Press Release: BILLBOARD PREMIERES “HOME” FROM ANGELS & AIRWAVES
“HOME” FEATURED ON UPCOMING ANGELS & AIRWAVES EP “…OF NIGHTMARES,” OUT TOMORROW
“…OF NIGHTMARES” IS MUSIC COMPANION TO SIMON & SCHUSTER NOVEL “POET ANDERSON ...OF NIGHTMARES,” DUE OCTOBER 6
“POET ANDERSON ...OF NIGHTMARES” CO-WRITTEN BY TOM DELONGE & NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR SUZANNE YOUNG
Los Angeles, CA (September 3, 2015) – Angels & Airwaves have teamed with Billboard for the premiere of “Home,” a new track from the band’s four-song EP...Of Nightmares, outtomorrow via iTunes. “Home,” which can be heard HERE, follows the recent Rolling Stone premiere of the EP’s lead track, “Into The Night.”
…Of Nightmares(released on To the Stars and distributed by Tunecore) follows last year’s Angels & Airwaves album The Dream Walker, which shot to No. 1 on iTunes, and is the music companion to “Poet Anderson …Of Nightmares” (Simon & Schuster), the upcoming novel from Angels’ frontman Tom DeLonge and New York Times best-selling author SUZANNE YOUNG. The first of a planned trilogy of Poet Anderson adventures from the duo, “Poet Anderson …Of Nightmares is set for an October 6th release and explores an unknown world where dreams meet reality as the chasm between disappears. The Billboard premiere also features an animated excerpt from the book.
The new EP and novel also follow last year’s award-winning 14-minute animated short companion film,Poet Anderson: The Dream Walker, which was awarded “Best Animated Film” at the 2014 Toronto International Short Film Festival.
Poet Anderson …Of Nightmares tells the story of two recently orphaned teen brothers on a journey to a new life. The elder brother, Alan, is heading to a job at the Hotel Eden in Seattle, where their parents worked before they were killed in a horrific plane crash, and younger brother Jonas, the misfit of the two, returns to the “normalcy” of high school. But normal is nowhere in sight as unseen forces wreck their lives in every possible way. Tragedy leaves Alan in a coma and young Jonas left to fight for both of their lives against enemies from a dark nightworld.
Poet Anderson …Of Nightmares is available for excerpts and authors DeLonge and Young are available for interviews.
Tom DeLonge is an award-winning musician, producer and director, best known as the lead vocalist and songwriter for the platinum-selling bands Blink-182 and Angels & Airwaves. Under his independent record label, merchandise and production company To The Stars…, Tom has created transmedia entertainment properties that span music, film, comics and books. Poet Anderson …Of Nightmares is precluded by the animated short film Poet Anderson: The Dream Walker, which took home Best Animation in Toronto, the critically-acclaimed comic book series of the same name and the top-charting album The Dream Walker. Limited edition collectable packages will be available on ToTheStars.Media, bringing together all media formats for one major compelling visual landscape of the Poet Anderson universe.