Beyond The Sun: A band born of the iPod generation — they write music the way they grew up listening to it. Best described as “Shuffle”, the band’s catalogue covers a lot of sonic ground. What started as living room concerts for their parents at the ages of 6, 8 and 11 would lead to over a decade later, hearing themselves on Sirius XM radio and performing for a 7,000 person sold-out crowd at Puerto Rico’s Wild Summer Festival.
Made up of three brothers, singer Colin, guitarist Phil and drummer Dalton Radu grew up just outside Toronto, Ontario. With traces of their influences threaded into each one of their songs, their audience appeal reaches far beyond one specific genre. Think danceable pop beats meet small-town songwriting. Couple their music with room-filling rock attitudes and an on-stage chemistry that comes only from growing up under the same roof, and you get Beyond the Sun.
Phil honed his songwriting craft and was accepted to his dream school, Berklee College of Music in Boston, while Dalton became the group’s production expert and Colin emerged as the lead vocalist. Lyrics emailed back and forth, countless days in the studio when Phil was home for holidays led to the group’s debut projects, two EPs: My Kind of Crazy and Little Kingdom. Their debut single and music video, “My Kind of Crazy,” garnered international attention and airplay, reaching no. 12 on Sirius XM’s 20 on 20 and even cracking the Top 100 on the Media Base chart in 2013. Next, the band embarked on an international tour which included stops at Hard Rock Cafés all over the U.S., the Air Canada Centre and the Coliseo de Puerto Rico. Halting only for a brief period to build more material for projects. Beyond the Sun has emerged as a “must watch” act on the world music scene even garnering profiles on Ryan Seacrest’s AXS network and multiple appearances on the nationally syndicated Cumulus morning show Ty, Kelly & Chuck.
In fall 2019 the band released the first half of their album "Shuffle, Pt. 1", via Level, preceded by the music video for the lead single "Holding On To You" directed by David O’Donohue (Coin, LANY). Finishing out their Shuffle era, the band released "Shuffle, Pt. 2" on March 30, 2021 via ONErpm.