RIYL: Gloomsday, Badabing, Deep Sea Thunderbeast, Schizophonics, Duping the Public, Stalins of Sound, Dream Burglar
- "Career as rockin' tattoo artist not recommended" · March 7, 2018
Inception: San Diego, 2016
Influences: Nirvana, Temple of the Dog, Korn, Meshuggah, Queens of the Stone Age, Soundgarfen, Death from Above 1979, Torche, Spoon, Fu Manchu, Lamb of God
Bosswitch is a fuzz-rock metal-leaning trio featuring tattoo artist Justin Cota (Gloomsday, Deep Sea Thunderbeast), Ryan Schilawski (Stalins of Sound), and Tom Lord (Badabing).
In 2016, Cota co-founded Dream Burgler with Lia Dearborn (Uniform Victor, Mittens) and Josh Rudiger (the Cardielles).