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The Lone Bellow sings with heart of gold

Monday, September 16, 2013 – The Lone Bellow, who will hit the road in October for a leg of its tour, will be working its new single, the crowd pleaser, Green Eyes and a Heart of Gold.

The song is hitting radio airwaves now, and The Lone Bellow has launched an interactive Instagram campaign to coincide with the new single announcement. Fans that utilize the hashtag #Greeneyesandaheartofgold will have their Instagram images featured on The Lone Bellow website.

The Lone Bellow recently partnered with Talenthouse to ask fans to submit designs for the official tour poster around its national headlining tour. After six weeks of submissions and public voting, the results are in. The band chose the winning design and is revealing the artwork of Fabian Gampp as the first place winner. The second place winner was determined by public vote, and the honor goes to the design of Siraj Ul Hassan. Both designers will receive online visibility from The Lone Bellow and the first place winner's design will be printed and used as the official poster of The Lone Bellow forthcoming headlining tour, kicking off Oct. 22 in Atlanta and ending Dec. 11 in Los Angeles.

Opening artists for the fall tours will include: Matthew Perryman Jones, Greg Holden, Aoife O'Donovan and Ivan & Aloysha.

The Lone Bellow will play a special WFUV-sponsored show at Carnegie Hall on Oct 18.

Tour dates are:
Oct. 22 Atlanta, GA Terminal West+
Oct. 23 Nashville, TN Mercy Lounge+
Oct. 24 Birmingham, AL WorkPlay+
Oct. 25 New Orleans The Parish+
Oct. 26 Little Rock, Ark. Juanita's+
Oct. 27 Kansas City, Mo. Knucklehead's+
Oct. 29 Minneapolis AFI Dreamshow @ Mill City Nights
Oct. 30 Madison, Wisc. Majestic Theater
Nov. 6 Pittsburgh Club @ Stage AE^
Nov. Columbus, Ohio The Basement^
Nov. 8 Louisville Headliners^
Nov. 9 Champaign, Ill. Canopy Club^
Nov. 10 St Louis Old Rock House^
Nov. 11 Bloomington, Ind. Bluebird^
Nov. 12 Cincinnati 20th Century Theatre^
Nov. 14 Philadelphia Union Transfer^
Nov. 15 Baltimore Baltimore Soundstage^
Nov. 16 Washington, D.C. Sixth & I^
Nov. 17 Northampton, Mass. Pearl Street#
Nov. 19 Portland, Maine Port City Music Hall#
Nov. 20 Boston Paradise#
Nov. 21 Buffalo Tralf Music Hall#
Nov. 22 Detroit Magic Stick#
Nov. 23 Toronto, Canada Horseshoe Tavern#
Nov. 24 Cleveland Beachland Ballroom#
Dec. 1 Denver Bluebird>
Dec. 4 Salt Lake City The State Room>
Dec. 6 Vancouver, Canda Electric Owl>
Dec. 7 Seattle Tractor Tavern
Dec. 8 Portland, Ore. Aladdin Theater>
Dec. 10 San Francisco The Independent>
Dec. 11 Los Angeles Troubadour>

Opening artists:
+ Matthew Perryman Jones
^ Greg Holden
# Aoife O'Donovan
> Ivan & Alyosha

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