Our first record from 1976. The Hot and Cool EP. Documented by Trouser Press Magazine as the third DIY new wave record ever released.
released January 1, 1976
Vocals – Martha Hull
Rhythm Guitar – Kim Kane
Lead Guitar, Organ – Marshall Keith
Bass – Andy Von Brand, Thomas Kane (track 2)
Drums – Chris Rounds
Artwork By [Back Panel] – Katsushika Hokusai
Artwork By [Cover Art] – Kim Kane
Artwork By [Graphic Design] – Malcolm Tarlton Jr.
Photography – Ed Duvall
Producer – Steven Lorber
Engineer – Jerry Ressler, Peter D'Antonio
Recorded at Underground Sound, Largo, Maryland June 1976
With lyrics that move from poignant accounts of violence and inequality, to empowering anthems of self-determination and self-worth, Royal Brat’s debut is raw power. Bandcamp Album of the Day Feb 28, 2018