Female fronted Hard Rock band “The Madcap” was formed in May 2015 by guitarist/songwriter Deniz Sayman & lead singer İzgi Gültekin. They are bringing on a new era of Hard Rock – with joyful songs, talented musicians, a brilliant singer and capturing stage performances and an overall flowing energy.
In 2015 they made it to the semifinals of the TV Show Rising Star 2015. In the semifinals of Rising Star 2016, the single “Stepped On A Lego” was launched, when they were invited to the show as guest act.
In the Hard Rock Rising, a global music contest hosted by well-known chain Hard Rock Café, The Madcap got the votes from both jury and audience and won the Hard Rock Rising Local Champion 2016 title.
The Madcap released their first album “The Madcap Rising” in 2016. They shot 8 music videos from the album.
During the years The Madcap have performed more than 450 shows. The band toured Turkey and Ukraine.
They’ve played at various festivals, including their night time performances at the Zeytinli Rock Festival (4 times) where they played their shows for more than 30.000 people each year.
The band also played at the Çukurova Rock Festival 2017, the Kuşadası Youth Festival 2017, 2018,2019 Zeytinli Rock Festival 2017, 2018,2019, Keçifest 2022, Akdeniz Youth Fest 2022 and much more.
They’ve played a variety of private events including 7 times in Nato Base for Nato soldiers.
The Madcap completed recording their new album, released the first single Livin’ in a Crime Scene and now they are ready to take their ”Rock N’ Roll Revolution” all over the world!
The Madcap Members
İzgi Gültekin – Lead Singer / Songwriter
Deniz Sayman – Guitars / Back Vocals / Songwriter
Cagdas Tilkan – Guitars / Back Vocals
GR Cagdas Dogru – Bass
Efe Okay – Drums