Black Belt Theatre Comes Out Swinging on 'Power Petting'. It blends melody and power, hooks and crunch. From the get-go, Black Belt Theatre say, “Take it or leave it.”” - Blaine Schultz

Shepherd Express

The WI Music Buzz revisits with Timothy Cook of Black Belt Theatre. The Milwaukee-based rock group has just released their album, "Power Petting". Hear all about the background of the album and listen to three of its songs. Listen HERE on Soundcloud.” - w/ John Gromes

WI Music Buzz

Tim & John stop by the WMSE studio to discuss "Power Petting".  ” - w/ Tom Crawford

John & Tim Live on WMSE 91.7 FM

The WI Music Buzz talks with Tim Cook of Black Belt Theatre. They talk about the 2018 WAMI win for Best Hard Rock Artist, the band's history, and their quest to open for the Foo Fighters when they come to Milwaukee. Click HERE to listen on Soundcloud.” - w/ John Gromes

WI Music Buzz

Winner: 2018 WAMI Award for "Best Hard Rock Artist”

— WAMI (Wisconsin Area Music Industry)

Hooray for hard rock that summons gumption and fortitude. ” - Jamie Lee Rake

Shepherd Express

Tim & John discuss the making of "Superbitch". ” - w/ Tom Crawford

John & Tim Live on WMSE 91.7 FM

Black Belt Theatre's debut album...is a dizzying reminder of what made late '70s and '80s glam rock so fun..” - Piet Levy

Milwaukee Journal Sentinal

Hibernation Termination...is a hard-edged rock album steeped in the power-pop spirit of Cheap Trick. ”

Shepherd Express

Hibernation Termination backs up the band’s own identification as “power rock ‘n’ roll” (rather than power pop), and its best songs have enough riffs to satisfy the Cheap Trick (classic era) fan inside most of us.” - Jon Gilbertson

Urban Milwaukee Dial