VIDEO: TRAIN Premieres Video for New Single 'Bruises'!
Train's video for "Bruises," featuring country singer Ashley Monroe, premiered on CMT and CMT.com today. Monroe is a member of the hit trio Pistol Annies along with Miranda Lambert and Angaleena Presley, and appears both in the video and on the original song. The video will be featured all weekend as part of CMT's Big New Music Weekend. Check it out below!
"Bruises" will be the third single off the Grammy Award-winning band's fifth studio album, California 37, following platinum-selling singles "50 Ways to Say Goodbye" and "Drive By."
Train have been nominated for a 2012 American Music Award in the "Adult Contemporary Music: Favorite Artist" category. The winner of the fan-voted award will be announced at the 40th Anniversary American Music Awards, which airs on ABC on November 18.
Just in time for the holidays, the band have announced the release of their Hella Fine Merlot, the fourth varietal from their award-winning Save Me, San Francisco Wine Company. The Hella Fine Merlot, whose name references a line from Train's song "Save Me, San Francisco," will be available at national wine retailers and restaurants in December, and is currently available for preorder at SaveMeSanFrancisco.com. Also available from the Save Me, San Francisco Wine Co. are the Drops of Jupiter Red, Calling All Angels Chardonnay and California 37 Cabernet Sauvignon.
The band have also partnered with renowned chocolatier and San Francisco icon Ghirardelli Chocolate Company on "Save Me, San Francisco" premium chocolate bars. The limited edition bars come in three flavors-Dark Cabernet, Sea Salt Almond & 72% Cacao Dark Chocolate-and are available for purchase at SaveMeSanFranciscoChocolate.com and all Ghirardelli Chocolate & Ice Cream Shop retail locations nationwide, as well as online at Ghirardelli.com. Frontman Pat Monahan will also be signing Save Me, San Francisco chocolate bars at the Ghirardelli Chocolate Marketplace in San Francisco's Ghirardelli Square on November 15 from 3-4pm.
Proceeds from both the Save Me, San Francisco Wine Co. and the Save Me, San Francisco chocolate bars are donated to the San Francisco charity Family House, which provides temporary housing to families of seriously ill children (familyhouseinc.org.)
California 37 is Train's fifth studio album, and features the double-platinum hit "Drive By" and platinum hit "50 Ways to Say Goodbye." The multi-platinum selling band made its mark on music history with the Grammy Award-winning song "Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me)" and chart-topping singles like "Meet Virginia" and "Calling All Angels," earning its third Grammy in 2011 for the worldwide smash "Hey, Soul Sister" from Save Me, San Francisco. The top-selling single of 2010, "Hey, Soul Sister" hit #1 at radio in the US and in 15 countries abroad. Save Me, San Francisco has sold over one million albums worldwide and over ten million tracks. In addition to taking the sales and radio worlds by storm, Train has made numerous television appearances, performing on the NFC Championship Game, Daytona 500, American Music Awards, the Grammy Nomination Concert, Crossroads, The Today Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Monday Night Football, A&E Private Sessions, America's Got Talent, The View, Dancing With The Stars, and Live With Regis and Kelly, Ellen Degeneres Show, The Bachelor, Rachael Ray and more.