TOKYO ROSENTHAL’S “GHOSTS” HITS #5
Sorry for the self marketing but I’m kinda proud of this.
For Immediate Release February 3, 2010
TOKYO’S “GHOSTS” HITS #5 ON EURO AMERICANA CHART AND OTHERS!!!!!!!!!
Rock & Sock Records is pleased to announce that its recording artist Tokyo Rosenthal’s new CD
“Ghosts”, broke into The Euro Americana chart at number five(#5) this month. The Euro Americana chart is one of the most prestigious rating groups world wide for the Americana genre. Toke’s ranking followed closely behind Jeff Bridges’ Academy Award nominated soundtrack from “Crazy Heart” which came in at number four.
(top 10 chart at the bottom of this page)
“Ghosts” has only been been released for two weeks and has already received rave reviews from USA Today/BNN and others. Additionally, one of the singles, “And Then You Sang”, is number 2 and number 12 on the Hot Disc Country Chart and Independent Music Network Chart respectively.
This all comes prior to Tokyo’s upcoming northeast tour that opens at the world famous Bitter End on February 10th. In addition U.S. airplay is strong on Americana and Triple A stations. “Toke” will be touring radio and TV stations through mid April prior to his fourth UK tour promoting “Ghosts” and performing live on air and in venues.
“This is quite an honor,” said Rosenthal. “I need to thank everyone who made this possible and supports my music and I hope this opens more doors for me and the folks who played on ‘Ghosts’. See y’all over there in April.”
“Toke” has hit almost 6 million plays on My Space
Tokyo will appear live on Sessions At Studio B on WNCN in Raleigh on March 25th.This will be streamed live world wide
Toke’s fourth UK tour kicks off at The Studio in Hartlepool on April 23rd
Other dates on Toke’s northeast tour include The Acoustic Cafe, Jitters, and Cafe Blue Hills.
Toke will be at the FYE Store in Boston on Washington St. on Feb.13th for a “meet and greet”
1 – Patty Griffin, Downtown Church, Credential Rec.
2 – The Coal Porters, Durango, Prima Rec.
3 – Jon Dee Graham, It’s Not As Bad As It Looks, Blue Rose Rec.
4 – Crazy Heart Var. Artists, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, New West
5 – Tokyo Rosenthal, Ghosts, Dynasty Rec.
6 – I See Hawks In L.A. , Shoulda Been Gold 2001-2009, American Beat Rec.
7 – Tony Denikos, Already Gone, Self rel.
8 – Reto Burrell, Go, Echopark Rec.
9 – Tim Knol ,Tim Knol , Excelsior Recordings
10 – Ray Wylie Hubbard, A: Enlightenment B: Endarkenment, Bordello Rec