Pike Cavalero -performer, songwriter and audio engineer grown in the South-East of Spain- has managed to carve himself a niche in the independent music scene offering a concept based on his powerful and real shows.
Always accompanied by a distinctive rootsy sound and his very noticeable looks, he has succeeded to combine the essential factors in order to get in on some of the most important European and Spanish stages of the classic rock’n’roll scene, even overseas both ways, letting him to introduce his music in Australia or Mexico.
Pike starts his course mid 2009, when he decides to join his passion for vintage sounds with his first steps in the writing, recording and production fields into a band, in which alongside veteran musicians -also from the Spanish South-East coast– achieves to obtain his most personal feel. They make their debut as Pike Cavalero & The Gentle Bandoleros in 2010 with the self-produced demo ‘Weekender’, released on December, 21st in digital and CD formats, achievement which obtains as result the support by one of the genre-oriented leader independents, Sleazy Records from Málaga, SP, which releases their first Long-Play ‘Just a Matter of Manners’.
After a vertiginous year plenty of shows in clubs and weekenders, and a warm reception by the classic rock’n’roll scene, two new releases came to light, keeping the essence and gaining conviction and personality. ‘Six Shooter Blues’(7″ EP – Sleazy Records – 2012) and ‘Second Round’ (7″ EP – Sleazy Records – 2013) just make the artist continue walking the line, strengthening his image. After the release of ‘Torro’ (Sleazy Records, 2014), the Spanish 7” single ‘Ahora que lo tienes’ (Sleazy Records – 2015), and 10” album ‘Sin Miedo a Volar’ (Sleazy Records – 2016), the 4 track 7” EP ‘Boppin and Jivin’ with…’. (Sleazy Records -2017), Pike faces a new stage under the celebrated guitar picker and producer Mario Cobo’s guidance introducing ’Spring is in the air / Tack-tack boogie’ (Sleazy Records – 2019) , the 7” sneak peek of his forthcoming album ’Three Chords & the Truth’ , record that promises to be a contemporary classic within the genre.