The Pretty Reckless Announce Headline Tour In Support Of Debut CD, Light Me Up

by Daniel Haim

THE PRETTY RECKLESS, fronted by Gossip Girl’s Taylor Momsen, will hit the road in support of their full length CD, Light Me Upavailable digitally February 8th on Interscope Records. Runner Runner will support The Pretty Reckless on their headline tour which commences February 11th in Los Angeles concluding March 20th in Hartford, CT.

Light Me Up debuted on the UK’s rock chart at #1, spending 6 consecutive weeks at the top of the chart.  The single debuted on the main chart at #6. The Pretty Reckless performed at this year’s Bamboozle Festival and on the entire nationwide run of this year’s Vans Warped Tour. picked TPR as one of the five breakout bands to watch at this year’s festival called Momsen’s songs “pretty kickass.” “The girl can really wail, singing with a remarkably raspy, world-weary howl that’s worth taking seriously.” The video for the focus track, “Just Tonight” can be viewed at The songs are all written by Momsen, her producer Kato Khandwala (Paramore, Breaking Benjamin, All Time Low) and guitarist Ben Phillips.

Momsen is the face of Madonna’s “Material Girl” clothing line sold exclusively at Macy’s. In addition, Taylor is the face of John Galliano’s newest fragrance “parlez-moi d’amour” (Talk to me about love) –

Check out TPR on the road:

February 11                             Los Angeles, CA                    El Rey Theatre
February 12                             San Diego, CA                       Soma Sidestage
February 14                             Scottsdale, AZ                       Martini Ranch
February 17                             Austin, TX                              Stubb’s
February 18                             Houston, TX                           HOB Bronze Peacock
February 19                             Dallas, TX                              House of Blues Cambridge
February 20                             Oklahoma City, OK                The Conservatory
February 22                             St. Louis, MO                         Firebird
February 23                             Indianapolis, IN                       Earth House
February 24                             Pontiac, MI                            The Pike Room
February 25                             Niagara Falls, NY                    Hard Rock Café
February 26                             Toronto, ON                            Tattoo Rock Parlour
February 27                             Montreal, QC                          La Tulipe
March 2                                   New York, NY                        Santo’s Party House
March 3                                   Boston, MA                            Brighton Music Hall
March 4                                   Philadelphia, PA                     World Café Live
March 10                                 Chicago, IL                             Beat Kitchen
March 11                                 Columbus, OH                        The Basement
March 12                                 Cleveland, OH                         Grog Shop
March 13                                 Pittsburgh, PA                        Club AE
March 16                                 Baltimore, MD                         Ottobar
March 17                                 Vienna VA                              Jammin Java
March 18                                 Asbury Park, NJ                      Wonder Bar
March 20                                 Hartford, CT                            Webster Underground