At least one member of each band performing during Doc Rock has a connection with USA Health or the Whiddon College of Medicine.
By Michelle Ryan
Don’t miss the third annual Doc Rock “battle of the bands” event at the Soul Kitchen in downtown Mobile on Thursday, March 21.
The friendly competition helps support research and critical clinical needs at USA Health, and at least one member of each band has an affiliation with USA Health or the Whiddon College of Medicine. Vote for your favorite band and buy tickets here.
Meet the bands that will perform at this year's Doc Rock:
By the Way
Supporting the USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute
Comprised of multiple members familiar with the Mobile music scene, By the Way delivers high-energy shows that feature incredible harmonies and popular song selections.
Mobile Second Line Society
Supporting H. Pete & Ashley Jones Neuroscience Research Endowment - USA Neurology
Mobile Second Line Society is Mobile's own brass band, playing hard-driving funk and rock since 2014. Inspired by the sounds of Mardi Gras, Mobile Second Line Society is an integral part of Mobile's culture.
Supporting USA Health Children’s & Women’s Hospital Cardiopulmonary Department
Since they started performing in 2021, The Shotcallers have been playing hits from the ‘60s and ‘70s to newer songs. Their favorite bands are SRV, John Mayer, Dave Matthews Band, Wet WIllie, and Blackstreet.
Supporting USA Health Children’s & Women’s Hospital
Formed in 2017, Sloth Racer features a revolving cast of like-minded musicians with a love for live performance. Expect to hear an eclectic mix of your favorite hits, from the ‘90s to now.
Supporting USA Health’s Project Inspire
Society Hill consists of members who have been singing and playing instruments for decades. They will perform a medley of classic songs from throughout the years.