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The Astronomers

Music
Friday, September 10
8 pm
Memorial Union | Terrace
Cost: Free
The Astronomers are comprised of Fond du Lac natives Ben Baker and Michael Stensland.


Following local success with their debut single “All In,” The Astronomers, comprised of Fond du Lac natives Ben Baker and Michael Stensland, released their debut EP “Sinking Ships & Story Tales” on July 3, 2020, continuing to draw attention to the duo. Their subsequent single, “Overthinking,” received substantial play on Wisconsin radio stations, including 101-FM WIXX, bringing their music to new audiences and growing their fan base.

In recent months, the duo’s audience has grown significantly on social media platforms Twitter and Instagram, broadening their influence on their genre of music. The Astronomers released their highly-anticipated sophomore EP “Guess It’s Just Life” on April 23 with lead track “Casita,” radio hit “Overthinking,” and title track “Guess It’s Just Life.”


Following local success with their debut single “All In,” The Astronomers, comprised of Fond du Lac natives Ben Baker and Michael Stensland, released their debut EP “Sinking Ships & Story Tales” on July 3, 2020, continuing to draw attention to the duo. Their subsequent single, “Overthinking,” received substantial play on Wisconsin radio stations, including 101-FM WIXX, bringing their music to new audiences and growing their fan base.

In recent months, the duo’s audience has grown significantly on social media platforms Twitter and Instagram, broadening their influence on their genre of music. The Astronomers released their highly-anticipated sophomore EP “Guess It’s Just Life” on April 23 with lead track “Casita,” radio hit “Overthinking,” and title track “Guess It’s Just Life.”

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