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BØRNS TO RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM DOPAMINE ON INTERSCOPE RECORDS OCTOBER 16TH

Santa Monica, California, August 19, 2015 –BØRNS will release his much anticipated debut album Dopamine October 16th on Interscope Records.  Dopamineis available for pre-order now on iTunes:  iTunes.com/borns, where fans can receive an instant download of three songs – “10,000 Emerald Pools,” current single “Electric Love” and brand new song “The Emotion.”  “The Emotion” made its global premiere as today’s “World Record” on Apple Music’s Beats 1 radio with Zane Lowe.

Borns

“Electric Love”

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BØRNS will bring his brand of dreamy pop across North America when he heads out on tour this fall.  Kicking off in September with a performance at the Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival, BØRNS will hit major markets including New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Chicago, San Francisco and more. American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets in select markets before the general public beginning Tuesday, August 25th at 10am local time through Thursday, August 27th at 10pm local time.  Tickets for the general public go on sale starting Friday, August 28th.   For more information on tour dates and ticket on sale dates visit www.bornsmusic.com
Growing up in coastal Michigan, Garrett Borns moved from one inspiration to another. His first artistic love was visual arts and then came music thanks to an eccentric piano teacher.  At the age of fifteen BØRNS attended the prestigious summer program at Interlochen Center for the Arts to study filmmaking while writing songs on the side with the music majors. Playing local gigs through high school and college, BØRNS ended up in a secluded treehouse home in the Los Angeles canyons where he wrote his debut Candy EP, a set that filters the singer’s naturally moody, sensual sound through “an explosion of sunlight,” as he puts it. BØRNS’single “Electric Love” is taking over radio airwaves and garnering praise from the media with NPR stating the song is “catchy and clever,” and Spin noting BØRNS“writes brilliant pop songs that worm their way into your heart in an instant.” BØRNSspent most of 2015 on the road sharing the bill with Misterwives, Charli XCX and Bleachers and playing festivals like Firefly, Lollapalooza and the upcoming Bumbershoot, Life Is Beautiful and Austin City Limits.

Below is a complete list of upcoming tour dates for BØRNS including festivals and his fall headline tour:

Sept 7 Seattle, WA Bumbershoot Music And Arts Festival
Sept 9 Boston, MA Northeastern University
Sept 10 Albany, NY The Hollow
Sept 12 Easton, PA Lawn at Lafayette College
Sept 13 Syracuse, NY Syracuse University- Skytop Field
Sept 16 New Yor, NY Mercury Lounge – SOLD OUT
Sept 25 Las Vegas, NY Life Is Beautiful Festival
Oct 1 Los Angeles, CA Masonic Lodge at Hollywood – SOLD OUT
Oct 4 Austin, TX Austin City Limits Festival
Oct 6 Kansas City, MO The Record Bar
Oct 8 Dallas, TX Club Dada
Oct 9 Houston, TX Walter’s Downtown
Oct 11 Austin, TX Austin City Limits Festival
Oct 13 Broomfield, CO 1st Bank Center
Oct 15 Washington, DC Rock & Roll Hotel
Oct 17 Brooklyn, NY Music Hall Of Williamsburg
Oct 19 New York, NY Bowery Ballroom
Oct 20 Cambridge, MA The Sinclair
Oct 21 Philadelphia, PA First Unitarian Church
Oct 22 Providence, RI Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel
Oct 24 Charleston, SC Lipton Festival
Nov 10 Montreal, Canada Petit Campus
Nov 11 Toronto, CA Legendary Horeshoe Tavern
Nov 13 Minneapolis, MN University of Minnesota
Nov 15 Chicago, IL Double Door
Nov 18 Davenport, IA The Village Theatre
Nov 19 Vancouver, CA Fortune Sound Club
Nov 20 Portland, OR Mississippi Studios
Nov 22 San Francisco, CA The Independent
Nov 24 Solana Beach, CA Bell Up Tavern