Toronto’s Gold Complex fuses classic soul with pop and R&B into a fresh sound that is all their own. Described by CBC’s Errol Nazareth as ‘smooth, catchy and sexy’, Gold Complex is a dynamic octet that has built a strong fan base in Canada, headlining renowned venues such as Lee’s Palace, The Rivoli, Mod Club and the Horseshoe Tavern. Their debut, self-titled EP was released in April last year. Their first two singles ‘Tread On Me’ and ‘Backbone’ received regular rotation on radio nationwide and were featured on the Nickelodeon television series, Open Heart, now on Netflix.
Following on from the national success of their debut EP, Gold Complex is excited to bring their powerful sound to bigger audiences around the globe. They have just released a Deluxe Edition with a brand new hand painted album artwork and a psychedelic deep house remix of the R&B hit ‘Tread On Me’.This Soundcloud exclusive re-issue (available for free download) is a showcase of the band’s musical diversity and technical prowess, taking the listener on a journey from groovy dance tracks to soulful slow jams.
To celebrate the new version of their EP, a black & white music video for their signature song ‘Backbone’ is now available to watch on Youtube. Will Bowes, the lead singer of Gold Complex adds ‘Backbone is a sexy, funky tune about conviction – saying what you mean and meaning what you say, especially when it comes to a relationship.’
The band is currently in the the studio recording their debut full length album “New Soul”, set for release in April 2017.