NEWS: Rich Aucoin Releases P.U.S.H. Video, Announces New Tour Dates & Celebrates Four Indie Award Nominations

Halifax Electro-pop Master Prepares To Bring Critically Acclaimed Live Show To SXSW, The Great Escape & Canadian Music Week, Where He Will Celebrate Four Indie Award Nominations.

Rich Aucoin has just released a short film called The Myth of Robo Wonder Kid featuring the song “P.U.S.H.”.  Written, directed, and produced by Rich's buddy Joel MacKenzie, the animated short is a high-energy animated tale of mythological creatures, robots and angry Gods.  Watch The Myth of Robo Wonder Kid -

After bringing his all-inclusive carnival dance explosion across Canada, to three U.S. coasts, Brazil, Amsterdam, and to Iceland twice all in the last four months, Rich Aucoin is returning to Ontario before hitting some major spring & summer festivals.

He is nominated for Solo Artist Of The Year, Live Artist/Group or Duo Of The Year, Electronic Artist/Group or Duo Of The Year and SiriusXM Emerging Artist Of The Year at the 2012 Indie Awards and will perform at the awards show on March 24th during Canadian Music Week. You can vote here:

Rich Aucoin Tour Dates

March 10 - Chicago @ Schubas Tavern
March 14 - Austin, TX @ The Stage on Sixth (SXSW)
March 14 - Austin, TX @ The Stage and Brush Square (SXSW)
March 15 - Austin, TX @ The Vortex (SXSW)
March 16 - Austin, TX @ The Brew Exchange (SXSW)
March 16 - Austin, TX @ 21st Street Co-op (SXSW)
March 17 - Austin, TX @ The Treehouse Pub (SXSW)
March 17 - Austin, TX @ Trinity Hall (SXSW - official showcase)
March 21 - Hamilton, ON @ Casbah Lounge
March 22 - Waterloo, ON @ Starlight
March 23 - Kingston, ON @ The Grad Club
March 24 - Toronto, ON @ The Royal Fairmont (The Indie Awards)
April 26 - St. John's, NL @ The Rockhouse
May 10-12 - Brighton, UK @ The Great Escape
May 18 - Gulf Shores, AL @ Hangout Music Fest

Featuring over 500 musicians, friends and fans from across Canada, We’re All Dying To Live  came out on October 25th to rave reviews. The video for “It” was called the # 1 Canadian video of the year by exclaim! as well as hitting Paste Magazine’s year end list and being added to AUX TV, Much Music, Much More Music, MTV 2 and Musique Plus. We’re All Dying To Live is available on iTunes, and everywhere else.  


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