All those who voted forHandshakes and Highfives
to winRock and Rumble back in November
are about to be totally happy. The poppy screamo band from Granbury just signed with Hollywood-basedNightmare Records
. The label is owned by Nick Moore fromBefore Their Eyes
and Joey Simmrin ofOne Moment Management
. No details just yet as to when Handshakes and Highfives will be recording a new album for the label, but now their EP has national distribution including being available in all Hot Topic stores. The band say it should have a Hot Topic exclusive t-shirt coming shortly, too.
If you're itching to congratulate the band members, they'll be playing 8 p.m. tonight at Plano's Rocksteady with Scene and Siren and Hi Im Polaroid. Tickets cost $10. -- Chelsea Ide
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