about us:_______________________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________ ____________________________Past Show flyers:
Blacktop Syndicate /ˈblakˌtäp ˈsindikət' / : is an original, high energy heavy rock band from Austin Texas formed in march of 2016. with a dark sense of high octane humor and a passion for rock and roll. Blacktop Syndicate is a great fit with all rock music sub-genera from classic rock, Thrash, rock-a-billy, punk, death, speed and of course, heavy metal. we provide engaging, memorable, fist pumping original songs and even a few overhauled classics. currently our industrial and supercharged debut album "cubic dollars" is nearing completion at eclectica studios in austin texas, with sound city alum tim dolbear engineering. the eight track album is expected to be released in august of 2018. if you just can't wait, five songs from the album are complete and available now on dozens of media outlets, and hard copies as three and five song "singles". recordings are available in all professionally required formats upon request.
current stage plot 7/12/18: ___________________________________________________________________________________ _____________ ____
born and raised in austin
founding member, escape artist, contributing writer, Rehearsal and transportation
artist details: ____________________________________________________________________________________________
born in panhandle raised in austin, gear head, founding member Songwriter, composer, co- Producer, CFO
"interstate 130" demo:
SELF PRODUCED, RECORDED and distributed. a FIVE SONG DEMO CD which was released DECEMBER 7TH, 2016. named for the practice space in which blacktop syndicate originally rehearsed. the cover depicts Interstate 35 north bound lower deck in austin texas. all vehicles shown belonged to members of the band at the time artwork was created. distribution for this demo was discontinued in february of 2018 during pre-production of "cubic dollars".
label: bourbon legend records
genera: hard rock/classic heavy metal
home town: Austin TX
influences: iron maiden, misfits, reverend horton heat, metallica, judas priest, van halen, anthrax, s.o.d.
sounds like: a mix of influences
Compatible with: Rock, Metal, Punk, Rock-A-Billy, Hard Core, Thrash, Blues
Associations: ASCAP/BMI, HAAM
Media Formats: 128 & 320 MP3, 96K-24Bit, 44K-24Bit, 44K-16Bit WAV, 44K-24Bit MFIT, 48K-24bit Video
JAN 5 DIRTY DOG, AUSTIN jan 13 Texas Mist, Austin
Jan 20 Hanover's, Pflugerville Jan 25 Acadia, Houston
FEB 11 HARD TAILS, GEORGETOWN FEB 17 TEXAS MIST, AUSTIN FEB 24 GOTHAM ROOM, AUSTIN MAR 10 TEXAS MIST, AUSTIN MAR 16 KICK BUTT CAFE, AUSTIN MAR 24 PRIVATE PARTY, KYLE MAR 26 COBRACAST, GEORGETOWN APR 21 LONE STAR BAR, JONESTOWN