Mike Madriaga 9:30 a.m., May 25
Sound description: Power-punk for metalheads.
RIYL: Agent Orange, Dr. Know, the Queers, the Homeless Sexuals, Gizzards
Inception: San Diego, 2004
Influences: The Screamin' YeeHaws, D.P.I, Butt Trumpet, Hillstreet Stranglers, the Mice, the Queers, Gasoline Chicken, Agent Orange, Social Spit, DI, Dr. Know, the Quitters, the Dirty Panties, Last Rites, Weapons of Mass Destruction, the Homeless Sexuals, Gizzards
With roots tracing back to south Texas and Southern California, the Wastrels have united to create their unique sound within San Diego's underground. For three years, the Wastrels have toured CA, AZ, TX, LA, NV, WA, OR, and NM.
The current lineup of the Wastrels consists of Joshy (vocals), Rockbottom (six-string), Drewski (bass), Jonny Cuz (six-string), and our new addition Anthony (drums).
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