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December 18th 2012 | Big Wreck App

Download the Official Big Wreck App for iPhone
Android and Blackberry on VOLU.ME


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December 15th 2012 | Loudwire interview

Check out Ian Thornley's interview with Loudwire
"Big Wreck’s Ian Thornley Discusses Band’s Revival
‘Albatross’ Album + Velvet Revolver Audition"

Loudwire

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December 10th 2012 | Edmonton Show

Theory of a Deadman and Big Wreck are moving the DATE
and VENUE of their Edmonton show.

They will perform Friday, Dec 14 at the Shaw Conference Centre
Sunday, Dec 16 at Edmonton Event Centre

Previously purchased tickets will be honoured at the new venue.
Refunds are available at point of purchase until Sunday at 5 p.m.

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December 4th 2012 | Guitar World Interview

Vocalist/Guitarist Ian Thornley Discusses Auditioning
for Velvet Revolver and Reuniting with Big Wreck

"But for me, it's all about singing songs with a guitar.
I've just always been that guy."


GuitarWorld.com



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November 16th 2012 | FM96 contest

Submit your favorite amateur concert picture and you could win:

1 free Panasonic Digital Camera FZ200
1 Pair of tickets to see Big Wreck and Theory Of A Deadman
A Press Pass to take pics of the concert at Centennial Hall

FM96 concert photographer contest

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November 16th 2012 | Big Wreck Prize Package

Listen to your local radio station to find out how you
can win a Nobis/ Big Wreck prize package!!

Also " ... with the purchase of any Nobis product
you will recieve a dropcard to download a free unreleased
live version of 'All Is Fair' ..."




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November 8th 2012 | Free mp3 download

Get an MP3 download of “Albatross” on Big Wreck's website

bigwreckmusic.com

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October 31th 2012 | Ian Thornley interview

Ian Thornley drops by the Five Hour Energy Studio
to talk about his music and Big Wreck. (38:50)

Listen / Download Humble and Fred Radio.com

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October 10th 2012 | Third Single

Check out Big Wreck's new single "A Million Days" on 100.3 The Q

Request "A Million Days"

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September 28th 2012 | Casby Music Awards

Congrats to Ian and the Big Wreck boys on their well-deserved
Casby Awards for Favourite New Single and Favourite New Album!

2012 Edge Casby Music Awards

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September 26th 2012 | Ernie Ball Cobalt clinic

"Ian Thornley Joins Cosmo Music!
Ian is regarded as one of Canada’s finest guitar players
and this is not a guitar clinic to be missed! "


Get a FREE ticket in the Atrium at Cosmo Music
Seating is limited and only for ticket holders.



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September 21th 2012 | Ernie Ball Cobalt clinic

L.A. Music are pleased to announce the Ernie Ball Cobalt
clinic tour with Ian Thornley on Tuesday October 16

"Don’t miss seeing Ian Thornley in action and hearing
his impressions of the new Ernie Ball Music Man Cobalt strings
as well as answering any questions you may have"




SPACE IS LIMITED - reserve your seats today



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September 20th 2012 | VIP Ticket Package

VIP Packages for the Big Wreck/Theory of a Deadman tour
are now available on Big Wreck website
VIP Ticket Package includes:
- One (1) General Admission Floor Ticket w/ VIP Early Entry
- Admission to a pre-show interactive Meet & Greet with Big Wreck
- A photo opportunity with Big Wreck
- One (1) commemorative VIP tour laminate
- One (1) 2012 Tour Poster



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September 17th 2012 | New tour announcement

After a slew of sold-out Canadian shows earlier this year
Vancouver’s Theory of a Deadman and Toronto’s Big Wreck
have come together to announce an extensive cross-Canada
co-headlining tour to cap off 2012 starting in Halifax on November
16 2012 and wrapping up in Vancouver on December 18, 2012.

Our Hometown.ca

Check out our TOUR page for more details.

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September 13th 2012 | Casby Awards pre-party

Enter for a chance to win TEN (10) VIP tickets to the CASBY's
and attend the pre-CASBY Party with Big Wreck.
You and 9 friends could be partying hard and eating tasty BBQ...



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August 25th 2012 | BATTLEFORDS BRIDGEFEST

Unfortunately, due to the weather, Battlefords Bridgefest
at the Battleford Flats has been CANCELLED.

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August 23th 2012 | Albatross "US" release date

Good news for the American fans, Big Wreck "Albatross"
will be released in the United States on October 30th, 2012
February 19, 2013
ROUNDER.COM



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August 13th 2012 | DigiTech/HardWire

Big Wreck is extremely honored to be the newest addition
to the DigiTech/HardWire family!

"We have used their pedals on a number of songs off of
'Albatross' and we use a ton of them on the road, too!"

~ Big Wreck




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August 9th 2012 | Ford Racing Festival on Crescent

Big Wreck presented by CHOM 97 7
on the Ford Fusion Stage in Montreal for the
Ford Racing Festival on Crescent


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August 7th 2012 | The 2012 CASBY AWARDS

Big Wreck will performs at The CASBY AWARDS
and is nominated in two categories:

Favourite New Album for Albatross
Favourite New Single for Albatross

VOTE for BIG WRECK and WIN



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July 25th 2012 | SOCAN #1 Award

Congrats to SOCAN member Ian Thornley for reaching
the top of the charts with the hit single #Albatross



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July 5st 2012 | Pigtronix

Check out Ian amazing performance on Pigtronix.com


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July 1st 2012 | Big Wreck - The Resurrection

Check out Loudguitars.com for awesome interview,
videos, gear & more with Ian Thornley of Big Wreck



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June 26th 2012 | Uranium Heritage Days Cancelled

The City of Elliot Lake has cancelled the Uranium Heritage Days.
Council made the decision to cancel the four day event last night
in light of the emergency situation after the roof collapse
at the Algo Centre Mall. The entire event has been cancelled, including URANIUM HERITAGE DAYS STREET DANCE

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May 31th 2012 | Big Wreck in studio with Tootall

Montreal CHOM interview with Ian Thornley and Brian Doherty

CHOM 97.7

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May 30th 2012 | Shades Of Blue

Check out Shades Of Blue - Terence Babych ft Ian Thornley
Ian is playing guitar on this track and sings some backing vocals.
Terence is the winner of Whisky Rocks Competition 2011

Shades Of Blue

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May 16th 2012 | Rocksmith contest

Rocksmith Canada are giving 2 fans (with 1 guest each)
the chance to meet Big Wreck before the show and take
home a free Rocksmith game

Simply follow @ubisoftcanada and post a tweet including
the name of a DLC pack that Rocksmith just released
and the hashtag #ubisoftcanada!

They will announce the winners on Thursday at 12pm EST
on Twitter via @UbisoftCanada

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May 14th 2012 | DALLAS TNT RELEASES NEW PROMO

Listen to the new Dallas teaser sountrack including
Ian Thornley "All Fall Down" (1:37)



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April 30th 2012 | New Big Wreck forum

In celebration of the new Big Wreck album we have created
a new Big Wreck fan message board and are inviting you to join us.
A great source for all your Big Wreck news info and show
announcements (confirmed or otherwise).
Come join in the fun ... hope to see you there !!

BIG WRECK ROCKS

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April 30th 2012 | New Big Wreck merch

Big Wreck Ladies Feather T-Shirt




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April 24th 2012 | Concert privé Radio X

Listen to Rock 100.9 or CHOI 98.1 to win your way in to see
Big Wreck in private concert in Quebec city
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Big Wreck en concert privé au Dagobert à Québec.
Une seule façon d'y assister; écoute Rock 100.9 ou CHOI 98.1



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April 24th 2012 | Interview with Ian Thornley

Ian Thornley was at The Dean Blundell Show this morning.
Check it out - 1:16:30

Soundcloud

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April 23th 2012 | Interviews with Ian Thornley

Big Wreck performing live & acoustic also an interview
Q with Jian Ghomeshi | CBC Radio

Watch Ian discusses the band's reunion, new album and tour...
CP24 Breakfast

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April 4th 2012 | Win The Big Wreck Experience

Win The Big Wreck Experience with Traynor Amps
Head into your local Long & McQuade to enter into
a draw to win two tickets and VIP passes to the show!
Also check out "Ian Thornley In-Store" in Vancouver
Edmonton and London!


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March 30th 2012 | Big Wreck meet and greet

On Thursday April 5th, meet Ian Thornley and David McMillan
in person at The Arts Music Store. Ian and Dave will be
hanging out, signing autographs and taking pictures!

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March 30th 2012 | Big Wreck - "Wolves" - official video




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March 26th 2012 | Wolves

Check out the new exclusive Big Wreck video for ‘Wolves’

inmusic.ca

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March 14th 2012 | Music videos

All Big Wreck's official music videos are now
available on iTunes!
Get them now!

Preview and Download Big Wreck

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March 12th 2012 | NEW "Albatross Lyrics"

Albatross lyrics are up on the "Big Wreck's Lyrics" page

A Special Thanks to Buk for the lyrics!

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March 6th 2012 | Albatross

Big Wreck's new album 'Albatross' is out TODAY!



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March 6th 2012 | Nice interviews

"Rockers Big Wreck: back and kicking butt (interview)!
inMusic.ca

"Q&A: Ian Thornley and his relationship with the blues"
radio 3.CBC

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March 6th 2012 | New website

Check out the brand new website: Big Wreck.com

and Big Wreck official store

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March 5th 2012 | Big Wreck's back

"HONEY, IT'S SLASH ON THE PHONE"

Nice article by Jane Stevenson, QMI agency, Toronto Sun



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March 2nd 2012 | Big Wreck - "Control" - official video



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February 25th 2012 | Albatross trailer



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February 24th 2012 | New Big Wreck Song & Video

This is a new song from the new Albatross album, out on March 6th.
"CONTROL" another amazing BIG WRECK song,
is up for one week on CHOM 97.7 and on 97.7 HTZ-FM

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February 24th 2012 | Preview Albatross

Pre-order and PREVIEW Albatross on Amazon.com!



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February 24th 2012 | Albatross on American iTunes

Great news!
You can now buy Big Wreck's Albatross (single)
and pre-order Albatross (album) on iTunes USA

Preview and Download Big Wreck

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February 22nd 2012 | Big Wreck's Albatross...

is #1 on BDS ROCK chart, so well deserved!
Congrats to Big Wreck!



BDS Radio Charts

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February 12th 2012 | Albatross video

Buy "Big Wreck - Albatross" videoclip on iTunes



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January 30th 2012 | Toronto's Official Super Bowl XLVI Party

Big Wreck will play at The Sound Academy on February 5th
Check out Toronto's Official Super Bowl XLVI Party page on
facebook and our Tour page for more details.


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January 24th 2012 | Interview at 94.9 The Rock

The interview 94.9 The Rock did this morning with Ian is now online.

94.9 The Rock

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January 23th 2012 | Ian Thornley/Big Wreck interview

Check out the interview with Ian Thornley about the new Big Wreck
record 'Albatross' at 98.9 THE DRIVE

98.9 THE DRIVE

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January 22th 2012 | Albatross cover art





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January 18th 2012 | Albatross Music Video

Check out the official video for "Albatross", the first single of the upcoming album of the same name!

Albatross video was shot at Catherine North during the week
between Christmas and New Year’s.



INMUSIC.CA
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January 9th 2012 | Pre order Albatross NOW

Big Wreck new album "Albatross" will be released on March 6th
Album tracks listing:
1. "Head Together"
2. "A Million Days"
3. "Wolves"
4. "Albatross"
5. "Glass Room"
6. "All Is Fair"
7. "Control"
8. "Rest Of The World"
9. "You Caught My Eye"
10. "Do What You Will"
11. "Time"

Pre order "Albatross" now on   Amazon.ca