4-piece alternative rock band MKNLY have released their brand new single, “When I’m Lonely,” out on all digital platforms NOW. Bridging the gap between alternative and pop, MKNLY’s unique sound combines rhythmic guitars, radio-friendly hooks, and colorful lyricism. “When I’m Lonely” is the first look into their upcoming EP, due out later this year. After spending a year preparing for their upcoming release, MKNLY aims to showcase a more vulnerable side to their sound. About the single, the band states:”“When I’m Lonely” is the title track for our upcoming EP release. This song truly encompasses the emotions of the one night stand mentality. Scared to be alone but yet at the same time completely scared to love or be with someone.”MKNLY is a four-piece alternative/pop rock band from North Carolina consisting of Tristan Briza (guitar), Josh Wicker (guitar), Benjamin Green (vocals), and Anthony Hamilton (drums). The group was originally formed in summer of 2017 directly following their debut EP “ Something To Stand Behind” which launched them onto the scene. It wasn’t long until they found themselves opening for national acts such as Emarosa, and The Spill Canvas. The release gave them a great start but they felt like they didn’t have a solidified sound they wanted. After working with producers Wes Lauterbach and Zane Frye the group was able to find themselves a great solid and solid songs which would be the basis for their second release. MKNLY then recording their second EP with Chris Piquette of No Boundaries Studios in Rhode Island. MKNLY plans to release their newest single “When I’m Lonely” in mid-October, and a five song EP in the winter. With a combination of rhythmic guitar, catchy melodies, and expressive lyrics, MKNLY offers a unique sound that bridges the gap between alternative rock and pop. Singer Benjamins strong lyricism drawn from personal life struggles, depression, and of course relationships to find a sense of therapeutic release. “When I’m Lonely” is out on all digital platforms now.