“Mark my words...these kids are going places. Bless whoever gets them first.”
– Chris Marquez, Hyde Street Studios
Based in Palo Alto, CA
Founded in 2019
Genre: Pop / Rock / Indie
Gear up for a new generation of Trans-Atlantic Rock. Hailing from Palo Alto, California and Stanford University is Pass By Catastrophe. Comprised of singer Dexter Simpson, multi-instrumentalist Zach Plante, drummer Sam Silverman, and guitarist/songwriter Max Kilberg, the band has its sights set on success. Founded in 2019, they have already established themselves as one of the top bands on campus and have begun expanding their influence outside the Bay Area. Aiming to bring rock music back into the mainstream public consciousness, Pass By Catastrophe released its self-titled debut EP (Recorded at the historic Hyde Street Studios in San Francisco) in October 2019 to a wave of excitement and anticipation.