Confidence Man are an electro pop band from Brisbane, Australia formed in 2016, who released their debut album "Confident Music For Confident People" on April 13, 2018.
The band was formed in 2016. The members had met on the Brisbane music scene, and had been other bands including: The Belligerents, Moses Gunn Collective and The Jungle Giants , and use pseudonyms in Confidence Man. They started writing dance songs together, initially as a "kind of joke", but eventually realised the material was worth pursuing. Planet and Bones provide vocals and dancing while Goodchild and McGuffie, who appear as masked figures, do keys and drumming. The band signed to UK label Heavenly Records and released their debut UK single, "Bubblegum" in March 2017.Confidence Man released their debut album, "Confidence Music for Confident People" in 2018. They toured Europe extensively in the middle of the year, with festival slots and a sell-out at London's Scala before returning to Australia for dates in September.The band released a Christmas single, "Santa's Coming Down the Chimney", for December 2018.