Similar To: Wintersleep, The Gaslight Anthem
Candelora is an indie band from Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Their name comes from the Grandmother of two of the band members. Her middle name, Candelora, was discovered after her passing on a small piece of paper used to migrate from Italy to Canada.
Candelora played Virgin Festival Alberta 2009 and shared the stage with the likes of The Arkells, Metric, Wintersleep, Billy Talent & Pearl Jam.
They recorded a full length, self-titled, debut album in the Summer/Fall of 2010 and released it in May of 2011 to positive reviews.
Candelora made their Canadian Music Week debut in 2012 with showcases at The Gladstone Hotel & The Hideout.
This May, the guys will embark on a west coast tour. Look for them at L.A.'s renowned venue, Whisky A Go Go, on Saturday, May 11th.