Rival Summers is the Detroit raised, Nashville based pop outlet fronted by singer/songwriter Leo Bautista.


Marked by hard work and contagious positivity, Rival Summers is poised to be a shining voice setting the bar for what kind of impact real, earnest pop music can make.


 

RELEASES

Undeniable (2016) - Independent
Where I Want To Be EP (2014) - Independent
Learning To Live (2012) - Independent
Days Like This EP (2010) - Independent
Blankets & Sheets EP (2010) - Independent
Ready When You Are (2009) ) -Independent

PRESS

“Rival Summers is an extension. I feel like the only way that art is impactful and the only way that art is important is if it’s an extension of who you are.”
– Leo Bautista, for Highlight Magazine (June 2016)

"Undeniable is a fully formed album layered with sunshine pop that will have you up and dancing in no time." – Under Bright Lights (April 2016)

Featured in Alternative Press MagazineHighlight Magazine

FESTIVAL APPEARANCES

Arts, Beats, & Eats 2017 (Royal Oak, MI)
Vans Warped Tour 2010 + 2012

RIVAL SUMMERS has performed with

The Rocket Summer
House Of Heroes
Family Force 5
LIGHTS
Betty Who
Aaron Gillespie
This Wild Life
He Is We

NOTABLE ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Successfully crowdfunded $10,000 on Kickstarter to independently release "Undeniable".

Original music featured on hit Freeform show "The Fosters" (Season 5, Ep. 4).


CONTACT INFORMATION

Artist & Management
Leo Bautista
info@rivalsummers.com

Licensing & Sync
Nicole Churchill
nicole@assemblesound.com