Priory Announce Full-length Album Need To Know On April 7th

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Alt-pop group Priory have announced the release of their full-length Warner Bros. Records debut, Need To Know, out April 7th.
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Recently deemed an MTV 2015 ‘Artist To Watch,’ the Portland, OR-based duo will embark on a North American tour with Britpop band Kaiser Chiefs, and make appearances at SXSW, Governor’s Ball and Bonnaroo. Tickets are on sale at
Priory’s Brandon Rush and Kyle Sears met at a flophouse in Portland, sold everything they had (including their own blood), and built a studio in a cement factory to make a record they felt represented everything they were capable of. Their anthemic song ‘Weekend‘ has been making waves on pop and alternative radio, climbing the Top 40 charts, and the band embarked on a nationwide tour last fall, including performances at Live In the Vineyard and Life Is Beautiful fest. They also made their late night television debut on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! Watch them perform ‘Weekend‘ and ‘Big Love.’
Deemed a USA Today ‘On the Verge‘ artist and TIME ‘Artist You Need To Hear,‘ Priory also performed onVH1 Big Morning Buzz Live and FUSE‘s Trending10. ‘Weekend’ was featured on ESPN Sportscenter Gameday throughout the football season, and the band’s music appears in the latest Taco Bell commercial.
Need To Know Tracklisting
1. Call To Arms
2. Put Em Up
3. Weekend
4. Friends and Demons
5. Lost Gold
6. New Thing
7. Paper Tiger
8. Big Love
9. Need To Know
10. Mother Mary
Priory On Tour 
03/18-03/21 @ SXSW

04/20 Victoria BC @ Distrikt*

04/21 Vancouver BC @ Commodore Ballroom*

04/22 Seattle WA @ Showbox at the Market*

04/24 San Francisco CA @ The Regency Ballroom*

04/25 Los Angeles CA @ The Wiltern*

04/26 San Diego CA @ House of Blues*

04/28 Tucson AZ @ Rialto Theatre*

04/30 Austin TX @ Stubb’s: Outdoors*

05/01 Dallas TX @ Trees*

05/02 Houston TX @ Warehouse Live*

05/05 Lawrence KS @ Liberty Hall*

05/06 St. Louis MO @ The Pageant*

05/09 Carrboro NC @ Cat’s Cradle*

05/10 Richmond VA @ The National*

05/12 Baltimore MD @ Rams Head Live*

05/13 New York NY @ Irving Plaza*

05/15 Boston MA @ House of Blues*

05/16 Montreal QC @ Corona Theatre*

05/17 Toronto ON @ The Phoenix*

06/05-06/07 New York, NY @ Governor’s Ball

06/11-06/14 Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo

* with Kaiser Chiefs


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