Simple Plan have always kept charity close to their hearts, and with the massive launch of their book Simple Plan: The Official Story and Simple Plan: L'Histoire Officielle, the band is keeping with the trend. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of each book will go to the Simple Plan Foundation and, in turn, be distributed to various organizations assisting youth in Quebec and Canada.
Read this article from the fine folks at samaritanmag.com on the SP book and how the guys want to continue growing the Simple Plan Foundation.
Just announced! Simple Plan will be appearing on Much Music's New Music Live on December 3rd! The boys will be chatting all about their brand new book "Simple Plan: The Official Story", so you won't want to miss it. Set your PVRs and iCal a reminder to tune in to NML at 6pm ET next Monday!
Request your tickets here.
It's Thanksgiving weekend down in the USA, so while we're not all indulging in another amazing turkey dinner, we can all get in on some hot Black Friday shopping tomorrow! There's FIVE new SP tees, hoodies and long sleeves to check out at the MerchDirect store - how are you even going to decide which to get? The obvious answer is all of them!
Don't forget that sharing is caring, so it's an awesome time to pick up an extra shirt to gift to your best friends this holiday season!
Avoid the crowds and snag some brand new Simple Plan designs at the online store - you'll automatically get 20% off your order of $50 or more for a limited time only! Start planning your shopping list now!
November 20, 2012
It's going to be a busy kick off to December for Simple Plan! The boys revealed last week that they will be coming to Toronto for Much Music's The Big Jingle on December 2nd at the Air Canada Center!
If you're in town, be sure to grab your tickets now because this is one festive party you won't want to miss! For all the other amazing fans across Canada who can't join the fun, be sure to tune in to Much Music on December 12th to catch "Much Presents: The Big Jingle", an hour-long special of the entire event!
Before you head to the show, make sure that you plan enough time to meet all the guys at the Chapters bookstore in Downtown Toronto and have them sign your copy of "Simple Plan: The Official Story"! You can still pre-order your English edition copy via Chapters-Indigo.ca for a delivery right to your front door - how amazing is that?! Of course, if you want to pick up your book fresh at the bookstore, they'll be available at all Chapters bookstores across Canada by November 30th.
Sunday December 2, 2012; 3pm
Chapters Downtown Toronto
142 John Street (at Richmond Street West)
More info here.
When you've got Simple Plan: The Official Story in your hands, snap a pic of you and your book and tweet it to the guys! Don't forget to use the hashtag #SimplePlanTheOfficialStory and we'll see you on December 2nd!
Just a couple more days until the English edition of Simple Plan: The Official Story hits the shelves and we wanted to give you an update on what stores you should head to, to find it!
On November 22nd, it will be available for order via Chapters-Indigo.ca and by November 30th, you'll find it at all Chapters-Indigo stores across the country!
Don't forget that you can still pre-order the English edition book now on Chapters-Indigo.ca for delivery to your front door!
Ordering to an international destination? Check out MerchDirect.com and save 10% on your order by bundling with any tee/sweat in the store!
Step up against bullying and join Simple Plan along with all the other Canadian musicians under "Artists Against Bullying" by sporting this fundraising tee from Bluenotes for Kids Help Phone! For a limited time, head to any one of the 120 Bluenotes stores across Canada to pick yours up or order yours online (coming soon!).
The inspiration behind this tee comes from the need to eliminate bullying, especially among youth, on their own terms. This collection of artists recently re-recorded Cyndi Lauper's hit "True Colors" - it's now available on iTunes or watch the official video.
So, with the South American tour finished, I thought I would put up 1 last vlog that shows the guys chilling in Chile!!.. Thank you to everyone who came to the shows, hotels and airports to see us. We had an amazing time and we def will be back as soon as we can!. Thanks to everyone!!
November 09, 2012
The Yahoo! Canada Awards launched earlier this season and Simple Plan were nominated for their work and devotion to the Simple Plan Foundation in the "Canadian Impact" category, recognizing the above-and-beyond impact made by the nominees at home and on the world stage, as voted by you.
With your help at the polls, Simple Plan and the Simple Plan Foundation swept the award away by a landslide! A huge thank you to everyone who voted - you guys make a big impact too!
Just revealed this morning, Simple Plan will be heading over to Rock am Ring and Rock im Park 2013 in Germany next summer! More details will be coming over the next few months - keep up with the full lineup here.
Another surprise announcement this morning, ward off the chill this winter with Simple Plan at Much Music's The Big Jingle taking place on Sunday December 2nd at Toronto's Air Canada Center! Tickets are on sale now - see you there!
November 07, 2012
There's so much excitement in the air that it feels like the night before a huge event.....wait a minute! Tomorrow is the day that Simple Plan: L'Histoire Officielle (Edition Francaise) will be hitting bookstores everywhere in Quebec!!
The boys were swamped yesterday doing tons of press and interviews about the book and they can't wait for you to grab your copy in the morning. While you're still pondering what other kinds of special memorabilia you'll find inside the book, have one last peek at what's in store with not one, not two, but three more pages of the official Simple Plan book! Crazy, right?!
Don't forget that if you're in any of these countries, Chapters will be delivering your order right to your doorstep - so sit back in your pajamas and order it from the comfort of your couch!
Preorder Simple Plan: The Official Story in English | Preorder Simple Plan: L'Histoire Officielle
Australia | Belgium | Bermuda | Canada | Denmark | Finland | France | Germany | Greece | Ireland | Israel | Italy | Japan | Mexico | New Zealand | Norway | South Africa | Sweden | Switzerland | United Kingdom | United States
Can't find your country on that list? Don't fret - you can order Simple Plan: The Official Story (English Edition) via Merch Direct! Bundle up your book order with any other tee/sweatshirt in the SP store and get 10% off your order!
When you get the book tomorrow, snap your photo with it and tweet the boys with the hashtag #SimplePlanLHistoireOfficielle - let's get this baby trending!
Il y a tellement d’effervescence dans l’air qu’on se croirait à la veille d’un événement extraordinaire…Eh! bien, voilà! C’est demain que le livre Simple Plan : L’Histoire officielle (version française) sera disponible dans toutes les librairies du Québec!!
Toute la journée hier, les gars ont été littéralement submergés, donnant des tonnes d’entrevues aux divers médias sur leur livre, et ils ont maintenant super hâte que vous puissiez mettre la main sur votre exemplaire demain matin. Alors que vous tentez toujours d’imaginer quel genre de souvenirs inédits vous allez bien pouvoir y trouver, jetez un dernier coup d’œil sur ce que vous trouverez en magasin, grâce à non seulement une ou deux pages, mais bien trois pages tirées du livre officiel de Simple Plan! C’est fou, non?
N’oubliez pas que, si vous habitez l’un ou l’autre des pays suivants, Chapters est en mesure de vous livrer le colis à votre porte – alors, relaxez en pyjama et passez votre commande dans le confort de votre domicile!
Australie | Belgique | Bermudes | Canada | Danemark | Finlande | France | Allemagne | Grèce | Irlande | Israël | Italie | Japon | Mexique | Nouvelle-Zélande | Norvège | Afrique du Sud | Suède | Suisse | Royaume-Uni | États-Unis
Vous ne trouvez pas votre pays dans cette liste? Ne vous en faites pas – vous pouvez commander Simple Plan : The Official Story (version anglaise) par le biais de Merch Direct! Profitez-en pour ajouter à la commande du livre un t-shirt ou un chandail de jogging offert par la boutique en ligne SP et obtenez un rabais de 10 % sur vos achats!
Quand demain vous aurez enfin le livre en main, prenez une photo et « tweetez-la » aux gars à #SimplePlanLHistoireOfficielle – faisons-en le sujet de l’heure!