“A call to action for the future. Declaring “this is step one of 10,000,” frontman Cameron Lavi-Jones pulls off what every punk band thinks they’re doing, but few actually are. It’s that rarest of beasts, actually sighted: art as activism. Of course it doesn’t hurt that the song itself is dope as all getout. With a serious intensity, the combustible hook bursts like a molotov cocktail out your speakers.”
Each member of King Youngblood either has a direct experience with mental illness or has a family member, classmate or friend who is impacted. That's why the band launched HOLD YOUR CROWN, a project that focuses on breaking the stigma that many young people face when they live with a mental illness.
We want them to know that they are not alone and that help is always available.