Genres:Lounge/Exotica, Pop Rock, Rock - Pop Rock, Rock - Experimental/Post-Rock
What’s in a name? Some say it can make you or break you…
What do you think of when you hear the words BLANKETY BLANK?
Tens of thousands of people automatically think of melodies that stick in your brain the way cotton candy sticks to the roof of your mouth. They think of swaggering guitar hooks, soaring vocal harmonies, and lyrical depth with a little bit of humor sprinkled in for good measure. YOU might have heard BB on MTV, VH1, BRAVO, A&E, CBS, ABC, NBC, DEGRASSI, & various radio stations that continue to play BB every month. Undeniable ROCK-N-ROLL stage presence also comes to mind when they hear the words Blankety Blank.
As BB continues to tour the Southeast opening or headlining with such acts as Kid Rock, Cowboy Mouth, Barenaked Ladies, Blondie, Roman Candle, Antigone Rising, Slowrunner, & earning such diverse fans as Dre 3000 from Outkast, John Mayer, and many other notable artists, Blankety Blank proudly performs songs off of their 9-song full-length debut, “Is This Your Pill?” (mixed by Russ Fowler: Stone Temple Pilots, Offspring, Rage Against the Machine, Angie Aparo, etc…) and their 5-song EP, “Something to Snack On”.
“Unhappy Hour” from the 5-song “Something to Snack On” CD, took home the coveted Finals Award in Rock for the John Lennon Songwriting Competition. “Twisting the Knife” from “Is This Your Pill?” earned the Semi-Finals Award in the International Songwriting Competition. “Wake Up Now”, “M&M Green & Yellow”, and “Ladies in Neon Light”, all off “Something to Snack On”, have been on several shows on MTV, VH1 & many network shows while various other BB songs continue to get national and international attention.
Hear what the press has to say:
“Hooks galore…a dash of Punk-pop with Queen undertones, what a lethal combination!” - EdgeMagazineOnline.com
“Songs are instantly addictive…vocals are absolutely out-of-sight!!!” Babysue.com
Counting Crows & Blankety Blank
Nadine Condon - Counting Crows, Train, Third Eye Blind
"Excellent disc and a band I love to see live since their playing is killer...getting played on the 99x specialty show." http://www.nadinecondon.com/biography.asp
“Every once in a while a band appears that intuitively understands how to write great songs. Blankety Blank is one of those bands.” IndieMusicReview.com
"With beautiful melodies and heavenly harmonies, Greg Roth''s band, Blankety Blank, are a very energetic and charismatic band you don''t want to miss." - Creative Loafing
"Blankety Blank was just awesome! They had the energy, the chemistry, the vibe, and especially the music...the whole package for an ass-kicking good time! Great, great live band! The won the crowd over instantly! These guys started off big, and finished even bigger. Seriously, these guys are tremendous!" - EdgeMagazineOnline.com
It’s definitely time for you to check out Blankety Blank, even if it’s just to find out what comes to mind when you hear the words.