Hailing from San Diego, CA, THE MATERIAL has catapulted into the national limelight of up-and-coming bands. With their debut EP release “Tomorrow,” THE MATERIAL has effectively attracted attention from multiple media outlets including television, Internet, radio, and even video games. Fans of THE MATERIAL have made their presence known by making them the number one unsigned band in San Diego on Myspace’s music polls. They also voted for THE MATERIAL to perform live on MTV2’s Dew Circuit Breakout—triumphing against 4,000 bands nationwide. For fans of ANBERLIN, CIRCA SURVIVE and FLY LEAF, THE MATERIAL is simply irresistible.Marketing Points
• THE MATERIAL gained national attention with their recent live performances on MTV2, and is an MTV2 on the Rise artist. Their video for “Truth About Reality” is on rotation on MTV2.
• Their single, “Moving to Seattle,” can be downloaded on the hit video game ROCK BAND. Sales of the song have exceeded 100,000 units to date.
• THE MATERIAL recently completed three successful nationwide tours during summer 2008. They have appeared with JIMMY EAT WORLD, RED JUMPSUIT APPARATUS, MY AMERICAN HEART, and more.
• Current marketing strategies for THE MATERIAL include front page presence on PureVolume.com, AbsolutePunk.com, SmartPunk.com, and other prominent music based websites, editorials and features in ALTERNATIVE PRESS MAGAZINE, and promotion on MTV2. http://www.myspace.com/thematerial