Iowa City, IA
BackDrop is a three-piece new alternative pop/rock group out of Iowa City, Iowa. By combining explosive instrumentals with incredibly catchy melodies and hooks, BackDrop has created a sound that successfully connects with listeners of all kinds. In an age of which thousands of bands exist, all making music to the best of their abilities, BackDrop understands the need to not only create great songs, but to also create strong, everlasting friendships with everyone that they can. Through these relationships, BackDrop allows their music to become evermore meaningful and relatable to those that listen, more so than an average band ever could.
With a high energy performance and the belief that nothing shows a band's musicianship better than great original songs, BackDrop has been entertaining thousands throughout the Midwest. On May 30, 2009, BackDrop released a five track EP. The album was recorded and produced by Chuck Macak of Electrowerks Music Production (Britney Spears) in January of 2009. By playing out often and promoting themselves to the fullest, BackDrop has become a prominent force within the Midwest music scene. With the release, continued promotion, and increased sales of their new album, it is clear that the band has no intention of slowing down anytime soon.
Approx. 300,000 Myspace plays
60,000 fans in two years.
1,000+ CD Sales
90+ Shows played in the past year.