The Blue News

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  • Album Release: Blue News (Statue Records Group Hollywood)

    Album Release: Blue News (Statue Records Group Hollywood)
    Download on AmazonThe band signed with Statue Records Group Hollywood and released their self-titled debut album in January of 2006.
  • Album Release: The Signs EP (Blame Records)

    Album Release: The Signs EP (Blame Records)
    Download on Amazon The Signs EP is released under the band name "The Blue News Project"
  • First College Radio Campaign with Vigilant PR

    First College Radio Campaign with Vigilant PR
    Vigilant PRThe band's first college radio campaign with Vigilant PR reached 75 stations in several states.
  • The Blue News on National TV

    The Blue News on National TV
    The Blue News on RoadtripNation.comThe PBS TV series features two songs from the band's 2007 album The Signs (Love's So Strong & Next Time).
  • Album Release: Strange Light (Blame Records)

    Album Release: Strange Light (Blame Records)
    Download on AmazonThe 3rd studio album is self-released by the band's label Blame Records.
  • HD Music Video: Shelter

    HD Music Video: Shelter
    Official Music Video on VISO Music
    The band produces their first HD Music Video featuring the song Shelter from the album Strange Light. The video aired on IMC TV in the Indianapolis area for several weeks. The video was directed by Chris Thornberry of GreenSky Media.
  • UCF TV

    UCF TV
    Strange Light on AmazonMultiple songs from the album "Strange Light" placed in 2009 on the UCF TV cable channel at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL.
  • Rock Band 2

    Rock Band 2
    RockBand.com
    Two songs are released on Rock Band 2. (You've Got Someone & So Easy)
  • HD Music Videos

    HD Music Videos
    HD Music Video on VISO Music
    The band performs for the "Folked Up" series of one-take acoustic performances.
  • National TV Placement

    National TV Placement
    View clip on YouTube Two songs by The Blue News are heard on the Canadian CBC TV series Heartland in the "Lost Song" episode of season 4.
  • Album Release: Wartime Songs

    Album Release: Wartime Songs
    Download on Amazon The band releases the Wartime Songs EP featuring 6 new songs. The album marks the first time the band worked with notable producers Sylvia Massy and Jim Devito.
  • The Blue News on USA Network

    The Blue News on USA Network
    Necessary Roughness on USA The song "Love's So Strong" is heard on national television in the series Necessary Roughness on USA Network
  • Radio Campaign

    Radio Campaign
    Radio Campaign with Tinderbox MusicRadio campaign with Tinderbox Music reached 300 radio stations in the US & Canada
  • Blues Award 2011

    Blues Award 2011
    The band is awarded 2nd place for the Blues Foundation's Best Self-Produced Blues CD in the state of Indiana in October of 2011.
  • Rock Band 3

    Rock Band 3
    RockBand.com
    Two songs (Hitman Blues & Just A Game) are released on Rock Band 3 - available for both Xbox 360 and PS3
  • Rock Band Blitz

    Rock Band Blitz
    Rock Band BlitzThe band's music is released for the new arcade-style game Rock Band Blitz on Xbox Live and PSN.
  • The Blue News Sign with Musik & Film Records

    The Blue News Sign with Musik & Film Records
    Musik and Film Records The band signed with label Musik and Film Records to release their 2013 full-length album "In Your Dreams". MF Records CEO Stephen Wrench was the original manager of the band Lynyrd Skynyrd.
  • Compilation CD with Sublime

    Compilation CD with Sublime
    Guitar Center Fresh Cuts Vol. 7 The band's song "Two Lovers" was hand-picked by Sublime with Rome to be included on the Fresh Cuts compilation CD. 50,000 promotional CDs were given away in Guitar Center stores nationwide.
  • Tap Tap Revenge Tour app

    Tap Tap Revenge Tour app
    Download the free TTR app Two of the band's songs featured on the iOS app Tap Tap Revenge Tour.
  • The Blue News on USA Network

    The Blue News on USA Network
    The band's song "Run & Hide" is featuring in the opening scene of an episode of Necessary Roughness on USA Network.