Gargamel! creates music that crosses the boundaries of metal, funk, reggae,
jazz, rap, and more to produce a modern rock sound unlike any other. The band’s
well polished, high energy performance, featuring lead singer Mandaddy’s
dramatic vocal abilities, has earned the group a large and diverse following
throughout the state of Florida. Gargamel! play their music with surprising
precision and always with tongue planted firmly in cheek. Their incendiary and
often amusing live show floors audiences each and every time.
throughout Florida, Gargamel! has played every major concert venue, with multiple shows
at Orlando's House of Blues and Hard Rock Live! Gargamel!’s music can be
heard on Orlando radio stations WTKS Real Radio 104.1 FM, Real Rock 105.9FM,
WJRR 101.1 FM, and WPRK 91.5 FM. You can also hear them on Planet Radio 92.1
FM in West Palm Beach, Rock 104 in Gainesville, and The Buzzard WMMS 100.7FM
Lead singer Mandaddy hosts the local music TV show “Bootleg
Television’’, seen on UPN's Orlando affiliate channel 65, that features
local musicians and artists.
Gargamel! has sold over 2,000 copies of their CD “Touch MyFun”, which won
the CD of the Year award in the 2001 Orlando Weekly Music Awards. In the same
award show, Gargamel! also received the Best Hard Edge Band award for the second
year in a row. Their latest offering, "The
New Tenderness" is another refreshing change of pace to the modern
rock styles inundating the airwaves.