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December 31th 2008 | MB jumped 13 spots to #20

"Make Believe" reach # 20 on the Canada Rock "Radio&Records" Charts
after 2 weeks. And it is still # 1 in most increased plays.

radioandrecords.com

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December 30th 2008 | # 1 on HTZ FM

"Make Believe" is now # 1 on 97.7HTZ FM TOP [email protected]

Congrats !!


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December 29th 2008 | Make Believe on HTZ FM

"Make Believe" reached # 4 on 97.7HTZ FM TOP [email protected] .

Keep requesting it to make it # 1 !

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December 28th 2008 | Make Believe on the R&R Charts

You all did it... "Make Believe" is # 33 on the Canada Rock "Radio&Records" Charts.

Not only has the first single placed high on the charts but "Make Believe"
has also been awarded the song with the largest increase in plays.

radioandrecords.com

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December 17th 2008 | Make Believe on the charts

One day after its official release, "Make Believe" has already reached
#2 on iTunes Plus Top Rock songs and #59 on iTunes Top songs !!!!

Also, the song is on radio stations charts. In fact, on 97.7HTZ FM it is
#7 on the TOP [email protected] Keep on requesting it everywhere !

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December 16th 2008 | Make Believe on iTunes

Thornley Tiny Pictures' first single "Make Believe" is now
available on iTunes!

Thornley

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December 12th 2008 | Single release date

"Make Believe" has been officially released to radio today, so you can
request it. This track will be available on iTunes on December 16th

Ian was a guest on the Dean Blundell Show at The Edge this morning
they played "Make Believe" and "Underneath The Radar"from their
upcoming album "Tiny Pictures".

The whole interview and the songs were recorded and uploaded on Youtube. Check it out!

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December 6th 2008 | New CD release date

Ian announced at the Horseshoe that their sophomore album
"Tiny Pictures" will be released on February 10th 2009 !!!

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November 28th 2008 | Interview - 94.9 The Rock

In a recent interview at The Rock, Ian stated that it was looking
like December 12th for "Make Believe" to be released to radio.
Be prepared to hear and request it on your favorite station.
94.9 The Rock interview

Here is the studio version of "Make Believe"
The sound isn't perfect but we appreciate.



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November 27th 2008 | 94.9 The RocK interview

Oshawa's 94.9 The Rock reported today that they too will have an
opportunity to ask Ian a few questions tomorrow afternoon. A nice
aperitif leading up to their presentation of Thornley Saturday night at
Johnny B's in Whitby.

You can tune in at 94.9 on your dial or stream at The Rock.fm

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November 27th 2008 | Rock 95 interview

Ian was in Barrie's Rock 95 studio today prior to tonight's show at the
Mansion in Barrie. He not only talked about the new single "Make Believe"
but also gave Rock 95 the track to play on the air on the condition they
didn't tell Mom and Dad. Ian also talked about the upcoming release of
his new album "Tiny Pictures" in early 2009.

Rock 95 Interview

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November 21th 2008 | ThornleyRocks contests

The ThornleyRocks team is pleased to announce that there are currently
2 contests underway for our ThornleyRocks members.

Prizes include several official "Tiny Pictures" and "Come Again" album
promotional posters, and a slew of signed guitar pics from the band.

Also ...

A huge shout out to Johnny B's, Whitby for enabling us to have an
additonal contest with what, fans of superior music will surely consider
the utimate prize;

FREE entry to a Thornley show!!!

Up for grabs are 2 FREE show passes to the Thornley show on Nov.29th
at what is one of the premier venues in the GTA - Johnny B's in Whitby.
Be sure to visit the Thornley Rocks message board for details
on these contests and more ...


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November 21th 2008 | APAM featuring Ian Thornley

Quebec rockers - A Plot Against Me have posted a killer live recording
of their track "Swearengen" with Ian Thornley, from their new album

This "heavy" track is a collaboration of APAM and several other artists
including Ian, who contributes on guitar and vocals. Be sure to check
it out at Aplotagainstme | Myspace and leave them a comment.

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November 13th 2008 | New song and pics

Ian and Cale dropped by Power 104 in Kelowna for a chat
with Tim Allen before the November 3rd show

They played their new single "Make Believe" and a track that has
never been played on Canadian radio before "Underneath The Radar"
from their upcoming album called "Tiny Pictures".

Check out the pics at Power 104.com

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November 5th 2008 | Interview cancelled

Because of Lenny Kravitz's show cancellation in B-C. tonight
the interview with the Fox radio station was also cancelled.

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November 5th 2008 | Lenny cancels his Canadian Tour

We are very disappointed to hear that Lenny Kravitz has cancelled
two B.C. dates:
November 5 - GM Place, Vancouver
November 6 - SOF Memorial Centre, Victoria

Tickets purchased with a credit card will automatically be refunded. Other ticket holders will receive a refund at their point of purchase.

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November 4th 2008 | Interview with The Fox tomorrow

Thornley is expected to drop by 99.3 The Fox in Vancouver at
6:00pm on Wednesday November 5th. Keep in mind the different
time zone if you are going to tune in.

Photobucket

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November 4th 2008 | The Bear interview

Ian and Cale stopped by The Bear Edmonton for an interview
before their performance at the Annual Halloween Howler

Check out the interview

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November 1st 2008 | New single title announced

It was reported that the new single will be called "Make Believe"
which was played live for the first time at The Howler show.

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October 30th 2008 | Interview with Ian and Cale

This interview was done yesterday in Winnipeg by Power 97
They were chatting about the upcoming album... which, according
to Ian, will be released on January and called "Tiny Pictures".

Power 97

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October 22th 2008 | Thornley to tour with Kravitz

Thornley is set to hit the road with Lenny Kravitz starting October 29th
in Winnipeg, MB . After a run through the western provinces with Lenny
Thornley will be capping off this run of shows by headling for some more in Ontario

Visit our TOUR page for more info.

Wed 10/29/08 Winnipeg, MB / MTS Centre/with Lenny Kravitz
Thu 10/30/08 Regina, SK / Brandt Centre /with Lenny Kravitz
Fri 10/31/08 Edmonton, AB / Shaw Conference Centre
Sat 11/01/08 Calgary, AB / Pengrowth Saddledome/with Lenny Kravitz
Mon 11/03/08 Kelowna, BC / Prospera Place/with Lenny Kravitz
Wed 11/05/08 Vancouver, BC / GM Place /with Lenny Kravitz
Thu 11/06/08 Victoria, BC / SOF Memorial Centre/with Lenny Kravitz
Thu 11/13/08 Toronto, ON / Tattoo Rock Parlour
Thu 11/27/08 Barrie, ON / The Mansion
Fri 11/28/08 Windsor, ON / The Blind Dog
Sat 11/29/08 Whitby, ON / Johnny B's
Thu 12/04/08 London, ON / Norma Jean's
Fri 12/05/08 Toronto, ON / The Legendary Horseshoe
Sat 12/06/08 Toronto, On / The Legendary Horseshoe

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September 24th 2008 | Halloween Howler in Edmonton

The show sold out in only 4 minutes !
Listen to The Bear to win your way in.



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September 22th 2008 | Halloween Howler in Edmonton

October 31st. Thornley will play at the 16th Annual Halloween
Howler at the Shaw Conference Center in Edmonton, AB.
With : Papa Roach, BCDC and special guest host WWE's Stacy Keibler

Tickets are $49.50, on-sale for Greedy Bastards Club members only
this Wednesday. Public on-sale starts Friday September 26th

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September 4th 2008 | Golf Rocks Rock-n-roll Cabaret

Once again Ian Thornley supports a great cause, Spread The Net
a cooperative effort to stave off the biggest killer of children in Africa:
Malaria. This charitable event is being held Sunday September 7th and is
running in conjunction with the Toronto Film Festival. Proceeds from Golf
Rocks will go to support Malaria No More, Spread the Net and Malaria
No More Canada.

Tickets are $1000 a piece and this event is SOLD OUT.
Spread The Net / e-mail [email protected]

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August 8th 2008 | 604 interview with Thornley

Got a Question for Thornley ?

Always wanted to ask Thornley a question ? Well now's your chance !
We're putting together some material for a new interview and we want
your questions !

Maybe there's something you've been dying to ask or maybe you've got
something to ask about the new album, whatever it is.

Email your questions and your name to [email protected]
** BY SATURDAY, AUGUST 9th ** and stay tuned to the 604 Records
website
to see if Ian Thornley has an answer for your question !


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July 26th 2008 | New show in Toronto

Thornley will play at the Steam Whistle Roundhouse.
255 Bremner Blvd. Toronto, on July 31st, 8pm to 1am

Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door

steamwhistle.ca
beerfestival.ca

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July 8th 2008 | 99.3 Cfox Seeds 2008

Thornley will play at Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver, BC
On August 9th, must be 19 years ID required.

Tickets are 9.93$ at Ticketmaster or call 604.280.4444.

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June 28th 2008 | Bowmanville, ON

On July 19th Thornley will play at the BMW Motorrad Summerfest
in the Mosport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario

Tickets are 30$, children 12 and under are free

BMW Summerfest's

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May 30th 2008 | Ian has signed with SRO

As reported earlier Ian has signed with SRO/ANTHEM management
SRO have updated their website to reflect just that.

SRO | Management

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May 23th 2008 | Thornley in Chatham-Kent

August 16th at the Chatham-Kent airport in Chatham-Kent, ON.
With Finger Eleven, Rides Again, The Trews and Sloan.
Tickets are $38.50 before June 14th. Afterwards the cost is $50

Rockstock


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May 7th 2008 | New show in Ottawa

July 12th 2008 at Mooney's Bay Beach in Ottawa, ON
For the HOPE Volleyball SummerFest, with 54.40 and Loudlove

Tickets are $15 at Capital Tickets or call 613.599.3267

HOPE raises money for plenty of charities such as : Canadian Diabetes
Association Kidney Foundation, Ottawa-Carleton Association
for Persons with Developmental Disabilities, Ottawa Deaf Centre
The Ottawa Food Bank & the Royal Ottawa Foundation
for Mental Health.

hopehelps.com


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May 6th 2008 | Blink Of An Eye

Ian has added another rare song to his myspace player
"Big Wreck - Blink Of An Eye" ... is an obscure recording from
Ian's early days as the frontman for BIG WRECK.

Ian Thornley | Myspace

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May 5th 2008 | Two new shows

Two new shows have been announced:

May 8th at the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto, Ontario
Ken Tizzard & Patrick Benti from Haard will be playing with the band
since Tavis and Cale are currently touring with the band Art Of Dying.
Tickets only $ 4,00. // 19 +

May 9th 2008 at The Palace in Halifax, Nova-Scotia
Doors open at 9:00pm // The band will hit the stage at 11:30pm
This concert is FREE // 19+
Q104 link

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April 27th 2008 | Provide

Check out Ian Thornley| Myspace

The new song called "Provide"

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April 25th 2008 | New song on Myspace

There's a new song on Ian Thornley | Myspace
called "All I Need"

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March 6th 2008 | Thornley on Imeem

Visit Thornley | Imeem

Listen to their songs in their entirety and watch their cool pictures!

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February 9th 2008 | Super Bowl Party pics

Check out our PHOTOS page to see pics from the Super Bowl Party
on Feb 3rd. Thanks to everyone who shared their pics

Also, check out Party In Kingston website to see videos
from this event.

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January 25th 2008 | Super Bowl Party

K-Rock 105.7 and Coors Light present Thornley at
The SUPER “BEER” PARTY, Stages Night Club, Kingston, ON.

No Cover / First Come First Served. 5pm
Stay tuned to K-Rock to win 2 seats in the VIP



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January 7th 2008 | A sweet New Years' gift

3 News Songs!

Just To Know I Can
Fred cover
Let The Good Times

Ian Thornley | Myspace