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GLORIANA TO KICK OFF LONG HOT SUMMER TOUR 2010 JUNE 24TH

GLORIANA TO KICK OFF LONG HOT SUMMER TOUR 2010 JUNE 24TH

Nashville, TN – 2010 Teen Choice Award nominees Gloriana are set to kick off their Long Hot Summer Tour 2010 June 24th in Grand Junction, CO at Country Jam USA. Always eager to engage their fans, Gloriana held a contest and a live chat where fans got the chance to name their tour, the 40-date Long Hot Summer Tour 2010 will make stops at major Fairs and Festivals across the country as well as headlining performances including at the Iowa Speedway on July 11th and at the University of Wisconsin on September 1st. Gloriana recently wrapped up their opening slot on Taylor Swift’s FEARLESS Tour.

“We are really looking forward to this tour - with longer sets and performances in new cities across the country – it’s a great opportunity to get out there some more and meet the country music fans who have already shown us so much support,” said Mike Gossin. “This is definitely going to be a Summer to remember and we cannot wait,” added Rachel Reinert.

Gloriana recently won two fan-voted Awards with the Academy of Country Music Award for Top New Vocal Group of the Year and the American Music Award for Breakthrough Artist of the Year. Gloriana is now nominated for a 2010 Teen Choice Award for Choice Music: Country Group. Fans can vote for Gloriana at http://www.teenchoiceawards.com . The 12th edition of the Teen Choice Awards will take place at The Gibson Amphitheatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, August 8th and will air on FOX the very next day on Monday, August 9th at 8pm EST (check your local listings). The Teen Choice Awards honors the year's biggest achievements in music , movies , sports , television , fashion and more, as voted on by teens aged 13–19. The winners are awarded with authentic mini size surfboards designed with a fresh summertime theme every year.

Long Hot Summer Tour 2010 Dates:

June 24th Grand Junction, CO Country Jam USA

June 25th Green River, WY Flaming Gorge Days

June 26th North Platte, NE Nebraskaland Days

June 27th Manhattan, KS Country Stampede

July 2nd Aberdeen, SD Fossum Field

July 3rd Dickinson, ND Rough Rider Days

July 4th Greeley, CO Greeley Stampede

July 8th Cavendish, PE Cavendish Beach Festival

July 10th Rhinelander, WI Hodag Country Festival

July 11th Newton, IA Iowa Speedway *

July 15th St. Charles, MO Ameristar Casino *

July 16th Atchison, KS Amelia Earhart Festival

July 17th Hampton, IA Franklin County Fair

July 21st Dublin, VA New River Valley Fair

July 22nd Bucyrus, OH Crawford County Fair

July 23rd Louisville, KY Churchill Downs

July 24th Twin Lakes, WI Country Thunder

July 28th Philadelphia, MS Neshoba County Fair

July 31st Council Bluffs, IA West Fair Amphitheater

August 1st Springfield, MO Ozark Empire Fair

August 4th Bismarck, MD Bismarck Civic Center Arena w/Keith Urban

August 5th Detroit Lakes, MN WE Fest

August 6th Prairie Du Chien, WI Country on the River

August 7th Bay City, MI Veterans Memorial Park

August 10th Pittsfield, PA Warren County Fair

August 11th Point Pleasant, WV Mason County Fair

August 14th Hemingford, NE Box Butte Fair

August 15th Bloomfield, NE Knox County Fair

August 17th Escanaba, MI Upper Peninsula State Fair Grounds

August 18th De Pere, WI Brown County Fairgrounds

August 21st Oklahoma City, OK Frontier City’s Starlight Amphitheatre

August 27th Clarksburg, WV Clarksburg Amphitheatre

August 28th Rhineback, NY Dutchess County Fair

August 29th Woodstock, VA Shendandoah County Fair

September 1st Platteville, WI University of Wisconsin *

September 3rd Elkhorn, WI Walworth County Fair

September 4th Mt. Pleasant, IA Midwest Old Threshers

September 5th Marshfield, WI Wisconsin State Fair

September 10th Concord, NC Cabarrus County Fair

September 11th Berea, OH Hebron Harvest Festival

* - headlining show

For more information on Gloriana and to sign up for a chance to meet the band on the Long Hot Summer Tour 2010 please visit: www.gloriana.com

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