Post-Punk from Vancouver BC
Contact DetailsCraig Stapleton
Featuring former members of San Francisco's "Absinthe Boy" and Vancouver's "22nd Century", "The Mucles Bitches" and "The BTU's", The Rothschilds formed in the fall of 2008. Lead singer & guitarist Darryl Stapleton has fronted numerous bands, including The Silencers, Hell Brothers and Absinthe Boy and sharing the stage with numerous bands including the UK's New Model Army & The New York Dolls. Mellow Friesen fronted Vancouver's The Bombshells and The Muscle Bitches. Newly added Duane Chaos on lead guitar also plays with I. Braineater and 22nd Century!
Blending a mix of The Replacements, NY Dolls, Husker Du & The Church, The Rothschilds sound is both punchy and raw as well as being melodic.