HelloGoodbye Win MTV2 Dew Circuit Breakout

posted December 13, 2005

HelloGoodbye end 2005 with a bang by winning this yearís MTV2ís Dew Circuit Breakout! The band will keep the momentum going in 2006 with a nationwide tour.

MTV2ís Dew Circuit Breakout battle-of-the-bands type competition began over a month ago with 6 bands as semi-finalists in contention to win the whole enchilada. After a series of challenges, including live performances, the winner was declared live on MTV2 on Saturday December 10th. HELLOGOODBYE was voted as the victor unanimously by a panel of celebrity and industry judges, including Steve Gottlieb, TVT Records (President/Founder) and Kevin Morrow, House of Blues (Head of Talent/Tours). In addition to the overwhelming stamp of approval by the panel, HelloGoodbye received 53% of the online vote out of the three finalists. For winning, the Southern-California based band will receive several prizes including $9,000 in gear, $10,000 cash, an opening spot on the MTV2 $2Bill Concert Series, and a guest appearance on an MTV2 show (TBD).

Things just keep poppiní for HelloGoodbye! The band will tour with The Academy Is.., Acceptance, and Panic! At The Disco on a two-month long nationwide tour.

The Circuit Breakout win and announcement of this tour caps off an amazing year for HelloGoodbye. The band was featured on four episodes of The Real World Austin and are one of a handful of artists to reach 3 million plays on PureVolume. Currently, they are crossing the country on a sold-out tour with 2nd and 3rd additional dates added in NY, Philly and LA due to popular demand. With a DVD just released on Drive-Thru Records titled OMG HGB DVD ROTFL and a full-length debut slated for May next year, HelloGoodbye is preparing to go all out in 2006!

Catch HelloGoodbye on tour:
w/ The Rocket Summer & David Melillo
12/13/05 Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop
12/14/05 Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick
12/15/05 Chicago, IL @ Beat Kitchen
12/16/05 Milwaukee, WI @ The Eagles Club
12/17/05 St. Louis, MO @ Creepy Crawl

w/ Waking Ashland, Sherwood, An Angle & The Paper Models
12/26/05 Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction

w/ Great Glass Elevator, Peachcake
12/27/05 Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction

w/ Waking Ashland, Sherwood, An Angle & A Cursive Memory
12/28/05 Hollywood, CA @ The Knitting Factory

w/ The Academy Is, Acceptance, Panic! At The Disco
2/1/06 Grand Rapids, MI @The Intersection
2/2/06 Toronto, ONT @ Opera House
2/3/06 Buffalo, NY @ Town Ballroom
2/4/06 Boston, MA @ Avalon
2/5/06 Hartford, CT @ Webster Theatre
2/7/06 Providence RI @ Lupoís Heartbreak Hotel
2/8/06 New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
2/9/06 Poughkeepsie, NY @ Chance
2/10/06 Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony
2/11/06 Atlantic City, NJ @ House Of Blues
2/12/06 Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
2/14/06 Norfolk, VA @ The Norva
2/15/06 Myrtle Beach, SC @ House Of Blues
2/16/06 Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
2/17/06 Orlando, FL @ House Of Blues
2/18/06 Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
2/19/06 Ybor City, FL @ Masquerade
2/21/06 New Orleans, LA @ House Of Blues
2/22/06 Houston, TX @ The Engine Room
2/23/06 Dallas, TX @ Trees
2/24/06 San Antonio, TX @ The White Rabbit
2/26/06 Tucson, AZ @ The Rock
2/28/06 Tempe, AZ @ The Marquee Theatre
3/1/06 Los Angeles, CA @ House Of Blues
3/2/06 Las Vegas, NV @ House Of Blues
3/4/06 Anaheim, CA @ House Of Blues
3/5/06 San Diego, CA @ House Of Blues
3/7/06 San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
3/9/06 Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
3/10/06 Seattle, WA @ The Showbox
3/11/06 Boise, ID @ The Big Easy Concert House
3/13/06 Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue
3/14/06 Denver, CO @ The Ogden
3/15/06 Lawrence, KS @ Granada Theatre
3/16/06 Des Moines, IA @ The House Of Bricks
3/17/06 Minneapolis, MN @ The Quest
3/18/06 St. Louis, MO @ Mississippi Nights
3/19/06 Milwaukee, WI @ The Eagles Club
3/21/06 Cleveland, OH @ The House Of Blues
3/22/06 Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
3/23/06 Cincinnati, OH @ Bogartís
3/24/06 Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews Hall
3/25/06 Chicago, IL @ House Of Blues