Thriving Ivory: Aidin Vaziri | The first time Thriving Ivory’s video for “Angels on the Moon” appeared on VH1, Scott Jason was unimpressed. “I was at my girlfriend’s house sleeping with the dog, and she started screaming from the other room for me to get out of bed,” the San Francisco band’s pianist and chief songwriter recalls. “But I had already seen the video a million times on the computer and just wanted to go back to bed, so it was kind of anticlimactic.” His attitude has changed since. The cable giant has selected Thriving Ivory as one of its You Oughta Know acts, an honor previously bestowed on the likes of James Blunt, Leona Lewis and Amy Winehouse. The group spent most of the summer playing sold-out shows across the country. “When that happened, things started to pick up full speed,” Jason says. Continue reading.