Nov 12, 2010
The Asteroids Galaxy Tour
The Asteroids Galaxy Tour are a Danish alternative pop band consisting of vocalist Mette Lindberg and producer Lars Iversen. When performing live the band extends to a six-piece with horn section, featuring Miloud Carl Sabri (trumpet), Sven Meinild ( saxophone ), Mads Brinch Nielsen (guitar), and Rasmus Valldorf (drums). Lars Iversen is the primary songwriter and producer. Formed in 2008, the band are based in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Their debut single, "The Sun Ain't Shining No More", was released on September 15, 2008 on their own 'Small Giants' label. The band is perhaps best known for their single "Around the Bend", which was used in an Apple iPod touch commercial starting in September 2008, and was released as a single in December 2008.
The band supported Katy Perry on several sold out dates for her summer 2009 European tour. Katy became a fan when she went to see the band play live in Chicago in the spring of 2009, also blogging about them on her website.