Love and Theft Perform Live Featured on Yahoo Music. Love and Theft might be heading out on tour with Tim McGraw‘s 2013 Two Lanes of Freedom Tour in May, but in the meantime, they had a little time to check in with Yahoo and perform their single “Runnin’ Out Of Air” for fans. The track is featured on the duo’s current self titled album which released July 2012. Find “Runnin’ Out of Air” here and their cover of “Fishin’ In The Dark” here.
2013 Academy of Country Music Awards Announce Nominations for Newcomer Categories! The Academy of Country Music announced the first round of nominations for the 2013 ACM Awards earlier this week. The categories announced so far showcase country music “newcomers,” and for the fifth consecutive year fans will be able to vote for their favorite artists in these specific categories. Voting will open on Monday, January 21st, and you can vote on ACM’s official page or at GAC.com. Individual trophies will be awarded to winners in each of the categories below, and the three winners will compete for the final New Artist of the Year Award the night of the broadcast. I’m a little surprised that Thompson Square and Lee Brice haven’t graduated out of the new artist/newcomer groups yet, but all those nominated are great artists! Good luck to all of them! 2013 ACM Awards Newcomer Categories/Nominations: New Female Vocalist Jana Kramer Kacey Musgraves Sunny Sweeney New Male Vocalist Lee Brice Brantley Gilbert Hunter Hayes New Vocal Group or Duo Florida Georgia Line Love and Theft Thompson Square The 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards will be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 7th, 2013 at 8:00 PM ET/delayed PT on the CBS.
Love and Theft Give Fans The Low-down On Upcoming Video for “Running Out of Air“. Love and Theft got a lot of airplay on their single “Angel Eyes“, and now, they’re giving fans even more awesome music with their latest single, “Running Out of Air“! They’re currently gearing up to release the new video for the tune, and they took a second to give fans some insight into why they’re into the song and why they chose to cut! I love getting these little pieces of inside knowledge on artists! Check it out below and enjoy! Love and Theft Give The Low-Down On Current Single, “Running Out of Air“.
Love and Theft’s New Single “Runnin’ Out of Air” Hits Radios! Following the success of “Angel Eyes,” Love and Theft release new single “Runnin’ Out of Air” to radios everywhere. The duo of Eric Gunderson and Stephen Barker Liles are nominated for an American Country Award for music video of the year, and their new song promises to be as big a hit as their last song! “It doesn’t sound like anything else that you would hear on a record or the radio right now. It’s got an old-school feel, but it also has a cool modern thing to it.” – Eric Gunderson If you’d like an exclusive behind-the-scenes look into the making of their music video for “Runnin’ Out of Air,” head on over to Love and Theft’s website. After you watch the video, you can unlock even more exclusive content!
Love and Theft to Perform at Nashville New Year’s Celebration! Love and Theft are joining a multi-genre line-up of performances in Nashville, TN on December 31st to ring in the New Year! They’ll be performing alongside The Fray, Sixpence None the Richer (yay!) and Striking Matches! The event begins at 7pm and will be hosted by GAC personality Storme Warren (woohoo!). I don’t know about you, but some great live music sounds like the perfect way to bring in 2013, right? Oh yeah, and its free and open to the public!! For more details head to the events official page. In the meantime, Enjoy Love and Theft’s “Angel Eyes“!
Fan of Love and Theft? WIN A Signed Album! Country music duo, Love and Theftrecently released their brand new album, Love and Theft. Luckily, for you, we’ve got three signed albums, and we’re giving them away! Here’s how this is gonna work. We’ve got four lyric excerpts below from Love and Theft songs. All you need to do is correctly identify the songs the lyrics are from…for 3 out 4! Comment below, number 1-4 and let us know your guess for each! We will choose three random winners from those who get at least three correct answers! Love and Theft Signed Album Contest! 1. “…It sounds like a good time going down at the other end. You got a new love, got a new life, a whole new set of friends…” 2. “…I’m up for just laying in bed, shutting it down for once instead…” 3. “…We like it loud, crank it up to eleven. I wanna see the whole wide world two-steppin’…” 4. “…I’d say I’m doin’ fine. She hadn’t tried to kiss me, but I’m pretty sure it’s crossed her mind…” Important Guidelines * Prizes were provided by Sony Music. * Entries must be received by Friday, August 10th. * Winners will not be eligible for another prize drawing until 90days after this one. * 3 Winners will be drawn Friday, April 17th from comments on THIS post and will be notified individually.
NRA Country Spotlights Love & Theft During August. Love and Theft has been chosen as the NRA Country Artist Of The Month for August. The duo joins some of country music’s biggest artists including: Trace Adkins, Rodney Atkins, Lee Brice, Montgomery Gentry, Justin Moore, Craig Morgan, Sunny Sweeney, Gretchen Wilson, Josh Thompson, and TV personality Storme Warren, who have teamed up with NRA Country to celebrate their support of our brave men and women in uniform, appreciation for the great outdoors, and love of family. Stephen and Eric have strong beliefs and values, which make Love and Theft a great fit for the NRA Country Artist of the Month promotion. “NRA Country represents everything Love and Theft believes in. Our love for our families and this great country, preserving our American freedom, and most importantly a sincere appreciation and respect for our men and women in uniform and for their service abroad and at home.” – Stephen Barker Liles and Eric Gunderson / Love and Theft. As part of the August promotion, fans can check out a behind the scenes Love and Theft video featuring interviews, rare “in the studio” footage, and more. In addition to this great video, fans can register to win a Love and Theft prize pack including: Two (2) tickets to the public concert of the winner’s choice, Two (2) meet & greet passes, autographed poster and copy of their brand new album! Visit nracountry.com from now through the end of August to check out the video and register to win. Each month a new country music artist will be featured on NRACountry.com, highlighting what makes them ‘NRA Country.’ Celebrate our country and learn more at www.NRACountry.com!
Love and Theft Discuss Details About Upcoming Self-Titled Album! Country duo, Love and Theft, have a new self-title album coming out real soon! In the run up to its release they took a few minutes to record a video discussing the ins and outs of their music from what inspired the lyrics and titles to what its like working and performing together to how people react to their songs when they perform live! Its a candid video and its easy to see that these two country guys love making music! So, check out the video and see what you think! The album is due out Tuesday, July 24th! See What Love and Theft Has To Say About Their New Album!
Love and Theft To Be Featured On GACs Day Jobs! Love and Theft will be featured on GAC‘s “Day Jobs“, and what will they be doing, you wonder? Just the finest of all endeavors…making whiskey! The country music duo will be working alongside Jamey Grosser, the owner of Popcorn Sutton’s White Whiskey Distillery, and will be seeing just how whiskey gets made! Wonder if they’ll get to keep what they make (though, they may not want to…)? The episode will air Wednesday, May 16th at 9pm!
Love & Theft Perform Their Hit Song “Angel Eyes” On The Hit TV Show GCB! RCA duo, Love and Theft (Stephen Barker Liles and Eric Gunderson) performed their hit single, “Angel Eyes,” on last night’s episode of ABC‘s new hit drama, GCB. The show stars Leslie Bibb, Kristin Chenoweth, Annie Potts, Miriam Shor, Jennifer Aspen and Marisol Nichols and airs at 10/9c on Sunday Nights. “Performing ‘Angel Eyes’ on GCB was definitely a killer experience. I started watching the show from episode one and I really love it. I grew up a preacher’s kid so I can closely relate to a lot of the dialog. We are thrilled to be involved with such a fun new show.” -Stephen “Being a part of GCB was a blast. The cast was so easy to work with and they made us feel right at home. It was cool to see the film side of the entertainment business and get a taste of what acting is all about.” -Eric Here is a clip of the episode that features the band! Below that is the official video for “Angel Eyes” which is the debut single from their self-titled, upcoming album due out July 24!