Get ready to immerse yourself in the exhilarating frenzy as the trailblazing South African Glam Punk Rock trailblazers, The Cavalier, make their highly anticipated return with their latest single, “Black Candy,” available now through Mongrel Records.
Renowned for their distinctive fusion of flamboyant aesthetics, explosive dynamism, and uncompromising demeanor, The Cavalier has consistently been at the forefront of the regional punk rock scene. Their audacious approach to music and commanding stage persona have earned them a devoted following.
More info about “Black Candy”
“Black Candy” marks a triumphant return for the band and is the first release from the new line up, the song aptly encapsulates the new energy and creative songwriting of the present Cavalier spirit. ‘
With a tempo intentionally selected to set your heart racing, “Black Candy” is the wild ride whirlwind that depicts the alternative and performance-based lifestyle.
Whilst the drums, guitars and bass were tracked in Pretoria at the esteemed Asylum Studios, vocalist Jay Wilton laid down his vocals in Germiston, paying homage to his hometown, under the guidance and engineering genius of Justin Bernardo.
“Black Candy” is sure to get you banging your head and singing along while inconspicuously making you privy to the darker side of the scene.
You can / buy stream the track HERE.
More info about The Cavalier
Emerging from the bustling city of Pretoria and the gritty streets of Germiston, this group of five musicians is poised to ignite the stage with their incredible vitality, relentless rhythms, and defiant attitude. Fronted by the captivating Jay Wilton, whose raw and electrifying vocals transport you to the forefront of a revolution, The Cavalier commands attention as a formidable musical force.
Their sound merges the timeless essence of punk rock with a contemporary flair, showcasing infectious hooks, heartfelt melodies, energetic guitar riffs, and lyrics that resonate with anyone who has ever felt like an outsider, a rebel, or a nonconformist.
Covering subjects ranging from social injustices to personal battles, The Cavalier prompts introspection, emotion, and a desire to break down barriers.
So, don your leather jacket, embrace the sparkle, slip into your skinny jeans, and prepare to immerse yourself in a movement, as The Cavalier graces the stage and unleashes their explosive punk rock sound upon you.
They are a band that instills belief in the transformative power of music and serves as a reminder that, regardless of life’s challenges, solace and strength can always be found within the unbridled passion of alternative sound.
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