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Christ On A Bike - Archive News 2006

December 24th 2006 -  Chart News! Christ On A Bike are No.1 at Funender.com !!!!!!! - Another Xmas Treat!!!!!

A fairly new music hosting site but nonetheless packed with thousands of songs and Christ On A Bike hits' the daily charts there up and running at No. 1 spot!!! "Watching The Stars" has made No. 1 on the Vocal House chart, whilst "The Sun And The Moon" is at No.11 in the Electro chart and "Everytime" is at No. 20 having jumped 170 places!!!!! Go to www.funender.com and search on the daily charts to find the Vocal House, Electro and Trance charts.

December 23rd 2006 - Broadjam Top Ten Chart News! - A Xmas Treat!!!!!

One of the old singles from "A Geminus Vita" , "Everytime" has made it back into the top ten at No. 9 this week on the Electronic Trance genre at www.broadjam.com.

December 3rd 2006 - Christ On A Bike appear on The Loco Show (www.newartistradio.net)

The latest radio show from DJ Dark has the band appearing third on the show (roughly 10 minutes in) with "I Wanna Get Muted"  (taken from the "I Can't Hear You Calling" single) so if you would like to listen to this track follow the click along to the click below :-

http://newartistradio.net/TheLocoShow.htm

We have about four or five songs still with our old friend DJ Dark so keep listening out by adding the link to your favourites.

November 27th 2006 - "Watching The Stars" on Soundclick Electronica- Electronica section chart

The future new single "Christ On A Bike vs Cassandra Allen remixes" will have  "Watching The Stars" loaded at Soundclick so that the track can be played or bought as a single download for $0.75 cents. At the moment the song is hovering in the Top 100 but with plenty of plays we hope it will rise into the Top 50 soon. To play it or even buy the track go to www.soundclick.com

November 27th 2006 - Christ On A Bike vs Cassandra Allen Remixes single issued

A new single "Christ On A Bike vs Cassandra Allen remixes" is released on Nov. 27th 06 as a full 12 track single CD. The CD features five new remixes by US DJ/Producer Cassandra Allen of "The Sun And The Moon" alongside five new remixes by the band of "Watching The Stars" together with the shorter versions of the LP tracks. The single is available only here from our Shopping Page and is priced at a modest 3.99 as the CD is contained in a full maxi-CD case as opposed to our usual wallets. Go to our Shopping Page to purchase the full CD Shopping Page, (just click)

November 4th 2006 - two new tracks added for listening and FREE download!!!!!!!

Chris has been working on tons of songs which did not fit the "A Geminus Vita" LP and are destined now to be released as two separate LPs which have now evolved with a life of their own into "Child's Play" and "Adult Games". To give the band followers an insight into this new material the band have added to two new songs for FREE download on the DOWNLOAD PAGE. First is a song written with the horror film series "Saw" in mind, it's called "Deep Saw". then from the first of these LPs to be released next year is a track called "Sleepy Time", an ode to how easy babies can sleep but we have difficulties sometimes!

Click on the link to go listen or download.       DOWNLOADS PAGE

October 26th 2006 - LP track "Friends" at No. 12 at Soundclick.com!

A track from the latest LP "A Geminus Vita" called "Friends" is now No.12 on the Soundclick - Beats and Instrumentals: Electronica chart. You can not only play and listen to the songs there but it has been loaded for FREE DOWNLOAD!

That's right you can download this track for FREE!! Follow the link by clicking on: - DOWNLOADS page Don't forget to play it too before you download!

October 9th 2006 - the new LP "A Geminus Vita" is released today!

The fourth album by the band gets its official release today. Plus, the band have also added a "special edition" of the LP with 4 additional tracks which were recorded only recently. Both versions of the album can be purchased from our Shopping Page, to read more about the album go to LPs section and choose the A Geminus Vita page button or just click on the title.

September 12th 2006 -  Cassandra Allen's "Give Me Some Love" was played on New Artist Radio's "The Loco Show" today.

Our "Freaky Mix" of Cassandra Allen's "Give Me Some Love" was played at the end of 12.9.06 edition of The Loco Show on New Artist Radio. To hear this remix by the band, which is actually listed as Christ On A Bike, use the following link. The band's remix is the next to last song played at around 55 minutes into the broadcast. DJ dark credits the song as "Cassandra Allen from Christ On A Bike"! So we have told Cassandra that she is now our new band member!

http://www.newartistradio.net/TheLocoShow.htm

September 11th 2006 - "I Can't Hear You Calling" single is reviewed in Italian by The Baron!

A review by Italian journalist, Claudio Baroni of our current single  "I Can't Hear You Calling"  has been added to the Reviews page. Be aware that we have translated this from Italian to English once more and believe us when we say the phrase "lost in translation" truly applies here! See if you can make out what the hell he is on about, yet again!? But we love him nonetheless especially as now he is comparing us to The Human League and Heaven 17!!!! Click here to read the review - Reviews Page

September 10th 2006 - "I Can't Hear You Calling" single reaches No. 18 in Soundclick Alternative Power Pop chart (out of 10,250 songs)

 "I Can't Hear You Calling"  released August 28th as a downloadable track at www.soundclick.com has now reached #18 on the Alt Power Pop Chart (under Alternative). If you want to check the track out, it's absolutely free to play or join, but to vote this song a "HOT" track you must sign up. But even that is free too! Go on, go listen now and vote the band into the Top 100! To download the song use the links shown on the left, it really is only 0.75 cents (that's 0.45p or 0.65 cents (euro)).

September 7th 2006 One of Cassandra Allen's remixes of "The Sun And The Moon" was the first song on New Artist Radio's "Top 40 Show" today.

 Cassandra Allen's "Alzheimer's Remix" of "The Sun And The Moon"  was featured first on the Top 40 Show by our old friend DJ Dark. To listen to the song click on the following link (The Top 40 Show) and play the podcast there. We feature after around five minutes as the first song played!

The Top 40 Show

August 23rd 2006 - Boomerang TV choose COAB tracks for TV sports programmes!!

Boomerang TV a PR company for Channel 4 and other TV stations have chosen two Christ On A Bike songs from the last LP to be used as backing tracks to their TV programmes "FreesportsOn4", "Freeride" and "360boardin". The songs chosen were "The Sun Is Shining Bright" and "Open Your Mind" from the "The Beat Conductor" LP. "FreesportsOn4" is usually shown on Saturday or Sunday mornings on Channel 4 here in the UK whilst the other shows are believed to be satellite shows on extreme sports channels.

August 21st 2006 - Broadjam Top Ten Chart News!

Two singles have made separate Top Ten chart places at www.broadjam.com.  "I Can't Hear You Calling"   made the Euro Pop top ten chart under the Pop genre whilst "Everytime" made the top ten this week in the Electronic Trance genre.

August 8th 2006 - new 6 track CD single "I Can't Hear You Calling" is to be released August 29th 06 and will be on sale from Shopping Page very soon.

The third single to be taken from the new LP will be "I Can't Hear You Calling"  which is to be released on 29tth August 06. This single features a new radio mix and full original version of the song as the main tracks ( 1 & 4). The LP version will be totally different from the single so this is a definite purchase for all COAB fans!. Other tracks include "I Wanna Be Muted" which is a brand new track recorded in May 06, whilst "Mr. Numan Directs" is the third track which plays homage to Gary Numan with some nifty 80's synths! The six tracks are completed by an old risque song in "Touching Cloth" (Viz adult-comic fans will know what that means!) The last song is a play on an older song "Nekkid" which was released as a single with "Open Your Mind", called "I've Been Imagining (Nekkid)". The main track can be purchased as a download at Broadjam $0.99c download (0.59p or 0.69c) whilst it is also carried by Soundclick $0.75c and  Msoundz 0.79p . These will be added fairly soon.

Click on link here to go to the I Can't Hear You Calling Page  for the full details of new single!

July 24th 2006 - "Everytime" single is reviewed in Italian by The Baron!

A review by Italian journalist, Claudio Baroni of our current single  "Everytime" has been added to the Reviews page. Be aware that we have translated this from Italian to English once more and believe us when we say the phrase "lost in translation" truly applies here! See if you can make out what the hell is on about, yet again!? But we love him nonetheless especially as now he is comparing us to The Shamen!!!! Click here to read the review - Reviews Page

July 18th 2006 - "Everytime" single reaches No. 19 in Soundclick chart (out of 10,250 songs)

"Everytime"  released June 30th as a downloadable track at www.soundclick.com has now reached #19 on the Dance Chart (under Electronica). If you want to check the track out, it's absolutely free to play or join, but to vote this song a "HOT" track you must sign up. But even that is free too! Go on go listen now and vote the band into the Top 100! To download the song use the links shown on the left, it really is only 0.75 cents (that's 0.45p or 0.65 cents (euro)).

June 25th 2006 - Everytime 6 track CD single released June 30th 06 on sale from Shopping Page

The second single to be taken from the new LP will be "Everytime"  which is to be released on 30th June 06. This single features a new radio mix of the song as the main track, the LP version is also featured. Other tracks include "Emotions And Dreams" which has already been premiered in its short format at Msoundz whilst a brand new track "Lost In Soho" is the third track and has never been published before having only been completed in June. The six tracks are completed by a Chris vocal on "Voodoo" (Shaker Mix) and a Holly penned track "The 10th Planet". The main track can be purchased as a download at  Broadjam $0.99c download (0.59p or 0.69c) whilst it is also carried by Soundclick $0.75c and  Msoundz 0.79p .

Click on link here to go to the Everytime Page  for the full details of new single!

  June 4th 2006 Christ On A Bike complete six remixes for American DJ/producer Cassandra Allen (UPDATED 5th July)
The band delivered their first set of remixes for another artist last week. Six different remixes of the song " Give Me Some Love" were completed for DJ/producer Cassandra Allen. Cassandra has stated that one of the remixes she wants to issue publicly for sale on her own and other websites, although she is extremely happy with all six remixes.

UPDATE: You can now hear the Euro Dub version at the following site http://www.callendesign.com/follow the Sole Endeavour link and then click on the big wheel to enter here Core of Self alter ego. The track is playable there or you can find it at www.broadjam.com if you search Cassandra Allen.

In return, Christ On A Bike are to receive six (possible) remixes of their song "The Sun And The Moon", which will feature as their 4th single from their new LP "A Geminus Vita" due out in September 2006. The main track plus "Watching The Stars" will make up a double A-side single together with Cassandra Allen remix or two.

The band are now concentrating on the artwork for future releases but have not ruled out additional tracks being added to a limited edition version of the new LP with 4 bonus songs.

May 26th 2006 - Christ On A Bike featured in the spotlight part of The Loco Show (25.5.06) on New Artist Radio again

The band were the featured new artists this week (25.5.06) "in the spotlight" section of the Loco Show on New Artist Radio. DJ Dark who is rapidly becoming our favourite all time DJ played a little tribute saying we were a "local favourite on the Loco Show" and then read out the band's early history before playing "Pushing Pushing". To listen to this part of the show and hear about the band's history (taken from this website) play the link to the Spotlight - The Loco Show Spotlight -The Loco Show which DJ Dark kindly sent to us and we have reproduced for you here on our site. However, the band also had "The Beat Conductor" played at the end of the show (54 minutes in) as well, so you can hear that by going to the Loco Show link which is attached here: - http://www.newartistradio.net/TheLocoShow.htm . Don't forget, if you just want to hear the spotlight part then click above.

DJ Dark from New Artist Radio   

 

May 21st 2006 - New News Page added plus full demo version of "Solder, Soldier" added for FREE download!!

A new News Page is added here - well blimey we are already on it!!!!! Better news is that a full demo version of "Soldier, Soldier" is available for FREE!!!!.Yes you can download this new UNRELEASED track from our Downloads Page right now!

May 20th 2006 - Christ On A Bike on New Artist Radio again!!

Christ On A Bike appeared on 'The Loco Show' on New Artist Radio once more this week (17.5.06). DJ Dark who hosts the show mentions the band as a favourite of his and played the song "Meet Me On The Dark Side Of The Hood", which featured on last year's single "Keep Walking" (also played on the show recently). The band have now had five songs played on the show whilst already lined up to play are "Pushing Pushing" and "The Beat Conductor" from last year's 3rd LP. Keep an ear out as the band are going to submit a recently finished new song called "Everybody Move Now" which will be dedicated to DJ Dark!!

To listen to the song go to the following link: - select the Play Show button and scroll the slider to around 6 minutes in. The band was second on the show: -

http://newartistradio.net/TheLocoShow.htm

May 17th 2006 - New tracks now available for download at Soundclick.com

"Scream For Daddy" has been added for download sale at Soundclick.com together with The Sun And The Moon" Use the link at the side and above to visit their site to play, vote for the "hot" track or even purchase the songs!. The latter song has already crashed into their Dance Chart at 563! Yes, well it is out of more than 5,000 songs, mind! Visit their site at the following link:-  www.Sounclick.com

 

 

 

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