Several pop artists turned to Twitter to react to the devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on Friday. Among them:
Teddy Geiger (@Teddgeiger): Japan, I can only imagine, keep breathing
Melanie Brown of the Spice Girls (@OfficialMelB): My thoughts and prayers are with everyone in japan I can not believe what just happened
Bonnie McKee (@BonnieMcKeee): #PrayForJapan!! This is what my nightmares are made of. :(
Mandy Jiroux of BG5 (@MandyJiroux): My prayers are with you Japan!
Jesse Carmichael of Maroon 5 (@JRCarmichael): Really focusing prayers of love for Japan and for everyone who will be affected by this. I’ll keep you posted from Hawaii…
Sky Ferreira (@skyferreira): Stay safe!!! #PrayForJapan
Emma Bunton of the Spice Girls (@EmmaBunton): Thinking of everyone in Japan, my prayers are with you all.
Christina Perri (@christinaperri): sending love like a little care bear to Japan + Hawaii.
Jessica Veronica of The Veronicas (@Jessicaveronica): Mother Nature is cleansing for something. Keeping Japan in my prayers.
Tom Fletcher of McFly (@tommcfly): All our thoughts with everyone in Japan right now.x
Eliza Doolittle (@1elizadoolittle): My thoughts are with Japan …. I hope everything is alright behind those scary images. Oh my. The World’s falling to pieces.
Marie Digby (@mariedigby): Thank you all for your concern.The worst may be over for Japan. But the rest of the world will be affected..praying for their safety
Teddy Geiger checked in with fans on his blog at MySpace (@teddygeiger) on Friday (April 9) with an update on some new music and a new song. The singer songwriter tells readers:
After sorting through new sounds and a new direction, I’m back! Writing, recording and releasing new music here on the web, friends! This here is a new song about loss of love and illusion called ‘Lie Tonight’. There will be sharing of music and more, very soon!
Be in touch!
Teddy Geiger checked in with fans on his blog at MySpace (@teddygeiger) on Wednesday (August 20), the release date of the Peter Cattaneo directed comedy ‘The Rocker’, which Geiger plays guitarist Curtis Wood. Geiger writes:
The Rocker is in theaters! What a blast! So, this weekend, would be my favorite weekend for you to go and see movies… a movie… the movie! The Rocker!
Besides that, I’ve just been at home writing and, getting my car washed.
I hope everyone is doing well and enjoying the end of their summer.
Teddy Geiger checked in with fans on his blog at MySpace on Wednesday (January 23). The singer writes, “I just posted a new video to tell you what’s going on with your phones. And my phone. And our phones together. Check it out and call me and stay tuned for some cool contests and surprises coming soon.”
The video clip at YouTube has since been removed.
Teddy Geiger posted a new video blog for fans, where the singer songwriter showed off his new home while talking about having new songs coming soon and tour plans.
“Over here we’ve got the studio,” Teddy said after showing viewers what was in his kitchen and bedroom, “which is the most put together room in the whole place. In here I’ve been working on some new stuff for ‘The March’ and all that. We’ve got some new songs coming soon, so I’m pretty excited about that.”
After showing his whiteboard of songs, Geiger said, “We’re gonna be on tour in September and October, so hopefully I’ll see you guys at some of those shows. We’re gonna be doing some of these new songs here acoustic and some more intimate shows. Some nice, small acoustic stuff of new and old songs. Hopefully I’ll see you guys at some of those shows.”
Watch the clip, posted today but probably several weeks ago since he’s talking about September tour dates, at YouTube.
SonyBMG Australia caught up with Teddy Geiger the day after his MTV Australia Video Music Awards win, where he talked about performing ‘These Walls’ at the event, meeting some Aussie stars, tour plans, and how the new album has been going.
Video of the interview at bandit.fm has since been removed.
An alternate video is out for Teddy Geiger’s debut single ‘For You I Will (Confidence)’, from the American singer songwriter’s album ‘Underaged Thinking’. Watch it via Yahoo! Music below.
Pop acts on television this week include James Blunt, who performs on ‘Live with Regis and Kelly’ on Monday; Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas, who performs on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ on Monday; Gloria Estefan, who performs on ‘Good Morning America’ and ‘The View’ on Wednesday; former 98 Degrees star Nick Lachey, who performs on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ on Wednesday; Teddy Geiger, who performs on ‘Live with Regis and Kelly’ on Thursday; ‘American Idol’ season four drop-out Mario Vazquez, who performs on ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ on Friday; and former *NSYNC star Justin Timberlake, who performs on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ on Friday.
Teddy Geiger is featured on the cover of Seventeen magazine’s November “sexy” issue, the first guy to grace the cover since Justin Timberlake did in 2002. “I was terrified of girls until sophomore year of high school,” the singer admits. “I couldn’t even borrow pencils from them. I’d have to wait until the teacher called me out on it, like, ‘Does anybody have a pencil for Teddy?’ because I’d be too scared to ask the girl next to me.” Read more.
Top searches for Teddy Geiger for the month of July are in at Yahoo’s
pay-per-search engine Overture.com. The singer/songwriter received 278,135
searches for ‘Teddy Geiger’, making him the most searched for Teddy (over
teddy bear or Teddy Roosevelt), and the most searched for Geiger (over Geiger
counter). His most searched for song was his debut ‘For You I Will (Confidence)’ with 5,731 queries, though few did a combined search for Teddy and his co-star in the single’s video, Kristin Cavalleri. The most searched misspelling was Teddy Gieger with 26,680 queries.