Thursday, September 27, 2007

U.K. "IT" Rocker DIRTY HARRY Releases US Debut CD - Songs From The Edge

LA based Brit import Dirty Harry readies today to expand her reach as she releases her U.S. debut CD, Songs From The Edge, on NYC based, full-service management company, WEG/A Wolf at your Door Records. The Orchard-( the leading digital distributor of independent music is handling the global digital release of the CD. The full length rock CD is available TODAY through The Orchard’s top tier digital partners including iTunes, MSN, Napster, Rhapsody, Musicmatch, Emusic and more. Dirty Harry was chosen to be a MySpace Music featured artist for the week of August 27, 2007 where the prime placement provided global exposure that saw Total Plays for the emphasis track, ‘Frayed at the Edges’, rise to over 400,000, after the week as a front page selected artist helped bolster her page views to more than 200,000.

Fast becoming a stand out track, the single, ‘Frayed at the Edges’ will be a great fit at rock radio, specialty rock shows and other select radio outlets around the country. The video for the first single, ‘Frayed at the Edges’, directed by Kestin Micah Thomas is a glimpse into real-life events in Harry’s life combined with strong and riveting live footage. ‘Frayed at the Edges’ was co-written with Curt Cuomo, a widely respected songwriter and producer, most known for his co-write, with friend Paul Stanley, of the #1 charting KISS single ‘Psycho Circus’.

In a cross country trek to promote the release of Songs From the Edge, Dirty Harry is spending her release week performing first in New York before returning to her LA stomping grounds
with the following select showcases:

Mon-Sep-24 New York Niagara Bar and Lounge 9pm
Wed-Sep-26 New York D’Or 7pm, 9pm
Thu-Sep-27 New York Snitch 10:30pm
Fri-Sep-28 Los Angeles The Knitting Factory 8pm

What the press are already saying:

“With Songs From The Edge, Dirty Harry is L.A.’s latest “It” Brit import.” Angeleno Magazine

“…[Dirty] Harry is a lass with sass… remember the name kiddies.” L.A. Weekly

“If you give your heart to one rock goddess this year, let it be Harry.” Kerrang

“Dirty Harry writes splendidly thumping dark rock anthems and everyone loves a sexy rock chick.” ICE

The 25 year old rocker – born and raised in the UK with a healthy dose of New York City’s lower east side – is fresh out of the studio having completed Songs From The Edge with multi-platinum, Grammy nominated producer, Luke Ebbin (Bon Jovi, Rival Schools, Melissa Etheridge). Harry’s grounded personality, her rock star beauty and irreverence are the perfect complement to her impressive range of Hollywood-style talent. She has cut her chops with iconic rockers Tommy Lee among others lending her voice and songwriting talents to projects. Harry’s own sound is an electrifying blend of the sweet and the raw - a rock sound that bites as it caresses. Songs from the Edge is testimony to her talent, her strength of will, passion for music and desire to rock out. Follow Dirty Harry’s climb to the top of the metal/rock pyramid as Songs from the Edge is released on Tuesday, September 25, 2007.

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