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Lady Antebellum makes Lookin' For a Good Time video available

Sunday, August 17, 2008 – Lady Antebellum will make their new music video for the latest rising single - Lookin' For A Good Time- available for preview and purchase beginning Aug. 19 exclusively through iTunes.

The video, directed by Chris Hicky, finds the trio in vintage wardrobe performing the song live on the set of a television show reminescent of variety programs from the '60s and '70s, while following the story of a young couple, who need help putting the spark back into their relationship.

"I knew that Lady A would want something different for this song, a video that lives across the street from 'typical,' said Hicky. "For me, there was something nostalgically playful about the music, I just kept envisioning a late 1960s variety show, sort of an homage to Ed Sullivan and the American bandstand idea of a televised performance. It was meant to be a bit campy and over the top, and I knew if anybody could pull it off, Lady Antebellum would do so in grand fashion. Not only did they dominate, they took the video to a level of wit and charm that blew me away. They are so cool, so fun, and so happy to be doing what they do."

The single was released in June and the follow-up to the trio's first Top five single Love Don't Live Here and the second single from their number. one debut album. Lady Antebellum - will perform the song and others live in a number of upcoming national media appearances including Jimmy Kimmel Live on Aug. 27, DirecTV's Country Concert on Aug. 29 and ABC's CMA Music Festival: Country's Night To Rock on Sept. 8.

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