Founded in the fall of 2013, Searching Serenity is a Christian deathcore band based out of Jacksonville, Florida. The band was co-founded by guitarist Robert Manzone and vocalist Robert Kiser. The band played a number of shows around Jacksonville, and surrounding areas in Florida and Georgia from the fall of 2014 through the spring of 2018. The band had many member changes through the years, and as of the last live show in February of 2018. the band consisted of vocalist Marcus DeLoach, Drummer Douglas Manzone, and Guitarist Robert Manzone. Marcus and Douglas then parted ways with the band, and Robert took it over as a solo project to continue the tradition of writing and putting out original, Christ-centered metal music. The band has 6 original albums (plus a christmas album), with The Struggles Of The Earthly Ones being the latest release, on April 16th 2021."