THEM DAMN KINGS is the one man hard rock wrecking machine created by New Jersey USA native, guitarist / multi-instrumentalist / vocalist Jef Rhodes. Jef is a long time professional Front Of House engineer, and backline tech who has over two decades of international touring experience with such bands as Lacuna Coil, Opeth, Cradle of Filth, Highly Suspect, Watain, Mayhem, and others.
By enlisting former Lacuna Coil drummer Ryan Blake Folden, the pair have recorded “Rise Up”, a monster of a debut album that sounds both new and exciting – while simultaneously reminding listeners of that golden age of the early ‘90s when hard rock, metal, and grunge ruled the late night rock clubs of the world. Expect the new album "Rise Up" September 2022
THEM DAMN KINGS have released their debut full length album RISE UP today available worldwide on Earache Digital.
THEM DAMN KINGS will be supporting fellow rockers Texas Hippie Coalition at Furnace 41 in ATLANTA GA Sept 30th get your tickets at
Georgia based hard rock / metal band THEM DAMN KINGS have announced that they have been added as support on LA alternative metal band Gemini Syndrome’s upcoming US tour. The first leg of the tour will feature direct support from Ovtlier, and on the second leg from Oh! The Horror. Also joining the tour are punk upstarts Pushing Veronica......
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Jersey City, NJ Hard Rock / Metal band THEM DAMN KINGS has revealed the official music video for their debut single, “Throw it Away”. Self-directed and produced by multi-talented front-man Jef Rhodes, “Throw it Away” is off of their upcoming album, Rise Up........
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Them Damn Kings announce new album being recorded with Ryan Blake Folden, EX Lacuna Coil drummer, titled "Rise Up" Tentative release slated for 2022. More updates soon
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