is a band from Burlington, Ontario
. The band formed in 2005 when the four original members got together with the purpose of starting a psychobilly
<!--Not horrorbilly; see talk page.--> band. The Creepshow writes the majority of their songs about horror films
The band has its roots in the 905 music scene with most members having been in various garage bands
before The Creepshow. McNab was the singer/guitarist for local legends Outspan and Jersey
. McGinty was the songwriter
for 905 ska
band two-face and played trombone in Outspan as well. Matt "Pomade" Gee splits his time between The Creepshow and punk band for which he also plays drums.
The Creepshow is known for their fast-paced songs filled with lots of backup vocals
from McNab and McGinty and sing-alongs that the whole crowd can participate in. The band is also known for their live shows.
After initially recording two songs for the Zombie Night in Canada Vol. 2
, Stereo Dymamite founder Adam (DOOM) Sewell signed the band after hearing the band's demo in 2005
. The band released their first album Sell Your Soul
on shortly after on May 2, 2006.
On Monday, March 27, 2006, Stereo Dynamite signed an exclusive distribution deal with EMI
Music Canada greatly increasing the label and bands distriubtion.
In August, 2009 Hellcat Records
announced they had signed The Creepshow and... Read More