We’re all familiar with movements like Movember. They’re awesome and newsworthy because they help raise awareness about important health issues. But, long before there were efforts like this, we were inspired to create a movement of our own that was centered around the upcoming release from Tampa’s Underoath entitled Lost In The Sound of Separation. We called it Septembeard.
The idea behind Septembeard was simple. Since we knew that most of Underoath’s fans were males ranging between the ages of 18 and 24, we sought to create a movement that would give those fans the opportunity to put their beards on display to the world. From August 1st, 2008 until the album’s release date (September 2nd), we encouraged fans to give up shaving and release their facial hair into the wild. We even enlisted the help of all five members of … Read More »