“It’s honky tonk metal, like you took a handful of cheap trucker speed and headed out on the warpath” is how Scattered Hamlet describes their musical style. Created to capture the essence of growing up in the country while giving nods to the original classic rock and outlaw country pioneers, Scattered Hamlet is one part Lynyrd Skynyrd and Molly Hatchet featuring heavy rock elements from Motorhead to Down.
Scattered Hamlet released their first EP Hillbilly Harmony in 2010 Produced by Clay Davis, mixed by Ryan Anderson (Nickleback, Hinder), mastered by Rob Beaton (Guns ‘n’ Roses). Read More
Their debut full length, Skeleton Dixie, was released in 2013. Produced by Jason Donaghy (John5). Mixed and mastered by Howie Weinberg (White Zombie/Slayer). 2,700+ copies sold. Several tracks have been featured on CMT, MTV, RedBull UK, NASCAR Heat, and more
Their second release, Swamp Rebel machine, was their most recent and most successful release. It came out in November of 2016 and landed at #10 on Billboard Heatseeker charts. Produced by Jason Donaghy and Jake Roadenhouse (John 5/Rob Zombie). Mastered by Howie Weinberg (Slayer/ Danzig).
Scattered Hamlet is a national touring band who have crossed the country countless time playing in small bars to major stages. They performed two shows at Buffalo Chip during the 2018 Sturgis Bike Rally opening for Kid Rock and Lita Ford. They played a few shows as part of the 2018 Warped Tour and have had two appearances at Rock Fest WI (2017 and 2018.
The band is gearing up to release their third full length in 2019. These hillbilly boys know how to grab the bull by the horns, hold on for dear life, and ride that cow in to the ground. All humble, yet determined, Scattered Hamlet is aiming down the barrels and ready to pull the trigger on the monstrous career ahead of them .