Melee has reached #16 on the UK Radio Play charts for "Built to Last," as the single was released today and the album is out in the UK next Monday. They will be touring the UK in December with Counting Crows and Ben Folds.
Melee, Matt White and Until June are heading out on a small six-date tour kicking off on January 17th, and AP.net is giving away a pair of tickets to each of the stops. To enter this contest, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "Melee Contest + (City)," including whichever city you would want tickets for (find all dates here), and make sure to include your full name and include a picture with your Melee spirit. Based on the picture you submit, we will pick one winner for each city at the end of this week.
Melee is now offering fans a search and win toolbar for your internet browser. The toolbar, which will make it easy for you to search the web and win prizes, features a logo and quick links to myspace, news, and tour information. No need to worry, it is equipped with a pop-up blocker, pest-scan and auto-fill. It is compatible with PCs running Internet Explorer; there is no adware, spyware or anything that can harm your computer. If you are using Firefox or IE7, you can also download the search plug-in so you can search the web right from your browser.
Here is a smorgasborg of Melee touring news: Melee has been added to Bamboozle for Sunday, they have confirmed a headlining show at The Roxy in LA on July 7th with Ronnie Day (tickets), they have confirmed the second half of the Get Happy tour with Bowling for Soup, Quietdrive and Army of Freshman, and will also be hitting the UK for the Wireless Festival with Kaiser Chiefs, The Editors, The Films and more. Don't forget their new album Devil & Angels is in stores now.
Melee, whose new record came out this past week, is the featured band on PureVolume. The album is available in Best Buys and indie stores across the country, as well as on iTunes and Amazon.com. They also recently put up a new website .
Melee have completely updated their MySpace page (design and all) and have posted a new song, "Drive Away." Also, don't forget that you can listen to their new song "Biggest Mistake" exclusively on their AP.net profile and that you can now pre-order their new album Devils & Angels over at SmartPunk.
Melee has updated their Melee Movie Monday section of their Myspace page with a tour video and put up a photo blog on the myspace page as well. Theyre currently on tour; check out tour dates on their myspace page