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Alt Rock | Pop Punk | Prog

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Conflicting Motive is a DIY rock band that blends alternative rock, pop punk, and prog genres with lyrics ranging from nostalgic emo to the ethereal and philosophical.

The members of Conflicting Motive join together years of experience in jazz, metal, emo, and rock for a complex and mesmerizing DIY sound that is not defined by the bounds of a single genre.


Discography | Listen


Conflicting Motive released their first single, “Under the Firmament” in 2015. This song remains a fan favorite.

In 2019, Conflicting Motive released a double EP as a culmination of four years of development and transitions within the band. Songs were released as a double EP rather than an LP in order to highlight this evolution and the diverse characteristics of the band's sound.


Single (2015)

“Under the Firmament” blends a range of acoustic and electric instruments and features male and female harmonies for a unique song about love and lust.


SOLAR (2019)

SOLAR highlights the original Conflicting Motive sound where rock, punk, and emo collide into songs about love, heartache, and dismay.


Lunar (2019)

LUNAR combines alt rock roots with shoegaze and prog influences, highlighting a transition toward the philosophical and experimental.


The Band


Zach Cabral (Vocals, Guitar)

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JP Foronda (Vocals, Keys, Sax)

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Cayse McRee

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Doug Charles

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