They have a history going back several decades to the late 1980’s when they were playing firstly as The Rusty Romeos and later as Los Dislocados. They have been performing, as regularly as is possible in the midst of a pandemic, in and around Sydney at venues including the Marrickville Bowling Club, the Gasoline Pony and the Butchers Brew (the latter two where they have regular gigs on the first Saturday afternoon of each alternate month), Willie the Boatman brewery and the Link and Pin in Woy Woy.
Los Romeos Oxidados members hail from past Sydney bands including the Lime Spiders, Cruel Sea, Chain, The Tenants, The Professors, Pet Rocks, The Bambalams, Grooveyard, Coupe de Ville, The Mother Truckers, The Beaut Utes, and 50 Million Beers. They comprise three guitars, bass, drums & vocals; the current lineup being:
Ged Corben - guitar and pedal steel guitar
Ian Little - guitar, lap steel guitar and vocals
Dominic O’Donnell - rhythm guitar
Frank Grubisa - bass guitar
Joe Breen - drums and vocals
Tim Fleming - vocals