Carolina Liar

Carolina Liar

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Carolina Liar

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Carolina Liar

Carolina Liar is an Swedish-American alternative rock band. Lead vocalist Chad Wolf is originally from Moncks Corner, South Carolina, but other members originate from Stockholm, Sweden.[1]

Career

The band is best known for the songs "I'm Not Over" and "Show Me What I'm Looking For" from their 2008 major label debut album Coming to Terms, produced by Swedish producer Max Martin.

On March 3, 2009, the single "Show Me What I'm Looking For" was featured on the iTunes Store as the Free Single of the Week. "Show Me What I'm Looking For" also appeared in FOX Sports commercials for the 2009 MLB All-Star Game.

"Show Me What Im Looking For" and "Open The Door" will be featured in commercials for Investigation Discoverys new show, Disappeared. "Show Me What Im Looking for" will also be featured in promo spots for WEtvs The Locator.

In spring of 2014 an instrumental version of"Show Me What Im Looking For" was used in an advertising campaign for Swinton Insurance. The TV advert featured the 2013 Britains got Talent winners, Attraction.

Carolina Liar was also the support act on the David Cook/Gavin Degraw 2011 Fall Tour. In 2012, they were the opening act for the Kelly Clarkson/The Fray Tour.

Carolina Liar also played as the opening act for Rob Thomas while he was playing in New York City at the Beacon Theater and the rest of the stops on his Cradlesong Tour.

Band members

Current members
  • Chad Wolf - lead vocals, guitar
Past members
  • Rickard Göransson - guitar (2007-2013)
  • Johan Carlsson - keyboards (2007-2013)
  • Peter Carlsson - drums, percussion (2009-2013)
  • Jim Almgren Gândara - guitar (2007-2009)
  • Erik Hääger - bass (2007-2009)
  • Max Grahn - drums, percussion (2007-2009)

Discography

Studio albums

Year Album details Peak chart positions
US
[2]
US
Rock
[3]
US
Heat
[4]
2008 Coming to Terms
  • Released: May 19, 2008
  • Label: Atlantic Records, Maratone AB
140 43 3
2011 Wild Blessed Freedom
  • Released: September 27, 2011
  • Label: Maratone AB
8

Singles

Year Single Peak chart positions Album
US
[5]
US
Alt
[6]
US
Adult
[7]
AUS
[8]
DNK
[9]
GER
[10]
IRL
[11]
NLD
[12]
UK
[13]
2008 "I'm Not Over" 119 3 28 Coming to Terms
"Show Me What I'm Looking For" 67 28 8 28 93 6 74 31
2009 "Beautiful World"
2011 "Drown" 37 Wild Blessed Freedom
2012 "Me and You"
"" denotes releases that did not chart

Appearances

  • Jimmy Kimmel Live! (June 12, 2008)[14]
  • 90210 (February 3, 2009, US) (April 27, 2009, UK)[15]
  • MTV Spanking New Session (June 23, 2009)[16]
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show (May 6, 2009)[17]
  • BalconyTV Hamburg (Sept 08, 2009)[18]
  • Die Oliver Pocher Show (March 12, 2010)[19]
  • "BETA Records TV " (November 10, 2009)[20]

References

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  14. Carolina Liar
  15. IMDb.com
  16. MTV.co.uk
  17. Carolina Liar on The Ellen DeGeneres Show
  18. Balconytv.com
  19. SAT1.de
  20. Youtube.com

External links

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