Rock / Hard Rock/Metal / Alternative/Indie
Pistol Whippin Ike is more than just a rock and roll band; it’s a sound with attitude, a feeling of raw energy and a full throttle all out
assault on the senses.
Spring of 2000 ushered in the genesis of Pistol Whippin Ike. The band went straight to work writing lyrics and creating music that
captured the essence of Pistol Whippin Ike’s desired sound, all the while searching for the perfect front man. Several months and
numerous auditions later, the group found the singer that made the band complete. In late 2000, Pistol Whippin Ike played ...
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