Forming three years ago at BIMM in Dublin, bonding over a shared interest in classic pop music and a common desire to write big stadium-sized songs, singer Shobsy, guitarist Joe Regan, drummer Paul Ridgeway, and bassist Noel Perry decided to work together on a music project and create State Lights.

Their latest offering “Open Your Arms” “is a song about empowerment. About realizing and having faith in your own ability to do anything if you simply open yourself up to the unique power that exists in each one of us,” ¬†Shobsy shares. Listen below.