Based: Port Elizabeth
Faye Gatley & the Soloflares is an Indie pop rock band formed in Port Elizabeth by lead vocalist and songwriter Faye Gatley.
Blending together different flavours and influences, their music is a catchy fusion of rock, soul and folk.
The band are proud winner’s of Kingfisher FM’s 2013 “Do you Rock?” competition, and also earned themselves the Listener’s choice award for original song, ‘Yellow Rocket’
Shortly after, they released their “It’s complicated” love song ‘You & Me’, and quirky ‘I love you’. Both tracks are currently playlisted on national radio.
Liska du Preez, a classically trained violinist plays hauntingly beautiful melodies while Arthur Daniels, a self taught guitarist with a rock edge provides the funkiness on guitar.
The band’s newest member, Brandon Parkin, joins on drums and percussion, adding to their unique sound with djembe drums.
Combining honest and quirky lyrics with original melodies, Faye Gatley & the Soloflares are set to make your ears smile!