- Forever the Sickest Kids
Infobox musical artist
Name = Forever the Sickest Kids
Img_capt = Jonathan Cook during Alternative Press Tour.
Background = group_or_band
Origin = Dallas,
Texas, United States
Genre = Rock,
electronica, power pop
Years_active = 2006–present
Universal Motown Records Group
URL = [http://www.foreverthesickestkids.com/ Official Website]
Current_members = Austin Bello
Forever the Sickest Kids, often abbreviated as FTSK, is a
power popband from Dallas, Texassigned to Universal Motown Records Group. They played on Warped Tour 2007from July 16to August 10. In issue 228 of Alternative Press, FTSK was named the number one underground band in the "22 Best Underground Bands (That Likely Won't Stay Underground for Long)". Their first EP, "Television Off, Party On", was released on July 3, 2007. Their debut album, " Underdog Alma Mater", was later released on April 29, 2008[ [http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=141529450&MyToken=065d296f-a27e-46ae-913a-9c4024ecdc08 FTSK on MySpace] ] .
Formation and Beginnings (2006-2007)
Forever the Sickest Kids' roots date back to the members' childhoods. Marc Stewart (guitar) and Kyle Burns (drums) are stepbrothers [ [http://foreverthesickestkids.fancorps.com/ The Forever the Sickest Kids Street Team] ] . Stewart met Kent Garrison (keyboard) in high school. Then, when Garrison went to college, he met up with Jonathan Cook (vocals) and Austin Bello (bass guitar). For a while, Turman and Bello played together and called themselves Been Bradley [ [http://www.myspace.com/beenbradley Been Bradley MySpace] ] , while everyone else from Forever the Sickest Kids played with The Flipside. In late 2006, both of those groups reached a creative standstill, and Forever the Sickest Kids was born.
PureVolume, lead singer Jonathan Cook accidentally spent $350 that the band didn't have to receive a front page placement of a song that they also didn't have. For this reason, they went into the studio and wrote "Hey Brittany", then recorded it with their producer Geoff Rockwell in a matter of days. Since it was first posted, "Hey Brittany" has garnered many Internet plays and triggered a bidding war among eight major labels. On April 24, 2007, Universal Motown emerged victorious, and released the band's "Television Off, Party On" EP on July 3. The releases of " The Sickest Warped Tour EP" and the " Hot Party Jamz EP" would soon follow.
The band supported
All Time Lowand The Rocket Summeron the 2008 Alternative Press tour from March 14th to May 2nd. The band played with Metro Station, The Cab, Danger Radio, and The Maine on their first headlining tour, and just finished up the 2008 Vans Warped Tour. They appeared on Late Night with Conan O'Brienon June 12, 2008. During one of the Warped Tour stops, they headed to Tokyo, Japanto perform at the annual Summer Sonic Festival. In late September, the band will undertake a brief headlining tour in the UK, after Cobra Starship, the original headliners, postponed their tour until February. The band will also be holding the Sassy Back tour throughout October and November 2008 with Cobra Starship, Hit the Lights, and Sing It Loud.
Punk Goes Crunk" (2008): "Contributed "Men in Black", originally by Will Smith
* [http://modlife.com/foreverthesickestkids/ Forever the Sickest Kids] at
* [http://www.purevolume.com/foreverthesickestkids Forever the Sickest Kids] at
* [http://foreverthesickestkids.buzznet.com/user/ Forever the Sickest Kids] at
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Forever the Sickest Kids — Chartplatzierungen (vorläufig) Vorlage:Infobox Chartplatzierungen/Wartung/vorläufige Chartplatzierung Erklärung der Daten Alben Underdog Alma Mater … Deutsch Wikipedia
The Sickest Warped Tour EP — Infobox Album Name = The Sickest Warped Tour EP Type = EP Artist = Forever the Sickest Kids Released = July 16, 2007 Recorded = Genre = Pop rock Length = 16:17 Label = Universal Motown Records Group Producer = Last album = Television Off, Party… … Wikipedia
The Crash Moderns — are an American power pop band based in New York City, consisting of Danny Roselle on Vox/ Guitar/ Synth, akaTRENT on Bass/Vox Mikey Vranek on Guitar, Vox, Keys and Paolo Dell Olio on Drums. In 2008 they released their debut album Good Night… … Wikipedia
The Universal Motown/Universal Republic Group — Universal Motown/Universal Republic Group (UMRG) Filiale de Fondé en 1999 Fondateur … Wikipédia en Français
The Bamboozle — For the teletext, see Bamboozle. For the film, see Bamboozled.infobox music festival music festival name = The Bamboozle caption = location = The parking lot of the Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. years active = 2003 present… … Wikipedia
The Maine (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = The Maine Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = Tempe, Arizona Instrument = Voice type = Genre = Pop punk, pop rock Occupation = Years active = 2007… … Wikipedia
The Rocket Summer — Infobox musical artist Name = Bryce Avary Img capt = Alternative Press Tour Img size = Background = solo singer Birth name = Stephen Bryce Avary Born = December 31, 1982 Died = Origin = Colleyville,Texas, United States Instrument = Guitar, Bass,… … Wikipedia
The Secret Handshake — Infobox musical artist Name = The Secret Handshake Img capt = Img size = Background = group or bandAlias = Origin = flagicon|USA Dallas, Texas, United States Instrument = Genre = Electronica Synthpunk Occupation = Years active = 2004 present… … Wikipedia
The Cab — Infobox musical artist Name = The Cab Img capt = Img size = 400 Landscape = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = Las Vegas, Nevada Instrument = Voice type = Genre = Pop rock, Soul, Alternative rock, Emo… … Wikipedia
We the Kings — Origin Bradenton, Florida Genres Pop punk, alternative rock, powerpop Years active 2005–present Label … Wikipedia