Wherever ANTHEM Goes ……the party follows. ANTHEM is an explosive high-energy rock/power-pop experience; guaranteed to blow your mind…everytime. Taking over the world one stage at a time – ANTHEM has released 4 full length albums with Smash Mouth keyboardist/producer Mike Klooster while scoring several radio singles nationally and stateside . ‘We wanna be the first band on the moon’ states guitarist-vocalist and John Lennon Songwriting contest finalist Terry Coleman. ANTHEM is described as “The Rock Revolution” by the contemporary Rock press including Zero magazine and the East Bay Express. ANTHEM consists of the crazy-man antics of Lead guitarist/Lead vocalist Terry Coleman on stage right; Santa Cruz born Daniel Bailley on bass, vocals and stage left; and hawaiin native Doug English on the drums.
Thousands who have witnessed the ANTHEM spectacle often compare them to Lenny Kravitz, The White Stripes, Hendrix, Wolfmother, Radiohead,, Nirvana all rolled into one as well as a contemporary Zeppelin meets the Beatles. They‘ve shared the stage with over fifteen national acts including Dishwalla,, Avril Lavign, The Calling, Gin, Blossoms, Remy Zero, Collective Soul, Hootie and The Blowfish, Hawthorne Heights, Country Joe and The Fish, Angie Aparo and the Drowning Pool to name a few. The band has played over four hundred professional shows at such notable venues such as the Arco Arena, B.B. Kings in Hollywood, Stockton Arena, On the steps of the State Capitol, Magic Mountain, Stockton Ports Stadium, Whiskey a Go-Go, John Thurman Field and the Knitting Factory and have played to thousands live and over the radio. They have also been nominated and have won several awards and battle of the band contests nation wide.
Jim Phillips from the San Francisco Chronicle writes”Terry Coleman from ANTHEM whips the crowd into a frenzied excitement with each blistering riff. Playing behind his back, through his knees, and with his tongue, the performance left the crowd begging for more.” ANTHEM has appeared on television including Good Morning Sacramento, F.M.F. and On Demand, and their music has been featured in films, television and radio.. The band‘s latest full length release was produced by Michael Klooster – keyboardist from the rock band Smash Mouth. Klooster says ANTHEM is a “A hard working, straight forward, hard hitting power-trio that is dangerously good“. The Metro Daily Review calls the band‘s latest release “highly inventive“, ANTHEM; as a true rock entity, believes that the world is there for the taking. “Hello world, Meet ANTHEM“ writes journalist John McFarlane from Everyday Variety. He states; “If ANTHEM has their way, rock music will never be the same again“. Amen.