Members: Jesse, Keenan, TJ, Matt, Steve
Hopes High is a young talented group of musicians that is beginning to realize their potential in the music world. Their first album is self titled and contains 10 original songs. They characterized their music as pop/rock. If you listen carefully to their music youll notice that it has some similar characteristics of bands like Reliant K, The Starting Line, Something Corporate, and The All American Rejects. Their songs contain lyrics based on real life situations that are easy to relate to.
Band members include Jesse Weidner(vocals/guitar), Keenan Hall(guitar), Steve Tippeconnic(drums), Matt Mark(guitar), and TJ Barnhart(bass). They have all grown up in State College, PA where they are currently rocking the music scene.
They were founded by Charley Kelley a music producer from Nashville, TN. Charlie received a Grammy nomination for Best Polka Album in 2003 from working with Lynn Marie and producing her album. Their album was recorded in Nashville, TN at Omni Sound Studios and produced by Charlie Kelley at Donelson Ranch.