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Flipper is a punk band formed in San Francisco in 1979. Their slowed-down, bass-driven, and heavily distorted style of punk is also considered a key forerunner to sludge metal and bands such as the Melvins.

Meat Puppets

Meat Puppets are an American rock band formed in January 1980, in Phoenix. The group's original lineup was Curt Kirkwood (guitar/vocals), his brother Cris Kirkwood (bass guitar) and Derrick Bostrom (drums).


Fear is an American punk band credited for helping to shape the sound and style of American hardcore punk.


Minutemen were an American hardcore punk band formed in San Pedro, California, in 1980.


The Descendents are an American punk rock band formed in 1978 in Manhattan Beach, California. They have released six studio albums, three live albums, three compilation albums,.and three EPs. Since 1987, the band's lineup has consisted of singer Milo Aukerman, guitarist Stephen Egerton, bassist Karl Alvarez and drummer Bill Stevenson.

Wasted Youth

Wasted Youth (also known as LA's Wasted Youth) was a hardcore punk band in early 1980s from Los Angeles, California. The band followed in the footsteps of Black Flag and the Circle Jerks, and were a prominent and popular act amongst the Los Angeles punk underground of the early 1980s.

Overkill L.A.

Overkill L.A. or SST Overkill is a Hardcore punkband started in 1980 in Los Angeles and which recorded two records on SST Records and some tracks on compilations. The band started as Overkill but they were rechristened Overkill L.A. by SST Records when they re-released their albums in the '90's and SST Overkill when they reunited in 2005.


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