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Doc Rotten - Sick and Suffering ALBUM REVIEW

Wes - Guitar/Vocals Mike - Bass/Vocals AJ - Drums Andy Kay - Guitar


New Jersey boys Doc Rotten are nothing short of a good ole' fashioned punk rock band and after a first verse listen, your punk rock lizard brain wants to slam dance or break shit. For me, it could be that they remind me of bands like Rancid, Social D or Dropkick Murphys (minus the bagpipes and banjos) with a songs like (Listen Up and Gates via sophomore EP SICK AND SUFFERING) with fast paced "stop break" dirty chord progression build ups, gang vocal harmonies, strumming bass guitar melodies and snare roll drum fills.

SICK AND SUFFERING, the sophomore follow-up to Doc Rotten's freshman 2017 freshman EP FALLOUT which comes out everywhere on March 29th, 2018. The new album was produced by Sean Glonek. The quartet have been together for just only a year and have managed to already release 2 EPs, tour, and score a handful of music videos like this newly released first single video for LISTEN UP off of the new album. The band will be on the road all this spring and you can check out a full list of tour dates below.



MAR 30 Mill Hill Basement Trenton, NJ

APR 5 The Golden Pony Harrisonburg, VA

APR 6 Springwater Nashville, TN

APR 9 Will’s Pub Orlando, FL

APR 12 Bottom Bracket Social Club San Antonio, TX

APR 17 Streets Of London Pub Denver, CO

APR 18 Seventh Circle Music Collective Denver, CO

APR 20 Evangeline’s Bistro & Music House St Louis, MO

APR 26 Roxy & Dukes Roadhouse Dunellen, NJ

MAY 3 Mill Hill Basement Trenton, NJ

MAY 4 Fat Boys Smokehouse Fredericksburg, VA

MAY 5 Basement Show Fredericksburg, VA

MAY 9 Mill Hill Basement Trenton, NJ


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