MUSIC NEWS: The hit song from THE PRETTY RECKLESS (@taylormomsen)--"Heaven Knows"--hits #1 at Active Rock Radio this week (3/10)

As TAYLOR MOMSEN and her band THE PRETTY RECKLESS gear up for the March 18th release of their new album GOING TO HELL (Razor & Tie) and are currently on tour in Europe, the group will celebrate their first #1 Radio hit with their current single, “Heaven Knows.The infectious, foot-stomping single is number #1 at Active Rock Radio this week (3/10).

The rebellious video for “Heaven Knows”--directed by Jon J and Taylor Momsen--premiered on VEVO (2/13) and has already garnered over 2.7 million views. The video can be watched here:

The band, led by singer Taylor Momsen, has supported Evanescence, Guns N’ Roses and Marilyn Manson on tour in addition to headline runs in both the U.S. and abroad. Currently, THE PRETTY RECKLESS is supporting Fall Out Boy on tour in Europe (complete list of Europe dates below). The band will return to the U.S. next month for an appearance at the Revolver Golden Gods Awards (4/23), preparing them for a busy summer which has the band confirmed to perform at all of the major U.S. rock festivals, including: Rock On the Range, Rocklahoma, Monster Energy’s Fort Rock, Welcome to Rockville, Rock Fest Kansas City, among others. For all tour updates and tickets, visit:

"The Pretty Reckless have been touring non-stop for three years, every show a sellout," says David Sonenberg, the band's manager. "Taylor Momsen may have just turned twenty, but she was born to front a rock and roll band. The time is now. You can feel it. Fasten your seat belts,  things are about to get serious.”

GOING TO HELL is now available for pre-order on iTunes--with a special price of $7.99: The edgy, hard rocking band has also launched the new album pre-order bundles with vinyl (not available anywhere else) and unique items (outlined below) all of which can be pre-ordered HERE. Initial orders of the CD will be in a Limited Edition digipack, pull out poster, and include two bonus tracks. Special pre-order bundle packages are available for GOING TO HELL, see below:

  •  LIMITED EDITION CD + vinyl + shirt (in men’s and women’s styles)

GOING TO HELL track listing:
1. Follow Me Down

2. Going to Hell
3. Heaven Knows
4. House on a Hill
5. Sweet Things
6. Dear Sister
7. Absolution
8. Blame Me
9. Burn
10. Why'd You Bring a Shotgun to the Party
11. Fucked Up World
12. Waiting for a Friend
13. Going To Hell (Live Acoustic) *
14. Sweet Things (Acoustic) *
* Bonus Tracks

THE PRETTY RECKLESS have previewed four songs from the upcoming GOING TO HELL album leading up to the pre-order.  The official music video for the album title track Going To Hell,” leads the way with over 3.5 million views, a lyric video for the bracing Follow Me Down,a teaser for Burn”, and Fan Lyric Video (compiled from fan Instagram submissions), for the current single Heaven Knows.Recently, Taylor sat down with to recount the process of recording this album after having to start over following Hurricane Sandy’s wrath that ravaged their studio; check out the interview here:

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