Houston, Texas, USA
BandRockHip Hop

SCREWTAPE is a Houston based band that plays through genres with out compromising their music.


Any Self Respecting Houstonian can tell you what a Screwtape is. Its a slowed down grey cassette that built Houston's rap scene in the early 90's. Screwtape is ALSO the name of a demon working middle management in hell in the C.S Lewis novel The Screwtape Letters. 2011 Houston Press Music Award winning Best Indie/Alternative band SCREWTAPE gives you both sides of that.

2011 Houston Press Music Award winning Best Indie Band SCREWTAPE is 1 part HipHop 1 part Indie rock they play both with out compromising either. Fronted by CMJ spotlighted, 2 time sxsw showcasing artist and multiple Houston Press Music Award nominee Nosaprise on guitar/Keys and vocals along with Matt berry on drums and Juan Carlos Arroyo on bass these Houston natives are creating something truly unique and exciting. SCREWTAPE is making waves in the both Houstons Rock and HipHop cirlces.

Being labeled as everything from Punk Rock to HipHop they have drawn comparisons to everyone from Weezer to Bloc Party to WHY?. Fitting comfortably on both rock and hip hop bills. SCREWTAPE has Played for sold out crowds with the legendary Pharcyde as well as appearing at Houston premier music festival the Free Press Summer Fest.

Their debut album Dust It Off Make It Shine release is already generating a buzz around Tx.determined and focused SCREWTAPE is set to hit the road and spread their brand of Texas trill throughout the land.


Dust It Off Make It Shine -EP- (2012)

Screw your summer -single-(2011)