Celebrate Mothers Everywhere With A Special Thank You
Multi-platinum selling rockers SWITCHFOOT have shared a special “Thank You” to mothers everywhere in honor of Mothers’ Day this Sunday, May 14th. In the video Jon Foreman tells the story of “super hero mom” Madel at the CURE hospital in the Philippines, and thanks mothers everywhere for their unconditional love and support. He has also shared his own personal Mothers’ Day Story, as well as an acoustic video of “I Won’t Let You Go.” Additionally, the band is offering fans a free download of the track now through midnight PST on Sunday, May 14th.
SWITCHFOOT will be touring with LIFEHOUSE this summer for the first time ever on the “Looking For Summer” tour. The tour kicks off onJuly 23 at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver, CO and will run into the fall, culminating at The Masonic in San Francisco on September 10. Up-and-coming songstress Brynn Elliott will open every night of the tour. For additional information and a full list of upcoming dates, please see below or visit: www.LookingForSummerTour.com.
Formed in San Diego in 1996, SWITCHFOOT is Jon Foreman (vocals, guitar), Tim Foreman (bass), Jerome Fontamillas (keyboard, guitar),Drew Shirley (guitar), and Chad Butler (drums). Since their start, the band has sold over 5.7 million copies worldwide of their first nine studio albums (including their 2003 double-platinum breakthrough The Beautiful Letdown and 2009’s Grammy Award-winning Hello Hurricane), racked up a string of Alternative radio hit singles, and performed sold-out world tours with over 4 million concert tickets worldwide.
SWITCHFOOT released their latest album, Where The Light Shines Through, on July 8th, 2016 via Vanguard Records. Where The Light Shines Through is the band’s tenth album and the first since 2014’s highly acclaimed Fading West. The album was self-produced in collaboration with John Fields, who helmed the multi-platinum breakthrough The Beautiful Letdown.
Beyond their career achievements, SWITCHFOOT has also been active in a variety of philanthropic efforts, raising over a million dollars to aid kids in their community through the band’s own Bro-Am Foundation, a long-running annual benefit surf contest and concert that’s held every summer in Encinitas, CA. They’ve also maintained a deep commitment to a variety of humanitarian causes, lending their support to such worthy organizations as CURE International, DATA, the ONE Campaign, Habitat for Humanity, Invisible Children, and To Write Love on Her Arms.
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