A Band Went On Tour And Claimed To Have A Huge Fanbase, But Then They Performed In Empty Venues

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For many musicians, an overseas tour is a massive deal. And as Los Angeles-based group Threatin traveled to the United Kingdom to play a number of gigs in November 2018, they may have seemed like a big draw. However, the rock troupe went on to perform at a series of empty venues…

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Rock band Threatin are fronted by Jered Threatin, who has been a resident of Los Angeles, California, since 2012. Upon his move to the Golden State, the aspiring star decided to build a band around himself, and to that end he began looking at a number of musicians.

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But there was a twist. After all, Jered’s official website describes him as “a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.” Why, then, would someone seemingly capable of striking out on their own be so keen to form a band? Well, the musician would explain his reasons in an interview in 2013.

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