The Dead Pyrates Society

The Dead Pyrates Society


Take the Faces,The Stones ,Humble Pie .Stir into a thick stew of Texas rock , blues and country and you will be close to the what the Austin Chronicle called "The Twang and Thunder of The Dead Pyrates Society" When rock forgets where it came from consider this a friendly reminder


The Dead Pyrates Society has many years of experience playing around the world with various national acts including Jo Jo Gunne, Spirit, Bob Dylan, and Paul Rogers of Bad Company.
John Staehely and Jimmie Randall while members of Jo Jo Gunne also appeared on Keith Moon's solo album, Two Sides of the Moon.
Drummer Mark Hamilton brings decades of experience in Texas music with the likes of Jack Morgan and Gary Myric(Havana 3 AM) to the Dead Pyrates Society's lineup.
Joe Kennedy who handles the multiple chores of lead singer ,guitar and songwriting concieved DPS as a living breathing musical memorial to fallen commrades in rock and roll The Dead Pyrates Society is not a nostalgia act . With sometimes obvious nods to their history and heritage the music is a fresh batch of songs played with a passion only years of dedication can bring . Margaret Moser of the Austin Chronicle in the "Critic's Choice " called The Dead Pyrates Society "The Best New Band and The Best Live Performance for 2007" . The Austin Music Awards voted D.P.S. among the "TOP TEN" Best New Band . With musical relationships that date back over four decades, The Pyrates have come together to produce an original rock driven sound that is all it’s own. Bassist Jimmie Randall adds , "If something sounds familiar it may be borrowed or stolen...." Just call it a tribute ! "


'Tempus Fugit" EP released October ,2008
"The Dead Pyrates Society " Released April ,2009

Set List

2 sets max of All original rock and roll