Our Lady Peace Release New Single, â€œHeavyweightâ€ December 20 2011
<strong>First new music from forth-coming album available on iTunes</strong>
For immediate release
Coalition Music recording artists Our Lady Peace have announced an early Christmas present for their fans around the world. On Tuesday, December 20, 2011, the song, â€œHeayweight,â€ will be made available on iTunes in North America. All other DSPs will have the track beginning January 3, 2012. â€œHeavyweightâ€ is the first single from Our Lady Peaceâ€™s forthcoming album, scheduled for release in the Spring of 2012.
Our Lady Peace have been recording their as-yet-untitled eighth studio album in Toronto and Los Angeles with co-producer Jason Lader.
In a note posted to fans at www.ourladypeace.com, the group writes, â€œWe feel that this is our most compelling recording since we formed this band. Itâ€™s the record weâ€™ve been trying to make for many years now. We now understand that the struggle to get here was not in vain.â€ More details about the new album will be released in the New Year.
In other news, OLP singer Raine Maida will receive the Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit award during Canadian Music Week along with his wife, singer Chantal Kreviazuk in recognition of their longstanding commitment to charitable initiatives. Individually they have contributed to charities worldwide in support of human and animal rights, world peace, education and the environment.
Our Lady Peace will perform live in Niagara Falls on December 31, 2011 as part of Entertainment Tonight Canadaâ€™s New Yearâ€™s Eve celebration broadcast nationally on Global TV.
For more information: Steve Waxman, Warner Music Canada
P: (416) 758-1097