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Chavez Cartel is a five piece alternative rock outfit from the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
Featuring Ben Simpson (Vocals), Jack Kelly (Lead Guitar), Tom Isaacs (Drums), Calvin Brillus (Bass Guitar) and Josh Kemp (Rhythm Guitar); they collectively draw influence from Nirvana, Oasis, The Doors and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club.
Following the release of their debut EP ‘Lucky Lucky’ in early 2019, Chavez Cartel have gained new followers both in Australia and internationally through various publications, playlist inclusions and radio airplay. The debut single 'Bipolar Express' came in at #10 on the Amrap Regional Charts alongside some huge names in Australian music and the EP feature track 'Feelin' hit #5 on the Amrap Regional Charts.
The band has remained busy throughout the past year performing regular gigs throughout their home state of Queensland including being named on the line up for the recent Wallapalooza and the Rockhampton River Festival.
There’s still plenty in store for Chavez Cartel before the year is though with more live shows scheduled and new music on it's way. Keep your eyes and ears open throughout the rest of 2019 and early 2020 for new releases from Chavez Cartel.