Faber Drive is a pop punk band from Mission, British Columbia, Canada. They are known for touring with bands such as Hedley, Marianas Trench and Simple Plan. They have gained a huge amount of popularity in many parts of Canada. Already well-known for a local fan base, Faber Drive released a limited edition three-song EP under the band name Faber. Due to legal issues, the band changed their name to Faber Drive.
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Faber Drive is a four-piece, Juno award nominated Canadian pop punk band from Mission, British Columbia. They have toured with bands such as Hedley, Marianas Trench, Simple Plan, Metro Station, The New Cities and Stereos. They have gained a huge amount of popularity in many parts of Canada.
Discovered by Chad Kroeger of Nickelback, and signed to his 604 Records label, Faber Drive released their debut album, Seven Second Surgery, on May 15, 2007 which was followed by the release of four singles. The band's biggest influences are U2, The Police, Def Leppard, Jimmy Eat World, Stryper.
The band also featured in the American drama television series Kyle XY. Two of their songs "Killin' Me" and "Summer Fades to Fall" had featured in the show. The band also made an appearance in episode 3.01, "Psychic Friend" which aired on January 19, 2009.
The release of their second album "Can't Keep a Secret", has seen Faber Drive move towards a synthpop sound.