The Veer U n i o n will be at Headliners School of Performing Arts, 165 Fraser St, Nanaimo, from 5 to 6 pm on Thursday, March 25, 2010. It’s your chance to meet the band, get an autograph, and see a free short acoustic set. This is an all-ages event is brought to you in part by GOT POP? The Veer U n i o n will hit the stage later that evening at the Queen’s Hotel, 34 Victoria Crescent, Nanaimo. For more information call Manda Chelmak at 1-250-753-2323 or 250-616-6242.
Universal Motown recording artists The Veer U n i o n are set to release their third single to radio “Darker Side of Me” from their debut album “Against The Grain.” With “Darker Side of Me” now impacting radio The Veer U n i o n will be back on the road early this Spring and will be playing more shows and festivals to come.
The Veer U n i o n had made their mark in 2009 with the top 10 single “Seasons” which was the longest charting rock song for a new artist all year. It became the theme song for the 2009 Stanley Cup winners the Pittsburgh Penguins. “Seasons” was also featured in all Major League Baseball post season telecast as well as NFL, NASCAR, ESPN, WWE, and NHL. Their second release “Youth of Yesterday” was the highest added song to rock radio first week of it’s release. They had toured for 10 months in the United States last year promoting their album and hitting cities across the nation. They had the opportunity to play shows and festivals with the likes of Theory of A Deadman, Staind, Seether, Korn, Hinder, Breaking Benjamin, Framing Hanley, 30 Seconds to Mars, and Flyleaf.