Here's an interview with Jonathan filmed and edited by Cara Donley that talks a bit about the split with Patrick and Rob, as well as the past and future of District 97. It also provides a nice look into Jonathan's day to day life and his roots.
Don't forget to vote for Jonathan in the Prog category of the 2016 Modern Drummer Readers Poll at http://www.moderndrummer.com/modern-drummer-2016-readers-poll-ballot/.
Our brand new video for "Snow Country" from in Vaults is now released! Check it out:
Prog Magazine's story about it is here: http://prog.teamrock.com/news/2015-08-12/district-97-issue-snow-country-video
Here's a sneak peek of our new video for "Snow Country," as featured on Drum Talk TV! It's comprised mostly of footage of Jonathan, but also features some footage of Jim and Patrick. Note the full video is not presented in this fashion, this is just a tease of some footage from the shoot
Here's a sneak peek at what you'll be hearing on In Vaults, out June 23rd!
Here's our complete set from the Double Door on 8/28: http://gigity.tv/event/99499/. D97's set starts right around the 1:34:00 mark. This was the first show of our Kickstarter Launch Tour, which continues next Tuesday in Louisville! Check the Shows page for complete details. The Kickstarter is now live at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1801575573/district-97s-3rd-studio-album
The full-length set from the 12/22/13 Double Door show in Chicago is available to stream at http://gigity.tv/event/12811/ . D97 starts at approximately 2:31:30.
Photographer Robert Martinez also took some very cool shots which can be seen at http://robmartinphotography.smugmug.com/Music/District-97-December-2013/
Here's an interview we did for morow.com during our stop in Belgium on our European Tour.
Our whole set from The Double Door in Chicago on Wednesday, December 19th is in streaming video at http://gigity.tv/event/630/. We're on at approximately 119:25, but check out Psychles (audio only) and Treehouse (video comes in halfway through), led by D97's Jim Tashjian, before that. If you have trouble playing the video, disable any ad blocking software you may have running.
We are very pleased to announce that our entire 90-minute performance from 2011's Rites of Spring Festival in Gettysburg, PA will be included as a FREE BONUS with the first 2000 copies of "Trouble With Machines". Release is scheduled for July 17th, and we'll have pre-order info soon so you can be sure to nab one of these first 2000. Here's a preview of "District 97-Live at Rites of Spring", our performance of the Genesis classic "Back in NYC".
Check out Leslie strutting her stuff on some Bonnie Raitt!