LOS ANGELES – The wait is over. Hollywood’s emerging theatrical rock sensation, Black Veil Brides, will kick off their highly anticipated headlining tour, the Hot Topic Presents: The Sacred Ceremony tour, tonight in San Diego. The month-and-a-half long trek will take the band across North America and back, as they tour in support of their debut album, We Stitch These Wounds, which hits stores on July 20th on Standby Records. Vampires Everywhere!, Get Scared, and Modern Day Escape will round out the tour’s impressive package.
Black Veil Brides have also posted the brand new single off We Stitch These Wounds, “Perfect Weapon”, for streaming on their official MySpace page at: www.myspace.com/blackveilbrides. The music video for “Perfect Weapon”, which has been viewed more than 400,000 times on YouTube since it debuted on June 15th, can be seen at: www.youtube.com/blackveilbridestv.
“Perfect Weapon” is currently available for download through iTunes at: itunes.apple.com/us/album/perfect-weapon/id374387530?i=374387830&ign-mpt=uo%3D4, where it easily cracked the Top 50 on the site’s “Rock” chart when it debuted on June 8th.
Fans can pre-order the full-length debut, We Stitch These Wounds, at: www.districtlines.com/black-veil-brides.
Delivering songs with lyrics of hope and strength, accompanied by passionate, hook-laden instrumentals, Black Veil Brides took the rock world by the throat with their first single/video, “Knives and Pens” in the summer of 2009. The video has since been viewed more than 11 million times on YouTube, and can be seen at: youtube.com/watch?v=gFDCHdKbKBY.
With a thriving and dedicated following of fans, and a highly trafficked MySpace profile (averaging over 10,000 plays a day, peaking in the 9th spot on MySpace’s Top Music Charts in the ‘Metal’ category), Black Veil Brides stand out as LA’s lone breath of fresh air.
Stay tuned to www.myspace.com/blackveilbrides for more news/video updates.