The Holdup is a San Jose, CA quartet with a unique sound, incorporating elements of Hip-Hop, Indie, Reggae and Pop. The group formed in early 2008 when drummer Danny Flores and vocalist Mike Garmany recruited bassist Kyle Christensen and DJ/Manager Clev Stiles. On December, the group will release their 5th studio album in 5 years.
The Holdup, is back with yet another full length studio album Fool’s Gold Part I which is part of a multi-part album series scheduled to release in sequence beginning with Part I. Fool’s Gold Part I, the band’s highly anticipated fifth full length studio album is set to release Friday December 6th 2013.
The album will include the singles “IHTST”, “Older”, “End of Time” and a cover of the 90’s hit song “How’s It Gonna Be” by fellow Bay Area neighbors Third Eye Blind.
The band unveiled the music video to the first single IHTST which is currently available on iTunes and can be viewed below. Fool’s Gold Part I CD Release Show will be on December 7th at The Catalyst Club in Santa Cruz, CA. With most albums being released on Tuesdays, The Holdup will release their album on a Friday, Dec 6th, followed by their release party on Dec 7th.
Stay tuned for more updates as they’re made available to us – Check the links & video below & let us know your thoughts!
The Holdup Links:
The Holdup MP3 Massive (FREE MP3)
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Article By: Mike Patti
Watch: The Holdup – “IHTST”