Cheap Fakes are a six piece band performing an eclectic fusion of funk, pop, ska, reggae and dance music, predominantly steeped in off beat guitars and catchy melodies.
Cheap Fakes have quickly become one of Brisbane’s most energetic live acts, regularly packing venues and festivals across Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast and Byron Bay. Their inimitable sound has earned them party favourite status across the sunshine state, providing their fans with music that is engaging, uplifting and most importantly great to dance to.
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Cheap Fakes highly anticipated debut album, ‘Stones and Sticks‘ was released independently in July 2010. The album quickly reached number one on 4ZzZ FM’s Top 20 charts and received regular air play on Triple J. Sarah Howells of Triple J’s Roots ‘n’ All program voted ‘Stones & Sticks’ in her Top 10 albums of 2010 and the year culminated in two singles from the album taking out places in the Top 10 of 4ZzZ FM’s Hot 100 countdown.
The band surged in 2012, releasing their sophomore album,
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