2016 was one hell of a year of 10-year anniversary tours for the Myspace-era emo kid in all of us. With extensive anniversary tours from bands like Underoath, Hawthorne Heights, Boys Like Girls, Cute Is What We Aim For and countless others, we’ve all relived our glory days in one way or another this year (sans embarrassing haircuts, I’m sure) which begs the question - what does 2017 hold?
On the heels of their emotional and highly anticipated new album, Three and only one day after their headlining performance at Denver's Fillmore Auditorium, Phantogram stripped things down and got intimate with fans at eTown Hall in Boulder, Colorado for a Tumblr IRL performance. Coupled with Ben Zank's stunning photographs inspired by the band's music, this show was a visual and audio surprise for fans, as well as a learning experience.
In anticipation for the upcoming Music Launch Summit, a digital conference for musicians and industry professionals from September 13 through October 4th, founder Steve Palfreyman gives bands, fans and those working in the industry advice on cultivating a more supportive music community.