Dan Reynolds and Andrew Tolman started the band Imagine Dragons back in 2008 while attending Bringham University.
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Coldplay: Inspiring Stories About Famous Musicians and Bands Who Started to Perform in College
Coldplay was formed between 1996 and 1998 at University College London. The founding members Chris Martin and Jonny Buckland met each other during their first week of school.
Queen: Inspiring Stories About Famous Musicians and Bands Who Started to Perform in College
Queen is probably the world’s biggest and most successful band of all time, but they too had small beginnings.
Korn: Inspiring Stories About Famous Musicians and Bands Who Started to Perform in College
One of the world’s biggest Nu-metal bands, Korn, started out when they were just a couple of kids in high school.
The Doors: Inspiring Stories About Famous Musicians and Bands Who Started to Perform in College
One of the most iconic and influential bands of the late 1960s is The Doors. It all began in the halls of UCLA where Jim Morrison and Ray Manzarek were studying Film and Theatre.
Papa Joe DeMaio: How He Rediscovered His Love of Music
Papa Joe DeMaio is a musician who lost his way quite a few years back. Eventually, he rediscovered his love of music and that put him back on track. He wrote to us explaining his journey and we were very excited and happy to hear that one of our articles helped him to get back […]
Musician Physicians: The Connection Between Music and Medicine
Music, like a good doctor, can heal. It connects with people like a therapeutic touch or talk, and both music and medicine involve an intimate human connection.
Joe Altier: Self-Made Man
Just Joe moves past Brand New Sin to solo piano singer songwriter
Bill Abernathy: Topping the Charts, Later
Bill Abernathy, 56, has been writing songs and playing guitar for most of his life, though it’s rarely been his focus. Today, with two grown children and a well-established career as a logistics expert for a large multi-national company, Abernathy has reached the top of Reverbnation’s Americana chart with his very first album, Changes.
Jason Matthews Fulfills His Dream of Being a Hit Songwriter
Jason Matthews moved to Nashville in 1995 to follow his dream of becoming a songwriter. His first big hit was “That’s Just Jesse” recorded by Kevin Denney in 2000. Today, Matthews is a full-time songwriter for Warner/Chappell and has written hit songs for many big name artists, including Billy Currington’s recording of “Must Be Doin’ Somethin’ Right,” Luke Bryan’s “Muckalee Creek Water,” and Trace Adkins’ “Tough People Do.”