The Nekromantix Return to Seattle for a Night of All Things Macabre, by Holly Homan

Friday October 6 brought a return of psychobilly heroes the Nekromantix with a night of macabre themes.

Lead singer and upright bassman Kim Nekroman came on stage wearing all black with his signature bass shaped like a child’s coffin with the head stock shaped like a cross. But he didn’t just beat the bass . . . → Read More: The Nekromantix Return to Seattle for a Night of All Things Macabre, by Holly Homan

El Corazon Hosts A Night Of Dance Macabre Starring the Nekromantix, by Holly Homan

The evening after Halloween brought dance macabre to El Corazon starring the Nekromantix.

Singer Kim Nekroman, with his coffin shaped bass, held said bass above his head, held it like a guitar or straddled it all without missing a lick. On several occasions he even licked it. And he had high pitched screams down . . . → Read More: El Corazon Hosts A Night Of Dance Macabre Starring the Nekromantix, by Holly Homan

Nekromantix & Angie & the Car Wrecks Raise the Dead At Tacoma’s Jazzbones, by Holly Homan

Friday night December 12, I once again made the long drive south to Tacoma, Washington to see yet another great show at Jazzbones. This time it was Nekromantix with Angie & the Car Wrecks opening.

I’ve lost count how many times I’ve seen Nekromantix, but this was the most fun show I’ve seen them . . . → Read More: Nekromantix & Angie & the Car Wrecks Raise the Dead At Tacoma’s Jazzbones, by Holly Homan

The Reverend Horton Heat, Nekromantix & Old Man Markley Serve Up Roots Rock, Psychobilly and Hillbilly Showdown at the Showbox Market, by Holly Homan

My first concert of 2014 and I’m at the Showbox Market to take in some psychobilly. The now legendary Reverend Horton Heat headlined with Nekromantix and Old Man Markley opening.

>Hailing from Dallas, TX, The Reverend (real name James Heath) played a mean Gretsch guitar while Jimbo Wallace slapped viciously away at his upright . . . → Read More: The Reverend Horton Heat, Nekromantix & Old Man Markley Serve Up Roots Rock, Psychobilly and Hillbilly Showdown at the Showbox Market, by Holly Homan

Nekromantix, The Silver Shine, No Buffer & Angie and the CarWrecks Kick Off Summer at Seattle’s El Corazon, By Holly Homan

Friday was the last day of school and I wasted no time in starting my summer vacation from teaching at Seattle’s illustrious El Corazon while they hosted a night of punk/psychobilly that won’t soon be forgotten. The infamous Nekromantix headlined a night that had already heated up thanks to three stellar opening bands. More . . . → Read More: Nekromantix, The Silver Shine, No Buffer & Angie and the CarWrecks Kick Off Summer at Seattle’s El Corazon, By Holly Homan