Bowling For Soup Release New Track 'Punk Rock 101' to CHR/ALT Radio May 19th


As a follow up to their radio hit "Girl All The Bad Guys Want," Jive recording artist Bowling For Soup went back into the studio with producer Butch Walker and recorded three new tracks, "Punk Rock 101," "Smile" and a cover of the 80's A Flock of Seagulls smash "I Ran." "Punk Rock 101" will be released to CHR and Alternative radio formats on May 19th.

Bowling for Soup have recently appeared on "The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn," "Regis & Kelly" and "Jimmy Kimmel Live." They will be featured in the May 9th issue of People Magazine, as part if a article on "Bands With Silly Names." (Their name by the way comes from a classic Steve Martin sketch).

Mid-June will see Bowling For Soup on the Van's Warped Tour 2003. Dates are as follows:

   6/19: Boise, ID - Idaho Center Amphitheatre
   6/20: Bozeman, MT - Gallatin County Fairgrounds
   6/21: Salt Lake City - Utah St. Fairgrounds
   6/22: Denver, CO - Invesco Field
   6/24: Kansas City, KS - Sandstone Amphitheatre Lot
   6/25: St. Louis, MO - UMB Bank Pavilion
   6/26: Cincinnati, OH - Riverbend Music Center
   6/27: Indianapolis, IN - Verizon Wireless Music Center
   6/28: Minneapolis, MN - Float-Rite Amphitheatre
   6/29: Chicago, IL - Tweeter Center
   7/2: Calgary, AB - Race City Speedway
   7/4: Vancouver, BC - Thunderbird Stadium
   7/5: Seattle, WA - Gorge Amphitheatre Lot
   7/6: Portland, OR - Columbia Meadows
   7/8: Pomona, CA - Pomona Fairplex
   7/9: Ventura, CA - Seaside Park
   7/10: San Diego, CA - Coors Amphitheatre Lot
   7/11: Long Beach, CA - CSULB
   7/12: San Francisco, CA - Pier 30/32
   7/13: Sacramento, CA - Sleep Train Amphitheatre
   7/15: Phoenix, AZ - Peoria Sports Complex
   7/18: San Antonio, TX - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
   7/19: Dallas, TX - Smirnoff Music Center Lot
   7/20: Houston, TX - Reliant Center
   7/23: Atlanta, GA - Hi Fi Buys Amphitheatre Lot
   7/24: Orlando, FL - Central Florida Fairgrounds
   7/25: St. Petersburg, FL -Vinoy Park
   7/26: Miami, FL - Pompano Beach Amphitheatre Lot
   7/27: Jacksonville, FL - Jacksonville Raceways
   7/28: Charlotte, NC - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Lot
   7/29: Virginia Beach, VA - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Lot
   7/30: Washington, DC - Nissan Pavilion Lot
   7/31: Boston, MA - Suffolk Downs
   8/1: Montreal, QB - Parc Jean Drapeau
   8/2: Toronto, ON - Molson Park
   8/3: Detroit, MI - Pontiac Silverdome
   8/4: Milwaukee, WI - Marcus Amphitheatre
   8/5: Cleveland, OH - Tower City Amphitheatre Lot
   8/6: Pittsburgh, PA - Post Gazette Pavilion
   8/7: Buffalo, NY - Darien Lakes PAC
   8/8: Philadelphia, PA - Tweeter Center at the Waterfront
   8/9: New York City, NY - Randall's Island
   8/10: Asbury Park, NJ - Asbury Park Lot

  For more information contact:
  Gina Orr/Jive Records (310) 247-4343 or

SOURCE: Jive Records

CONTACT: Gina Orr of Jive Records, +1-310-247-4343 or

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