Strange Tarantulas / Bio

Bringing together many talents from all over the genre map. After the demise of Nick Sweat and Charley Potter's indie jam band, The Old Curiosity Shop, the two decided to move on to something completely new and exciting. With Charley Potter moving to drums enter Nick Sweat's cousin and mentor - 'Cosmic' Charlie McLinden (of local bluegrass outfit The Black Iron Gathering) taking over bass duties.
After a few jams as a three-piece Nick Sweat started discussions with his new friend Ryan Ball about coming by to jam sometime. After the first jam session it was obvious this line up was going to work perfectly. Not only do they mesh well musically they also get along like a set of long lost friends. Delivering explosive riffs and seriously catchy tunes the band have set out to revive the 'true' rock n roll label. No gimmicks. No bullshit. This is just pure rock n roll the way it should be.

General Info

Band Members
Nick Sweat, Ryan Ball, Charlie McLinden, Charley Potter
Artist Name
Strange Tarantulas
Profile Page
Active Since
Rock / Heavy Rock / Alternative

Contact Info

Columbia, SC

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