Brighter Things
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Brighter Things

Huntsville, Alabama, United States | Established. Jan 01, 2010

Huntsville, Alabama, United States
Established on Jan, 2010
Band Americana Folk




"Paste Magazine review"

On Before We Land, the newest album from Alabama’s Brighter Things, singer-songwriter Steven Jackson’s earnest Americana is fleshed out by a who’s who of touring musicians. Featuring Jeff Coffin (Dave Matthews Band), Sean Hurley (John Mayer), Sam Kassirer (Josh Ritter) and Eric Heywood (Ray LaMontagne, SonVolt), Before We Land is an accomplished record of longing and possibilities. - Paste Magazine - Paste Magazine


Still working on that hot first release.



Steven Jackson released "Before We Land" under the moniker Brighter Things in 2010 when he believed his health was improving - and that "brighter things" were in the future. They were not. After a gazillion doctors, a diagnosed mitochondrial disease and battling the accompanying depression, Jackson is on the mend and attempting a return to music.  

Paste Magazine says "Jackson writes words more beautiful, evocative and true than you could ever find yourself."

On the album: Brighter Things is Steven Jackson featuring Sam Kassirer (Josh Ritter), Jeff Coffin (Dave Matthews Band), Sean Hurley (John Mayer) and Eric Heywood (Ray LaMontagne, SonVolt) more ...

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