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CD Release - Nero (press release)

Minneapolis-based AlternaPop Rock band Postina to release 2nd CD - Nero CD release party at 7th St Entry Friday January 27th, 2012, 8pm. MINNEAPOLIS – (January 5, 2012) – Minneapolis based AlternaPop Rock band Postina is pleased to announce the release of their 2nd CD, Nero.

The much anticipated release of Nero, Postina’s sophomore EP exemplifies the further musical development of the band's signature female vocal, electronic, AlternaPop Rock sound.

Since the release of their debut album The Road in early 2010, Postina has grown from 4 to 6 members welcoming the memorable electronica-synth counter melodies of Dylan Randolph in 2010 and the beautifully, dramatic, classical violin and vocal harmonies of Faith Eskola in 2011.

Recently named 2011 Minneapolis RAW Musician of The Year, Postina’s live performance now extends beyond music with painters joining them on stage during their set making their show even more visually compelling and experiential by bringing together two synergistic forms of art.

Postina’s CD release party will be at 7th St Entry, Friday January 27th, 2012, 8pm. Postina will be performing along with Dear Data, Charn and Blackbird Darlings, 18+ event, $5 cover.

Nero is available on iTunes, Amazon.com and CD Baby as well at Postina’s live shows.

For more information, promo requests or to set up an interview contact:

Andy Root Postina-2011 RAW MINNEAPOLIS MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR! 612-208-7107 aroot@postinaband.com www.facebook.com/postinaband

CD Release - Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Minneapolis-based pop/rock band Postina to release debut CD - The Road CD release party at the Fine Line Music Café Friday March 5th, 2010, 8pm. MINNEAPOLIS – (February 25, 2010) – Minneapolis based pop/rock band Postina is pleased to announce the release of their debut CD, The Road.

The Road is a collection of six original songs written from the band’s experience base, each a story inspired by personal struggle or triumph, conveyed with lyrics that evoke a sense of deep emotion and a determination to experience the fullness of life. Postina’s musical style is a blend of alternative rock and indie pop.

Postina formed in late 2008 and within six short months was competing in the Cities 97 Basilica Block Party Battle of the Bands. Postina made it to the final four out of seventy bands; the experience helped reveal their strong chemistry and musical appeal.

Postina is fronted by lead vocalist Joelle Benson whose emotive and captivating vocals showcase the band’s pop influences. Andy Root, Postina’s chief songwriter and guitarist/backing vocalist brings great emotion to Postina’s music with his compelling lyrics, thoughtful songwriting and memorable guitar melodies. Josh Walton’s melodious bass lines and accomplished style give Postina a strong foundation and Dave Donovan plays the drums with an unmistakable finesse and brilliance that brings intensity to the music.

Postina’s live show is entertaining and thought provoking, engaging the audience from start to finish. The members of Postina play with conviction and passion; their musical cohesion is evident in the quality of their music and the experience of their performance.

Postina’s CD release party will be at the Fine Line Music Café on March 5th, 2010 at 8pm. Postina will be performing along with Alison Scott, The Run and Bright Lights & Heroes, 18+ event, $6 for 21+, $9 for 18+.

The Road will be available March 2010 on iTunes, Amazon.com and CD Baby as well at Postina’s live shows.

2009!

Postina says goodbye to 2009, it was a great year! We played 17 shows, solidified the line up with Joelle joining the band in April, made it to the finals of the Bascilica Block Party Battle of the Bands and recorded our debut EP... Thank you for your support, we look forward to 2010 with great anticipation and we wish you all a fantastic new year!

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