John Cattini and Max Challis founded Morningbird in the summer of 2014 with a couple of bedroom recording sessions that became their self-titled debut EP (released October 2015). As the two continued to grow musically, they kept writing and recording. After a year of writing, recording, producing, and mixing, they finished Only Believe In Love, their first full-length album, still having never played a live set together. Morningbird released Only Believe In Love in September 2017.
Cattini and Challis brought together their closest friends – Isak Kotecki, Connor Frawley, and Ian Ho – to form the full five-piece band in fall 2016. The band connected with one another from the beginning and began performing. They continue to play shows in the northeastern United States, honing their live act and growing growing their fanbase.
The House on Cliff is a powerful quartet that is influenced by bands such as Foo Fighters, Led Zeppelin, the Who, and the Raconteurs. Since the fall of 2014, they have been on six national tours, toured the UK with SayWeCanFly, toured Canada with Dave Days, were awarded a Limelight Award for "Best Band" in 2015, were nominated for "Best in MA" at the 2016 New England Music Awards, won Hard Rock Rising Battle of the Bands in 2017, and released two EPs. The House on Cliff's most recent EP, Skin & Bones, is powerful, lyrically driven, and emotionally charged. In July of last year, they released their most recent single, "Life Goes On", before heading out on a five week US tour.