Anti Social MediaAnti Social Media is a pop/rock band inspired by the warm sounds of the 60’s. Their mission is to revive the simple and happy spirits of bands such as The Beatles, which leads to an all new combination of the old and the modern.
Over 2 million viewers watched the moment when the band won Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 2015, the Danish national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest. As a result of their victory, the band will represent Denmark at this year's contest in Vienna.
Anti Social Media was considered one of the viewers' favourites at Dansk Melodi Grand Prix even though many of their competitors consisted of well-known and established artists and songwriters. Anti Social Media is all in all a new, young and fresh contributor to this year's Eurovision Song Contest.
Things you should know about Anti Social Media
What are the three most interesting aspects about your entry?
- That we are a band playing instruments.
- That we have a different style to others.
- Our joyful performance.
What are the three most impressive facts about you?
- We have only existed together as band for 3 months.
- Two of the members are only 19 years old.
- A bit of a fun-fact: we are actually active on social media! Despite our name..
Do you have a (lucky) routine before you go on stage?
A little drink of good old whisky, and warming up by jumping around to get the blood flowing!
Why is the Eurovision Song Contest important for you?
It's an amazing opportunity for a new band to have exposure to such a huge crowd - it's a great opportunity, a true honour, and a huge experience to participate.