In 1969 Scott Newport started playing music in The Newport Family Band , the Newport brothers Jack, Steve and Scott along with their parents John and Peggy Newport created The Newport Family Band. In 1976 Steve (Doc Rock) and Scott (Screamin' Scott) created VIPER in Burlington New Jersey, They enjoyed a dedicated following and were THE band to see on the East Coast music scene in the late 70's early 80's. The brothers Newport reformed VIPER in 2000 and released four cd's , Da Boyz R Makin' Noize, More Noize from Da Boyz and Ten Virgin Nippletts & Rockin' The Block... The VIPER name was retired in 2012 when Steve Newport AKA Doc Rock passed away from cancer. Scott's new music is dedicated to his musical partner in crime for over forty years his late brother Steve Newport.