Live in the Vineyard: A Great Big World Interview + “Say Something” (Video)

A Great Big World may just be one of the most heartfelt and inspiring bands currently on tour. Not to mention: energetic, quirky, fun, charming, talented.

The NY-based pop duo left us breathless — and picked up a Grammy in 2015 — with a string of rousing hits, including “Say Something” (with Christina Aguilera), “Already Home” and, most recently, the hug-ready “Hold Each Other.”

We are the voices of the underdogs.

Those fortunate to be at the Uptown Theater when A Great Big World swung through Napa were in for an unforgettable treat. The group powered through a lively, upbeat 25-minute set that had us on our feet from the opening beat.

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I caught up with Ian Axel (who may very well be proof that muppets exist) and Chad King at the Live in the Vineyard music festival. Watch the special Stark Insider video above to fund out about their creative process, challenges of writing hit songs, and… coconuts?!

A Great Big World continues to tour across the country. You can find their schedule here. Quick tip: go see this band live!

Watch: A Great Big World — Live in the Vineyard

Loni Stark
Loni Stark is an artist at Atelier Stark, self-professed foodie, and adventure travel seeker who has a lifelong passion for technology’s impact on business and creativity. She collaborates with Clinton Stark on video projects for Atelier Stark Films. It’s been said her laugh can be heard from San Jose all the way up to the Golden Gate Bridge. She makes no claims to super powers, although sushi is definitely her Kryptonite.