THE PARLOTONES, Finalist, Pop Rock Song, “Louder Than Bombs” & Music Video, “Dragonflies & Astronauts”
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BEHIND THE MUSIC:
—The Parlotones are the biggest selling band in South Africa and have delivered over 200 shows in 2008 across SA, UK and Europe.
—The band’s big break came in 2006 when it signed a European license deal on the back of their debut single beautiful being used in a Fujifilm commercial.
—Key acknowledgements include Best Rock Album 2006 at South African Music Awards, Best Music Act – People’s Choice Awards 2008, Best Band – You Awards 2007, FHM Readers Choice 2007, Best Video MK Awards 2007, Best Video nomination Resfest 2007.
—Key performances include Live Earth, Coke Fest and V Fest.
—The Parlotones latest album is already platinum in South Africa and is due for release in UK/Europe and the USA. In Dec. 2008, the guys released a DVD featuring all their videos.
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