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October 1, 2012
Said The Whale's "Goodnight Moon" Featured In Chase Spot

"Goodnight Moon" by Vancouver based indie rock band, Said The Whale, has been chosen for the new Chase Sapphire spot. The infectious anthem is one of our favorites from the Juno winners and we couldn't be more excited that it found a home in such a fun spot!

You can view the spot here and learn more about some of our favorite Canadians on twitter and facebook!

September 28, 2012
Katie Herzig's "Hey Na Na" featured in Kate Spade Fall 2012 Campaign

Katie Herzig's song "Hey Na Na" is featured in Kate Spade New York's Fall 2012 "Art of the Dot" campaign. You can view the ad here!

September 28, 2012
Ingrid Michaelson's New Single "Into You" Featured on Grey's Anatomy

Ingrid Michealson premiered her new single "Into You" on the season premiere of Grey's Anatomy last night! Ingrid talks about the song on ABC Music lounge where you can also check out the clip of the song in the episode.

ABC Music Lounge:
"Into You" Intro by Ingrid: abc.com
Episode Clip: abc.com

The song is now available on itunes here.

You can also listen to the song on youtube here.

September 25, 2012
New Album From The Kicks, 'Tonight Changes Everything' Released Today

We are so excited to announce that release day for The Kicks' new album Tonight Changes Everything is finally here! This is an album that we've been spinning for weeks and have been eager to share with the world. Produced by Grammy winners Mitch Dane & Vance Powell, the album features a diverse mix of rock anthems and dance grooves. With influences from Paul McCartney and Rod Stewart to Pete Yorn and Tom Petty, The Kicks show that they are salted with the South but still pop like soda.

Be sure to check out tracks like "Standing On Top Of The World" and "My Love Is Good," along with fan favorites "Hawk Eyes" and "1984!" You can keep up with tour shenanigans and album release material by following @thekicksrock on Twitter or checking out their official website.

Secret Road Reps both Master & Publishing for The Kicks.

September 21, 2012
Putumayo Track In New Film 'End Of Watch'

Putumayo World Music catalog song, "Ha Dias" by Luca Mundaca is featured in the motion picture End of Watch (out in theaters Friday, September 21st). The film, from the writer of Training Day, stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Peña, playing two Los Angeles police officers who are marked for death after confiscating a small cache of money and firearms from the members of a notorious cartel, during a routine traffic stop.

See the movie trailer here!

September 14, 2012
Amy Stroup's "Hold Onto Hope Love" Featured in "Love & Honor" Trailer

Amy Stroup's song "Hold Onto Hope Love" is featured in the new Love & Honor International film trailer! Starring Liam Hemsworth and Aimee Teegarden, the film tells the story of two Vietnam soldiers who return to Michigan for a weeklong leave, but fall in love and debate going AWOL and not returning to the war. The US Release date has not yet been set.

You can hear Amy's song in the trailer here!

September 13, 2012
The Civil Wars "Barton Hollow" Gold Certification & Named Duo/Group of The Year!

Secret Road is thrilled to congratulate The Civil Wars on their latest awards! Last night the pair attended the 11th Annual Americana Music Association Honors and Awards Ceremony held at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN. They walked away as the 2012 Duo/Group Of The Year, as voted by the trade group’s 1,600 members. You can read more about their win and the ceremony below!

In addition to being honored at the AMAs, The Civil Wars are celebrating a huge milestone! Earlier this month, their debut album Barton Hollow was certified Gold by the RIAA! It's such an honor these days to have an album certified, but to do it completely independently is an honor that we are proud to celebrate! In celebration with their hometown of Nashville, The Civil Wars are throwing a Gold Album Party on Sept. 26th at Grimey's that will be open to the public! Learn more about the party and make plans to attend by checking out The Civil Wars on
& Twitter!

The Associated Press:"The Civil Wars, Alabama Shakes, Gillian Welch & David Rawlings win at Americana Awards"
The Wall Street Journal:"The Civil Wars, Gillian Welch Winners at Americana Music Association Honors"

September 12, 2012
Los Rakas Named Winners of Puma/Modelo Especial "Blank Canvas Project" Contest

Los Rakas are sending out Raka Love over the excitement of winning the Puma/Modelo Especial "Blank Canvas Project" Contest. The contest celebrates self-expression by fusing music, art, and style inspired by Modelo Especial.

Prior to the contest launch, the blank canvas of a PUMA sneaker was given to four musicians – Kevin Rudolf, John West, Los Rakas and Joell Ortiz – for each to create unique designs inspired by Modelo Especial and the artist’s unique sense of style. Fans were then able to vote for their favorite PUMA sneaker design on Modelo Especial’s Facebook page, and the winning design will be produced by Puma.

Receiving the most fan votes, Los Rakas was named the winner of the contest. Check out their personal thank you video to their fans which captures their excitement after learning they had been named the contest winners here!

September 5, 2012
Six Secret Road Artists Featured on Drop Dead Diva EP!

We are excited to announce that six of our Secret Road artists are featured on Drop Dead Diva Vol II, the brand new EP featuring some of the show's favorite songs! The release will highlight six songs from Secret Road artists, including an exclusive track from The Daylights!

Check out the full track listing here (Secret Road Artists are bolded):
"Think I Said Too Much" by Sugar and The Hi Lows
"The Goldenhand" by The Parlour Suite
"Make a Noise" by Katie Herzig
"Hold Onto Hope Love" by Amy Stroup
"Oh My Stars" by Andrew Belle
"The Last Thing We'll Ever Do" by The Daylights (Exclusive to the soundtrack!)

"Unchained Melody" by Andy Davis
The Pie Fell In Love With the Cake" by Margaret Cho
"Drop Dead Diva Suite No. 2" by Scott Starrett

The album, released September 4th is available now on iTunes! Check it out now: http://bit.ly/SxYwec

September 4, 2012
The Daylights Featured in Major League Baseball "Generations" Promo

"I Hope This Gets To You" by The Daylights is featured in the Major League Baseball "Generations" Promo! The Promo showcases how MLB brings families together and bridges the generation gap.

You can watch the promo by visiting our work page.