Holdfast. formed in 2011, consisting of brothers Tommy and Mikey and their cousin Charlie Maddocks. Growing up together, the rock trio from Colorado idolized artists such as U2, The Cure, and Arcade Fire. Their early days were spent in Charlie's basement, working on their live show for Fort Collins' FoCoMX. On February 25th, 2017, the Fort Collins-based trio released their first EP to a crowd of their closest friends and family members. In the summer of 2018, Holdfast. recorded their upcoming EP at The Blasting Room, while playing shows such as Bohemian Nights' NewWestFest. In addition to numerous performances in the Denver area, the band self-recorded a two-song record, titled "HERE.” On October 28th, 2018, the band released their second EP “Hard to Blame.” The band went on their first tour to play at NAMM 2019 in Anaheim in January.