Nashville rockers, American Bang have now released their self-titled debut album from Reprise Records. Produced by the legendary Bob Rock in Nashville and Hawaii, the album captures all the amazing grace and guts of the band’s deep musical roots and Southern accent, proving American Bang shoots straight at the heart of American rock ‘n roll. You can hear the album in its entirety now on AOL Music. The band has been named this week’s “Discover and Download” artist on iTunes so make sure to pick up your copy on sale today.
The video for “Wild & Young,” the album’s swaggering debut single, is currently in rotation on MTV2 and MTVU, and spiking at AMTV (MTV’s morning video hours). Meanwhile, the single is blazing at Active Rock and Alternative radio stations across the country, reaching more than 54 million listeners at all formats. It is currently #36 at BDS/Billboard Active Rock. In addition, American Bang have recently been named an “Incoming!” artist by the Fuse network beginning July 13th.
American Bang, which is Jaren Johnston (singer / guitar), Ben Brown (lead guitar), Kelby Ray (bass), and Neil Mason (drums), are currently on the road and will be touring throughout the summer. Check in to their MySpace and Facebook pages for more updates and a full list of tour dates! Pick up a copy of their self-titled album in stores and on iTunes now!