The Run Up is a west coast based trio that plays melodic rock originals and popular covers. The sound is energetic yet controlled, featuring 3 part harmonies and an intricate rhythm section. Led by brothers Aaron and Daniel Sion, the group performs with a versatile network of diverse musicians, making each performance unique. 


The band also features an acoustic setup, perfect for private engagements, coffeeshops, wineries, and other intimate venues. 


Since 2009, The Run Up (previously known as CRUSH) has performed over 450 shows nation-wide, in cities including NYC, LA, SF, Seattle, Portland, Reno, Sacramento, and more. 


In 2018, the original song “Make It” was included on 3 national television networks (MTV, CMT, and Freeform TV). The song also received regional radio airplay.