Watch Fireworks Perform "Run, Brother, Run" Acoustic

Detroit-based pop-punk band Fireworks are the subject of photographer Ryan Russell's latest "Nervous Energies" video session.

The song, "Run, Brother, Run," is taken from the band's newest album Oh, Common Life, which was released March 25th.

Composed of vocalist David Mackinder, lead guitarist Brett Jones, guitarist Chris Mojan, bassist Kyle O'Neil and keyboardist Adam Mercer, Fireworks is a band filled with electric personalities and endless influences.

Fireworks began in 2005 in the Metro Detroit area of Michigan and were singed in 2008 by the well-known independent label, Triple Crown Records. The band has shared the stage with acts such as New Found Glory, Saves The Day, The Starting Line, All Time Low and more.

Watch the performance below:

Fireworks is currently touring North America with The Wonder Years, Real Friends, Citizen and Modern Baseball. View tour dates below:

  • 3/28/14 - Summit Music Hall - Denver, CO
  • 3/29/14 - Diamond Ballroom - Oklahoma City, OK
  • 3/30/14 - The Door - Dallas, TX
  • 3/31/14 - White Rabbit - San Antonio, TX
  • 4/1/14 - Warehouse Live - Houston, TX
  • 4/2/14 - House of Blues - New Orleans, LA
  • 4/4/14 - The Orpheum - Tampa, FL
  • 4/5/14 - Roc Bar - Jacksonville, FL
  • 4/6/14 - Culture Room - Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • 4/7/14 - The Beacham - Orlando, FL
  • 4/9/14 - The Masquerade - Atlanta, GA
  • 4/10/14 - Greene Street Club- Greensboro, NC
  • 4/11/14 - The National- Richmond, VA
  • 4/12/14 - Electric Factory - Philadelphia, PA
  • 4/13/14 - Sound Stage - Baltimore, MD
  • 4/15/14 - The Palladium - Worcester, MA
  • 4/16/14 - Phoenix Concert Theatre - Toronto, ON
  • 4/17/14 - Best Buy Theater - New York, NY

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Acoustic Nation

Acoustic Nation is written by Laura B. Whitmore, a music industry marketing veteran, music journalist and editor, who has contributed to, Guitar World, and others. She has interviewed hundreds of musicians and hosts the She Rocks Podcast. As the founder of the Women’s International Music Network, she advocates for women in the music industry and produces the annual She Rocks Awards. She is the Senior Vice President of Marketing for Positive Grid, making the world safe for guitar exploration everywhere! A guitarist and singer/songwriter, Laura is currently co-writing an album of pop songs that empower and energize girls.