Denmark 2015 | ESC Reporter
Anti Social Media
- Created: 2014
- Selection: Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 2015
- Semi-final: 1
“The Way You Are”
- Music and lyrics: Remee S. Jackman
Formed in late 2014, Anti Social Media comprises of Philip Thornhill, Nikolaj Tøth, David Vang, and Emil Vissing.
The name of the band comes from the members looking at their phones and trying to think of a name for the group when they realized how “anti-social” they were being towards each other.Anti Social Media describe their musical genre as pop-rock and cite The Beatles as the inspiration for their Dansk Melodi Grand Prix entry, “The Way You Are.” Anti Social Media are currently signed to Danish label, RE:A:CH.
In 2014, Anti Social Media submitted their song, “The Way You Are” to the Danish selection, Dansk Melodi Grand Prix. In January 2015, Anti-Social Media were chosen from 687 acts to compete in the final of DMGP 2015.On February 7, Anti Social Media competed against nine other acts for the ticket to Vienna. Finishing in second place with the public vote and receiving top marks from the jury, Anti Social Media were declared the winners and Denmark’s representative for Eurovision 2015.