Bayless has released a stirring rock song centered on the hope of rescue with "Searchlights." The band has also released an accompanying music video, showcasing the stunning cinematic visual style they've become known for.
The music video plays like a short film, a sweeping cinematic take on the masks we hide behind— and how we might be set free from them.
"What has darkness stolen from you?" Bayless has been teasing fans all week about their video premier of "Ready. Aim." The wait was well worth it as the band finally debuted the video, depicting war being declared on darkness in all its various forms, including pain, addiction, and loss. The production quality and imagery utilized [...]
Bayless has released their acoustic version of single "No More Suffering" to all digital platforms, including Spotify and Apple Music.
With their absolutely masterful pairing of vocal tones and the ability to bring in symphonic and electronic elements without ever compromising the gritty heaviness, Bayless's Ready. Aim. is easily the strongest release this year from an independent rock band. Beyond simply having all of the right elements in play, Jared and Vanessa (aided by an exceptional production team) execute those elements with polish and professionalism that could see them easily standing alongside the biggest rock releases this year. If you take a shot on only one band you haven't heard of this year, Bayless should be a top contender.
If you're looking for hope for where rock might be headed in 2019, "My Declaration" by Bayless is a good start.