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News Mon Apr 05 2010

Hey Champ Announces Debut Album

heychamp_tennis.jpgHometown trio (by way of Rockford) Hey Champ has some big news to announce: After signing with new Seattle based label Townie Records, a release date of July 13th has (finally) been set for their debut album, Star.

Ever since we first saw the video for "Cold Dust Girl" we were hooked. The hit single could be heard everywhere last year, arguably becoming the song of summer, even landing them a spot on Lollapalooza's roster. We've gotten a taste of what's to come on the album at live shows here and there, which has made July 13th a day we will eagerly await. For your very own taste, visit their website for a free download.

 
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Stephanie / April 6, 2010 4:16 PM

FYI: Hey Champ is the first guest on the new JBTV show Urban Beat, which is streaming online here:
http://www.jbtvonline.com

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