Emerging Artist 'Building 429' Breaks Through

Author of Glory Define, Band's rough times paid off.
( [email protected] ) May 21, 2004 09:21 AM EDT

After three years of roughing it on the indie-rock road, the Building 429 guys now reside on easy street. (Well, not really… but it sure beats driving 16 hours in a van to play for 30 die-hard fans.) The band’s hard-edged style mixes seamlessly with its worshipful orientation. This style drew kudos from Sonicflood, who recently took Building 429 out on tour. Since the band recently garnered a No. 1 radio hit with “Glory Define,” its popularity is spreading. Here’s what vocalist-guitarist Jason Roy and guitarist Paul Bowden had to say about their new musical lives.