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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

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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


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