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Genres: Pop Punk / Powerpop / Rock

Location: Dublin, VA

Stats: 44 fans / 2,752 plays / 8 plays today





4 tracks

Members: Ryan Turner, Jacob Roseberry, Kevin Hayes, Eric Gress

In southwest Virginia, the name August has been floating around on live-show flyers for longer than most bands have been in tune.

Augusts sound is pop-punk, indie rock, pop rock, new-school emo, powerpop, and sometimes acoustic. If you catch singer Eric Gress with an acoustic guitar, sitting on his porch in the early a.m. hours, you might even hear a Tim McGraw cover.

However, when playing with his bandmates, guitarist, Kevin Hayes, bassist, Jacob Roseberry, and drummer, Ryan Turner, its likely to sound like the newest band on the Vans Warped Tour.

The bands debut record, Throw Hope Out The Window, is a year and a half old now, and you'll rarely hear songs from the album during a live set. August has been busy writing new material. They're latest album,"Let's Start a Trend", was released August 2008. While most bands are adding a bulk of screams to attract the ever-growing hardcore scene, Gress has kept on singing. August songs are catchy, well written, relatable, and original.

Look out for more August news this year- its going to be the bands best yet.

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  • AprilSays said:
    Hey, I'm April. I recently started writing my own music on guitar. You can check it out at www.purevolume.com/heyapril Thanks! Nov 03
  • Cory said:
    ROCK ON HOMIES!!!! Hey get a show goin near pulaski man I cant get to blacksburg, I aint seen ya'll in a long damn time man. But yeah never really told ya but lets start a trend is an awesome cd man, keep pumpin em out ya'll and ya'll will go far trust me. Peace!! Oct 09
  • buffcheeks said:
    sweet tunes May 17
  • skindeep said:
    ahh ya\\you guys are wayy to much for me!.... Apr 10
  • Chloe182 said:
    you guys are really good. Mar 22
  • Chloe182 said:
    you guys are hella good. kudos to you. Mar 10
  • said:
    heyy guys im josh from Bro-sis sorry i couldn\'t get u the venue but if u guys still want i can check for another date cause im pretty I can get u tat venue! well peace! -josh! Jan 11

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