Hate Me? Blue October Plays Bogart's

Do you remember that summer, way back in 2006, when you couldn't turn on the radio without hearing Justin Furstenfeld's raspy voice belting out Blue October's biggest hits, “Hate Me” and “Into the Ocean?” The band rode a predictable wave of popularity that swelled with Song of the Summer status and then crashed into the rocks of listener fatigue, mediocrity, and struggles with mental health and addiction.