Fri 26 Aug 2016

Coming to Boston for an epic show with Westbound Train, 9/16!

We are soooo stoked to be playing with the mighty Westbound Train at Hatchet's old stomping ground, The Middle East! Come party like it's 1998!
Mon 06 Jun 2016

So many AMAZING summer shows! Opening for The Skints! And The English Beat!

Hatchet here. Appologies for not updating the site sooner; this past winter I was on a mission to get us more gigs for the summer, and get us gigs I did! Check out our shows page for all our dates. We're most excited to open for "the torchbearers... Read More
Tue 09 Feb 2016

2nd time's the charm at Galaxy Hut with Caz, 2/15

After that crazy snowstorm turned us all into hermits, we rescheduled this show to give NOVA some post-Valentine's Day love! 
Sat 09 Jan 2016

BIGTIME LOCAL SKA NIGHT, NEXT WEEK IN DC!

We're partnering up with our pals, The Captivators, as well as fellow locals Free Lobster Buffet and Leon Sound City, for a night of ska at The Rock & Roll Hotel! Show starts at 8, don't be late!
Tue 29 Dec 2015

Doc's Night: A Tribute to our brother, the late great Doc Night, January 2 @ Black Cat

(Hatchet here. This is the eulogy I wrote that Pablo read at Doc's memorial. If you live anywhere near the DC-area, it would mean the world to us if you came to the show.) Doctor Night, as I was fond of calling him, lived large. He was a tall guy, and... Read More
Fri 27 Nov 2015

Just like that, we're back. Boom!

Hey, Bonnets fans. We've been down but not out. More to come on the hows and whys. For now, know we missed you and we'll see you soon!
Mon 20 Jul 2015

Bonnets play with The Slackers THIS FRIDAY, HR on August 1!

Wow, good things continue to abound for the Bonnets this summer! After a crushingly good Artscape performace, we've added two amazing shows to our summer schedule: THIS FRIDAY, June 24, we're opening for the best band in the biz, NYC's Jamaican rock'n'roll... Read More
Fri 12 Jun 2015

Scotch Bonnets heat up summer with residency at Bossa, performance at ARTSCAPE, and more!

Welcome back, summer!Us Bonnets like it hot; it's the best weather for a cold drink and some sweet reggae music.We have a TON of shows this summer! We're in DC the fourth Sunday of every month, playing a residency at Bossa on 18th St in Adams-Morgan.We're... Read More
Thu 09 Apr 2015

VIDEO PREMIER DAY for Scotch Bonnets' version of "Tropical London"!!

VIDEO PREMIER DAY!!!! Bonnets fans and family, we've been sitting on this one for awhile and today we can finally reveal the video for "Tropical London", our song on Hooligans United, a Rancid tribute album being released on Hellcat/Smelvis Records... Read More
Fri 06 Mar 2015

Bonnets hitting the road this spring with RODDY RADIATION of THE SPECIALS!

Lookout, eastern States! The Bonnets are hitting the road this spring, opening for and backing legendary British ska lead guitarist Roddy Radiation!  Roddy Byers, better known as Roddy Radiation was the lead guitarist of The Specials, the innovative... Read More

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