Dear Chandelier is an up-and-coming band out of Orlando, Fl with the hopes of spreading their uniques sound to the ears of music lovers. Learn what they had to say about their upcoming music.
How did you all meet? Who plays what?
Ian met Jack and Jeff going through college together. Alex was an old-time friend/bandmate of Ian’s and met Jeff and Jack through Ian.
Alex: Sings/guitar slayer
Ian:Master Shredda Guitar man 3000
Jeff: Drummer of the pacific red sea in technicolor
How did you come up with the band name?
It was just said one day, it sounded cool, and stuck with it.
You apparently have 22 recorded demos for an upcoming record. What are the main themes or topics of the tracks?
Theatrical, baroque. Experiences from love antics and what not.
What is your favorite song you have recorded?
A song called Golden Handcuffs; it’ll be on our record releasing within the next couple months.
Is there any band(s) that inspired you to start?
Not really, we’ve all been in bands and just equally share a love for music and entertaining people. So what better way then to start a band!
Describe your sound in 5 words.
The. Most. Amazing. Thing. In.
Who is your target audience?
What’s your ultimate goal with your music?
Become a memory. A timeless sound that you can always remember.
Do you have a dream collaboration?
Ariana Grande/Demi Lovato/Bruno Mars
Are you planning on touring later this year?
Yeah, we’re planning on heading out on a spring/summer tour.
If you choose exactly how the rest of the year would play out, what would you want to happen?
By the end of the year we’d be the biggest band in…
When you’re not making girls squeal with your music, what do like to do for fun?
Hang out, music is really the only fun thing for all of us 🙂
Do you have names for your instruments?
We have one guitar named “The Ancient Mariner” but other than that nope!
If you couldn’t play music, what other career path would you choose?
Carpentry in its finest form.
What is the most unexpected song on your iPod?
DMX- Where da hood at?
Do you have any hidden talents?
Jack is a professional cup stacker. Jeff is a professional archer. Ian can whistle like the wind. Alex fancies dancing ballet.
Who’s the funniest member of the band?
We are equally funny always bouncing jokes!
Who’s the troublemaker?
Alex, he is the ultimate rock n’ roll bad boy.
What’s on your bucket list?
To play on the Ellen Degeneres Show.
Last question: Is that a hairless cat in the “Put Myself To Bed” video?
Yes! A sphinx named Anubis Frye, the pet of our director Michael. He is quite popular on Facebook and enjoys having a fresh towel to sleep on at night.
Watch the boys and the hairless cat in “Put Myself To Bed”: