The group Augustana members are all from California where the band was originally formed. The band is made up of Dan Layus (Lead vocals, guitar, and piano), Chris Sachtleben (Lead Guitar and Mandolin), Jared Palomar (bass, Keyboards, and vocals) and Justin South (Drums). The group signed with Epic Records and released their first album entitled " All the Stars and Boulevards" which got them right in to the spotlight where they wanted to be. They have toured with the big names such as The Fray, Switchfoot, Goo Goo Dolls, and Counting Crows to name a few. They have also played in sold out clubs nationwide.
In 2006, the band headlined another tour with Vega 4. Their album shot up to the top of the charts with the success of their single "Boston". The band is planning to release another album before 2008 for their fans. They are giving their fans a taste of what they have been working on at their shows. So make sure to catch one of their shows to get a sneak peak of the work for their new album. If you want to know more about where you can see them, visit their official site at: http://www.augustanamusic.com/ . They also have many other entertaining things for you. They have pictures, music, news, bios, and even a merchandise store to get your favorite Augustana paraphernalia.
When Augustana releases their new album in 2008, you know for a fact they will blow up radio play and any music channel around. They are going to be bigger than ever in the next few years to come. So make sure to keep your eyes open for Augustana.
Augustana Songs. MP3 & Video
Boston Music Video