Related Information for Hot Snakes Hot Snakes is an American post-hardcore band led by Rick Froberg and John Reis, formed in 1999 in San Diego, United States. Reis and Froberg had previously performed together in Pitchfork and Drive Like Jehu, after which Reis had found international success with Rocket from the Crypt. Hot Snakes disbanded in 2005 but reunited in 2011.Although they share musical similarities with members' previous outfits, Hot Snakes have a sound that is much more primal than that of Pit.. read more