Classic Q101 interview with AWOLNATION at the 2011 Q101 Jamboree
Back in the day, Tim Virgin was the big wig, king rootin’ tootin’ here at Q101.
Tim’s a great guy and he did a stellar job of interviewing AWOLNATION below.
Awolnation (usually stylized as AWOLNATION) is an American electronic rock band, formed and fronted by Aaron Bruno, formerly of Under the Influence of Giants, Home Town Hero, and Insurgence. The band is signed to Red Bull Records, and their first EP, Back from Earth, was released on iTunes on May 18, 2010. They released their first studio album, Megalithic Symphony, on March 15, 2011; it featured their most notable hit, “Sail”, which peaked at #17 on the Billboard Hot 100, #4 on the Billboard Rock Songs chart, and #5 on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart. The song has been certified 6× platinum by the RIAA and has sold 5,500,000 copies in the United States. As of February 29, 2016, the album has been certified platinum.
The band’s second studio album, Run, was released on March 17, 2015.