The Astronomers

The Astronomers are the band you can’t help but root for. Led by frontman Michael Stensland and producer Ben Baker, the duo boasts a dynamic and energy-filled performance that blends pop, rock, and electronic elements, resulting in a sound that’s uniquely their own. Formed in 2019 and proudly independent the duo write, produce, mix, and master tracks from their home studio in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

Their music gained momentum in 2020 with the release of single “Overthinking,” which received support from top 40 radio station; 101.1 WIXX, hitting #1 on Christmas Eve of 2020. Subsequent singles “Bad Type” and “Hotel Rooms” also received full rotation status, with “Hotel Rooms” charting at #88 on US top 40 radio and hitting #1 on 101.1 WIXX.

The Astronomers began 2023 with their first headline tour across the Midwest in support of their debut album, The Occasion, culminating in performances on The Rock Boat XXII festival at sea. The festival, which set sail from Miami to the Dominican Republic, and the Bahamas saw The Astronomers playing alongside national acts American Authors, LIT, Neon Trees, followed by a summer West Coast tour.

Following the release of the first three singles from their fourth chapter of music, “Orange Afternoon”, “Last Call” and “Talk About It”. The Astronomers are set to head out on their largest tour yet with annoucment of their ‘Looking Forward’ fall 2023 tour.

With their undeniable talent, captivating live performances, and authentic sound, it’s only a matter of time before The Astronomers become household names.

Past Shows


Sep
9
th
2023
7th St Entry
Sep
9
th
2023
7th St Entry

The Astronomers

with Jady and Colin Bracewell
Jan
20
th
2023
7th St Entry
Jan
20
th
2023
7th St Entry

The Astronomers

with Colin Bracewell and Loon Booster

More Shows

Oct
26
th
7th St Entry

Delicate Steve

with Fran
Oct
16
th
Turf Club

Metalachi

Oct
2
nd
First Avenue

Juvenile and the 400 Degreez Band

Sep
13
th
The Fitzgerald Theater

The Cactus Blossoms

with Humbird