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Switchfoot Releases New Music In Advance Of Their Highly Anticipated Full Length Album and Feature Film!
August 20 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


SWITCHFOOT RELEASES NEW MUSIC IN ADVANCE OF THEIR
HIGHLY ANTICIPATED FULL LENGTH ALBUM AND FEATURE FILM;

NEW ALBUM âFADING WESTâ SET FOR JANUARY 14 RELEASE



(Los Angeles, CA â August 20, 2013) Grammy-award winning rock band Switchfoot will release a 3-song digital EP titled Fading West EP on September 17 on Atlantic Records/Word. The EP will feature tracks from the upcoming full-length album, Fading West, set for release on January 14th, including âWho We Are,â âLove Alone Is Worth the Fight,â and âBa55.â

Part rock documentary, part surf film, and part travelogue, the bandâs new feature film Fading West offers rare glimpses of the longtime surfers on their boards and in the waves, captures the frenetic energy of their live shows, and in the end portrays a journey both epic and intimate. The film will serve as the opening act on Switchfootâs upcoming tour.

Fading West Official Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJ1ynQ46984

ABOUT SWITCHFOOT:
As they enter their 17th year as a band, Switchfoot have sold 5.5 million copies worldwide of their eight studio albums (including their 2003 double-platinum breakthrough The Beautiful Letdown and 2009âs Grammy Award-winning Hello Hurricane), racked up a string of Alternative radio hit singles (âMeant to Live,â âDare You To Move,â âMess of Me,â âThe Sound (John M. Perkinsâ Blues),â âDark Horses,â and âAfterlifeâ), performed sold-out world tours (visiting five continents in the past year alone), raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to aid homeless kids in their community through their own Bro-Am Foundation, and earned themselves a global fan base devoted to Switchfootâs emotionally intelligent and uplifting brand of alternative rock. www.switchfoot.com