The Brightside is a four-piece pop-rock band from Phoenix. Jacob Moran is the singer. His brother, Jesse, plays drums and switches between lead guitar and does back-up vocals as well. Rory Turtoro is the drummer. They have done various shows, and made it all the way to the semi-finals of Alice Cooper’s Proof is in the Pudding 2016. They’ve competed against 82 bands in Proof is in the Pudding, and finished within the top 15 bands of the Semi Final round. Other shows they have played is the Maricopa County Fair, Paradise Valley Community College, Paradise Valley High School’s STEAM Festival and open mic nights at various places.
They play a combination of pop rock, acoustic and pop punk music. They are a family friendly band with fun, happy music as well as an energetic stage presence to keep the crowd entertained.