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2011-02-23 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This March, Las Vegas and South Padre Island, TX will be THE destination for music lovers during spring break as Red Bull Soundclash presents two unprecedented live music showcases featuring first-time ever match ups between Cee Lo Green and the Ting Tings in Las Vegas (outdoors at the MGM Resorts International property across from the Luxor on Las Vegas Blvd.) on March 12, 2011; and Snoop Dogg and Ghostland Observatory at Schlitterbahn Beach...

2010-08-18 14:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- (Columbia Records) - October 12, 2010 sees the release of the brand new single "Hands" from The Ting Tings. A work of pure electro-disco heaven, "Hands" is a global shout out to everyone who's working too hard. Written, performed and produced by Jules and Katie in their home made studio in Berlin, it has been mixed by label mate Calvin Harris. The Ting Tings launched themselves into the world with their DIY hardcore-pop in 2008 to massive acclaim and...

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2009-05-25 12:49:26

The musical acts Status Quo, Tom Jones, Franz Ferdinand and Spinal Tap have all been booked for this year's Glastonbury Festival in England, organizers said. The BBC reported the stars have joined the June 26-28festival lineup, which also includes Blur, Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young, as well as Lady Gaga, the ABBA tribute band Bjorn Again, Ting Tings, Dizzee Rascal, Lily Allen, Jarvis Cocker, Echo and Madness. The Prodigy, Glasvegas, Kasabian, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Nick Cave and the Bad...

2009-04-27 06:00:00

Tour With P!nk Kicks off September 15 NEW YORK, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ting Tings latest single, "That's Not My Name" is shaping up to be a Top 40 hit with an audience of over 5 million people listening on over 130 stations across the United States. "That's Not My Name" has been certified Gold for sales in excess of over 616,000 digital singles sold. This follows the band's certified Gold single "Shut Up And Let Me Go," which has sold in excess of 800,000 digital singles. A video...

2009-01-15 13:36:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ting Tings, one of the UK's most popular exports of 2008, are set to headline a national tour of North America. 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 (see below for full itinerary). 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...

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2008-12-22 17:39:36

British pop star Elton John has joined the roster for U.S. TV's New Year's Eve with Carson Daly program, NBC announced Monday. John's performance of his iconic hit Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me at his Elton John's New Year's Eve Party show at the 02 arena in London will air via satellite on the Carson Daly special. I can't wait to spend New Year's Eve with my biggest fans in America and the United Kingdom. This will be a fantastic night. I can't think of a better way to see in 2009, John...

2008-12-19 15:44:19

The British indie pop band The Ting Tings say they will likely start working on their second album early next year. The group, which has been touring to support their debut album, We Started Nothing, told the BBC they have been too busy lately to focus on new material. I think around April or May, we're trying to make some space to get recording on the second album, musician and singer Jules De Martino told the British broadcaster. We've got to get through an Australian tour, Japan, China,...

2008-10-28 15:00:16

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 28, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ticketmaster (Nasdaq:TKTM) today announced the latest in the series of new artist spotlight as part of the company's intimate LiveDaily Sessions. The Ting Tings and The Black Kids are the current featured bands.As The Ting Tings work through their fall tour in anticipation of the release of their third single "That's Not my Name", they made a recent stop at LiveDaily's West Hollywood studios to shoot an episode of LiveDaily...

2008-10-10 09:00:34

By Craig Mclean They had nearly given up when, jaded with the music industry, the Ting Tings built up a loyal following through MySpace, culminating in the massive success of their summer hit That's Not My Name. The single knocked Madonna off the No 1 spot, while accompanying album saw off Neil Diamond! But their overnight success has had its downsides too - Jules and Katie tell all to Craig Mclean Meet the coolest band in Britain, being very uncool. "This is typical us," Jules De Martino...


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