Candlebox is an American rock band which formed in 1990. The group has released several studio albums which have produced charting singles.
Originally consisting of lead singer Kevin Martin, guitarist Peter Klett, bassist Bardi Martin, and drummer Scott Mercado, Candlebox began performing live in 1991. They released an 8 song EP which brought them to the attention of Maverick Records.
Their self-titled first album peaked at number 7 on Billboard’s album charts and sold in excess of four million copies. They began touring with established bands such as Aerosmith, Radiohead and The Offspring before headlining their own series in 1994.
After the departure of a couple of members, the group disbanded in the early 2000’s but reunited in 2006.
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