The Compulsions' second full-length album, Dirty Fun, will be released via Compulsions Records on Tuesday, April 14 with a record release show later that same day at the Mercury Lounge in New York City (not March 27 as previously announced). Alec Morton (ex-Raging Slab) will fill in for Sami Yaffa on bass. More info coming soon so check back for updates!
Frontman Rob Carlyle and producer Hugh Pool perform acoustic renditions of Compulsions songs such as "Groove On" and "Shake Hands With The Devil." Also: Lorraine Leckie & Her Demons.
The Compulsions are scheduled to perform just before midnight. Also: Killcode, Star Killer, Stoned Fire, Vajra.
Sounds Like: The Rolling Stones, AC/DC, New York Dolls, Guns N' Roses, Aerosmith
Label: Compulsions Records
Bio: The Compulsions are Rob Carlyle on lead vocal and rhythm guitar with lead guitarist Richard Fortus and drummer Frank "Thunderchucker" Ferrer, both from the recharged Guns N' Roses, as well as bassist Sami Yaffa from seminal bands Hanoi Rocks and the revamped New York Dolls. Heralded by Classic Ro...See Full Bio
“The Compulsions have that dirty rock sound that not enough bands seem to have these days.”