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Tuned In to Atomic Tom

Sunday, March 13, 2011

Our featured Tuned In band this week is Atomic Tom.

This Brooklyn NYC based Alternative Rock group has earned international recognition for not only their music, but also their innovative approach to reaching their fans.

The video for their song "Take Me Out" has over 4.5 million views on YouTube. The creative plot behind the video involves the band playing the song on four iPhones after their instruments were stolen.

We caught up with them during a sold out show at The North Star Bar. They spoke candidly to us about the special chemistry they share on stage, and with their ever growing fan base.

Please enjoy their biography courtesy of their record label, Universal Republic Records.

ATOMIC TOM TO TAKE FLIGHT ON 'THE ROLLING SOUND AND READY LIGHTS' TOUR BEGINNING JANUARY 31

Universal Republic Records Debut Album 'The Moment' available in stores now.

New York, NY- January 21, 2011- ATOMIC TOM will launch their "Rolling Sound and Ready Lights" headline tour on January 31, 2011 in Salt Lake City, UT with this leg wrapping up March 6th in Philadelphia, PA.

The Brooklyn quartet is primed to dazzle fans on their first North American tour in support of their UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC RECORDS debut, The Moment, available in stores and via digital retailers now.

ATOMIC TOM's clever and catchy rock comes to life vibrantly on stage. Anthems such as the band's hit single, "Take Me Out," were made for the live setting, and ATOMIC TOM will surely have fans all over singing along to every word once they hit the road.

The band will also showcase favorites such as "Let Let Go" and "Play That Dirty Girl" on the "Rolling Sound and Ready Lights" jaunt. ATOMIC TOM will play dates in SXSW and add shows in April to the confirmed itinerary thus far.

"Take Me Out" solidified the band as one of the most creative young outfits on the scene. A YouTube clip of the band performing the song on a crowded NYC subway with just their iPhones went viral garnering a staggering 4.5 million views and etching the band's place in the zeitgeist.

Soon after, ATOMIC TOM won over the hearts of audiences with performances on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Lopez Tonight, and the Early Morning Show.

In addition, "Take Me Out" hit the Verizon music store on January 18th and was featured.

Be sure you're there to experience the "Rolling Sound and Ready Lights" tour when it hits your town! Stay tuned for further dates and cities that ATOMIC TOM will land in.

Atomic Tom, comprised of Luke White (vocals), Philip Galitzine (bass), Eric Espiritu (guitarist) and Tobias Smith (drums), has already built a strong fan base on the East Coast and will continue to tour in support of the record and current single "Take Me Out."

You are now Tuned In to Atomic Tom!

More on the web-
http://www.myspace.com/atomictom
http://www.facebook.com/atomictomband
http://twitter.com/atomictom
http://www.youtube.com/weareatomictom

About Universal Republic Records: Universal Republic Records is a division of Universal Music Group, the world's largest music company, with wholly owned record operations or licensees in 77 countries. One of several labels that comprise Universal Motown Republic Group, Republic Records was formed in 1995 by President, CEO of the label, Monte Lipman, and his brother, President of Universal Republic, Avery Lipman, conceptualized around their kitchen table. Today, the label is responsible for numerous breakthrough and mainstream chart topping artists, including a diverse array of groundbreaking imprints and ventures encompassing new and established platinum and multiplatinum acts such Taylor Swift, Enrique Iglesias, Amy Winehouse, Colbie Caillat, Florence + The Machine, Hinder, 3 Doors Down, Owl City, Anberlin, Godsmack, Jack Johnson, Damian Marley and others.

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