Tag Archives: Blue October
Posted on03. Jun, 2010 by AmyO.
Blue October has announced that they are continuing the Pick Up the Phone Tour this fall. Once again the purpose of this tour is to raise awareness for mental health and suicide prevention. The tour is being sponsored by To Write Love on Her Arms, PostSecret, 1-800-Suicide and Vet2Vet. You can learn more about these amazing [...]
Posted on03. May, 2010 by AmyO.
I’m so excited for these two new spotlights that we’ve posted today!!! Many of you know of my great love for Blue October. Along with my love for their music comes a deep apprecaition for the causes they support. May is Mental Health Awareness month and we’ve chosen to spotlight the organizations involved in Blue [...]
Posted on03. May, 2010 by AmyO.
As part of our May Charity of the Month spotlight we are having a fundraiser for Hopeline and To Write Love on Her Arms. We have a copy of Crazy Making that has been autographed by all the members of Blue October. Here is a brief description of Crazy Making- Okay, you asked for the book, [...]
Posted on14. Apr, 2010 by AmyO.
Those of you that have been reading our blog for a while are very aware of the fact that I’m a HUGE Blue October fan. Stephenie introduced me to their music through her playlists and the rest, as they say, is history. I’ve been very disappointed with the fact that they have not been any of [...]
Posted on03. Feb, 2010 by AmyO.
Last Fall we posted about Blue October’s Pick Up the Phone Tour and the importance of the causes it supports. Sadly that tour was cancelled (except for the Austin shows) due to Justin Furstenfeld’s hospitalization. Now Blue October is headed back out on the road for the 2010 Pick Up the Phone Tour. As with the [...]
Posted on17. Nov, 2009 by AmyO.
Last night multiple Twilight fansites were on the red carpet. TwilightMOMS was represented by Kara, who is currently headed home to the East Coast, so we will get her pictures and videos posted as soon as she gets home and gets some sleep. Here are a couple of clips from Kaleb Nation and the Twilight Facebook- [...]
Posted on04. Nov, 2009 by AmyO.
Once again I am humbled and awed by the Twilight fandom. It amazes me how whenever a call for help goes out the Twilight fandom is quick to reply. Last week we posted about collecting donations for a get well gift for Blue October and of course you all responded. I got giddy every time [...]
Posted on28. Oct, 2009 by AmyO.
Just a reminder that we are still taking donations for Mental Health Awareness in honor of Blue October. We will be accepting donations until Friday. Get all the details and donate here. Good news! If you had tickets to the Austin concerts they are still on! (Lucky!) See the announcement here.
Posted on23. Oct, 2009 by AmyO.
Some of you will remember my blog post about Blue October’s Pick Up the Phone tour. Sadly it was announced yesterday that the tour has been cancelled due to the lead singer of Blue October, Justin Furstenfeld, being hospitalized. The Pick Up The Phone Tour 2009 has been canceled due to the hospitalization of Justin Furstenfeld, [...]
Posted on26. Sep, 2009 by AmyO.
I know that when you all see Blue October in the subject line of one of my blog posts you expect to see a gushing, fangirly post but this is not my normal Blue October post. This is so much more important than my silly fangirly gushing. Blue October has announced the tour dates for [...]
Posted on06. Aug, 2009 by AmyO.
I know, I know… you’re sitting there reading this thinking “Why is there a post about a book written by Justin Furstenfeld on the TwilightMOMS blog?” There is a method to my madness (and a Twilight connection), I promise! I’m the first to admit that I will use any excuse to blog about Blue October. [...]
Posted on28. May, 2009 by AmyO.
I totally blame Stephenie Meyer for my Blue October obsession so this morning as I was checking to see if their new tour dates were posted yet I found this great link to a chat with Stephenie. Teen.com has video of Stephenie Meyer and Justin Furstenfeld chatting about their Breaking Dawn Concert Tour. They discuss how the tour [...]
Posted on08. May, 2009 by AmyO.
In this interview with Fuse TV Justin Furstenfeld of Blue October discusses his friendship with Stephenie Meyer and the Breaking Dawn tour. The interview also discusses Blue October’s new album, Approaching Normal, which contains My Never from Stephenie’s Breaking Dawn playlist. You can download My Never here. You can watch Stephenie talking about My Never here. [...]
Posted on27. Mar, 2009 by AmyO.
In an interview with Ogden’s Standard Examiner Justin Furstenfeld talks about his experience with the Breaking Dawn tour this past summer. “She called and asked my management if I would go, because some of my songs inspired her work,” Furstenfeld said. “We really bonded. Now we talk about once a week, and she comes out [...]
Posted on24. Mar, 2009 by AmyO.
Back in August when Stephenie Meyer published her Breaking Dawn Playlist one of the songs was not available yet because the CD hadn’t been released yet. The song is My Never by Blue October. Many of us were able to hear My Never when Justin Furstenfeld performed it at the Breaking Dawn concerts and have [...]
Posted on06. Jan, 2009 by Admin.
Blue October has announced that their new CD “Approaching Normal” will be released on March 24th, 2009. The CD will contain the single My Never, which Justin Furstenfeld performed during last year’s Breaking Dawn Concert Tour. Last summer, before recording began on the new album, Stephenie Meyer, the author of the Twilight saga of best-selling teen [...]