Junior Prom Release Self-Titled Debut EP – On Tour with Panic! At The Disco


Brooklyn-based Elektra Records recording duo, Junior Prom release self-titled five-track debut EP, ‘JUNIOR PROM available today via iTunes + other DSPs (http://smarturl.it/JuniorPromEP). Culminating a month-long hometown residency at lower east side live music staple, Pianos—joined by Child Actor, Kins, Lips, Krystal Math, The Dolls and Modern Rivals. The band will celebrate their new EP with a series of high profile live shows supporting Panic! At The Disco on their just-underway “Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die! Tour” beginning February 5th at Philadelphia’s Electric Factory and includes stops in Atlanta, Miami, Orlando, Houston, Austin, and Phoenix (itinerary below). Stay tuned for their performance announcement at this year’s South By Southwest festival in Austin, TX.


‘JUNIOR PROM’ sees the Brooklyn-based duo kicking out an undeniably unique brand of high energy indie dance-pop on tracks like “International” (recently heard soundtracking ESPN’s NCAA College Basketball coverage) and the acclaimed new single, “Sheila Put The Knife Down,which comes alongside a fresh remix laid down from rapper/producer k.flay (https://soundcloud.com/kflay/junior-prom-sheila-put-the), and finds the poptastic tune transformed into an underground club banger.


Junior Prom – a.k.a. Mark Solomich and Erik Ratensperger – have leapt to the forefront of modern pop with their playful humor, quirky hooks, and genre-smashing sonic approach. Active musicians in innumerable indie and punk bands, the duo have quickly reaped ecstatic accolades from a range of national publications and influential music blogs, with NYLON hailing “Sheila Put The Knife Down” as “the perfect marriage of keyboard, guitars and a pop chorus.” “Unique and charming,” raved BuzzChips.com, while ARTISTDirect declared their songs “…as smart and sly as they are soaring. That’s the magic of Junior Prom –they make catchy music that’s still smart, warranting a much closer listen. Start paying attention to them now.”


tour dates:

+ supporting Panic! At The Disco w/ The Colourist

2/5 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory +

2/7 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle +

2/8 – Miami, FL – Fillmore +

2/9 – Orlando, FL – House of Blues +

2/11 – Houston, TX – House of Blues +

2/ 12 – Austin, TX – Emo’s +

2/14 – Phoenix, AZ – Marquee +



1.         Sheila Put The Knife Down

2.         Run Around The Back

3.         Big Timer

4.         International

5.         Shoot the Guitar Player



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