About Barnaby Bright
Main Role Musician
Tagline Barnaby Bright takes you to that ecstatic place where magic meets mystery, tragedy & beauty. You'll swear you've been there before, but it's never felt so good.
Description Since the release of their first album, 'Wake the Hero' in 2009, Barnaby Bright has garnered high accolades for their songwriting and sound. Grand prize winners of the NY Song Circle competition, B...Read more
Steve Morse of Rolling Stone/Billboard Magazine July 20, 2012"Honestly, I haven't felt this good at a folk-rock gig since seeing the Indigo Girls in their prime. Barnaby Bright has a graceful, uplifting energy reminiscent of the Indigos, but also have a virtuosity that is extremely unique. Becky can be festive but also sings with a mesmerizing stateliness...while Nate's vocals and guitar playing are gifted and creative throughout. They have a special chemistry that helps erase cynicism while giving hope that the best is yet to come." (Read More)
Amazon.com Dec. 30, 2011"Confessional folk-pop can be very hit or miss, but with their thoughtful production, diverse sonic palette, and insightful turns-of-phrase, married couple Nathan and Rebecca Bliss, aka Barnaby Bright, have knocked this one out of the park." (Read More)
Dave Curtis of Direct Current Music May 5, 2011"Sounds like: that special place somewhere between the sleek adult pop of The Weepies and the more intimate harmonied splendor of The Civil Wars...classically-trained vocalist Becky has an effortless, gorgeous tone while multi-instrumentalist Nathan adds harmony and a virtual kit bag of backing sound. What we like: the finish-my-sentence rapport of the duo makes for an exceptional aspect of their live shows." (Read More)