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REMEDY DRIVE RETURNS WITH NEW MUSIC ON HEELS OF ROCK AND WORSHIP ROADSHOW TOUR LAUNCH

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE (March 1, 2010) — Word Records rock band, Remedy Drive, is returning with new music on March 30 with the release of Daylight is Coming: Expanded Edition. Featuring three never before heard songs (“Speak to Me”, “Rescue”, and “Guide You Home”), the expanded edition of the band’s debut release will hit all retail and online outlets. Fans can also purchase The Daylight EP on iTunes and all digital retailers featuring the three new songs plus a remix of “Daylight”, mixed by Family Force 5 frontman/ tourmate Soul Glow Activatur. Following the hits “All Along” (#1 R&R Christian CHR Chart for 8 consecutive weeks) “Daylight” (Top 20 R&R Christian CHR), “Speak to Me” is set as the band’s next radio single going for adds April 9.

Remedy Drive frontman David Zach says, “Since the release of Daylight is Coming in August 2008 we’ve been busy writing songs and playing shows across the country.  We have three songs we’re extremely excited about that we’ve been playing live. We wanted to give our patient fans something new to listen to before it’s time for another full length record, resulting in the Daylight is Coming: Expanded Edition. For anyone that already has the original version, they can still get the new songs on The Daylight EP at digital retailers which also includes a dance remix of ‘Daylight’ by our friend Soul Glow Activatur from Family Force 5 as well as an acoustic song!”

Known for their over-the-top live performance antics, the band is preparing for an extensive tour on the “Rock and Worship Roadshow” with MercyMe, The David Crowder Band and Family Force 5. The tour will launch March 18 in Indianapolis, IN and hit 25 cities through the end of April. Admission is $10 at the door and tickets are not sold in advance. For more information, visit http://www.therockandworshiproadshow.com.

Remedy Drive Set to Tour with MercyMe

Nashville, TN (January 13, 2010) – Dove Award-nominated rock band Remedy Drive is gearing up for a busy spring with a slot on the popular Rock and Worship Roadshow Tour, along with one of Christian music’s biggest names, MercyMe.

“We are thrilled to be on the Roadshow with Remedy Drive this spring,” says MercyMe’s Bart Millard. “They bring so much energy and passion to the stage; it’s going to be a great show.”

Other special guests include David Crowder Band, Family Force 5, Francesca Battistelli, Fee, and Sidewalk Prophets. The tour kicks off March 18 in Indianapolis, IN and wraps up April 25.

Remedy Drive is currently in the studio with producers Ian Eskelin and Otto Price, wrapping up some new songs that will be available soon. If you haven’t yet seen the most buzzed-about live show of the year, catch a sneak peek from the guys’ Lifelight Festival performance here http://budurl.com/HopeEPK.

For more information, please visit www.remedydrive.com.

Remedy Drive Gears Up For a Big Summer

Nashville, TN (March 2, 2009) – On the heels of three GMA Dove Award nominations including “New Artist of the Year,” “Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year,” and “Short Form Video of the Year,” Word Records’ rock newcomers Remedy Drive are excited to announce their summer tour plans.

Since the release of their debut album Daylight Is Coming, the band has had an impact on fans and promoters alike, garnering rave reviews and stops at over 20 of the nation’s biggest Christian music festivals (see list below):

“I am a big Remedy Drive fan.  When I first saw them showcased at a function for the Christian Festival Association I knew that they had what it took to make it in this industry, talent and a heart to serve Christ.”

- Chuck Tilley, Tilley & Associates/Atlanta Fest

“Remedy Drive has a style that really seemed to transcend what I was used to listening to.  Their melodic, pop-rock style seems to suit them well and their lyrics are deep and full of the passion that they sing with. I am excited to have them at Creation 2009.”

- Bill Darpino, Executive Producer, Creation Festivals

“I have known Remedy Drive for a number of years now and have watched them grow both musically and spiritually. The band ministers to not just the youth but across generations.”

- Alan Greene, Founder/CEO of LifeLight Communications, Inc.

Additionally, the group’s Dove-nominated music video “Daylight” topped TVU’s “Top 30 Video’s of 2008,” while their newest radio single “All Along” is currently climbing up both the AC and CHR radio charts.

For a full list of tour dates and more information on Remedy Drive, please visit www.remedydrive.com.

Remedy Drive’s 2009 Summer Tour Schedule:

April 17            Rivers and Spires Festival         Clarksville, TN

May 2               Agape Music Festival               Greenville, IL

May 15             Tulip Festival                             Orange City, IA

May 16             Club 3 Degrees                         Minneapolis, MN

June 11-12        Ichthus Festival                         Wilmore, KY

June 13             Carowinds                                Charlotte, NC

June 18             Atlantafest                                Stone Mountain, GA

June 19             Alive Festival                            Canal Fulton, OH

June 20             Big Ticket Festival                     Gaylord, MI

June 24             Creation Northeast                    Shirleysburg, PA

July 3                Cornerstone Festival                  Marietta, IL

July 9                King’s Fest                               Doswell, VA

July 10              King’s Island                             Cincinnati, OH

July 11              Lifest                                        Oshkosh, WI

July 16              Sonshine Festival                       Willmar, MN

July 19              Hills Alive Festival                     Rapid City, SD

July 22              Creation Northwest                   George, WA

July 31              SoulFest                                    Gilford, NH

August 1           Rock The Sound                        New York, NY

August 5           Kingdombound Festival              Darien Center, NY

August 6           UnityFest                                  Muskegon, MI

August 15         NewSong Festival                     Leitchfield, KY

September 5      Lifelight                                    Sioux Falls, SD

September 11    Rock The Universe                   Orlando, FL

September 26    AwakeningFest                         Leesburg, VA