“Switchfoot” is defined as ‘surfers changing footing on a board to get a new perspective’. It also defines the positive energy of this Grammy Award winning alternative rock band, each an avid surfer from San Diego, CA. Their energized shows and uplifting songs transforms lead singer Jon Foreman from rocking the stage to engaging out in the audience. In this episode, the band performs their 2003 hit song, “Dare You to Move” and many other epic tunes. Jon Foreman reveals the journey of this band leading up to their most recent album and documentary, “Fading West”.

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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.

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On Tour airs on WHYY-TV Thursdays at 9 p.m. and Sundays at noon.

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