIVAL SONS – The New Kings of Rock and Roll

The days of being the next big thing are over.  Rival Sons have reached the top and there is no turning back.  Led by singer Jay Buchanan, Rival Sons and their brand of bluesy hard rock have quickly taken the world by storm. Buchanan and Rival Sons are the new kings of rock and roll…. Read more »


RIVAL SONS’ ‘Head Down’ Album To Arrive In Stores March 19

Coming on the heels of their success and critical acclaim in the U.K., Europe and Canada, America’s own RIVAL SONS have announced their third album HEAD DOWN will arrive in stores in the U.S. on March 19 via their new affiliation with Century Media Records. Ahead of the in-store date, the soulful, maximum-blues-infused hard rock band will perform Thursday, March 7 on ABC-TV’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” at 11:35pm/10:35pm CT on… Read more »


Rival Sons Announce Headlining Canadian Tour

In the tradition of American artists like Jimi Hendrix, Tom Petty, The Strokes and Kings of Leon who broke overseas first, RIVAL SONS have become a substantial presence in England and Europe, headlining their own shows and opening for Guns N’ Roses and AC/DC, among others. Now the soulful, maximum-blues-infused hard rock band has announced… Read more »


RIVAL SONS Premiere New Music Video For ‘Until The Sun Comes’

Soulful, maximum-blues-infused hard rock band RIVAL SONS premiered their new music video for “Until The Sun Comes” today on NME.com. The video, directed by Simon Gesrel–protégé  of Academy Award-winning director Michel Gondry (White Stripes, Bjork)–can be seen here. This marks the band’s second video from their new album HEAD DOWN–out now on Earache Records–which has… Read more »


Rival Sons New Album ‘Head Down’ Out Now

Soulful, maximum-blues-infused hard rock band RIVAL SONS’ new album HEAD DOWN is out now on Earache Records and has garnered the band both critical acclaim (including a four-out-of-five star review from The Guardian/U.K.) and a“Breakthrough Artist” award at this week’s Classic Rock Awards show in London. Coming off of a five-week U.K./European headlining tour (having already played to massive crowds in Europe at festivals such as Rock Am Ring and Download, and opening for Guns N’ Roses), RIVAL SONS look to 2013 to showcase the record here… Read more »


RIVAL SONS Confirm ‘HEAD DOWN’ For Worldwide Release This Week

Soulful, maximum-blues-infused hard rock band RIVAL SONS are gearing up for the worldwide release of HEAD DOWN, their second album for Earache Records. The album will be available in America on iTUNES beginning Tuesday, September 18. The album will also be released overseas this week: September 14 in Europe and September 17 in the U.K.,… Read more »


Rival Sons Album “Head Down” Ready For Worldwide Release September 17, With U.S. Release To Follow In November

Soulful, maximum-blues-infused hard rock band RIVAL SONS are gearing up for the September 17 worldwide release of HEAD DOWN, their second album for Earache Records, with the U.S. release to follow in November (exact release TBA). With their blues bravado, raw riffing and unmatched mystique, the Long Beach, CA quartet have received critical acclaim both… Read more »


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