The Red Hot Poker Dots are branded Genuine Swampy Tonk . A band that can fit in just as easily at a biker rally , a corporate hot rod and beer festival , a honky tonk roadhouse , or a bluegrass event . ‘ Swampy Tonk ’ in no uncertain terms translates to this - you make up your own rules along the way . We’re talkin’ about the catchiest original tunes on the planet here.
The Red Hot Poker Dots were founded in 1996 in Melbourne , Australia by Ray Anonymous and O’Dette Montana .
All members of the Red Hot Poker Dots are full time musicians and hold varying degrees of expertise in Rocket Surgery . The band agree that longevity in any trade is not inherent in everyone .“ It’s really quite simple ” they state , “ When you stand on stage you must look to the future and not at your shoes ”.
The Red Hot Poker Dots have been based in USA since 2007 and are currently situated in the Eastern Regions . With strong commitments to the music industry in Australia , USA and most recently Europe , the band continue to deliver , develop , and deny the odds .
Currently signed to Rhythm Bomb Records , Berlin / London they can look forward to an even broader international awareness .