Introducing: Brighter Later

brighter later

Australian band, Brighter Later, who sprung fully formed into the consciousness of that country’s music scene, is the brainchild of front-woman Jaye Kranz. Together with her collaborators, Kranz has released the new single, “Brace”, the follow up to “The Wolves”, which featured on both PBS and Triple R as “Album of the Week”. Described by Chris Johnston of The Age as



“an unimaginably gorgeous song full of tiny moments”,

Brace was produced and recorded by Kranz in her home-studio, a converted Chruch in Melbourne’s west. Despite being a novice record producer, Kranz nonetheless jumped into the deep end with both feet, later saying,

“One of the advantages was not even having a rule book to throw out,”

The Band Brighter Later includes bass player Virginia Bott, who is also a long time collaborator with Kranz; programmer Patrick Dunn; and drummer Sean Albers. The track also features Simon Bailey (Pony Face), Shane O’Mara, Sean Albers, and Dan Marsh (Human Face) – with special guest string arrangements by electronic producer Ned Beckley (Lower Spectrum). The song was mixed and mastered by Andy Stewart at The Mill in Gippsland, Australia.

“Brace” is out now independently and through Gaga Digi and will be featured on the forthcoming second album due for release in 2015. For more information about Brighter Later, visit their website.

Check out “Brace”:

 

About the author

There’s a lot of music out there - good music. At Essentially Pop our remit is that we cover music that deserves to be heard, with a particular focus on independent artists. That doesn't mean we won't cover your old favourites - rather we hope to give you some new favourites as well.

We no longer accept unpaid PR agency work. We believe the creative arts have value, and this includes writing. As always, we will write about artists who contact us - or who we contact - for free - but we can no longer work free of charge for PR agencies. We work hard, we put in a lot of hours writing, and we ask that you respect that. Contact us for our very reasonable rates.

Follow us on: Twitter, Google+, Tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, Myspace, Facebook, Spotify, Youtube. Drop us an email on hello@essesntiallypop.com

Leave a Reply

Please help us with running costs – donate here

%d bloggers like this: