Former Champions are an electro rock band based out of Richmond, Virginia. Their music showcases vocal lead compositions intermixed with an array of instrumentally driven electronic pieces. A sonic blend of synthesized keys mixed with sub-bass, distorted guitar, harmonized vocals, samples, and a multitude of drums, cymbals and percussion combine to create what the band describes as “street music.” 2013 learns to be a exciting year for Former Champions as they release their second album, Special Fx Machine, and continue hitting the road with a heavy tour schedule including appearances at several festival across the country. Former Champions have shared the stage with Lotus, The New Deal, Conspirator, EOTO, Perpetual Groove, Papadosio, Dopapod, and many others. Keep your eyes out for Former Champions, as they put the pedal to the metal with the destination of Front Porch Fest on the horizon.