Huntington Beach, CA (PressExposure) April 12, 2008 -- Known for spreading positive vibes with their music, southern California band QWIKSAND kicks off a 30 city North American tour in Spring 2008 registered with Pollstar. The quartet is currently in Los Angeles finishing a pilot for a reality television show. Recently chosen one of best independent artists in the country by the IAR, new singles One Arm Marsupial and Liquid Dream by QWIKSAND made Top100 for new alternative music for the 20th week in a row on Clear Channel.com.
Both tracks available from their CD title Liquid Dream feature work with grammy award-winning producer Wyn Davis (Sublime, No Doubt) and engineer Dave Collins (Ben Harper, Jack Johnson). A new music video for Liquid Dream recently became the Top 2 rated Indie video featured on MTV2.com, and also appeared in the international surf film release The Endless Journey Continues produced by Robert August (Star of Endless Summer) in theaters across Australia, Europe, Japan, North America and South America.
With captivating live performances and a unique and original sound that mixes surf, funk, reggae, rock, QWIKSAND is continuing to reap crossover success at clubs, colleges and festivals across the western and midwest regions, while earning solid reviews, national charting, interviews, press coverage, television appearances, film soundtracks, and airplay on Alternative, AAA, Hot AC commercial and college radio stations in over 200 cities throughout the US, Canada and UK. For tour dates, audio, music videos and more, see their official site at http://www.planetsquared.com