The band was formed in Caserta, Italy from an idea of Mario ‘Dust’ La Porta and Vincenzo Tancredi.
The early years (2005-2009) are characterized by many live shows, in clubs and festivals in all of Italy. Our first album “Altered Education”( self produced) released in 2007.
In 2008 the band had a change in line-up. The Italian/American songwriter Mario “Dust” La Porta who is also the drummer of the band becomes the lead vocalist.
In 2010 the second album “Pretty Prizes (also self-produced) was released, and receives more than 30 album reviews, gaining the interest of the main webzines and magazines. Between 2010 and 2012 the band goes on a promotional tour in all of Italy and also doing a few shows in London, England and Ljubljana, Slovania.
In 2014 Psychopathic Romantics released our self titled EP.
Psychopathic Romantics are always open to collaboration with others.
Current Line Up:
Mario ‘Dust’ La Porta: (Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Drums, Packaging tape, Percussions)
Vincenzo Tancredi: (Bass, Percussions, Backing Vocals)
Augusto De Cesare: (Electric, Acoustic guitars, Bouzouki, Mandolin, Glockenspiel, Percussion, Backing Vocals)
Filippo Jr. Santoiemma:(Electric Guitar, Harmonium, Mandolin, Toy Piano, Drum Machine, Melodica, E-bow, Kazoo, Percussion, Organ, Backing Vocals)
Editorial by Mario ‘Dust’ La Porta