Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Win a chance to DJ and play "Mess of Me" for 98.7 in Los Angeles!

Check out Switchfoot's latest tweet:

- @987LA has your chance to DJ, play "Mess of Me" and do a Switchfoot interview! More details at www.987fm.com

You have to sign up to become a "Rock-A-Holic"to participate in the contest. Good luck! Go here to enter!


And, in another piece of Twitter news, look what just arrived at Switchfoot headquarters:

- Guess what just arrived? Lots of boxes full of the Hello Hurricane collector's edition! Amped. http://twitpic.com/m6b2a

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^Wow, that looks really really really awesome. How many of you are stoked to finally get this in your mailbox??


Here's a new review of "Hello Hurricane," from Disarray Magazine.

The music showcases itself to be divided into 12-tracks, where the sound is unbelievable. Opening tune "Needle and Haystack Life," takes you immediately back to Switchfoot’s classic methods of music usage, by having this opener sound quite similar to the classic hit from their fifth album Nothing is Sound single, “Stars.” Upbeat and catchy tones result when guitars clash together to overpower one another, cutting in for solo segments that just break away right into the end.

As far as the album continues to roll along, “Mess of Me," along with "The Sound (John M. Perkins Blues)," tend to be the more aggressive tracks, while the other tunes tend to drain out the music altogether by compelling this overwhelming sensation that lacks the music's progression side.

Read the rest of the review here.



"Mess of Me" holds stead at No. 39 on the Alternative rock charts. Be sure to check here to see if your station is playing it, and request it every day! Speaking of which...



Keep voting for Switchfoot. Whatever early successes we have, the better this record will do in the long run. VOTE!

- Go vote for "Mess of Me" on RadioU's Top Ten Most Wanted here. It is back up to 41.1%, still the majority of the votes. But we can't let that momentum slide. Make sure you vote every day.

- KROQ (Los Angeles) is one of the most influential rock stations in the country. When they add a song, several other stations across the country take notice and follow suit. We need to get "Mess of Me" on there, in order to get this single off the ground. Go HERE to request it! Keep it up friends! Don't slow down, WE NEED THIS.


Go here to see a list of stations already playing "Mess of Me" and phone numbers to call in and request the song with!

We'll post more voting opportunities as they come up, so keep checking back every day.

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