Outrun the Sunlight is a 4-piece instrumental post-metal band from Chicago, IL. Founded in 2011 by guitarist and composer, Austin Peters, the band consists of Cody McCarty (guitar), Pedro Villegas (drums) and Connor Grant (bass). The band toured their 2014 release, Terrapin (which was successfully funded on Indiegogo) in support of Native Construct (MA) and Wings Denied (NC). In April 2016, the band performed on Audiotree Live, a broadcasted internet series showcasing underground music.
"Contained within its twists and turns, album and track alike, is one undeniable fact: this is the best instrumental album of the year. It’s intelligent, emotional and immaculately produced. There’s only one way to produce something as astonishing as this and that’s love."
– 4.5/5 from Heavy Blog Is Heavy, for "Terrapin" (2014)
Austin Peters / Guitar
Cody McCarty / Guitar
Pedro Villegas / Drums
Connor Grant / Bass