David Crowder Band’s “REMEDY Club Tour” will be featured on the silver screen

David Crowder Band’s “REMEDY Club Tour” will be featured on the silver screen

Posted: Saturday, August 9, 2008 6:55 pm

(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) Aug. 5, 2008—David Crowder* Band’s best-selling “REMEDY Club Tour” will be featured on the silver screen in 80 cities for one night only, Monday, Aug. 18, courtesy of The Bigger Picture, the alternative content distribution unit of Access Integrated Technologies, Inc. (“AccessIT”) (NASDAQ:AIXD). The screening will serve as an exclusive preview of David Crowder Band’s first ever full-length DVD release on Aug. 19. With 19 sold-out dates in distinguished club and theater venues nationwide, the fall 2007 “REMEDY Club Tour” captured the essence of what makes David Crowder Band among the most-talked-about live bands in music. Upon release of the REMEDY Club Tour DVD/CD combo on Aug. 19, fans will finally be able to bring this live experience home. In anticipation of this long-awaited event, the DVD will be debuted nationally for live audiences in theatres across the country one night only on Aug. 18. Premieres are scheduled in select cities including New York City, Dallas, Houston, Chicago, Atlanta, Minneapolis, Nashville, Columbus, Ohio, Cincinnati and Tampa, Fla. A complete list of cities and theatres is available at http://www.thebiggerpicture.us/davidcrowderband “David Crowder*Band consistently delivers one of the best live shows in music,” says Leisa Byars, EMI CMG VP, Marketing & Artist Development. “The Remedy Club Tour Edition was created for the many people who love the live Crowder show experience. Partnering with AEG at a national level and radio in local markets, enables us to place this compelling show on the big screen across the country and allows the band’s music to continue to impact lives and communities.” “We are proud to present The David Crowder Band “REMEDY Club Tour” with this special one-night only presentation in theatres,” says President of AEG Network LIVE, John Rubey. “Fans will be delighted with the high quality digital cinema picture and the incredible surround sound.” The 85-minute concert was recorded at both the New York City and Atlanta tour stops. Shot with nine cameras, the DVD features 5.1 surround sound and includes tracks from REMEDY along with favorites from the band’s previous releases including, “I’m Trying to Make You Sing,” “The Glory Of It All,” “Can You Feel It?,” “Everything Glorious,” “…neverending…,” “Here is Our King,” “You Are My Joy,” “We Won’t Be Quiet,” “Foreverandever Etc..,” “A Beautiful Collision,” “Never Let Go,” “Remedy,” “I Saw the Light,” “No One Like You,” “O Praise Him,” and “Surely We Can Change.” Those who purchase the REMEDY Club Tour DVD/CD will also receive a 15-minute exclusive tour documentary “On The Road With David Crowder Band” as well as “Learning the Songs,” a section hosted by each band member showing fans their setup and gear used in each song along with a how-to lesson on playing the songs exactly like the David Crowder*Band. Taking it even further, the DVD features the ability to display chord/lyric subtitles so that fans can test their skills and play along with the tour night. After the David Crowder Band was voted MSN’s Artist of the Year 2006, MSN noted, “They’ve single-handedly redefined what contemporary Christian music should sound like…” The group’s last record, A Collision, was widely regarded as one of the best albums of 2005, receiving five-star reviews and comparisons to groundbreaking albums of the past and artists such as The Beatles, Bob Dylan and Hank Williams. The album further garnered an iTunes No. 1, debuted at No. 39 on the Billboard Top 200 and received GMA Music Dove Award honors for Best Rock/Contemporary Album and Best Rock/Contemporary Song (“Here is Our King”). Featured at the enormously popular collegiate Passion gatherings, the band also makes it a point to get back to the church they helped found, University Baptist Church, on most Sundays. Crowder is further an acclaimed author, having penned two books, including his acclaimed, highly personal, Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven, But Nobody Wants to Die: Or (The Eschatology of Bluegrass). For more information on the David Crowder Band, visit www.DavidCrowderBand.com. The Bigger Picture is a leader in the digital distribution of movies targeted to specific audiences. The programs include Opera, Kidtoons, G-rated movies for kids on the weekends, anime films for teen and college audiences, music and inspirational faith-based movies. The Bigger Picture has released 50+ films digitally. For more information, visit www.thebiggerpicture.us and www.kidtoonfilms.com. The company is a subsidiary of Access Integrated Technologies, Inc. (AccessIT) the industry leader in providing fully integrated software and services to enable the motion picture entertainment industry and all of its constituents to transition from film to digital cinema. Access Integrated Technologies® and AccessITTM are trademarks of Access Integrated Technologies, Inc. For more information on AccessIT, visit www.accessitx.com. [AIXD-G] About AEG Network LIVE: AEG Network LIVE is the division of AEG LIVE responsible for creating, marketing and distributing digital programming on broadband, cinema, wireless, television, DVD and other platforms worldwide. About sixstepsrecords: Founded in 2000 by Louie Giglio, sixstepsrecords (www.sixstepsrecords.com) is a worship label and a division of Passion Conferences. sixstepsrecords’ artists include Chris Tomlin (Hello Love 9/2/08), David Crowder Band (Remedy), Charlie Hall (The Bright Sadness 8/19/08), Matt Redman (Beautiful News), and Passion (Passion: God of This City). The label partners with Sparrow Records/EMI CMG Label Group for A&R, marketing, sales and distribution operations. About EMI CMG Label Group: Brentwood, Tennessee-based EMI CMG Label Group is comprised of Sparrow Records, Forefront Records, and Credential Recordings, in addition to providing A&R and marketing support for sixstepsrecords via a joint venture and licensing partnership. Balancing freedom, discipline, creativity, profitability and ministry, EMI CMG Label Group strives for excellence in artist development. The Label Group is a division of EMI Christian Music Group. For further information, please visit www.emicmg.com. Posted 8.8.08

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