Artist images 33 more. They were formed in by Tony Sly and Rory Koff. The band is highly praised in the skate punk and hardcore scenes, though their sound has evolved considerably through the years, taking on a much lighter and poppier brand of melodic punk. The band has released a single and one more full-length on this label, until signing up with Fat Mike's label, Fat Wreck Chords, on At that year, No Use For a Na… read more.
The band is highly praised in the skate punk … read more. The band is highly praised in the skate punk and hardcore scenes, though their sound has ev… read more. Similar Artists Play all. Trending Tracks 1. Features Exploring the local sounds and scenes at Noise Pop Fest. Albums of the latest and loved, and the ones to look out for discover By okspud1 15 Feb am. All Things Hyped: Last. Play track. Love this track.
More Love this track Set track as current obsession Get track Loading. Saturday 28 March Monday 30 March Tuesday 31 March Wednesday 1 April Thursday 2 April Friday 3 April Saturday 4 April Sunday 5 April Monday 6 April Tuesday 7 April Wednesday 8 April Thursday 9 April Friday 10 April Saturday 11 April Sunday 12 April Monday 13 April Tuesday 14 April Wednesday 15 April Friday 17 April Saturday 18 April Sunday 19 April Monday 20 April Tuesday 21 April Wednesday 22 April Thursday 23 April Friday 24 April Saturday 25 April Sunday 26 April Monday 27 April Tuesday 28 April Wednesday 29 April Thursday 30 April Friday 1 May Saturday 2 May Sunday 3 May Monday 4 May Tuesday 5 May Wednesday 6 May Most of the songs begin with a nice intro Take "Felix," for instance.
Its duration is , but Tony only starts singing into it. Now, the song's chorus is enjoyable in itself, but in this verse-less format it simply feels like a stand-alone chorus, a head without a body. There are never any build-ups. The music ranges from passable to good, so you won't ever find yourself cringing as you listen, but it detracts from the songs in that you won't feel a rush waiting for that great chorus to come along.
You will merely listen, and, if you like hard-edged punk, enjoy, but the experience will be devoid of any genuine anticipation. You can forget about the "relationship crap" some purists complain about when referring to the band's later albums.
Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip.
Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. In , Dodge left to play in another Bay Area punk band, Stikky , while in summer that year, both Meyer and Judd left the band with Tony Sly replacing Judd on guitar. In , Gras fell out with the rest of the band and left before an important show at Gilman and a live appearance on the KFJC radio show.
In a tight spot, the band asked the former guitarist Dodge, who before the formation of No Use had sung in other local bands, to rejoin as vocalist, which he agreed. In , Dodge left again which allowed Sly to take over vocals and songwriting. It was the only album by the band recorded as a trio. In late , Dodge left the line-up,  and was replaced by the guitarist Robin Pfefer, who took over on lead guitar so that Sly could step down to rhythm and concentrate on singing. In , after the release of Leche Con Carne , their third full-length album, Chris Shiflett and Matt Riddle joined the band to play guitar and bass guitar, replacing Gregor and Papoutsis respectively.
With the punk music breakthrough in , No Use for a Name received a larger audience after releasing this album, thanks to their video for the song "Soulmate" which was played on the MTV show Minutes. In , after the success of Making Friends , the band toured the U. After releasing More Betterness! The band released its eighth full-length studio album, Keep Them Confused , on June 14, It takes a more political position than earlier releases.Incognito is the debut album by No Use for a Name. It was released on New Red Archives in and re-released on Fat Wreck Chords on October 23, It was produced by Brett Gurewitz .