Injured SXSW Fan Treated To Private Hospital Room Show

A teen fan wasn't able to go see one of her favorite bands, after being injured in an accident, so the band came to her instead

Live performances don’t get much more heartfelt and intimate than this.

Members of the band Jared & The Mill played a set Saturday afternoon in the hospital room of one of their fans, 18-year-old Mason Endres, who was injured in a car accident at SXSW on Thursday. Because of the accident, Endres wasn’t able to attend the performance of the band, so the band decided to pay her a special visit.

“We played the songs she wanted to hear,” the band’s singer, Jared Kolesar, 23, told Mashable. “It was a very heavy feeling in the room because of everything she has been through — heavy and inspiring.Her parents were really emotional. She’s just as much our friend as she is our fan.”

Mason said in an interview that she plans to get Jared & The Mill lyrics tattooed on her when she’s well.

“I think the pure excitement of everything has gotten me through today,” Mason said Saturday. “I felt better than I ever imagined I thought I would feel in a hospital.”

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