1. Introducing Listener
Listener started out in 2002 and consists of 3 members; Dan sings and plays bass,
Kriss is on drums and Jon works the guitar (I Am Listener, 2016).
The band aims to create a new genre, the spoken word punk rock. They write
touching poetry and give it a rough edge by adding guitar and drums.
Listener conducts themselves under a no nonsense policy, focusing entirely on the
music, with the belief all the fuss around it is superfluous. ‘We are just three normal
guys who love to make and share our music with the world, we are no different than
any of you.’ (I Am Listener, 2016)
2.1 General launch description
This event not only celebrates the launch of the new album but it is also the kick off
for Listeners first Australian tour! The goal of this event is to introduce the Australian
media to Listener and their new album. During the event Listener will perform tracks
from their newest album - songs not yet performed in front of any audience. Guests
will receive an exclusive opportunity to hear these new incredible songs first.
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