Archive for February, 2012


Eric Church “Chief”

Eric Church 2012 Tour

For those who don’t know, Eric Church is an American country music musician from North Carolina. His career began when he was signed to a publishing deal with Sony/ATV Tree Music Publishing. He began recording with varies producers, and though a couple lables decided to pass on Church, Capitol Nashville gained interest in him after he began working with producer Jay Joyce, and a record deal was developed. In 2006 he released the single “How ‘Bout You”, which peaked at #14 on Hot Country Songs. In addition, he release his debut album titled Sinners Like Me, proving to be widely successful.

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Foster The People 2012 Tour

It all started after Mark Foster, the founding member, graduated from high school in Cleveland and moved to his uncle’s in Sylmar, Los Angeles. He was 18 years old, looking to make a living playing music. He worked varies jobs and attended Hollywood parties in order to network with possible big shots. By the time he was 19, he was struggling with drug addiction and was falling away from the path he was pursuing. Finally, he said enough was enough and begain being production.

After several failed attampts at starting a band, the 22 year old Foster was contacted by Aftermath Entertainment about showcasing his musical talents. The event fell through, unfortunitly. For the next few years Mark Foster worked at a cafe, with lack of motivation. He landed a job in jingle writing, however, regaining his confidence in music. He would perform at venues, just him and his laptop, and that’s when he decided, once more, that he was in need of a band. Continue reading