The self titled debut from Runner Runner is available now. The album is currently streaming in its entirety on the “music” tab on the bands official Facebook page. Their latest song, ‘Hey Alli’, is currently the single of the week on iTunes and is a follow up to their debut single, ‘So Obvious’, which charted on the Top 40 radio airplay charts.
Runner Runner is currently on tour with The Pretty Reckless, which kicked off Friday (February 11) in Los Angeles and is running through the middle of March. Immediately following, the band will jump on tour with A Rocket To The Moon which runs through the end of April.
A statement from the band about the release of their new album has been released by the band. Read it below the cut. (more…)
Runner Runner are out with the music video to their new single ‘Hey Alli’, off the Huntington Beach, California pop punk band’s self-titled debut album, which hits stores February 15th on Capitol Records. Watch as a beauty queen chases her dreams all the way to Los Angeles only to fall victim to the temptations that Hollywood brings via YouTube below.
Runner Runner recently dropped by the Yahoo! Music offices to perform an acoustic set of a few of their hits off their upcoming self-titled album. The band rocked live versions of their first single ‘So Obvious’, ‘Papercuts’, as well as ‘Hey Alli’, from their upcoming album in stores February 15th. Watch the three performances below.
Runner Runner are set to hit the road this spring for a nationwide tour with A Rocket To The Moon, Valencia, Anarbor, and Go Radio. The Nationwide trek will kick off on March 15 in Poukeepsie, New York. Runner Runner will be touring in support of their EMI/Capitol Records self-titled debut album, in stores on February 15th.
Runner Runner Tour Dates
March 15 The Chance Poughkeepsie, NY\
March 16 Highline NYC, NY
March 17 Toad’s Place New Haven, CT
March 18 First Unitarian Church Philadelphia, PA
March 19 Bourbon Street- The Quarter Baltimore, MD
March 20 Greene Street Greensboro, NC
March 22 Jack Rabbits Jacksonville, FL
Mach 23 Culture Room Ft. Lauderdale, FL
March 24 The Backbooth Orlando, FL
March 25 The Masquerade Atlanta, GA
March 26 Rocketown Nashville, TN
March 28 Warehouse Live Studio Houston, TX
March 29 The Loft Dallas, TX
March 30 White Rabbit San Antonio, TX
April 1 The Rock Tucson, AZ
April 2 Chain Reaction Anaheim, CA
April 3 Soma Sidestage San Diego, CA
April 5 The Roxy Theatre Los Angeles, CA
April 6 Bottom Of The Hill San Francisco, CA
April 8 Hawthorne Theater Portland, OR
April 9 El Corazon Seattle, WA
April 11 The Complex Salt Lake City, UT
April 12 Bluebird Theater Denver, CO
April 14 The Blue Moose Tap House Iowa City, IA
April 15 The Rave Bar Milwaukee, WI
April 16 Lincoln Hall Chicago, IL
April 17 Eagle Theatre Ponitac, MI
April 19 The Mod Club Theatre Toronto, ONT
April 20 Grog Shop Cleveland, OH
April 21 Altar Bar Pittsburgh, PA
April 22 School Of Rock Hackensack, NJ
April 23 Shocase Live Foxborough, MA
Runner Runner will join Forever The Sickest Kids and I See Stars on the “Tour For Kids Who Can’t Read Good” starting on November 12th in Wichita Falls, Texas. The 10-stop tour will go through November stopping in Houston, St. Louis, Atlanta, Memphis, Oklahoma City and more. Runner Runner is touring in preparation of their self-titled release due out in early 2011.
Dates are as follows:
11/12 – Lakeside Ballroom – Wichita Falls, TX
11/13 – Numbers – Houston, TX
11/15 – Blue Note – Columbia, MO
11/16 – The Firebird – St. Louis, MO
11/18 – The Masquerade – Atlanta, GA
11/19 – New Daisy Theatre – Memphis, TN
11/20 – Phineas Phogg’s – Pensacola, FL
11/21 – Juanita’s – Little Rock, AR
11/23 – ACM @ UCO – Oklahoma City, OK
11/24 – Cain’s Ballroom – Tulsa, OK
The Deadbolt caught up with Jon Berry of Runner Runner in a Q&A, asking the bassist about how social media is helping the new band. “It just feels like something we’ve always been doing,” Berry said. “The Internet is a great way to stay in touch with fans. So when we’re not working on music, we’re in Facebook, Myspace, and interacting with people who are interested in what we’re doing.” The entire interview at thedeadbolt.com has since been removed.
Runner Runner stopped by Friends or Enemies Radio on Goom Radio to speak with Schwenker about their music, life and much more. The full interview at goomradio.us has since been removed. Watch the interview and performance of ‘Allie’ and ‘So Obvious’ via YouTube below.
RadarOnline.com has released an exclusive behind-the-scenes video of Runner Runner at their ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ performance in Hollywood. Check out the video below to see the Huntington Beach rock group before and after the performance along with an extensive tour of the band’s tour bus. Bassist Jon Berry had an opportunity to meet Jimmy Kimmel saying “Jimmy Kimmel was very nice, I shook his hand and I cried tears of joy!”
Runner Runner recently stopped by New Jersey’s 94.5 PST to perform a special acoustic live session. Check out the video to see Ryan Orgen, Peter Munters and Nick Bailey perform a cover of the Goo Goo Dolls’ ‘Slide’ via YouTube below. The band is planning to release their debut album sometime later this summer.
Runner Runner are out with the video for their new single ‘So Obvious’, where the guys try to liven up a boring party that’s being taken over by technology. The Huntington Beach band will soon be touring with Secondhand Serenade beginning June 17th and will release their debut album on David Letterman’s new C.E. Music record label late this summer. Watch the Travis Kopach directed video via Ooyala.com below.