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"In The Air" Reaches #1 Spot At Billboard Hot Dance Airplay, Morgan Page's First-Ever #1 Single; Adds NYE's DC & Webster Hall shows

Morgan Page, Sultan + Ned Shepard, and BT – In the Air feat. Angela McCluskey [Hard Rock Sofa Remix] by nettwerkmusicgroup

In The Air,” a collaboration between Grammy-nominated Morgan Page, Sultan + Ned Shepard and BT and featuring Angela McCluskey on vocals, reaches the #1 spot this week on Billboard’s Hot Dance Airplay Chart, jumping ahead of David Guetta & Usher’s hot new single, “Without You.” “In The Air,” is also hitting high notes at FMQB Dance Airplay (#2 for last 6 weeks), FMQB Internet Airplay (#1 for last 4 weeks) and Billboard Club Play (#6).

“In The Air” is Page’s first #1 hit, despite a long history of Top 10 successes. Believe--Page’s 2010 follow up to Elevate, which featured break-out single "Longest Road" and fellow chart topper "Call My Name"-- continues to be a fixture on the iTunes Dance Albums chart with two former Billboard Hot Dance Airplay hits: “Fight For You” and “Strange Condition.”

On October 11th, Page released In The Air, a six song EP of the lead single from his forthcoming 2012 studio album. In The Air includes several versions of the title track, in addition to remixes by Hardwell and Hard Rock Sofa.

Last week at Avalon Hollywood, Page performed “In The Air” and previewed other tracks from his upcoming album on the newly announced In The Air tour. Running through January 2012, the show delivered an enhanced experience for fans with computer-generated visuals, synchronized custom lights and additional interactive surprises. The sold-out party took over Hollywood with an array of special guests - Tegan & Sara, Angela McCluskey, Sultan + Ned Shepard, Andy Caldwell, Jonathan Mendlesohn and guest DJ Blake Lewis (American Idol). For photos, please visit: http://photo.rukes.com/avalon154/avalon154.html.

Ivy Premieres Brand New Video For "Fascinated" From 'All Hours'

Yesterday, Indie-pop trio Ivy premiered their new music video for stand-out single "Fascinated" from their recently released album All Hours on RollingStone.com. Watch the video above. 

Songwriter/bassist Adam Schlesinger told Rolling Stone, “We made this video with our good friend Adam Neustadter, whom we've all worked with before. The song has a bit of an old school synth-pop vibe, and so the video features some robot dancing, some vintage synths, and a guy with no face." (See whole feature on RollingStone.com HERE). 

BT Releases New Video For "Le Nocturne de Lumière"

Check out BT's latest video for the track "Le Nocturne de Lumière" from his Grammy-nominated and critically-acclaimed full length album These Hopeful Machines

Hey Ocean Signs With Universal Music Canada; New EP And Canadian Tour Set For November 1

Nettwerk Management client Hey Ocean has just inked a label deal with Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. With three Vancouverites at its core (Ashleigh Ball, David Beckingham, & David Vertesi), Hey Ocean is to many the quintessential West Coast band.

On November 1, after a three year hiatus, Hey Ocean are set to release their anticipated digital EP titled, Big Blue Wave. The EP, which includes the band’s forthcoming radio single of the same name, features four brand new recordings.

After being independent for over half a decade, the release of Big Blue Wave will be Hey Ocean’s first since signing with Universal Music Canada. Historically, the band has been hands-on every step of the way, releasing through their own label, Pop Machine and touring tirelessly from coast to coast. Their captivating and energetic live show has not only earned them the loyalty of an ever-expanding fan base, but also the reputation for being one of Canada’s best young bands.

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Frazey Ford Announces New US Tour Dates With The Carolina Chocolate Drops In December

Frazey Ford will join the Carolina Chocolate Drops on a handful of US tour dates in December.  She'll be performing songs from her critically-acclaimed solo album Obadiah, and will be joined by her fellow Be Good Tanyas bandmate Trish Klein.

Tour dates:
Sat, Dec 3     Charlotte, NC @ Neighborhood Theater
Sun, Dec 4    Asheville, NC @ Orange Peel
Wed, Dec 7    Atlanta, GA @ Variety Playhouse
Thu, Dec 8     Chattanooga, TN @ Track 29
Fri, Dec 9      Knoxville, TN @ Bijou Theater
Sat, Dec 10,   Nashville, TN @  Mercy Lounge

Morgan Page Joined By Tegan & Sara, Sultan + Ned Shepard, Angela McCluskey, American Idol Blake Lewis and others

On October 15th at Avalon Hollywood, the golden child of the EDM scene, Grammy-nominated Morgan Page was joined on stage by a flood of special guests - Tegan & Sara, Sultan + Ned Shepard, Andy Caldwell, Jonathan Mendelsohn and Angela McCluskey - with American Idol's Blake Lewis starting things up with a DJ set. The show comprised mostly of Page’s originals and remixes – previewing a number of tracks from the forthcoming 2012 studio album.  To check out more photos from that night, see below and/or click HERE.

Like his contemporaries (Deadmaus, Girl Talk), Page put steroids into his live production to marry the audio and visual experience for his fans. As part of the set up, Veokami, a video technology company, teamed up with Page to build a crowd-sourced, interactive “recording” of the performance so that fans around the world can share the experience from start to end and from multiple camera angles. Fans were asked to bring their video cameras and record the night, and Veokami will stitch the footage together to create and share a single live piece. For more information: http://veokami.com/morgan-page.

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Nettwerk Records Presents Its Free Fall Music Sampler 2011

Nettwerk Music Group is excited to share the Nettwerk Fall Music Sampler 2011, featuring stand-out tracks from current label artists such as Peter Murphy, Ladytron, Frazey Ford, Great Lake Swimmers, William Fitzsimmons and many more. This Fall Sampler not only highlights some of the great music that's come from label over the past year, but also serves as an introduction to those music lovers not as familiar with Nettwerk's artist. Get it free on Amazon.com here: http://amzn.to/pYw9PL.

Ladytron Announces International Tour Dates; Sneak Peek To Exclusive MTV Iggy Performance

Having wrapped up their North American tour, Ladytron announces several forthcoming shows in Brazil and Chile. Full dates below, with more to announce in the coming weeks.

Today, MTV World goes live with MTV Iggy, a global music brand connecting the MTV audience with artists from around the world. As part of the launch, MTV Iggy invited Ladytron to Brooklyn’s Grand Prospect Hall for an exclusive performance video shoot. For some “sneak peek” photos from the shoot, please click on the above photo gallery.

Tour Dates:

11-Nov-11 San Paulo, Brazil Joia
18-Nov-11 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Vivo Rio
19-Nov-11 Belo Horizonte, Brazil Grande Teatro do Palacia Das Artes
23-Nov-11 Santiago, Chile Industria Cultural

K-OS Kicks Off Canadian Tour On Nov 24; Stream New Track "Holy Cow"

Nettwerk Management artist K-OS will kick off a Canadian tour on November 24th in Victoria, BC in support of his MuchMusic Presents K-OS Live album, out now. Stream the new track "Holy Cow" below and get the full list of tour dates at the MuchMusic blog HERE

Holy Cow - k-os by rickjamesbaker

 

In Case You Missed It: Feed Me's New Single "Trapdoor" Featuring Hadouken

In case you missed it, Feed Me's new single "Trapdoor" features Nettwerk label artist Hadouken!. "Trapdoor" builds on a wave of astral synths as they filter in through the track, lifting the vocals up on a bed of melody before unleashing its full force with a maniacal, mechanised baseline that writhes through the core of the track wiring itself around the soft synths and vocal hooks. Play the video above to hear "Trapdoor."

Stay tuned for more news from Hadouken!.