Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
MAGAZINEON-AIRDOWNLOADSCHATBOARDSCONTESTSSTORE
News

PIERCE THE VEIL Gets Gold Single Award For "King For A Day"

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 @ 5:28 AM


From The 2012 Album Collide With The Sky

- advertisement -

- advertisement -
One of the fastest-rising bands on the rock scene, PIERCE THE VEIL was awarded a Gold record for its track "King For A Day" in recognition of sales of more than 500,000 units.

"King For A Day" was included on the band's 2012 album Collide With The Sky that debuted at #12 on Billboard's Top 200 chart, reached the #1 spot on Billboard's Hard Rock, Modern Rock/Alternative and Rock Albums charts, and has sold in excess of a quarter-million copies in the U.S. alone. The track, featuring guest vocals from SLEEPING WITH SIRENS' Kellin Quinn, was a top 40 rock hit, and its companion music video has, to date, racked up an astounding 37-million-plus YouTube views.

PIERCE THE VEIL has been in the studio recording a new album for a first-quarter 2015 release (Fearless Records), and has just kicked off The World Tour, a five-month, multi-leg global trek with co-headliners SLEEPING WITH SIRENS. Remaining dates for The World Tour's first three legs are below.

LEG ONE/2014

  • 11.11 The Pavilion @ Long Star Event Center, Lubbock, TX
  • 11.13 Brady Theatre, Tulsa, OK
  • 11.14 Cannery Ballroom, Nashville, TN
  • 11.15 House of Blues, N. Myrtle Beach, SC
  • 11.16 NorVa, Norfolk, VA
  • 11.19 Freedom Hall @ Lancaster Convention Center, Lancaster, PA
  • 11.20 Pine Belt Arena, Toms River, NJ
  • 11.21 Washington Avenue Armory, Albany, NY
  • 11.22 Webster Theatre, Hartford, CT
  • 11.24 The Paramount, Huntington, NY
  • 11.25 The Paramount, Huntington, NY
  • 11.29 Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, WI
  • 11.30 Compuware Sports Arena (Mega Fest), Plymouth, MI
  • 12.17 Flags Event Center, Clive, IA
  • 12.3 Boulder Theatre, Boulder, CO
  • 12.5 Knitting Factory, Reno, NV
  • 12.6 The Joint, Las Vegas, NV
LEG TWO/2015
  • 1.23 Viejas Arena, San Diego, CA
  • 1.24 Marquee Theatre, Phoenix, AZ
  • 1.26 The Warfield, San Francisco, CA
  • 1.27 Roseland Ballroom, Portland, OR
  • 1.28 Showbox Sodo, Seattle, WA
  • 1.30 Salt Air, Salt Lake City, UT
  • 1.31 The Fillmore, Denver, CO
  • 2.2 Sokol Auditorium, Omaha, NE
  • 2.3 Uptown Theatre, Kansas City, MO
  • 2.4 Myth, Minneapolis, MN
  • 2.6 Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, IL
  • 2.7 Egyptian Room, Indianapolis, IN
  • 2.8 LC Pavillion, Columbus, OH
  • 2.10 Stage AE, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2.11 Stage AE, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2.13 Tsongas Arena, Lowell, MA
  • 2.14 Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2.15 Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2.17 Hammerstein Ballroom New York, NY
  • 2.18 Fillmore, Silver Springs, MD
  • 2.20 The National, Richmond, VA
  • 2.21 Fillmore, Charlotte, NC
  • 2.22 Tabernacle, Atlanta, GA
  • 2.24 Fillmore, Miami, FL
  • 2.25 House of Blues, Orlando, FL
  • 2.26 House of Blues, Orlando, FL
  • 2.28 Bayou, Houston, TX
  • 3.1 South Side Ballroom, Dallas, TX
  • 3.3 Backstage, San Antonio, TX
  • 3.4 Diamond Ballroom, Oklahoma City, OK
LEG THREE/2015

UK/EUROPE

  • 3.20 Mar Trix, Antwerp, Belgium
  • 3.21 Melkweg, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 3.22 C Club, Berlin, Germany
  • 3.24 Arenan, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 3.25 Tradgam, Gothenburg, Sweden
  • 3.26 Gruenspan, Hamburg, Germany
  • 3.27 Essigfabrik, Cologne, Germany
  • 3.29 Nick Rayns, LCR UEA, Norwich, England
  • 3.30 Guildhall, Portsmouth, England
  • 3.31 O2 Academy, Bristol, England
  • 4.2 Academy 1, Manchester, England
  • 4.3 O2 Academy, Leeds, England
  • 4.4 O2 Academy, Glasgow, Scotland
  • 4.6 O2 Academy, Newcastle, England
  • 4.7 Rock City, Nottingham, England
  • 4.8 O2 Academy 1, Birmingham, England
  • 4.10 Forum, London, England
  • 4.11 Forum, London, England


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 





 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
IRON MAIDEN Announce "Legacy Of The Beast" 2019 Dates
NORDIC NOISE Announces First Bands For 2019
A PERFECT CIRCLE Drop Gleefully Apocalyptic Video For "So Long, And Thanks For All The Fish"
TRIPTYKON, ROADBURN Collaborate In The Completion Of CELTIC FROST's Unfinished Requiem
More MEGADETH Inaugural MEGACRUISE Details Revealed
QUIET RIOT Set To Release One Night in Milan Live Album
CRIMSON REIGN Debut '"The Darker Side Of Life" Video
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY Announces 2019 North American Headlining Tour
MEMPHIS MAY FIRE Premiere "The Old Me" Video
Ex-DOKKEN Supergroup Changes Band Name From SUPERSTROKE To THE END: machine
VANDENBERG'S MOONKINGS Release Lyric Video For "Walk Away"
DEKO MUSIC Launches New Label With Specialty Vinyl Releases
SILVER TALON Rises From SPELLCASTER Ashes
TANTRIC Premieres Official "Letting Go" Music Video
RAVEN Set To Unleash New Live Album Screaming Murder Death From Above: Live in Aalborg
SLEEPKILLERS Drop Video For "Dirty Foot"
BILLYBIO (BIOHAZARD/POWERFLO) Set To Release Debut Solo Album, Feed The Fire
DREAM THEATER Unveil New Album Distance Over Time, 2019 North American Tour
LIKE A STORM Release New Video For "Pure Evil"
HOLLOW CRY Unleash New Track, "Procrastinated"
OZZY OSBOURNE Announces Tour Dates With MEGADETH
BILL HUDSON's NORTHTALE Unveil First Song "Shape Your Reality" From Upcoming Album
CELLAR DARLING Stream New Single, Video For "Insomnia"
METALWINGS Launch "For All Beyond" Video
BEDLEM, Featuring PAUL WANDTKE (ex-TRIVIUM), Releases Debut LP Back To Bedlem
MEKA NISM Premiere Music Video "Black Sky"
BLACK WATER RISING Premieres New Video For "World of Frustration"
HERMAN FRANK Set To Release Fight The Fear Album
AMON AMARTH Launches "Raise Your Horns" Live Video
"Burn In Hell" With DANKO JONES' New Track
HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD Release Surprise EP, Psalms
BUCKCHERRY Reveal First New Track in Over Three Years, "Head Like A Hole"
THE POWER OF THE RIFF's Final Lineup Announced
New Book, Long Live Queen: Rock Royalty Discuss Freddie, Brian, John & Roger, Out Now
THE NIGHT FLIGHT ORCHESTRA Debut New Music Video, Kick Off European Tour
GODSMACK Announce 2019 European Tour Dates
SEVENDUST Release Music Video For "Unforgiven"
TENGGER CAVALRY Frontman Curates Nomadic Metal Compilation, Sound of The Raging Steppe
SODOM Go "One Step Over The Line" With New Single, Video
WHITECHAPEL Set To Release New Album The Valley
AUGUST BURNS RED Confirm Winter 2019 Tour Dates
DUST BOLT Are Trapped In Chaos With New Album
More OZZFEST New Year's Eve Los Angeles Details Revealed
MAGNUM Announce New Live Album Live At The Symphony Hall
KAMELOT Announce 2019 North American Tour
ARCHITECTS Release "Modern Misery" Video
BEAST IN BLACK Unveil From Hell With Love"
THE MARYLAND DOOM FEST Confirms Its 2019 Full 5th Anniversary Lineup
FIGHT THE FURY Drop New Video "My Demons"
LAST UNION Featuring MIKE LEPOND, ULI KUSCH And JAMES LABRIE Reveal Twelve Album Details
AMBERIAN DAWN Premiere Video For "Cherish My Memory"
ALTITUDES & ATTITUDE Feat. DAVID ELLEFSON (MEGADETH), FRANK BELLO (ANTHRAX) Ready New Album Get It Out
QUEENSYRCHE Unveil New Album The Verdict, Spring Tour
BRITISH LION Stream New Track “Spit Fire” Ahead Of November Tour
HAMMERFALL To Release Legacy Of Kings - 20 Year Anniversary Edition Boxset
STELLAR CIRCUITS Drops "Skylights" Video
GRANNY 4 BARREL Kick Off Tour With CKY
SOILWORK Release "Full Moon Shoals" Single, Video
NIGHTWISH Confirm Re-Issue End Of An Era Live Album
ASHES OF ARES Unleash "Let All Despair" Video
MARTY FRIEDMAN Reveals 2019 U.S Tour Dates
ACCEPT Reveal Live Video For "Symphony No. 40"
VOLBEAT To Release Live Album, Concert Film Let's Boogie! Live From Telia Parken
KISS Announces First "End Of The Road" Tour Dates
GIN ANNIE Set To Release Debut Album 100% Proof
SURF CITY BLITZ Reveals Band Performance Times, Motorcycle Event Times, Onsite Activities & More
JETBOY Are "Beating The Odds" With New Track Streaming
LORD OF THE LOST Reveal Confession (Live at Christuskirche) CD/DVD
WARKINGS Release Second Glorious Single "Hephaistos"
OPETH Announce LA Garden Of The Titans Film Screening
METAL ALLEGIANCE Confirm Their Annual Los Angeles January Metal Assault
Music Industry Veterans Look To Reward Fans, Sites, And Musicians With Revolutionary CNOTE
Canadian Rockers ONE Go All Or Nothing With New Album
STEVE VAI Unveils "Dark Matter" Video
CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS Streams Documentary Of WARREL DANE Recording Shadow Work
TED POLEY's Modern Art Album Gets Splatter Vinyl Issue
POWERWOLF Premiere Video For Title Track "The Sacrament Of Sin"
REPENTANCE Stream New Single, "Enter The Gallows"
ICE NINE KILLS Drop "Stabbing In The Dark" Video
STATIC-X Returns with Original Band Lineup, Announces New Album, World Tour For 20th Anniversary Of Debut Album, Wisconsin Death Trip
SIRENIA Launch Official Video For "Into The Night"
Artist VINCENT CASTIGLIA Documentary Bloodlines: The Art And Life Of Vincent Castiglia Out In November
STRIKER Go "Head First" With New Video
2019 ROCKSTOK Festival Announced
JINJER Releases New Single And Video For "Ape"
OZZFEST To Celebrate New Year's Eve In Los Angeles
LIKE A STORM Announce December Headline Tour
MAC SABBATH Debuts Meaty Marionette Music Video For "Sweet Beef"
JORN To Release 50 Years On Earth - The Anniversary Box Set
MYLES KENNEDY Releases The Great Beyond Video
STARBREAKER, Featuring TONY HARNELL And MAGNUS KARLSSON, Readies New Album Dysphoria
AFTERSHOK Unleash "Forever In Metal" Video
FATE DESTROYED Caution "We Fall" In New Music Video
INGLORIOUS Announce New Album Ride To Nowhere
DIRE PERIL Unleash "Blood In The Ice" Video
ARTILLERY Releases New Single, "Crossroads To Conspiracy"
BEAST IN BLACK Reveal New Album "From Hell With Love"
FRACTAL CYPHER's New Music Video Reaches "From The Above And To The Stars"
TENGGER CAVALRY Announce North American Tour
GHOST Reaches Into The Past For "Dance Macabre" Video
REVERENCE Announce Vengeance Is...Live Live Album
KATAKLYSM Release New Animated Video For “...And Then I Saw Blood”
ALL THAT REMAINS Guitarist OLI HERBERT Passes Away At 44
GWAR Set To Release New Graphic Novel GWAR: The Enormogantic Fail
BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE Are "Not Dead Yet" With New Video
ENSIFERUM Announces 2019 North American Headlining Trek, "Two Paths Of Glory Tour"
ARIA Stream Lyric Video Ahead Of New Album Curse Of The Sea
ACE FREHLEY Is "Rockin' With The Boys" In New Video
KILLCODE Drop First Video In Trilogy For "The Answer"
ROCKFEST 80’s Music Festival Returns For Year Three
GODSMACK's 2018 European Tour Postponed
GOATWHORE Announces Additional Headlining Shows
WAR OF THRONES Unleash "Say What" Video
Inaugural ROCKLANTA Festival Announced For 2019
AUDIOTOPSY Stream Heavy New Anthem "War"
POP EVIL Announce 2019 U.S. Headline Tour Dates
FAITHSEDGE, Featuring Ex-Members Of STRPYER, MR. BIG, DOKKEN, Wrapping Up Recording Fourth Album
A PERFECT CIRCLE Release 2D Version Of "Eat The Elephant" Video
IRON MAIDEN Remasters Get CD Digipak Treatment
AVANTASIA Set To Release New Album Moonglow
SOULFLY Announce 2019 North American Tour
SOILWORK Reveal Verkligheten Album Details
CHEVELLE Stream New Track "In Debt To The Earth"
METAL CHURCH Release "Damned If You Do" Video
JIZZY PEARL'S LOVE/HATE Returns To The UK For Four Special Shows





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CHAT | BOARDS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2018 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News