First single from new album coming Spring 2012 Available on iTunes in North America Now!

(Los Angeles, CA Dec. 23, 2011 )Platinum-selling recording artists Our Lady Peace have announced an early Christmas present for their fans.  On Tuesday, December 20, 2011, the song, “Heayweight,” was made available on iTunes in North America.  “Heavyweight” is the first single from Our Lady Peace’s forthcoming album, scheduled for release in Spring 2012.

Check out the Lyric Video for “Heavyweight”here:

In a note posted to fans at www.ourladypeace.com, the group writes, “We feel that this is our most compelling recording since we formed this band.  It’s the record we’ve been trying to make for many years now.  We now understand that the struggle to get here was not in vain.”  More details about the new album, which is currently being recorded with producer Jason Lader in Toronto and Los Angeles, will be released in the New Year.

In other news, OLP singer Raine Maida will receive the Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit award during Canadian Music Week along with his wife, singer Chantal Kreviazuk in recognition of their longstanding commitment to charitable initiatives.  Individually they have contributed to charities worldwide in support of human and animal rights, world peace, education and the environment.

Our Lady Peace will perform live in Niagara Falls on December 31, 2011 as part of Entertainment Tonight Canada’s New Year’s Eve celebration broadcast nationally on Global TV.

Our Lady Peace Website: http://www.ourladypeace.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ourladypeace
Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/OurLadyPeace
iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/heavyweight/id486316402?i=486316403