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2007.08.20

ATB on facebook
ATB have finally joined the masses over at facebook.com and created an official Group for fans and friends to be kept in the loop with news about the band, show listings, etc. Existing facebook members can find the group here. For those not yet signed up, check it out and see what all the fuss is about! We've also discovered a smokin' fan Group here, created by some very special friends in London, Ontario... awesome!

2007.07.19

ATB on BreakThru Radio
ALL THE BRIGHTNESS is featured on the current DJ Darkside “BTR Rock Block” show. The new Darkside Rock specialty show will air ALL week, 24-hours a day on www.breakthruradio.com starting July 20th – 27th. All BTR shows are free and no need for signing up to listen. Just go to the homepage and click on the “BTR Rock Block” link to hear the best in underexposed, unheard, undiscovered, and Independent music.

2007.06.24

ATB and Total Wrestling Entertainment (round 2)!
Mikey J Productions has once again pulled no punches with the recent recap of TWE's Divided event, featuring ATB. This time, it's 'Never You' accompanying the fierce action! Check it out here.

2007.06.15

'NEVER YOU' - VIDEO
Check out our first official video, for 'Never You', the award winning song which took first place in the Rock/Alternative category of the 2006 USA Songwriting competition. You can watch a high quality Quicktime version on the Video page. Otherwise, you can either drop by our new YouTube.com profile or visit us at MySpace.com, where you can drop us a comment and let us know what you think!

2007.06.14

ATB and Total Wrestling Entertainment!
Mikey J Productions has used our song 'Soul Deposit' in the recent video recap of TWE's Lethal Lockup. Check out the hard-hitting Aussie wrestling action here. Not advisable for the faint-hearted!

2007.05.28

New photos are in from our recent shoot with Sarah Thomson. Check them out here and be sure to check out more of Sarah's great work at:
www.sarahTphoto.com

2007.05.25

AUSSIE FANS RULE!
Check out this awesome video clip of two of our favourite Aussie freaks promoting ATB on the streets of Geelong! Extreme thanks to insane! inc. View the video here.

2007.04.20


ATB have recently been selected to appear on a couple of compilation CDs, and we thought we'd let everyone know where they can get more info if interested...

Powercast Radio have put together a collection of their 2006 chart-toppers, entitled "PCR Pimpin' The Bands". This collection features some great Canadian indie bands, including some good friends of ours. Our song 'Soul Deposit' is in good company.

We are also proud to be listed as one of the top 20 unsigned bands of 2006 at AlternativeAddiction.com, posted here. AlternativeAddiction.com releases compilations of the bands they feature, and our tune 'Never You' has been included in their latest release, "The Addiction V.9" - you can check out the full track listing and order information here.

2007.02.28

Our song 'Soul Deposit' has been receiving some amazing reviews on GarageBand.com, and as a result it will be featured as Track of the Day. For 24 hours on Thursday, the 1st of March, 2007 (PST) 'Soul Deposit' will be featured on GarageBand.com's Modern Rock front page. You can check out our GarageBand.com profile HERE.

2007.02.19

Check out the Photos page for some new photos taken at our February 9th gig at Lee's Palace in Toronto. As always, our pal Sal Ali has outdone himself - you can check out more of his work at saliphotography.com!

2007.02.18

On Thursday February 8, IndieCan Radio invited ALL THE BRIGHTNESS to perform some tunes live in-studio and share a few words with host Joe Chisholm. So, if you missed ATB the last time they played your town or if you live on the other side of the globe and wonder what they sound like live, here's the perfect opportunity to catch ATB live and in the raw!
Check out THE TORONTO INDIE SCENE#33 at:
http://www.indiecan.com/radio.htm

2006.12.11

We are honoured to announce that our song 'Never You' recently won 1st prize in the Rock/Alternative category of this year's USA Songwriting Competition. Check out all the winners here and keep your ear to the ground for news of our forthcoming video for the very same song!

2006.11.24

Special thanks to all who came out to our show at The Rivoli in Toronto last night. We always have a blast hanging with our hometown crowd! We've been hard at work behind-the-scenes, editing the video for 'Never You' and getting ready for a couple of cool shows in December. A rescheduled show for Peterborough and a first-ever stop in Burlington. Should be cool - hope to meet some new friends. We recently took some photos with the one-and-only Ron Boudreau. The results are pretty sweet - check the Promo Shots in Photos for a preview, and check back as we'll be adding more soon. Cheers!

2006.09.15

AtB have been nominated for 'Best Alternative' in this year's Toronto Independent Music Awards, which will take place on Thursday October 5, at The Phoenix Concert Theatre. Official Site

2006.09.14

Last weekend, we shot a video for the song 'Never You', at an old movie-house here in Toronto. It was a totally cool experience, and judging from the amazing team we had working with us and the small bit of footage we actually got to see on the monitors, it is going to turn out awesome! Stay tuned for more details on a release date and some behind-the-scenes photos, which should be up within the next week or two.

The best part about having finally shot the video is that it frees us up for more gigs, which we have started booking diligently. We're happy to announce that we'll finally be returning to London Ontario on Friday October 13, for a gig at The Salt Lounge with our pals ABANDONED SOULS. After that, we'll be hitting The Circus Room in Kitchener on Friday October 27 and The Hype in Brampton on Saturday October 28, for a Halloween matinee bash, being promoted in part by our good friends at Radio3x.com. See our gigs page for more info and stay tuned for more listings coming soon.

Thanks to all our friends who came out and supported our spur-of-the-moment appearance at Toronto's Silver Dollar room, on September 7. We had an amazing response to some of our new material and we look forward to seeing you all again at our next Toronto show!

Until then, keep it real, and enjoy the last few days of summer!

2006.07.25

Our photographer buddy Sal has posted his snaps of our show at Club 297 (Hard Rock Cafe) in Toronto on July 14. We've put up a few on the Photos page, so check it out and if you dig, be sure to check Sal's official website. A special thanks to all our friends who came out to support us at this awesome show! Next up, Windsor Ontario on August 12!

2006.07.07

Our good pal Wayne Rivet of Smash Photography took some simply awesome shots of our March 10 show at the Salt Lounge in London, which he kindly passed on to us at our Norma Jean's gig last week. You can check them out here. For all you myspacers, be sure to check out more of Wayne's work here. Our many thanks to Wayne... in that eloquent London-speak: "Cheers, Fucker"

2006.07.04

Thanks yet again to all our awesome friends and fans in London Ontario for our warm welcome at Norma Jean's this past Sunday. It's always a treat to see familiar faces, as well as meet some new people and party with the locals! Special thanks to ABANDONED SOULS for inviting us out! Those of you who have checked the website or our myspace profile lately have no doubt noticed that we have just posted a date for our next hometown Toronto show. On Friday July 14, we will play Club 279, atop the Hard Rock Cafe. This show is sure to kick some serious ass! If you want to catch us in our element, this is the show to see!

2006.06.07

A brand new review of 'Lost in the Soul Deposit' is now online at Rawkgrrl.com. Special thanks to Christine for all the awesome words! In other news, we are hard at work writing and even doing a bit of recording... more to come on this later.

2006.04.08

Thanks to all our new friends in Oshawa who came out and rocked with us at Groove Lounge @ Le Skratch last night! Awesome times were had by all! Special thanks to NoAlternative and DJ Matt Diamond from 94.9 The Rock FM. Oshawa ROCKS! We shall return...

2006.04.02

Due to the overwhelming response at GarageBand.com, 'Never You' was once again featured as Track of the Day on Sunday April 2, 2006! Currently charting at #6 out of 144 in the Modern Rock category, 'Never You' was first featured as track of the day on January 4. In other news, 'Beautiful Massacre' has most recently been added to GarageBand and is quickly climbing the charts! You can keep tabs on our status HERE.

2006.03.05

Thanks to all our friends who came to support us as we rocked the studio at Edge 102.1 FM last night! A great time was had by all and new friends were made, which is always awesome! Stay tuned for photos and video clips to be posted shortly. In the meantime, we're gearing up for an awesome few gigs in London and Windsor and some new dates to be annouced very soon!

2006.02.15

We're proud to announce that we've been nominated in not one, but TWO categories in the Radio xXx Music Awards ('Best New Indie Artist' & 'Best Unearthed Band')! We were fortunate enough to claim victory in this station's 'Unearthed' contest a few months back, and they have honoured us yet again with these nominations.
Cast your vote(s) here!

2006.02.06

It's our pleasure to announce that we have been invited to take part in the Steam Whistle Indie Club series at the famous Edge 102.1 FM studio in downtown Toronto! Smack-dab in the middle of Canadian Music Week on Saturday March 4, 228 Yonge Street will be the place to be at 9:00 sharp! Get your FREE, ALL-AGES fix of AtB!

2006.01.15

Thanks to our friends in Windsor for making our Saturday night show at The Coach a blast! We had an awesome time and look forward to returning soon. In the meantime, we are currently planning our first video shoot for sometime in March and booking shows around the province. Just annouced: Friday, March 10 at The Salt Lounge in London! We just can't get enough of this awesome venue and it's peeps. Wicked times are guaranteed with TACOMA REDD, NERVE, and ABANDONED SOULS!

2006.01.03

Looks like 2006 is getting off to a great start for ALL THE BRIGHTNESS... As a result of some very enthusiastic reviews we've received at GarageBand.com, our song 'Never You' was selected to be Track of the Day! On Wednesday, the 4th of January, 2006 'Never You' was featured on GarageBand.com's Modern Rock front page.

2005.11.23

Check out our Photos for some great photos from our CD Release party at Revival. For the full gallery, be sure to visit Sal Ali's official website... thanks Sal!

2005.11.19

Ah friends... Thanks to all of you who showed at Revival last night to make our CD release a truly unforgettable party. For those who missed it, we're sorry you couldn't be there... Revival was ram-packed and the vibe was simply electric. We had such a great night and played one of the tightest sets we've ever played.

Not only was the night a roaring success for us, but we also raised tons of money for the Cardiac Kids charity and hopefully raised a bit of awareness for a great cause. Thanks also to the other performers - Jocelyn, Melissa Bathory and Fraser Young. And special thanks to our new friends at Radio3x.com for the impromtu interview and all your kind words... cheers, guys!

So, where do we go from here, you ask? Stay tuned for details on how to order our album, 'Lost in the Soul Deposit' and more gig listings... Hope to see you all real soon...

2005.11.05

Thanks to all our new friends in London, Ontario, for giving us such a warm welcome at The Salt Lounge last weekend. We had a blast, and we're pleased to announce our return on December 2!! Be sure to check out this show, as it will be our official London CD release!

In the meantime, we are making final preparations for the official CD launch on November 18, at Revival in Toronto, and we will be heading to Stratford on Thursday November 10, for a gig at Rumors. Check out our listings for all the details!

2005.10.28

THIS WEEK: ALL THE BRIGHTNESS claims victory in the radio3x.com 'Unearthed' contest! Check out our new profile page here

2005.10.17

CD RELEASE ANNOUNCED!

ALL THE BRIGHTNESS, together with Slide Forward Inc. & BTG Entertainment Group Inc., announce BLANKET OF BLISS, the CD release party for "Lost In The Soul Deposit", the much-anticipated full-length album from Toronto's hottest new 3-piece!

Revival Nightclub, the well-renowned hotspot of mod Torontonians and discriminating club-goers will house this unforgettable night of blissful indulgence on Friday November 18, proceeds in part to be donated to the Cardiac Kids, Cardiac Program at the The Hospital for Sick Children. Jeffrey Neiman, Vice President of NBC-Universal Studios will be on hand representing the charity.

This event promises to surpass all possible expectations for an indie CD release. Hosting the night will be none other than Toronto comedian Fraser Young, well known for his appearances on 'Comedy NOW!' and MuchMusic's 'Video On Trial'. Also rounding out the bill will be the unmatchable talents of JOCELYN MERCER and MELISSA BATHORY. The night will also feature a fun casino, out of this world floor performers, amazing giveaways and door prizes, and the musical stylings of DJ Jason Hynes.

ALL THE BRIGHTNESS will conclude the night with their explosive new live show, including never-before heard material. Don't miss this opportunity to be the first to hear their new tunes live, score a copy of the brand new album, while partying at one of the city's best entertainment venues AND supporting a worthy charity.

See you there!

ALL THE BRIGHTNESS
'Lost in the Soul Deposit' CD release party
live @ Revival Nightclub
783 College Street (at Shaw St.)
Toronto, Ontario
Friday, November 18, 2005
Doors: 8:30 pm
$20.00 in advance / $25.00 at the door
Includes cover, charitable donation & CD!

2005.09.20

This summer was a busy one for us, as we spent a good portion of it working on our debut CD. The album, entitled 'Lost in the Soul Deposit' is shaping up to be a killer product! In order to give you all a sneak preview, we've posted one of the new tracks, 'Soul Deposit' at www.myspace.com/allthebrightness - check it out and let us know what you think!

Plans for the CD release party are being finalized as I write this message - it won't be long until we announce all the details. All we can tell you at this point is that it will take place in mid-late November and you are all invited!! This is shaping up to be quite an event... more news to come about this very soon!

Once the album is released, we plan to be gigging hard-core! Stay tuned and check out the web for gig dates as they are confirmed. Toronto and southern Ontario should be seeing plenty more of ALL THE BRIGHTNESS in the months ahead.

Keep in touch!
kev, nick, pete

2005.08.08

Hey everyone, hope your summer is going great! We're hard at work in pre-production for our full-length album, due out this fall. The tunes are sounding great so far, and we hit the studio on August 13 to start tracking. We'll be posting any news about the CD release once all the dates and details are confirmed. In the meantime, we are planning to revamp the website. If you haven't subscribed to our email list and want to be the first to know about any news, drop us a line at fanclub@allthebrightness.net. And be sure to join our online community at www.myspace.com/allthebrightness - it's fun and it's free. Enjoy the rest of your summer - we'll be back in full swing this fall!
kev.

2004.05.03

Saturday April 30, ALL THE BRIGHTNESS rocked Toronto's El Mocambo, bidding a final farewell to their faithful followers as they sequester themselves away to write and record material for their debut album. Fans were treated to an energized set of rockers, old and new, so explosive that by the end of only their third song, Nick's brand new amplifier suffered an electrical meltdown, rendering him guitarless for their debut performance of 'Blanket of Bliss'. Kevin and Pete kept the rhythms flowing and the audience seemed to enjoy the impromtu 'drum and bass' remix of the song. The night ended on a high note, with another brand new tune, the potent 'Beautiful Massacre' - complete with a verse from 'Dust In The Wind'. The almost-cancelled show allowed the boys one last chance to stretch their legs and thank their fans before they hole up to produce what promises to be an incredible full-length release. Visit this website for all the news on what ALL THE BRIGHTNESS is up to. There will be a few private shows this summer (to be announced), as well as some VIP engagements which will be by invitation only... All in preparation for a huge CD Release Party for EVERYBODY!!
Set List:
Life
Never You
Endless
Blanket Of Bliss
Come A Long Way
One Thing
Waiting
Beautiful Massacre


Special thanks to Exit88 and Eighty8 for making Saturday a truly memorable night. See you soon!

2005.04.17

Drop by and say hello at our new MySpace page:
www.myspace.com/allthebrightness

2005.03.13

Thanks to all who showed at El Mocambo Friday night for our debut club gig. It was nice to finally dust the cobwebs off our amps and get the adrenalin flowing. The response to the new material was phenomenal! We had an unbelievably great time and can't wait to hit the stage again. Stay tuned for details of our up-coming CD release to be announced soon!
Set List:
Never You
Endless
In An Old Photo
I'm So Lucky
Waiting
Come A Long Way
One Thing
The Words You Say
Life

2005.03.02

Toronto club date announced for Friday March 11, 2005!
Check out our Gigs page for more info.

2005.02.27

Last night, ALL THE BRIGHTNESS made their live debut at The Paramount Conference and Event Venue in Vaughan, Ontario, as part of the Reveal Charity Gala for Cardiac Kids. The new material was extremely well received and many new friends were made. Most importantly, loads of cash were raised for a worthy cause. A great time was had by all - a fact made even more certain by headlining comedy duo The Doo Wops. If you haven't seen these guys, be sure to check them out!
Set List:
Come A Long Way
One Thing
In An Old Photo
The Words You Say
Vertigo (U2)

2005.02.17

Samples from the debut CD are now available on the Music page.
Check out our gig listings for a special gig announcement!

2005.02.08

ALL THE BRIGHTNESS launch www.allthebrightness.net
We are currently preparing for the release of our new 4 song demo
Recorded at Electric Machine Recording Studios in Toronto
Produced by Sean Baillie
Engineered by Darius Szczepaniak
Release date TBA

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Friday February 20
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@ CLUB 279 - HARD ROCK CAFE







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