Vocalist/guitarist Scott Frilot and drummer Scott Thompson founded Slack Adjustor in New Orleans in 2005. Frilot previously was the frontman for garage-punk outfits Electric Swamp Gas and Stereobabble. He was also a member of The Tomatoes. Thompson was the drummer for pop-punk band The Joneses and also played with The Tomatoes for a short period.
Neil Heusel of Southern Junction and Buckshot and the Barnstormers was recruited to play bass.
The trio released their debut album Volume I at the famed Music Shed in New Orleans. The record was produced by Grammy-award winner Chris Finney. Volume I was released on November 27th, 2009.
They have just released Chop Shop on October 5th of 2012, which was also produced by Finney.
Lance Sherlock(Electric Swamp Gas and Stereobabble) has taken over the drum duties from Thompson. Lance and Scott have played together in previous bands and projects, for close to 15 years and Lance, Scott and Neil have all been intertwined for the past 25 yrs.
The three are working on a new EP.
Photos © Sally Asher
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