ABOUT Nearly Spent is an edgy pop punk/rock band hailing from Cape Coral, FL. The band consists of Ryan Vega on vocals and guitar, Juuzo on guitar, Leo Cartelli on bass, and Adam Motta on drums. They seamlessly blend elements of pop punk/easycore with the deeper sounds of emo and post-hardcore, creating a nostalgic yet unique musical experience. Influenced by bands like Neck Deep, Chunk! No, Captain Chunk!, A Day to Remember, Saosin, and Chiodos, Nearly Spent forges a new path in music while paying homage to their inspirations.
MEMBERS Ryan Vega (Vocals, Guitar): Ryan's passionate vocals and skillful guitar work serve as the driving force behind Nearly Spent. With heartfelt lyrics and energetic stage presence, he captivates audiences and brings the band's songs to life.
Juuzo (Guitar): Juuzo's dynamic guitar playing adds depth and texture to the band's sound. Whether delivering catchy riffs or melodic solos, he contributes to the infectious energy of their music.
Leo Cartelli (Bass, Backing Vocals): Leo's solid bass lines and backing vocals provide a strong foundation for the band's songs. His rhythmic precision and harmonies enhance the overall sound and contribute to their catchy hooks.
Adam Motta (Drums): Adam's powerful and dynamic drumming style drives the band's high-energy performances. With precision and intensity, he sets the pace and adds an impactful element to their music.
- Keep It Calm and Find Your Composure (Album): Their first full-length album and debut release, is a collection of pop punk hits that showcase their catchy riffs and relatable lyrics. The songs on this release embody the band's mission to inspire listeners to find composure in the chaos of life.
- Nearly Spent (self-titled EP): Their sophomore debut EP showcases their energetic, heart-on-sleeve pop punk/rock sound, combining urgency and melody.
- Drowning (Single): This new single marks a line-up change for the band and reveals a more serious side of their music. It reflects the challenges they faced with losing someone, dealing with family, friendships, and speaks on rebuilding and recovering from the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, a traumatic disaster that hit their hometown in September 2022.
Nearly Spent has had the chance to share the stage with well-known artists and bands:
-If I'm Lucky
NOTABLE PERFORMANCES US Tour with Plainview in the northern Midwest region, including a memorable performance at Danny Wimmer Presents Inkarceration Festival in Mansfield, OH.
QUOTES "Nearly Spent have crafted an energetic, heart-on-sleeve, and driving pop-punk soundscape, deftly balancing urgency and melody." - Punktuation Magazine