Perfect Cadence are a melodic rock band based in Derby, UK.
Perfect cadence were formed by Guitarist Dave Kent and Bassist/Vocalist Dan Shaw following the split of their previous band Newfound Strangers and local Singer/Songwriter Colm Richardson joined as guitarist and vocalist before Ben Bevan joined on drums.
The band bring a diverse set influences together across multiple genre’s spanning Country, Folk, Rock and Indie to create a distinctive style. The vocal harmonies produced between Richardson and Shaw blend brilliantly; The shared song writing efforts of the band give big chorus’ and memorable melodies that will stay with you. The guitar work and rhythm section is complementary to the song and builds on the story telling this band has fine tuned.
So what is a perfect cadence? The official definition states that It’s a cadence in which the chord of the dominant immediately precedes that of the tonic. To the band, it’s the combination of all the elements which make a song great – the subject matter, the rhythm, the melody and most importantly – the listener!