Bassist Brian Cook, guitarist David Knudson, drummer Tim Latona and vocalist Dave Verellen formed the legendary Tacoma, Washington mathcore/hardcore/metal band BOTCH in 1993, becoming one of the most ground-breaking and influential bands during a pivotal shift in heavy music before splitting in 2002.
Their split made way for members to form and or to play in other highly notable and influential bands including Minus the Bear, These Arms Are Snakes, Narrows, SUMAC, Russian Circles and Torment & Glory …
Botch have re-released their entire digital catalog, including two studio albums (We Are the Romans, American Nervoso), live album (061502), and a compilation album (Unifying Themes Redux). More news from Botch to come in 2023. Their re-edited EP An Anthology of Dead Ends will be released on October 27 and is already available for pre-order.