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World5 To Present New Album On Facebook, Sunday, July 22 2012
Band to chat with fans on interactive Facebook event. Moderated by radio DJ’s from different coutries, the rapidly emerging pop rock band WORLD5 will debut its new album, “Global Experience”, on Facebook on Sunday, July 22, 2012.
The three hour interactive Facebook event will allow the band’s growing fan base to ask questions and chat with the band’s five members and the production team. The event will be moderated by DJs from radio stations from different countries and will include the broadcast of all the songs on the album.
The event will take place on Sunday July 22, 2012 on the Facebook site: http://www.facebook.com/
at 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PST (U.S. and Canada)
4:00 pm to 7:00 pm GMT (Europe)
Another presentation event for the Asia and Australia time zones will take place in August 2012 (exact date and time to be announced)
"Global Experience", the debut album of the band WORLD5, was released May 1, 2012 and songs of the album had already reached the top 10 in the unsigned, adult-genre chart on iHeart Radio within 5 days of its release.
The album is broadcasted worldwide through terrestrial and internet radio, podcasts and music blogs and has also been added to playlists on giants such as Clear Channel Network and CBS affiliate radios stations.The band also has received critical acclaim from a variety of music critics including Amazon music giving the album a 5-star rating.Prior to its initial album release date, the band released the single "You and I", which reached No. 1 at various online internet radio outlets and was later accompanied by a widely viewed music video.
"Global Experience" was produced by Randy Miller, whose credits include Burt Bacharach and Destiny's yxpjq Child. The album is digitally distributed by Island Def Jam Digital Distribution, Valleyarm, Asia Pacific’s leading digital distributor and 88tc88 for greater China.
For more information go to http:// www.world5music.com or
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The band WORLD5 consists of five close friends: Raimund Breitfeld (Gothenburg, Sweden), Don Bruner (San Diego, CA), Stephan Goessl (Munich, Germany), Steffen Goeres (Wellington, New Zealand), and Roland Childs (New York) who all have performed live together over the years but later found homes in separate countries. Having great chemistry and the advantage of the internet, the band is able to collaborate and create musically while communicating via Skype. 16-time nominated and 4-time Grammy winning producer Randy Miller heard the potential in their songwriting and wanted to work with the band, as did mastering professional Stephen Marcussen (Santana, Pete Yorn, John Hiatt) on their debut album.