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The Black Hats


Lead Guitar.


The band formed in Jan 2009 and have kick started with playing at various venues, always drawing in a crowd. The shows have been described as captivating and charismatic, with well crafted songs and a strong groove based rhythm section, complimented by a unique guitar sound.

Screen name:
Member since:
Oct 11 2009
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
35 years


Influences from; Dylan, The Verve/Ashcroft, Jonny Cash, The Rolling Stones, The Doors, Leonard Cohen, The Beatles, The Stone Roses, Neil Young, The Clash, The Jam and The Kinks can be heard in their music but there is no doubt that The Black Hats have their own unique sound.

Members Of Band

The Black Hats are Ross Scarfield (vocals, rhythm guitar), James Joslin (guitar), who has now left to study, Richard Knight (bass) and Lewis Early (drums).