Jesse has been real busy for the past two weeks so we’ve been filming a lot of new drum covers. Playing covers can be pretty fun at best and apparently it goes both ways. Now, I’m not talking about Travis Barker making drum covers of our songs. But we have had some awesome covers of Shining Bright from some of you guys!
As we uploaded the video with the final master of the song on Friday, I also sent the Shining Bright single for release on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play and Deezer. Two days later and it’s already on iTunes! In fact it was there last night already.
The single contains both the original and acoustic versions of the song. In short the tracklist looks like this. […] Read more!
Like we yesterday promised the Official Acoustic video for Shining Bright is now out on YouTube. Hooray!
The video is basically the sequel to the original Music Video since it has the footage from the rest of the UMK competition right up until the final. I’m so glad Juho had the patience to carry that camera with him everywhere all the way through. The whole thing was definitely an experience to remember and now we have something to remind us. […] Read more!
We’ve been talking about the acoustic version of Shining Bright for some time. We actually had the song recorded about a month ago. We even played live a couple times. But as we found out UMK demanded our full attention and we couldn’t get it out earlier.
After it was all over I came to the realization that what we had was good but not quite good enough. I for example had recorded my main vocal parts in a bit of a hurry so I had to do those again with some more thought and concentration. […] Read more!
We played an acoustic set at the Kamppi Center in downtown Helsinki. It was amazing to see a lot of you people there. Thank you for coming! And thanks goes out to the people working for Kamppi for letting us play there. Hope we get to do it again sometime soon!