Rocky Votolato (born March 8, 1977, Dallas, Texas, United States), is an American singer-songwriter.
He was raised in Frost, Texas, roughly 50 miles south of Dallas, until the age of 13. After his parents were divorced, his mother remarried and moved the family to the Pacific Northwest in 1991, where he attended Inglemoor High School in Kenmore, Washington. Alienated by his southern roots, the isolation led him to focus all of his attention on learning to play guitar and writing songs. Inspired by seeing many punk shows including bands like Jawbreaker and Fugazi, he started several different musical projects while in high school.
When his former band Lying on Loot disbanded in 1996, Votolato, along with friends Rudy Gajadhar (drums) and Andrew Hartley (bass), started playing under the name Waxwing. His younger brother Cody (The Blood Brothers) soon joined the band on second guitar, and the band recordedЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Rocky Votolato / Seth Warren [1999, макси-сингл]
- Rocky Votolato [31.08.1999, альбом]
- A Brief History [2000, альбом]
- Burning My Travels Clean [2001, альбом]
- Light and Sound EP [2003, макси-сингл]
- Suicide Medicine [16.09.2003, альбом]
- Makers [24.01.2006, альбом]
- The Brag and Cuss [19.06.2007, альбом]
- True Devotion [23.02.2010, альбом]
- Television of Saints [2012, альбом]
- Hospital Handshakes [21.04.2015, альбом]
- Kindred Spirit [02.06.2015, макси-сингл]
- Daytrotter Session [02.09.2010]