Over the past few years, American-fronted Fandangle have exploded onto the UK punk scene. Their unparalleled energetic live performances and original – yet catchy – melodies have echoed throughout crowds around the UK and Europe. Known for their fun-loving and passionate attitude, Fandangle are the hardest working DIY punk band in the UK. They originally formed in 2000 as young kids sharing their love for music, and worked their way up through relentless gigging and self-promotion, while creating music that seamlessly blended their various influences and backgrounds.
There are at least four bands named Culture Shock: 1- Culture Shock: punk dub / anarcho punk (UK) Culture Shock were an anarcho-punk / punk-dub-ska band formed in Warminster, Wiltshire, UK, in 1986 by Dick Lucas, previously of the Subhumans. Their three LPs, "Go Wild", "Onwards and Upwards" and "All The Time!", were released on Bluurg Records. They also did 205 gigs between 86-89. Culture Shock mixed their punk roots with ska and reggae music to a previously unheard extent and influenced the styles of bands like AOS3...
Detonate were a ska-core band from Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas. They started by various members of defunct Dallas ska bands and released two full-length albums: Television (2007) and Undead (2008). The band broke up after returning from the summer tour in 2008. Both Detonate ablums are availabe free for download on:
There is more than one band with this name:
1. First, Duff McKagan's Loaded. Their picture appears here as an artist picture on Last.fm.
2. Second, a streetpunk band based in Mannheim, Germany, who recorded the other albums listed below: "Fearless Street", "More Midnights Than Mornings", "Hold fast" and "Turn Your Head & Cough". Their MySpace is http://www.myspace.com/getloaded .
3. Third, a band formed Cary, North Carolina in 1998 had recorded many albums, such as "Where's The Beef?" "Who Cut The Cheese?" "Isaac Jacobs & The Abrahams"...
Mustard Plug are a third-wave ska band from Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. Formed in 1991, the band's original members were Dave Kirchgessner, Mike McKendrick, Colin Clive, and Anthony Vilchez. Currently, the band consists of Dave(Vocals), Brandon Jenison (Trumpet), Jim Hofer (Trombone), Nate Cohn(Drums), Colin Clive(Guitar/Vocals), and Rick Johnson(Bass). The band has regularly toured throughout the United States, Europe, Japan, and South America. They have toured with the Warped Tour twice, and participated in the Ska Against Racism Tour.
Lit is a post-grunge band, based in Fullerton, California, United States. They had several hits singles in the 1990s and early 2000s including My Own Worst Enemy, Miserable, Zip-Lock, Over My Head, Lipstick and Bruises, Addicted, Looks Like They Were Right and Times Like This. The band was formed in 1990 as a metal-oriented band, under the name "Razzle", and gained a large following. A few years later, the group changed its name to "Stain", but due to another band owning the name, it changed its name to "Lit" in 1996.