With influences ranging from Sabbath, Nirvana, Rush, to Idles, The Alive launched in California between surf & skate sessions in 2018. Performances include BottleRock’s main stage, Shaky Knees Atlanta, Wonderfront, Ohana Fest, Kelly Slater’s Wave Ranch, Boardmasters England, Aftershock, Louder than Life, Surfestival Chile with Jack Johnson & Bomba Stereo, WSL Pipeline Hawaii, and forever grateful to open Lollapalooza Chile 22’s main stage for Foo Fighters. Other highlights include support sets for Jimmy Eat World, The Hives, Taylor Hawkins’s Chevy Metal, Bastian recently played with Dave Grohl & Shane Hawkins, and Eddie Vedder fronted the band at Ohana 22.
Named one of Stab Magazine’s 30 Under 30 Culture Shifters of Tomorrow, The Alive has been featured in Whalebone Magazine, Surfline, Guitar Player, CNN, Fuel TV, Daily Mail UK, ABC, NPR, etc. The Alive are a BYOBottle artist committed to reducing single use plastics and have played benefits for Surfrider Foundation, Surfers Against Sewage in England, Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii, and Save the Waves to help protect our beaches and oceans.