Scott H. Biram

Rock ‘n’ Roll ain’t pretty and neither is Scott H. Biram. The self proclaimed ‘Dirty Old One Man Band’ successfully, and sometimes violently, lashes together blues, hillbilly and country precariously to raucous punk and godless metal. Biram ain’t no candy-ass singer/songwriter either, sweetly strumming songs about girls with big eyes and dusty highways. His singing, yodeling, growling, leering and brash preachin’ and hollerin’ is accompanied by sloppy riffs and licks from his '59 Gibson guitar and pounding backbeat brought forth by his amplified left foot. The remainder of this one-man band consists of an unwieldy combination of beat-up amplifiers and old microphones strung together by a tangled mess of guitar cables.

Years of non-stop touring have honed his assault to a fine edge; his wide-eyed throw downs in the First Church of Ultimate Fanaticism routinely lead giddy followers to a fiery baptism. Scott H. Biram won’t die. On May 11, 2003, one month after being hit head-on by an 18-wheeler at 75 MPH, he took the stage at The Continental Club in Austin, TX in a wheel chair – I.V. still dangling from his arm. With 2 broken legs, a broken foot, a broken arm and 1 foot less of his lower intestine, Biram unleashed his trademark musical wrath. When Scott H. Biram took the stage at his 2004 SXSW festival showcase right after Kris Kristofferson he was quoted as growling “They said that was a hard act to follow….I’m a hard act to follow motherfuckers!!” The stunned crowd looked on.

Past Shows


Apr
10
th
2024
Turf Club
Apr
10
th
2024
Turf Club

Scott H. Biram

with DJ Rock the Monkey
Sep
18
th
2013
Turf Club
Sep
18
th
2013
Turf Club

Scott H. Biram

with Black Pistol Fire
Mar
16
th
2012
Mainroom
Mar
16
th
2012
Mainroom

G. Love & Special Sauce

with Scott H. Biram
Jul
20
th
2010
7th St Entry
Jul
20
th
2010
7th St Entry

Scott H. Biram

with THE FLOODSUFFERERS and Nato Coles & the Blue Diamond Band

More Shows

Oct
24
th
Amsterdam Bar & Hall

Porches

with sweet93
Sep
28
th
Palace Theatre

Cloud Cult

Jul
10
th
Fine Line

The New Pornographers

Aug
11
th
Fine Line

SeeYouSpaceCowboy

with The Callous Daoboys and Omerta