The Faps

Categories: Groups and Duos

Genres: Alternative, Rock

Contact

Skyler Cafferata
Saskatoon, SK

Phone: (306) 665-6680
Phone: (306) 290-6223

Description

The FAPS have been a long time coming. Since their early teens, Blair Colwell and Skyler Cafferata have been exploring the sonic landscape with little boundaries. Working together in the indie-punk outfit, Go Jeff!!!, and apart in projects ranging from acoustic folk to thrashy skate-punk, they each developed a distinct musical perspective that is both broad and focused. Drawing influence from the likes of Q and not U, Liars, and Nick Cave, The FAPS throw out catchy, eclectic post-punk noise arranged in whatever way they see fit - raw, heavy and strange. Lyrics come from both parties and cover a lot of ground; from imaginary murder mysteries to personal life experiences all wrapped up in surreal metaphors, vivid imagery and a touch of humour. For better or worse, this naturally different 2-man band won't go unnoticed.

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Discography

  • Friends with Benefits

    Various Artists

    The Faps, in their garage punk glory, defy mainstream genres at the best of times. As a remix album, Friends with Benefits gave the band’s range of friends free reign over their songs. Omniocity lauded it as: “a wonderfully claustrophobic mix of a...