New Atlantic (American band)

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New Atlantic
Origin New Jersey, USA
Genres Alternative rock
Years active 2004–2010
Labels Eyeball Records / Warner Bros. Records
Website http://www.myspace.com/newatlantic
Members Giovanni Gianni
Chris Hindley
Matthew Sztyk
Dave Carlson
Jake Kalb

New Atlantic was an alternative rock band from New Jersey signed to Eyeball Records / Warner Bros. Records.

History[edit]

New Atlantic started in 2004, they released many EPs independently before signing with Eyeball Records / Warner Bros. Records. They released the "Wire and Stone" single (featuring backup vocals by Will Pugh of Cartel)[1][2] online in 2006 and their debut album The Streets, The Sounds, and The Love was released on April 10, 2007.[3] The group's video has been in rotation on MTVU, and the band was named a "featured artist" by the television station.[4] The group has toured with Cartel, Cobra Starship, Boys Like Girls, Waking Ashland, An Angle, The Starting Line, Daphne Loves Derby, Liam and Me, Cute Is What We Aim For, The Spill Canvas and Copeland. They were managed by The Starting Line's guitarist, Matthew Watts.[5]

On April 29, 2010 New Atlantic lead singer, Giovanni Gianni announced the breakup of New Atlantic.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Album Review, For the Sound, July 3, 2007. Accessed September 29, 2007.
  2. ^ Album Review. Alternative Addiction, May 14, 2007. Accessed September 29, 2007.
  3. ^ Review, Pop Matters
  4. ^ The Hot Seat, MTVU.com.
  5. ^ Album Review, Driven Far Off, April 27, 2007. accessed September 29, 2007.
  6. ^ New Atlantic No More. Absolute Punk, April 30, 2010.