The Starting Line is an American pop punk band that formed in 1999 in Churchville, Pennsylvania. The band consists of Kenny Vasoli (vocals, bass), Matt Watts (guitar), Mike Golla (guitar), Brian Schmutz (keyboards, vocals) and Tom Gryskiewicz (drums). Having four studio albums under their belt, the band are best known for their 2007 rock radio hit "Island" as well as their popular 2002 single "The Best Of Me". In 2008, the band began a hiatus, which was recently ended. Vasoli is currently focusing on his side project Person L.