Friday, October 23, 2009

The Dear Hunter's new video to premiere on MTV2 Sunday

It’s the news that fans of THE DEAR HUNTER have been waiting for. The video for “What It Means To Be Alone” from their critically acclaimed ACT III: LIFE AND DEATH (Triple Crown Records) will make its world premiere on MTV2’s “Subterranean” program this Sunday, October 25 at 1:00 AM ET/PT and will start a rotation on MTVu and will be added to MTV’s website beginning next week.

Singer/pianist/guitarist/lyricist/multi-instrumentalist Casey Crescenzo directed and produced the animated video at his home studio in Providence, RI along with Glenn Thomas of Synapse Design, who also handled the art direction, design and layout of ACT III: LIFE AND DEATH’s packaging. Work on the video continued once the band’s headlining tour started on September 23.

“It was very rewarding to finally parallel visuals with the audio,” says Crescenzo. “We worked very hard to compliment the tone of the song and I couldn't be more happy with the result."

THE DEAR HUNTER—Crescenzo, Andy Wildrick (guitar), Erick Serna (guitar), Nick Crescenzo (drums), Nate Patterson (bass)—is currently criss-crossing the U.S. with Thursday and will start another round of headlining dates on October 25--with Annuals and Steve Brodsky (Cave In) opening--before starting up with Thrice on November 15.

Check out THE DEAR HUNTER at any of the following stops:


With Thursday:
Thu 10/22 Orlando, FL The Social
Fri 10/23 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade
Sat 10/24 Raleigh, NC Lincoln Theatre

Headlining shows (with Annuals and Steve Brodsky):
Sun 10/25 Vienna, VA Jammin’ Java
Tue 10/27 Baltimore, MD Ottobar
Wed 10/28 New York, NY Bowery Ballroom
Thu 10/29 Philadelphia, PA First Unitarian Church/Sanctuary
Fri 10/30 Rochester, NY Club At Water Street Music Hall
Sat 10/31 Hamden, CT The Space
Sun 11/1 Boston, MA Paradise Rock Club

With Thrice:
Sun 11/15 Pittsburgh, PA Diesel
Mon 11/16 Grand Rapids, MI The Intersection
Tue 11/17 Poplar Grove, IL Chubby Rain/House of Tunes
Thu 11/19 Colorado Springs, CO The Black Sheep
Fri 11/20 Salt Lake City, UT In The Venue
Sun 11/22 San Francisco, CA The Grand Ballroom at the Regency
Mon 11/23 Hollywood, CA Avalon
Tue 11/24 Anaheim, CA House of Blues
Wed 11/25 Anaheim, CA House of Blues
Fri 12/4 San Diego, CA Soma

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