Great Lake Swimmers continue to reach new heights as their latest album, Lost Channels, debuts at #10 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart in America and #48 on Canada’s Top 200 Album Chart today. The album is also drawing impressive numbers on iTunes, currently sitting at #1 in Canada and #5 in America on the Singer/Songwriter Charts. With the band’s US tour in full swing, they continue to garner ongoing critical praise, radio support and massive blog buzz.
The band has reached “Most Blogged Artist” status on premier MP3 site Hype Machine. The popular blog aggregator has GLS in fine company alongside Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Radiohead, Doves and more. Meanwhile, their brand new video for single “Pulling on a Line” recently debuted on MuchMusic in Canada on March 28 and is set to launch on MTVU in the US on April 15.
Currently playing to sold out venues across North America, the band will make live session stops at both Paste Magazine and NPR’s Tiny Desk series with Bob Bolien within the next week. All the while, radio continues to support the band as they reach #18 on the FMQB Chart and #34 on CMJ Top 200.
Catch GLS on the following tour dates:
Apr 10 Atlanta @ The Earl
Apr 11 Asheville @ Grey Eagle
Apr 13 Charlottesville @ Gravity Lounge
Apr 14 Washington @ Black Cat
Apr 15 Philadelphia @ Johnny Brenda’s
Apr 16 Northampton @ Iron Horse Music Hall
Apr 17 New York City @ The Bowery Ballroom
Apr 18 Cambridge @ The Brattle Theatre
Apr 20 Newport @ The Southgate House
Apr 21 Chicago @ Schubas
Apr 22 Madison @ High Noon Saloon
Apr 25 Toronto @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
For more, visit the band’s website.