“ It was the kind of sweaty, kick-in-the-teeth, live rock show the band is known for. It was the same show the band will perform nine times in cities with exotic names such as Kagurazaka, Yotsuya and Inage. It was the kind of show that is bringing them to Japan in the first place. ”

“I sincerely hope they get their grab because they’re ready and totally able to keep up the pace. A definite band to watch out for in 2009!!!”

“The Fifth vocalist Roy Cathey nominated for a Carolina Music Award in the rock male category.”

“910street interviews The Fifth”

“ Millions of television viewers have heard the group's song "Even To This Day" on a recent "Grey's Anatomy" commercial, as well as two separate Dodge Ram commercials in which the band was featured. Add in a Monster Energy band partnership and opening slots for the likes of Nickelback, Hinder, Staind, Poison's CC DeVille, Crossfade, Breaking Benjamin, Three Days Grace, Sevendust, Puddle of Mudd, Filter, Saliva, Hoobastank, Rev Theory and many more, and The Fifth is well on its way to being a household name. Read more: http://blogs.myspace.com/thefifthnc#ixzz0wiE3ngi3 ”

“Q: Do you have any funny stories from being on the road with The Fifth? A: "Well they all seem to involve Jagermeister and me being naked." -icky jim”

“Though a mixture of business savvy, strong friendships, talent and pure luck the band has managed to earn a sponsorship from Monster energy drink, have their music used in a “Grey’s Anatomy” commercial, toured Japan and have their song “the Gift” rank in the top 10 on Rock 103 in Columbus, Ga., a feat almost unheard of for an unsigned band.”

“North Carolina rock band The Fifth has signed with EMG/Universal and will release their debut album Confessions of Man on July 28, 2009.”

"My last beer was at 3am. Its 14 1/2 hours later and I still don't feel like looking at one. You guys did a good job on me!" DJ Chaos/Rock 103 Columbus, GA....... Hear the full interview here: http://rock103online.com/cc-common/mediaplayer/player.html?redir=yes&mps=wvrk-041707.php&mid=http://a1135.g.akamai.net/f/1135/30363/1h/cchannel.download.akamai.com/30363/2070/richmedia/FIFTH_Icky_Jim_on_the_road_10-9-09.mp3?CCOMRRMID=34207276&CPROG=RICHMEDIA&MARKET=COLUMBUS-GA&NG_FORMAT=rock&NG_ID=wvrk102fm&OR_NEWSFORMAT=&OWNER=2070&SERVER_NAME=www.rock103online.com&SITE_ID=2070&STATION_ID=WVRK-FM&TRACK=fifth_audio

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