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NEWS & UPDATES
March 2, 2014
On February 22nd, 2 Taks Back played at the Sam Ash Music Store in Indianapolis with 9 other bands to raise money for the "Angels and Doves program," a program aimed at stopping "bullying" in schools. If you would like to donate to Angels and Doves, please click on the "stop bullying" link above or click here.
2 Taks Back will be playing with several other bands at "Radio Radio" in Indianapolis on March 8th, 2014. Each band will be playing 3 songs. Come watch the band. The band is expected to take stage at 12:30 a.m.
January 21, 2014
2 Taks Back would like you to help stop "bullying" in schools. Click HERE or the above link to make a difference. Thanks!!
January 5, 2014
The band wishes everyone a "Happy New Year!" The band is excited about 2014, and hopes to be on stage a lot this year.
In October the band finished their 4 song EP titled "Downtown," and it can now be purchased on CDBaby. You can click on this link to get there: Click Here to purchase
Since the release of their 4 song EP, lead guitarist Mike Shelton left the band to pursue other interests. The band thanks Mike for his outstanding work on their 4 song EP, and wishes him success in the future.
Replacing Mike Shelton is Andy Frantz. Andy has extensive experience on the guitar and last played with a band called Black Cactus in Indiana. The band is excited to have Andy and looks forward to playing with him on stage as well as recording with him on their next CD.
Keep in touch with the band. They're looking forward to a very productive year.
October 5, 2013
2 Taks Back has been recording for their 2nd CD. Four songs have been recently completed, and the band hopes to finish their second CD by years end.
The band will be playing at Walbash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana on Saturday, October 12 at 4:30 p.m.
August 6, 2013
2 Taks Back welcomes Mike Shelton and Todd Brown to the band. Mike Shelton plays rhythm and lead guitar while Todd Brown plays piano/keyboard. Both Mike and Todd bring extensive experience to the band. The band is excited about their next CD, and they will begin recording very soon.
Make sure you check 2 Taks Back out during Battle of the Bands at the 8 Second Saloon in Indianapolis, Indiana on August 9th, 2013.
Also, make sure you attend the Indianapolis Labor Fest on August 31, 2013. This event will be held downtown Indianapolis and 2 Taks Back will kick this event off at 11:00 a.m. Come watch and meet the band!
June 2, 2013
The band was busy during the month of May. While the band continued to record, the band also recently played at Birdy's Bar & Grill and the Melody Inn, both located in Indianapolis.
Pictures and videos from the venues can be found on this site as well as 2 Taks Back Facebook site.
On June 7th, 2 Taks Back will perform for the American Cancer Society "Relay For Life" at Pendleton, Indiana High School. The band is excited about playing for a great cause.
April 14, 2013
Recently 2 Taks Back was one of 5 bands out of over 100 bands picked to compete in a Battle of the Bands contest for Miller-Coors Amber Lager Launch Party. Indianapolis radio station X103 was there to host the event. Also Q95 radio station was there to support the event as well.
Don't forget to come watch 2 Taks Back perform on May 25th at Melody Inn in Indianapolis.
April 6, 2013
The band wants you to come check them out on Saturday, May 25th, 2013. The band will be playing at the historic Melody Inn in Indianapols, Indiana. They are excited about playing on Indianapolis 500 race weekend, so if you are coming in town for the race, make sure you check the band out the night before!
March 8, 2013
2 Taks back is now recording for their 2nd CD. "Gonna Lose Your Crown" should be ready for the CD shortly.
January 26, 2013
The band is back practicing again after a long lay off from the holidays! Also, the band is excited in welcoming 2 new band members:
1. Paul Myhre, bass guitar
2. Orion Bell, Keyboard
Additionally, Mike Chandler, one of the original members, is also back with the band.
The band is excited about their next CD and has already started to record.
Check back in with this site to keep updated with the progress of 2 Taks Back!
October 20, 2012
Nick DeRiso has completed a music review of 2 Taks Back and has posted that on his website "Something Else." Click on this link to read his review of the band:
August 15, 2012
Great news for the band and their fans! The band has finished their CD and it can now be purchased and downloaded.
Click the Music link above and puchase the CD. The band thanks their fans, family and friends for making this happen!
2 Taks Back wants you to know that they will start working on their 2nd CD very soon. Check back for updates..........now go purchase their debut CD!!!
July 11, 2012
On July 6, 2012, 2 Taks Back was invited to play at a birthday party for James Kennedy, son of Tess Dunlap. Tess is the wife of drummer Chris Dunlap. Delayed Flight, another band out of Indianapolis also played at the party.
While the outside temperatures were blazing at playing time (95 degree), this didn't stop the bands from playing many of their original songs. Check out the pictures on the PHOTOS page.
Two Taks Back is close to releasing their first CD, recording all accomplished by the band. The CD will be released on CD BABY.com and the band will keep you updated. Stay tuned!!!
June 26, 2012
It's been a while since an update, so the band wanted you to know what was happening! 2 Taks Back currently is recording their last two songs for the CD. When finished, a CD will more than likely be put on CDBABY.COM for sale.
In the future, the band is hoping their website will have the capability to allow for comments from their fans. 2 Taks Back does have a facebook page, but currently there is not much information, so check back here once in while to keep your eye on any progress and updates.
We'll keep you posted on the near future CD that will be coming soon!
Mar. 11, 2012
The band has finished "Take Your Time" and "A Little Thing." Check out the music page and take a listen! Give the band some feedback by emailling them!
Mar. 6, 2012
The band is still recording! They plan to record this weekend, working on "Take Your Time," and "A Little Thing." The band hopes to sell their first CD by summers end, or earlier. We'll keep you posted! Keep rocking!
Feb. 20, 2012
"Don't You Touch My Girl" is finished. Take a listen. More songs are sure to come soon. The band anticipates a couple more songs in the next 4 weeks. Stayed tuned!
Feb. 19, 2012
"Losing You Again" was finished over the weekend and has been posted on the Music page. Take a listen. A lot of people are excited about this song. The song "Don't You Touch My Girl" should be coming out very soon.
Feb. 05, 2012
The band expects two more songs to be out by the end of February. Recording as already started on "Don't you touch my girl," and "Losing you again."
Jan. 24, 2012
Because of the holidays, the band was a little behind schedule...however "I'll be the One" and "Dark Side" have been recorded. "Don't You Touch My Girl" will be recorded in February.
Oct. 19, 2011
The band is continuing to record. On October 15, they met to start work on "I'll be the One" and "The Dark Side." They hope to have these completed by November 5th.