Who We Are
Welcome to the Official Fresh Fire website.
We are glad that you can stop by and see what we are up to!
Fresh Fire is an alternative-inspirational band based in South Jersey. Though the band started simply as friends who love music, these musicians have grown into a band of professionals that create a sound that resonates with listeners a strong sense of faith in Christ in their lives and in their music. Fresh Fire has a sound of their own, with influences from various music genres and artists, but they are always working to break the homogenous musical trends.
Current members include Alan Wilkins (saxophone/key bass) Benjamin Akuma (keyboards/vocals), Daniel Eural (keyboards/bass/vocals), David Eural (drums/percussion), John Smythe (guitars), and Brianna Jordan (lead vocals). Fresh Fire has been afforded the opportunity to perform with Kierra “Kiki” Sheard, Leah Smith, Christian Hip-Hop artist Sho Baraka, Trip-Lee and Tedashii of Reach Records (aka 116 Clique). As for production, Fresh Fire has created, arranged, and recorded music for many artist on several projects, the latest of which is with God Over Money’s new artist, Datin, on his debut album “The Roar”.
With a list of artistic influences that include David Crowder, Jimi Hendrix, Israel Houghton, The Royal Concept, Michael Jackson and Robert Glasper, Fresh Fire is a successful recording artist in their own right. In 2011, “Extended Play” was released as their depute EP featuring seven original tracks written, arranged, and recorded by Fresh Fire. In March of 2014, the electrifying single “Take Control” was released. They went on to release another captivating single that September entitled “Your Love”. Fresh Fire has worked tirelessly on their second EP “Forever” and released it exclusively digitally on September 1, 2015. The EP is available now on all digital retail sites and physically at freshfirepro.com.
Fresh Fire continues to cultivate the gift of music that God has given them with a burning desire to continue to make great music infused with power to provoke change in our world and the love of Christ in the hearts of His people!