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1/15/2008
 
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Egypt Central Announces Tour With Drowning Pool, and Nonpoin
March 24, 2008
Memphis-based rockers Egypt Central are proud to announce upcoming tour dates with Drowning Pool and Nonpoint. The tour kicks off April 5 at the Ridglea Theater in Fort Worth, TX.

Egypt Central is currently touring to support their self-titled debut, which hit streets January 15 and was produced by famed knob-twister Josh Abraham (Linkin Park, Korn, Velvet Revolver) on the album.

Egypt Central is currently #20 on the BDS Active Rock chart and #22 on the Mediabase chart, with new stations adding the track every week! The song is currently in the Top 5 phone requests for KILO/Colorado Springs, WCPR/Biloxi (TX), WRXR/Chattanooga, and WIYY/Baltimore.

Egypt Central On Tour:
3/27 – Nashville, TN - Rocketown

Egypt Central w/ Drowning Pool and Nonpoint:
4/05 – Fort Worth, TX – Ridglea Theatre
4/06 – Shreveport, LA – The Warehouse
4/08 – Texarkana, AR – Shooters Sports Bar
4/09 – Jackson, MS – Fire
4/10 – Ft. Walton Beach, FL – The Swamp
4/11 – Tallahassee, FL – Floyd’s Music Store
4/12 – Goose Creek, SC – The Dive
4/16 – Wilkes Barre, PA – Wilkes Barre Hardware Bar
4/17 – Atlantic City, NJ – Club Harlem Ballroom @ House of Blues
4/18 – Poughkeepsie, NY – The Chance
4/19 – Albany, NY – Northern Lights
4/20 – Hartford, CT – Webster Theatre
4/22 – Baltimore, MD – Recher Theatre
4/23 – Norfolk, VA – The Norva
4/24 – Chester, WV – Chugger’s Pub
4/25 – Flint, MI – Machine Shop
4/26 – Fort Wayne, IN – Piere’s
4/29 – Colorado Springs, CO – Black Sheep
4/30 – Denver, CO – Gothic
5/08 – Pensacola, FL – Captain Fun’s
 
 
 
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Egypt Central Gaining Momentum
February 23, 2008
Alt-rockers Egypt Central continue to gain momentum, with new stations adding their single, “You Make Me Sick” every week! Most recently, Egypt Central has been added to:

WRZK - Johnson City
KWHL - Anchorage
WCCC - Hartford
KILO - Colorado Springs
WZMR - Albany
WZOR - Green Bay
KBZS - Wichita Falls
WAMX - Huntington

To date, the band’s self-titled debut album has sold over 8,600 units. Egypt Central is also #23 on both the Nielson BDS and Mediabase radio charts.

You Make Me Sick” is in the Top 5 phone requests on WCPR/Biloxi (TX), KILO/Colorado Springs, and WRXR/Chattanooga. The band has reached 974 spins on WBYR/Fort Wayne and 599 spins on WMFS/Memphis. They are also rated 8.86 out of 10 on AOL Radio: Xtreme Alt Rock. Egypt Central has gotten over 1000 plays on Sirius’ Octane station!

The band is currently on tour to support their self-titled debut, which hit streets January 15 and debuted at #8 on Billboard’s New Artist chart.

Egypt Central on tour:
2/20 – Jackson, MS – Club Fire
2/21 – Marietta, GA – The Local (18+)
2/22 – Louisville, KY – Headliners
2/23 – Lima, OH – Harry’s Hideaway
2/24 – Grand Rapids, MI – The Intersection
2/25 – Michigan Center, MI – Motorheads
2/27 – Flint, MI – The Machine Shop
2/28 – Columbus, OH – CBR’s
2/29 – Warren, MI – The Ritz
3/01 – Johnstown, PA – Around The Corner
3/02 – Allentown, PA – Crocodile Rock
3/06 – Asheville, NC – The Garage
3/07 – Knoxville, TN – The Valarium
3/11 – Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
3/12 – Jacksonville, NC – Hooligan’s Music Hall
3/14 – Murfreesboro, NC – Zakk’s Coffee House
 
 
 
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