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The Ting Tings To Tour This Spring

January 19th, 2009 5:05pm EST favorite Add to My News
The Ting TingsThe Ting Tings are set to headline a national tour of North America this spring. The 22 city tour will kick off in New York, NY on March 16th at Webster Hall and run through April 15th in San Francisco, CA at The Fillmore. The Ting Tings live show is renowned for it's upbeat and enjoyable vibe, the Philadelphia Inquirer raved "They are a stone cold gas, trading in kicky-cool, post-everything hybrid of punk, dance, pop and rap combined with an innate sexiness, impeccable style and an irrefutable 'get down' imperative."

The Ting Tings' are slated to release their next single, "That's Not My Name," this January. The New York Times proclaims the song is "the band's most irresistible track so far." "That's Not My Name," a high-energy song complete with hand claps and chants, has garnered raves for its irrepressible and fetching tempo. A US version of the video was shot by the duo of Alex & Liane (Bloc Party, Sam Sparro) and will premiere sometime in February.

"That's Not My Name" will be featured on the WB's hit show 90210 on January 20. The band's music has also been featured on Ugly Betty, CSI New York, Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, Gossip Girl, Paris Hilton My New BFF, VH1's Best Week Ever and Numb3rs. Their music has also been featured around the major motion pictures Slumdog Millionaire, He's Just Not That Into You and American Teen.



Check to see if The Ting Tings are coming to a town near you...
March 16 New York, NY Webster Hall
March 18 Boston, MA Paradise Rock Club
March 19 Philadelphia, PA Sanctuary
March 20 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
March 21 Carrboro, NC Cat's Cradle
March 23 Norfolk, VA NorVa
March 24 Richmond, VA Canal Club
March 26 Jacksonville, FL Jack Rabbits
March 27 Miami, FL Ultrafest
March 28 Orlando, FL The Social
March 29 Tampa, FL Orpheum
March 31 Tallahassee, FL Club Downunder
April 2 Birmingham, AL WorkPlay Theatre
April 3 St. Louis, MO Blueberry Hill
April 5 Chicago, IL Metro
April 6 Minneapolis, MN Varsity Theater
April 7 Kansas City, MO Record Bar
April 8 Denver, CO Bluebird Theater
April 9 Salt Lake City, UT Urban Lounge
April 11 Vancouver, BC Commodore Ballroom
April 12 Seattle, WA Crocodile Cafe
April 13 Portland, OR Douglas Fir Lounge
April 15 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore

More of The Ting Tings:
Official Site
MySpace Page

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(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)




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