The amazing quintet, which has wowed people all around the world with their energetic music, comprises of Dave Briggs, Alexander DeLeon (lead vocalist), Joey Thunder (bass guitar), Alex Marshall (piano and guitar) and Chantry "Chance" Johnson. The five of them together currently make up the band, even though several other musicians have also been a part of it in the past.
The band released its second album Symphony Soldier in 2011 after their 2008 debut release Whisper War. With powerful vocals, strong music and captivating lyrics, the album has gained popularity very quickly. It has received warm reviews all over with its debut single ‘Bad’ becoming an instant hit. The famous music website AbsolutePunk has reviewed the album, calling it a ‘masterpiece’ and has given it a rating of 95%, which is a commendable feat for the band. Allmusic has given it three stars, Sputnikmusic 4.5 stars while Alternative Press and Stitched Sound have each given it four stars out of a total of five.
The same album secured a position in the Top 10 albums of the US iTunes Albums chart and also at the 62nd position on the Billboard 200 chart. The Cab has toured widely for the promotion of Symphony Soldier, headlining concerts and opening acts for stars like Simple Plan, Parachute, Forever The Sickest Kids, Avril Lavigne, Maroon 5 and All Time Low. It has collaborated on some songs of the album with popular artists such as Adam Levine, Bruno Mars, The Messengers and Evan Taubenfeld.
To date, the group has released only two studio albums, eight singles and three extended plays. Even though they have produced less music as compared to other bands of the era, their work has stood apart from the rest. The group believes in creating quality music rather than simply average music in a huge quantity. The little amount of work that they have done has been highly appreciated all over the globe and has also earned them countless dedicated fans and supporters.
Apart from recorded music, The Cab has made its presence felt in the music scene through a series of live shows and stunning concerts. They have pulled in massive crowds at every concert, selling millions of tickets worldwide. Not only are their songs huge hits and chart toppers, but are also cherished by the live crowd. Each time, they play at jam packed concert halls that are completely sold out in advance, making their tickets always hard to get.
Over the years, The Cab has been praised by various magazines and websites. The Alternative Press magazine has named it as ‘The Band You Need To Know in 2008’ and has also included the group in its feature on the '100 Bands You Need To Know in 2010'. The Cab has been on the front cover of several magazines along with other popular groups such as Hey Monday and Never Shout Never. Also, the band has made an appearance on Punk Goes Pop 2 where they covered ‘Disturbia’ by Rihanna.
The American rock band that has dazzled people all around the world will now be playing in a city near you. Their live performances are a must watch for every music lover and will surely be a worthwhile experience. Come and catch them perform live as they sweep the audiences off their feet. So get The Cab tickets soon and be ready to rock your heart out like never before.