MODERN DAY ESCAPE UNLEASHES DIGITAL SINGLE “THE SYNDICATE” ON ITUNES, KICKS OFF U.S. TOUR Sophomore record “Under The Gun” out later this month on Standby Records

LOS ANGELES – The explosive West Coast hard rock outfit, Modern Day Escape, has released a new single, “The Syndicate,” for download through iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-syndicate-single/id500062598?ign-mpt=uo%3D4. The track appears on the band’s upcoming sophomore full-length, Under The Gun, which will hit stores on March 26th via Standby Records. “’The Syndicate’ is about us and our amazing fans,” said vocalist, James Vegas. “They’re so supportive and badass. They will do anything to come to our shows, and we will do anything for them.”

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A very special lyric video for “The Syndicate” will premiere in the coming weeks.

Modern Day Escape will kick off a slew of March tour-dates tonight in Las Vegas in anticipation of Under The Gun. The tour will wrap up in Santa Ana, Calif. on March 25th, where the band will celebrate the release with the hometown fans.

Under The Gun can be pre-ordered now via HotTopic.com: http://www.hottopic.com/hottopic/Music/Mp3CDs/CDs/Modern-Day-Escape–Under-The-Gun-CD-PreOrder-322645.jsp, complete with an exclusive bonus DVD.

The Under The Gun track list is…

1. City Of Thieves2. Don’t Hold It Against Me
3. Life’s A Bitch
4. Tiger’s Blood
5. Angels Up Above
6. The Syndicate
7. Voiceless
8. Feeds On The Darkside
9. Playing Victim
10. Under The Gun
11. Demons Down Below
12. Haha

The first digital single, “Under The Gun,” can be downloaded through iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/under-the-gun-single/id500057893. Keep your eyes peeled for the “Under The Gun” music video later this week. Meanwhile, a short teaser video can be seen on YouTube: http://youtu.be/iixeDaUKuiw. Stay tuned to the official Modern Day Escape Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/moderndayescape and the all-new Standby Records website: http://www.standbyrecords.net for more information on Modern Day Escape and Under The Gun.

Modern Day Escape on tour…

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3/13 – Las Vegas, NV @ The Junkyard
3/14 – Tempe, AZ @ The Red Owl
3/16 – St Louis, MO @ Fubar
3/17 – Steger, IL @ Another Hole In The Wall
3/18 – Des Moines, IA @ House Of Bricks
3/21 – Lincoln, NE @ Knickerbockers
3/22 – Englewood, CO @ South Moe’s
3/23 – Ogden, UT @ The Basement
3/25 – Santa Ana, CA @ The Pirate Bar (Malones) *Under The Gun CD release show

Modern Day Escape is…

James Vegas – Vocals
Sandra Alva – Drums
Marti Rubels – Guitar
Mark Burn – Guitar
Shep – Bass

Modern Day Escape online…

www.Facebook.com/ModernDayEscape
www.ModernDayEscape.com
www.Youtube.com/OfficialMDE
www.Twitter.com/OfficialMDE
www.Stickam.com/ModernDayEscape
www.Myspace.com/ModernDayEscape
www.SoundCloud.com/ModernDayEscape
www.Last.FM/Music/Modern+Day+Escape
www.Broadtexter.com/ModernDayEscape

Standby Records online…

http://www.standbyrecords.net
http://www.facebook.com/standbyrecords
http://www.twitter.com/standbyrecords
http://www.myspace.com/standbyrecords
http://www.youtube.com/StandbyTube
http://www.last.fm/label/Standby+Records
http://www.reverbnation.com/label/standbyrecordsnet

About Standby Records…

Formed in 2007, Standby Records has made its name developing passionate, young artists by providing unparalleled enthusiasm and a DIY attitude. Standby Records is ready to act as the proud birthplace of “Rock N’ Roll 2.0,” the evolution of the genre. A new age of youth has emerged, and like its parents who exhibited their rebellious nature through music, this new breed has developed its own sound, look and attitude. Standby Records is there not only to embrace it, but to spread it to the masses.

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