Thursday, June 21, 2012


RIVAL SONS are set to join the legendary Bob Harris on BBC Radio 2 this Saturday night/Sunday morning at midnight UK time for the 'Bob Harris Sunday' show, where they will be premiering a brand new track.

The band will be appearing as special guests alongside Sir Tom Jones, where they will be talking about their upcoming new album, HEAD DOWN, and performing three acoustic tracks, including a brand new track titled "Jordan".

The show will be available to listen to online afterwards at

RIVAL SONS guitarist SCOTT HOLIDAY comments:

"I've grown up on re-runs of the Old Grey Whistle Test... That show has been quite significant to my musical upbringing.  It's really one of the greatest musical programs EVER, in my opinion.  I think about Humble Pie doing 'Black Coffee', The Faces doing 'I'm Losing You', and so, so, SO many more.  These performances were better than the album versions, capturing rock 'n' roll at its most magical, and Bob Harris has kept up the tradition with his BBC radio show.  So, it was a great honor to be invited down to his show, and chat, and to play a few tunes.  We wanted to give him something special, so we performed a song off the new album ('Jordan') for the first time on his show.  Bob was great to chat with, charming as ever, and totally kind to us.  It's fellas like Mr. Harris that've helped reveal some of the special magic of rock 'n' roll, and in hanging out with him, it felt like a great reminder of that magic."

See a photo of RIVAL SONS with Bob Harris at

Get more information about Bob Harris at

RIVAL SONS' new album, HEAD DOWN, was recorded in Nashville, Tennessee with Grammy-nominated producer DAVE COBB (JAMIE JOHNSON, SHOOTER JENNINGS) and Grammy-winning engineer VANCE POWELL (JACK WHITE, THE WHITE STRIPES, KINGS OF LEON).

Pre-order the album now on iTunes at

RIVAL SONS are currently on tour in Europe.  Don't miss them at the following shows:

Jun. 22 - Milan, Italy - Gods of Metal Festival
Jun. 23 - Roeser, Luxembourg - Rock A Field Festival
Jun. 24 - Dessel, Belgium - Graspop Metal Meeting

Jun. 30 - Owen Sound, ON - Big Music Fest

Jul. 05 - Sundsvall, Sweden - Sundsvall Festival
Jul. 06 - Turku, Finland - Ruisrock Festival
Jul. 14 - Joensuu, Finland - Ilosaarirock Festival
Jul. 17 - Uppsala, Sweden - Katalin
Jul. 19 - Tonsberg, Norway - Slottsfjell Festival
Jul. 20 - Tromso, Norway - Bukta Festival
Jul. 21 - Njordfordeid, Norway - Malakoff Rockfestival

View the tour flyer at

RIVAL SONS recently released a new music video for the track "Face of Light", which is taken from the band's 2011 breakthrough album, PRESSURE & TIME.  Watch the video now at

PRESSURE & TIME is available now as a special redux edition, including two incredible bonus tracks, "Company Man" and "Life For This Road", plus a bonus DVD featuring a host of great videos.

Get the PRESSURE & TIME redux CD/DVD now in Europe at or in North America at

The PRESSURE & TIME redux is also available on iTunes, including all bonus tracks and videos, at

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Phone: +44(0)207 240 5002

NYC office phone: +1(718)786 1707

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