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2002 News:

NEW SINGLE ANNOUNCED!!
The fourth Canadian single from Amanda's album "Everybody's Got A Story" is the guitar ballad "Marry Me". It will be released to Canadian radio stations on September 5th. "Double Agent", the last single from the album is currently at #23 on the Canadian radio airplay chart - it's highest position yet. Continue to request both songs at your local radio station.

AMANDA TV PERFORMANCE
Canadian television network CTV has plans to broadcast the television special Amanda recorded at the Théâtre Corona in Montreal a few months ago.The show will air on Sunday, Sepetember 15th. For exact times, check your local TV guide or CTV.com. The performance has already aired on American satellite network MusicChoice, which surely created a new American fanbase for Amanda. The show consists of both classic Amanda songs, plus a few new tunes from "Everybody's Got A Story".

SUNDAY MORNING AFTER SINGLE
Sony Music Germany has released a commercial single for Amanda's "Sunday Morning After". The CD includes the following tracks:

1.Sunday Morning After (International Edit)
2.Dizzy (Live)
3.Red Magic Marker (Live)
4.Sunday Morning After (Video)

You can purchase the single from Amazon.com by following this link.

NEW TOUR DATE
Amanda will perform at the Western Fair Grounds in London, Ontario on September 14th.

MUCHMUSIC VIDEO AWARD NOMINATION
Amanda's video for "Sunday Morning After" has been nominated at the MuchMusic Video Awards for "Best Pop Video". The video was directed by Stephen Scott, and features Amanda roaming around in a flooded apartment. The awards broadcast live on Much at 9:00 p.m. ET on Sunday, June 16. To view a clip of the video, click here.

NEW SINGLE
Amanda's online fans have chosen Double Agent as the third single from Everybody's Got A Story! The song will be released shortly to Canadian radio stations. The second place winner was "Colleen (I Saw Him First)".

ARGOS SHOW
Amanda Marshall is set to perform during the halftime show at the 2002 Toronto Argonauts home opener. The game is between the Argos and the Montreal Alouettes. It will be played at the SkyDome in Toronto, ON on Wednesday, July 3. Click here for ticket info.

WHAM BAM JAM
Amanda Marshall will perform alongside Ja Rule, P. Diddy, Avril Lavigne, Remy Shand, Glenn Lewis and Tweet at the 2002 Wham Bam Canada Day Jam. This annual festival is put together by Toronto's KISS 92.5 FM. It will be held at the Skydome in Toronto, Ontario
on Monday, July 1.

TV SPECIAL/EXCLUSIVE CONCERT - MONTREAL
Amanda Marshall will be taping a TV special during two shows at the Théâtre Corona in Montreal, PQ on Friday, May 31. The performances will present both her classic material as well as songs from her latest LP, 'Everybody's Got A Story. 'The first performance will be available for special contest winners only. Sony is offering 50 pairs of tickets to Amanda fans. If you'd like to grab a pair pf passes, send an e-mail with your complete name, address and phone number to stuff@sonymusic.com. To qualify, make your subject line the name of the song recently chosen by online fan voting to be the third single from 'Everybody's Got A Story.' They will give tickets to the 300th to 349th people to respond. Multiple messages will be deleted. Transportation will not be provided.There will be a second performance later that same night with tickets available for purchase. The $15 passes will go on sale at 10:00 a.m. ET on Tuesday, May 28 at all Admission outlets, or by phone at 514-790-1245.

AMERICAN RELEASE DATE
The American release date for "Everybody's Got A Story" has been pushed back yet again. It will now happen on June 11th, 2002. The single "Everybody's Got A Story" has been played on American radio occasionally. American Amanada fans should try to request the song as often as they can.

US PERFORMANCE
Amanda performed a one-off show at Chicago's House Of Blues on April 24th. She performed for one hour. Hopefully, this will signal a greater American presence for promotion of Amanda's new album in the US.

JUNO RESULTS
Unfortunately, Amanda did not win either of the Juno awards she was nominated for. Best Artist was won by Diana Krall and Best Single was won by Nickelback for 'How You Remind Me'. Amanda put on an amazing performance, starting with a an excerpt from "Everybody's Got A Story" followed by "Sunday Morning After".

NEW TOUR DATES
Amanda has announced dates for the second leg of her current "Voice Inside Tour". Amanda will be visiting Canada's east coast, with stops in Halifax, Moncton and Charlottetown. For full details, visit our tour section. Here are the new dates:

April 15, 2002 - Rebecca Cohn Auditorium - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
April 16, 2002 - Rebecca Cohn Auditorium - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
April 18, 2002 - Coliseum - Moncton, NB, Canada
April 19, 2002 - Civic Arena - Charlottetown, PEI, Canada

SUNDAY MORNING AFTER
Amanda's current single "Sunday Morning After" is currently at #20 on the Canadian radio chart. Keep requesting the track at your local radio station. The video has been in rotation on MuchMusic, MuchMoreMusic and MusiMax.

THE VOICE INSIDE TOUR
Amanda is currently touring Canada in support of her CD "Everybody's Got A Story". The Voice Inside 2002 Tour began on March 1st in Ottawa and continues until March 17th in Vancouver. Keeping in spirit with the theme of her new album, Amanda explains the history behind a few of her songs during the concert. Here is the setlist from the Ottawa show (she apparently cut "If I Didn't Have You" and "Last Exit To Eden" from the set when performing in Montreal):

1. Ride
2. Dizzy
3. Fall From Grace
4. The Voice Inside
5. Double Agent
6. Shades of Grey
7. Red Magic Marker
8. Believe In You
9. Last Exit To Eden
10. The Gypsy
11. Sitting On Top of the World
12. Marry Me
13. Brand New Beau
14. Everybody's Got A Story
15. Coleen ( I Saw Him First )
16. If I Didn't Have You
17. Birmingham (including snippets of Bills Bills Bills , Hit 'Em Up Style, Survivor and I'm Like A Bird)

Encore
18.Dark Horse
19. Sunday Morning After

MUCHONDEMAND
Amanda will be appearing on MuchMusic's "Much On Demand" this Wednesday, March 6 at
5:00 p.m. The show will be repeated at 7:30 PM and 11:00 PM for those who miss it.

AMANDA's CONCERT WEBCAST
After Amanda's performance on Open Mike with Mike Bullard on Wednesday, February 27,
she recorded an exclusive live webcast. This special web event, part of the Open Mike Concert Series featuring Juno nominated artists, is hosted at http://junos.sympatico.ca. Amanda performed "Everybody's Got A Story", "Colleen (I Saw Him First)" and "Sunday Morning After". Enjoy the show! It will probably only be available for a short while, so view the concert while you have a chance.

EXCLUSIVE!! TICKETS TO MIKE BULLARD
Amanda Marshall will be performing on 'Open-Mike with Mike Bullard' on February 27th in Toronto. Tickets are FREE! All you have to do is either e-mail the show at tickets@open-mike.com or call 1-888-394-MIKE(6453). Amanda will be performing a showcase will approximately 4 songs after 'Open-Mike' is taped! Thank you to the staff at Open Mike for sharing this offer with us.

GET ON THE BUS WITH AMANDA CONTEST
Sony Music Canada has recently announced an incredible contest for Amanda fans.Here are the details:
"Stages, lights and the open road. Live the rock star life with Amanda Marshall
on her new cross-Canada tour. 'Get On The Bus' is giving two fans - one in
Eastern Canada and one from the West - the chance to win the ultimate Amanda
Marshall fan experience!
This grand prize starts with flights for two and tickets to see Amanda live in
concert. After the show, you'll ride with Amanda on her personal bus to the next
stop on the tour, enjoy overnight accommodation at this destination and get a
pair of tickets to the next days show!
Enter now for a chance at this incredible life experience at
http://www.canada.com/entertainment/
"

SUNDAY MORNING AFTER VIDEO
Amanda recently completed the music video for her new single "Sunday Morning After". Clips and interviews from the video shoot were recently shown on Canadian music video network MuchMoreMusic. Look out for the video on television shortly. The song has been receiving increasing radio play across Canada. It is currently at #55 on the Canadian radio charts and quickly moving up.

AMANDA'S JUNO NOMINATIONS
The nominations for Canada's Juno Awards have been announced. Congratulations to Amanda on two nominations. "Everybody's Got A Story" has been nominated as best single and Amanda has been nominated as best artist. We wish Amanda the best of luck. She has been nominated for several Juno's in the past, but has never won. Amanda will perform live during the Juno award ceremony. The show will be telecast on CTV on Sunday, April 14, 2002 at 8:00 p.m. Here are the other nominees in Amanda's categories:

BEST SINGLE

California - Wave
Everybody’s Got A Story - Amanda Marshall
How You Remind Me - Nickelback
If It Feels Good Do It - Sloan
Life - Our Lady Peace

BEST ARTIST

Leonard Cohen
Nelly Furtado
Garou
Diana Krall
Amanda Marshall

PRIVATE AMANDA SHOW
On Wednesday, February 20, Amanda is inviting radio station MIX 99.9 and a small group of fans to join her for a private soundstage performance in Toronto, ON. Amanda's hour-long set promises to touch on all creative phases of her career and will be taped for future broadcast on MIX. Members of Amanda's official Sony Music Canada mailing list have been given a chance to win tickets. Visit the official Amanda Marshall website to sign up for the email newsletter.

AMANDA'S CANADIAN TOUR
The Canadian tour dates for Amanda's 2002 "Everybody's Got A Story" tour have been announced! We hope everyone will have a chance to see Amanda live. They are as follows:

March 1, 2002; National Arts Centre; Ottawa, ON, Canada
March 2, 2002; Metropolis; Montreal, PQ, Canada
March 3, 2002; Capitol Centre; North Bay, ON, Canada
March 5, 2002; Centennial Hall; London, ON, Canada
March 6, 2002; Massey Hall; Toronto, ON, Canada
March 10, 2002; Community Auditorium; Thunderbay, ON, Canada
March 11, 2002; Walker Theatre; Winnipeg, MB, Canada
March 13, 2002; Winspear; Edmonton, AB, Canada
March 14, 2002; MacEwan Hall; Calgary, AB, Canada
March 16, 2002; Royal Theatre; Victoria, BC, Canada
March 17, 2002; Orpheum; Vancouver, BC, Canada

NEXT SINGLE CHOSEN!
Sony Music Canada has tallied the results from their AmandaMarshall.com website poll which allowed fans to choose the second single from Amanda's album "Everybody's Got A Story". "Sunday Morning After" was the fans first choice. Listen for the song on Canadian radio shortly. Apparently, Double Agent and Colleen (I Saw Him First) were amongst the other most popular choices.

POSSIBLE NEXT SINGLES
As you may know, Amanda is allowing her fans to choose the second single from her new CD "Everybody's Got A Story". You may vote for your choice at the official Sony website. Amanda has stated that so far, the songs that have received the most votes are "Double Agent", "Sunday Morning After" and "Colleen (I Saw Him First)". The sticker on Amanda's CD states "includes Everybody's Got A Story, Double Agent and Sunday Morning After". It seems likely that both those songs will be released as singles.

ALBUM GOES PLATINUM!!
Big congratulations to Amanda this week, as her new album "Everybody's Got A Story" has gone platinum in Canada!! The album has only been available for a month, but has sold more than 100,000 copies. Sony Music has set a worldwide release for early 2002. Good luck conquering the world!

 

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