Orlando, FL - February 12th, 2014 - The pop trio, known as Before You Exit, have exclusively released their video for hit single, "Soldier", on RadioDisney.com, here: http://bit.ly/1eUjkH1. Directed by Martin and Oscar Ubilluz from MU2 Productions, the band tells us ""Ever since this song came out we have received some of the most amazing and heartfelt letters telling us how this song has truly affected and changed people's lives. Some would say how they were going through hard times at home or at school and just listening to "Soldier" reminded them that there is hope. This song and video mean so much to us and we really hope it does to others too."
The band has also announced Plug In Stereo as direct support for their upcoming The Dangerous Tour starting in Raleigh, NC on March 18th. The band released their new EP, I Like That, last February with their latest single, the title track, recently peaking at #4 on Radio Disney Top 30 Countdown. When you combine the creative intuition of musical brothers with the wisdom and input of chart-topping songwriters, you get an album of finely crafted pop bursting with spirited authenticity. Though the three brothers in Before You Exit were just in their teens, they had the talent, sophistication, and confidence to find their distinct pop-rock aesthetic through writing with such songwriting heavyweights. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit: www.BeforeYouExit.com.
The Orlando, Florida-based band of brothers have been playing ever since they were little. The group consists of Connor McDonough, 20, (Vocals/Guitar), Riley McDonough, 18, (Vocals), and younger brother Toby McDonough, 16, (Vocals/Guitar) and they've already began to make their mark on the world.
With their most recent EP, I Like That, the three brothers have crafted a soaring pop album of uplifting relationship songs that effortlessly blend sharp hooks with bright and buoyant rock."We were searching for a sound, and wrote with as many people as we could. It helped us grow and write better songs. For this album we wrote 30 to 40 songs and picked our favorites," Riley McDonough says. The band drew inspiration and wrote songs from sessions with such seasoned vets as Robert Ellis Orall (Taylor Swift), Dan Book and Alexei Misoul (Hot Chelle Rae), Alex Gaskarth (All Time Low), Bobby Huff, and Stephen Barker Liles (Love and Theft). The album standout and first single, "I Like That", is a tune with tenderly romantic lyrics and big pop-rock beat. Ryan Daly and Anthony Improgo, along with Connor McDonough, produced the album. "They really listened to what we wanted to do and let us try out our ideas, no matter how crazy," Connor says laughing. "Because of that, we feel really connected to the way the recording turned out," Riley adds. The group is even more excited for the release of their brand new music coming soon!
With Before You Exit's release, the I Like That EP, the bandhas been critically acclaimed by the likes of MTV, J-14, Seventeen, Radio Disney, Teen, Teen Vogue, Popstar!, Just Jared, just to name a few. The band has also toured/played with high profile acts such as Cody Simpson, Olly Murs, The Wanted, Fifth Harmony, and even the Jonas Brothers.
Conjuring up the optimism in the band's name-inspired by the sentiment "make a difference before you exit"- the band works daily to make their way to the top but they never fail to stop and appreciate what has got them thus far."There's no way we'd be anywhere without our incredible fans. They are behind us every step of the way and are a huge piece of this band," states youngest brother, Toby. In light of the many short lived and fly by night artists, this young, singer/songwriting, brother driven band, is one to be around for a while.
To purchase Before You Exit's "Soldier" on iTunes, please visit: http://bit.ly/1dI6h70.
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The Dangerous Tour Dates:
w/Plug In Stereo
3.18 Lincoln Theatre Raleigh, NC
3.20 World Café Live Philadelphia, PA
3.22 GameChangerWorld Freehold, NJ
3.24 Brighton Music Hall Boston, MA
3.25 The Space Hamden, CT
3.27 Jammin' Java Vienna, VA
3.28 Club @ Stage AE Pittsburgh, PA
3.29 Lizard Lounge Lancaster, PA
3.30 The National - Matinee Richmond, VA
3.31 Amo's Charlotte, NC