It takes most bands years to gain traction with the public. This is not the case for Fitz & the Tantrums. Within a week of meeting, they were playing their first gig. By their 10th show, they were in front of 8,000 people at the legendary Red Rocks Amphitheater. Keyboard player Jeremy Ruzumna tells the story of the band’s fortuitous meeting, its rocket ride to relative stardom, and having the gall to sonically branch off from a debut album that was so successful.