The Sun Won’t Rise: Revisiting Connecticut hardcore band Manners’ final masterpiece, “Pale Blue Light”

Photo by Larry Wentworth Photography

Though sadly the band broke up a few years back, Connecticut hardcore band Manners left an indelible mark on the scene they loved, with a couple EPs, and a fantastic debut full-length in 2014’s Pale Blue Light. It can’t be overstated how much emotion is dripping from every song on the album. From rousing opener “Boiling Point” to the closer “Living Will”, Pale Blue Light is the work of a band gone far too soon – but what they left was quality.

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