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Old Dominion looks for "Happy Endings"

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 – Old Dominion announce the release of the group's sophomore album, "Happy Endings," on Aug. 25 on RCA Nashville.

The announcement followed the debut of the music video for Old Dominion's new single, "No Such Thing As A Broken Heart."

Lead singer Matthew Ramsey said, "We are so excited to release our second album. We've grown so much as a band and as songwriters over the last two years, and we think the songs on 'Happy Endings' really showcase that. We cannot wait to share these new stories. Aug. 25 cannot come fast enough."

The new disc follows its full-length "Meat and Candy." The release contained the hits "Break Up With Him," "Snapback" and "Song For Another Time."

In 2016, the band was named ACM New Group of the Year.

Old Dominion consists of lead singer Matthew Ramsey, lead guitarist Brad Tursi, multi-instrumentalist Trevor Rosen, bassist Geoff Sprung and drummer Whit Sellers.

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Old Dominion CD review - Old Dominion
Old Dominion has gained a following on the heels of two albums of lively material. Their self-titled third release stays the course and delivers a dozen radio-friendly songs. The hyper positive lead single "Make it Sweet" sets the stage with an ode to the brighter side of everything. Most tracks are upbeat but, ironically, there is not an official party anthem or even a drinking song. The closest they get is "American Style," which is laden with standard innocent imagery »»»
Happy Endings CD review - Happy Endings
Right off the bat, the title of Old Dominion's album "Happy Endings" is far better than "Meat and Candy," its prior effort. ("Meat" in an album title? Really?) But also on an artistic level, OD's follow-up shows signs of growth. With that said, though, there's nothing on this new release as immediately catchy as "Snapback." Nevertheless, the vocal-only harmonies introducing "Not Everything's About You," are a beautiful thing. »»»
Meat and Candy CD review - Meat and Candy
Old Dominion may be releasing its full-length debut, but this quintet is not filled with newbies. Lead singer Matthew Ramsey co-wrote "Chainsaw" for The Band Perry and with band mate Trevor Rosen penned Craig Morgan's "Wake Up Lovin' You" and Dierks Bentley's "Say You Do." Rosen also co-wrote Chris Young's "Neon," Blake Shelton's "Sangria" and The Band Perry's "Better Dig Two," while Brad Tursi wrote Tyler »»»