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Powerman 5000 Release New Track, "Super Villain", Plot Tour

By Newsferatu, Writer
Thursday, January 22, 2009 @ 7:32 AM


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Press release:

That Spider is one stubborn gentleman. Whereas many others would have packed it in due to record label collapses and band members coming and going, Spider has stuck to his guns, kept Powerman 5000 alive, and as a result, has retained a massive and dedicated fan base worldwide. Case in point, the group’s new song, “Super Villain” (which can be heard at http://pm5k.mightyloud.com). All it took was the appearance of this electro-ditty on the group’s official site and Myspace page to spark what has now turned into the return of PM5K - with plans for extensive touring throughout 2009. Promoters are reporting PM5K fans are coming out in full force and then some.

PM5K first came together in the early ‘90s, and has issued such futuristic-sci fi-metal classicks as 1995’s ‘The Blood Splat Rating System,’ 1999’s million-selling ‘Tonight the Stars Revolt!’, 2001’s ‘Anyone for Doomsday?’, 2003’s ‘Transform,’ and 2006’s ‘Destroy WhatYou Enjoy.’ In addition, Spider and company has performed alongside some of rock’s biggest names, including Korn, Marilyn Manson, and aspart of Ozzfest. "I remember standing on the convention floor at the 2008 San Diego Comic Con,” recalls Spider. “I was surrounded by ten thousand or more freaks, geeks, and weirdos - all obsessed with robots, monsters and super heroes. I thought to myself, ‘These are my people and Powerman 5000 is their band!’ I went home completely energized, and immediately started work on the new record."

Be sure to text keyword PM5K to 30303 for band alerts and news updates. You'll receive info regarding tour dates, new music, ringtones, etc. By doing so, you will receive no more than three text messages per week. Standard text and other charges may apply and will be billed to your wireless phone account. Available in the US on AT&T,Verizon, Sprint, and TMobile wireless carriers. Not available on all mobile phones. Visit http://privacypolicy.umusic.com/sms/us-eng/ for terms and conditions. Text HELP to 30303 for help or STOP to 30303 to stop. Go to http://www.getmusic.com/sweeps for rules and alternative entry.

Upcoming PM5K Shows:

  • Jan 22 2009 8:00P The Rock Maplewood, Minnesota
  • Jan 23 2009 8:00P The Pearl Room Mokena, Illinois
  • Jan 24 2009 8:00P Peabodys Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jan 25 2009 8:00P Emerald Theater Mt Clemens, Michigan
  • Jan 27 2009 8:00P The Chameleon Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 28 2009 8:00P Crocodile Rock Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 29 2009 8:00P Webster Theatre Hartford, Connecticut
  • Jan 30 2009 8:00P The Chance Poughkeepsie, New York
  • Jan 31 2009 8:00P Starland Ballroom Sayerville, New Jersey
  • Feb 2 2009 8:00P Middle East Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Feb 3 2009 8:00P Northern Lights Clifton Park, New York
  • Feb 4 2009 8:00P Mulcahys Wantagh, New York
  • Feb 6 2009 8:00P Hooligans Music Hall Jacksonville, North Carolina
  • Feb 7 2009 8:00P Volume 11 Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Feb 8 2009 8:00P Jaxx West Springfield, Virginia
  • Feb 9 2009 8:00P Headliners Louisville, Kentucky
  • Feb 11 2009 8:00P Scout Bar Beaumont, Texas
  • Feb 12 2009 8:00P Scout Bar Houston, Texas
  • Feb 13 2009 8:00P Scout Bar San Antonio, Texas
  • Feb 14 2009 8:00P Lonestar Pavillion Lubbock, Texas
  • Feb 15 2009 8:00P Gators Farmington, New Mexico
  • Feb 17 2009 8:00P Jumping Turtle San Marcos, California
  • Feb 18 2009 8:00P Key Club Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 19 2009 8:00P The Dome Bakersfield, California


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