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Verbal Abuse

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
East Bay, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1981
Genre:
Hardcore (early), Thrash Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Politics, Society, Death, Angst, Drugs, Partying
Current label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1981-1995, 2005-present
Verbal Abuse are one of the classic examples of early USA hardcore punk who emerged during the movement alongside with D.R.I., Black Flag, Bad Brains, Minor Threat, Bad Religion and others. In later times, they would be one of the first known US crossover bands, along with Corrosion of Conformity, D.R.I., Suicidal Tendencies, the Cro-Mags, just to name a few.

The band broke up in 1995, but ...
Current
Nicki Sicki Vocals (1981-1984, 2005-present)
Dave "Koko" Chavez Bass (1984-1995, 2005-present)
See also: S.O.S.A., ex-Hell's Kitchen
Geza Szent-Galy Drums (2005-present)
Ed "Loco" Reyes Guitars (2005-present)
See also: ex-D.R.I. (live)
Luke Skeels Guitars (2009-present)
See also: ex-Hell's Kitchen, ex-The Boneless Ones
Past
Jess Aaron Guitars
Brett Dodwell Bass (1981-1984)
Gregg James Drums (1981-1988)
Eric "Joie" Mastrokalos Guitars (1981-1987)
Scotty Wilkins Vocals (1984-1995)
Andy Schuman Guitars (1987-1995)
See also: ex-Crucial Surge
Mike Chubka Drums (1988-1989)
Chris Kontos Drums (1989-1995)
See also: The Alien Blakk, ex-Attitude Adjustment, ex-Konkhra, ex-Machine Head, ex-Testament, ex-Death Angel (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-Hell's Kitchen, ex-Anti-Trust, ex-Custard Pie, ex-Grinch, ex-Sangre Eterna (USA), ex-The Servants
Sean Sutton Guitars (2005-2006)
See also: ex-Attitude Adjustment, ex-S.O.S.A.
Greg Elliot Guitars (2007-2009)
See also: ex-Hell's Kitchen
Nicki Sicki Vocals (1981-1984, 2005-present)
Dave "Koko" Chavez Bass (1984-1995, 2005-present)
See also: S.O.S.A., ex-Hell's Kitchen
Geza Szent-Galy Drums (2005-present)
Ed "Loco" Reyes Guitars (2005-present)
See also: ex-D.R.I. (live)
Luke Skeels Guitars (2009-present)
See also: ex-Hell's Kitchen, ex-The Boneless Ones
Jess Aaron Guitars
Brett Dodwell Bass (1981-1984)
Gregg James Drums (1981-1988)
Eric "Joie" Mastrokalos Guitars (1981-1987)
Scotty Wilkins Vocals (1984-1995)
Andy Schuman Guitars (1987-1995)
See also: ex-Crucial Surge
Mike Chubka Drums (1988-1989)
Chris Kontos Drums (1989-1995)
See also: The Alien Blakk, ex-Attitude Adjustment, ex-Konkhra, ex-Machine Head, ex-Testament, ex-Death Angel (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-Hell's Kitchen, ex-Anti-Trust, ex-Custard Pie, ex-Grinch, ex-Sangre Eterna (USA), ex-The Servants
Sean Sutton Guitars (2005-2006)
See also: ex-Attitude Adjustment, ex-S.O.S.A.
Greg Elliot Guitars (2007-2009)
See also: ex-Hell's Kitchen
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Added on: 2006-05-27 16:08:44 Last modified on: 2014-07-19 08:02:46
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