The Hold Steady
The Hold Steady is an American indie rock band that was formed in 2003 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Currently based in Brooklyn, New York, the band consists of Craig Finn on vocals and guitar, Tad Kubler on lead guitar, Galen Polivka on bass, Franz Nicolay on keyboards, Bobby Drake on drums, and Steve Selvidge on guitar.
Known for their energetic live performances and unique storytelling lyrics, The Hold Steady has gained a dedicated fanbase over the years. Their music blends elements of punk rock with classic rock influences to create a sound that is both nostalgic and fresh.
With their catchy hooks and anthemic choruses, The Hold Steady's songs often explore themes of youth culture, love, religion, and redemption. Their albums have received critical acclaim and they continue to tour extensively around the world.