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American Speedway

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East Coast thrashers American Speedway establishes a nasty disposition while cutting teeth on their own brash hard rock punk metal. Since the fearsome four formed in 2007, American Speedway released the hit single ”One Foot In, One Foot Out” and the full-length Ship of Fools through Prophase Music in 2008. The song “Lonely River” was leaked to the public in May 2010, with the full length, A Bigger Boat, slated for summer 2010. They have toured with Tesco Vee and The Meatmen, and played direct support with Buggirl, The Supersuckers,Valient Thorr,Murphy’s Law,Electric Frankenstein, Scott H. Biram,Wednesday 13,Joe Buck (Hank III), and Mike Watt.

Their keen ability to bring “real” rock & roll to fans resulted in national coverage in; AMP, Classic Rock Magazine, Exclaim!, along with many local and regional entertainment publications throughout the country.

Their hit single “One Foot In, One Foot Out” remained in Top 10 Most Songs Played on Sirius Radio’s weekly Punk chart, channel 29, for 5 months starting late Spring 2008. One month later, “One Foot In, One Foot Out” was added to cable TV’s radio station, Music Choice and satellite radio DMX.

For the week of Nov. 11th, the title track to the album was added to 36 commercial radio stations and 56 college radio stations, making “Ship of Fools” #5 Most Added according to FMQB (www.fmqb.com). The following week, “Ship of Fools” charted at #36 on CMJ’s Hard Rock Select Chart.

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