On March 13, Underoath performed their first show in nearly three years. For original drummer Aaron Gillespie, it was his first time on stage with the band in seven years.
Over the weekend, UO performed at both Self-Help and So What?! festivals alongside numerous other acts, including A Day To Remember, Saosin and the Devil Wears Prada.
Various musicians throughout the scene have shared their approval of Underoath’s triumphant return. Head below to see what members of your favorite bands had to say.
Gillespie has been nominated for Best Drummer at this year APMAs. Cast your vote now!
The Beartooth dudes tell it like it is:
One thing every band in this music scene has in common, is that Underoath is way better than any of us ever will be.
— Beartooth (@BEARTOOTHband) March 21, 2016
We're just a bunch of happy dudes. pic.twitter.com/2MBLdk2inw
— Beartooth (@BEARTOOTHband) March 20, 2016
The Word Alive's Luke Holland and I See Stars' Devin Oliver were taken back to better times:
— Devin Oliver (@devinoliver) March 21, 2016
Telle Smith was STOKED:
FUCK @UnderoathBand is still the best band that has ever existed in our scene. Crowd is proof of it tonight. Don't let the go away again
— DARK MATTER TELLE (@tellesmith) March 21, 2016
Silent Planet got down just like the rest of us:
'68 opened Underoath's second show back:
— Josh Scogin (@thejoshscogin) March 17, 2016
The Devil Wears Prada drummer Daniel Williams loves Underoath just as much as we do:
Thanks for the shoutout, you great fellows @UnderoathBand.
— Daniel Williams (@xcadaverx) March 21, 2016
Seeing Underoath return to the stage was an important moment for Stray From The Path:
Underoath was unbelievable tonight. Been a long time since a band made me feel that way. Great day. Thanks @sowhatmusicfest for having us
— Stray From The Path (@strayfromdapath) March 21, 2016
Sky of Issues checked them out at Self-Help:
I'm about to! https://t.co/tJDEKmwKid
— Sky Acord (@Skyduck64) March 20, 2016