Our Story

Sweet Chaos is a young female hard rock duo from Dallas, TX. Comprised of Sydney Hefley (bass guitar, vocals) and Payton Taylor (drums), the band has toured the great state of Texas and has become a local draw, garnering significant attention performing at many prestigious venues across the Dallas Metroplex. The band has a broad range of musical influences, including Muse and Royal Blood, but have created a unique powerful sound that is undeniably all their own.  Combining current and relevant lyrics with electric live performances, audiences are energized and left wanting for more. The band received the MXD Mag Rock and Metal 2016 Rising Talent in Texas Award and the duo was honored again in 2017 by MXD Mag by receiving individual awards for Best Rising Talent in Texas Bass Guitarist and Drummer, respectively. Their single “IRRELEVANT” has been added to playlists on major active rock/market indicator station KEGL 97.1 FM in Dallas in addition to 89.9 FM Pop Roxx Radio, Rock Rage Radio, Canada Rage Radio and Deep Dallas Radio. The band is scheduled to record new material soon for release in 2018.

Sweet Chaos and Sydney have been added to the Ernie Ball Artist Roster and Payton proudly endorses Pearl Drums. ​​​​​

Sydney - Lead Vocals, Bass guitar, Keys

Sydney - Lead Vocals, Bass guitar, Keys

Payton - Drums

Payton - Drums