Bart Mendoza 9 p.m., Dec. 17
Knock 'Em Stiff
Sound description: Pure slaughterbilly.
RIYL: Mad Sin, Tiger Army, the Misfits, Nekromantix, Demented Are Go, Cock Sparrer, the Barnyard Ballers, Asmodeus, Mourning Noise, Type O Negative, Inciting Riots
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Inception: San Diego, 2003
Influences: The Meteors, Johnny Cash, the Damned, Demented Are Go, Los Gatos Locos, Hank Williams, the Cascades, the Misfits, the Shitgiveits, Green Day, the Germs, Aus Rotten, Children of Bodom, the Sharks, the Pharaohs, Damage Done By Worms, Bullit, the Siberian Mad Dogs, the Cenobites, Gorilla, Built 4 Speed, Nekromantix, the Guana Batz, Torment, the Lost Souls, the Ripmen, G-String, the Krewman, the Meantraitors, Concombre Zombi
Psychobilly band Knock 'Em Stiff formed in July 2003. With influences ranging from Delta blues, Americana, doo-wop, Cajun zydeco to horror punk, goth, and metal, they've played shows with the
Meteors, Demented Are Go, and the Barnyard Ballers.
According to the band, "Only Knock 'Em Stiff is pure slaughterbilly."