Genre: Pop Punk/Alternative
Location: Tampa, FL
FFO: All Time Low, A Day To Remember, I The Mighty, Broadway, and Mayday Parade.
Up From Here is a pop punk band from Tampa, Florida composed of lead vocalist and guitarist Danny Anderson, guitarist Tyler Houser, bassist Bern Mustian, and drummer Alex Boeving. Initially conceived as an acoustic duo in 2014, Up From Here became a full pop punk band in January of 2015.
In 2015 Up From Here released two demos. Their first demo, ‘Left Behind’ consists of 5 tracks and was released on June 2nd, 2015. Within the first few months of the release, Up From Here succeeded to sell over 500 copies of ‘Left Behind’ by themselves. Their second demo, ‘Taking Chances’ consists of 3 tracks and was released on September 22nd, 2015. Both releases were recorded, mixed, and mastered by Brian Watkins at Vanadium Recordings.
Up From Here frequently plays in the Tampa area, as well as touring across the country. They were selected as one of the five winners of Ernie Ball’s Warped Tour Battle Of The Bands 2015 competition for the St. Petersburg date.
In 2016 they shared the stage with Hawthorne Heights, The Ataris, Handguns, Norma Jean, Johnny Craig, Famous Last Words, I Set My Friends On Fire, Set It Off, Ice Nine Kills, Secrets, Blood On The Dance Floor, as well as many others, in addition to making their first two tours. They released their first studio EP, ‘Better Ways To Escape,’ recorded and produced by Lee Dyess at Earthsound Recordings, on June 11th, 2016.
In 2017 they have shared the stage with I See Stars and Free Throw as well as making another trip across the east coast of the USA. They played the Vans Warped Tour 2017 in St Petersburg after being the one winner of the Ernie Ball PLAY Warped Tour for the selected date.