Hailing from East Stroudsburg, PA, The Brightlife is an up and coming 5 piece rock band, who manage to create a fresh blend of guitar driven pop melodies that are accompanied by synth and piano. The undeniable combination of catchy music and heart warming vocals is what will leave your ears pleased and begging for more. This group, whose ages range from 18 to 24 years old, utilize their unique personas and artistic desire to deliver a positive message that's packaged with unforgettable tunes. "I think the thing that drives us to make music, is that we all would like to make people feel better," admits bassist Haamid Dash. "That's kind of where the meaning behind our name, The Brightlife comes from. We want people to listen to our music and put them in a better mood. You know, have it brighten their day, their week, or hopefully...their life."
However, having catchy music isn't the least of The Brightlife. In addition to being a devoted and hard working band, they also take pride in their high energy live show experience. "I always love going to shows and seeing bands that move around on stage", explains guitarist Jerry Powell. "If I can see that their rocking out and having fun, then I know that they're enjoying themselves and that means I'm enjoying myself as well." The Brightlife wants each member of the audience to feel this way whenever they play live.
After releasing their debut Ep, "Ready To Explode", The Brightlife built a loyal fan base through local, regional, and national recognition. Having been seen and featured in outlets such as Alternative Press Magazine, PureVolume, SmartPunk, The Daily Chorus, and AbsolutePunk, the band is ready to take the country by storm with their next EP. Working with producer Paul Leavitt(All Time Low, Circa Survive), The Brightlife is beginning to grow into a more mature rock pop sound. Critics and fans alike have already compared them to the more successful underground artists(Boys Like Girls, Mae, Motion City Soundtrack, Paramore, The Maine, & Forever the Sickest Kids).
Their attitude and overall character pushes them to continue to book shows, record more songs, and bring the best live performances to their fans. In the past, the band has played in various types of venues and events including the ever growing summer musical festival, The Vans Warped Tour. Being no strangers to sharing the stage with well established bands in front of large crowds, The Brightlife plans to continue this trend with more touring, music, and unwavering passion. Make sure to keep an eye out for this band in the future!