Jeff and i started a new band, minor threat, and i moved from playing bass to singing henry, the teen idles' roadie, started soa john stabb had appeared on the scene and was playing with a band that would become government issue. Minor threat was a hardcore punk band from washington dc from the 1980s many other bands which played hardcore punk music in the united states were influenced by minor threat's music minor threat's songs were usually short and fast. Minor threat wasn’t mackaye’s first band—that would be teen idles, formed in 1979 from a protean predecessor called the slinkees, and dischord was created in 1980 as a vehicle for the first teen idles single—but the group quickly became the nucleus of the dischord roster, and by extension the whole dc hardcore scene, in the early ’80s. Beach rats are the new punk band featuring members of minor threat, bouncing souls, and lifetime in this ari katz interview, we learn about the band's origins and plans for 2018 beach rats are the new punk band featuring members of minor threat, bouncing souls, and lifetime in this ari katz interview, we learn about the band's origins and. Hello, this is now the official facebook page for the band minor threat from this point forward, the account will be moderated by the staff at dischord records and will post only information and images relevant to the group and its music.
The poster, for nike's major threat skateboarding demo tour (used to promote its newest line of sb shoes), misappropriated not only the minor threat logo, but the imagery from the band's 1981 self. Minor threat was a hardcore punk band, formed in 1980 in washington, dc and disbanded in 1983 members have included ian mackaye, jeff nelson, brian baker, lyle preslar and steve hansgen. Minor threat and soa were part of a small wave of new kids and bands in dc, many of whom were not into drugs and alcohol some of the bands made mention of this in their lyrics, and minor threat's song straight edge coined the phrase that is now used to describe a drug and alcohol-free lifestyle. Minor threat was the definitive washington, dc, hardcore punk band, setting the style for the straight-edge punk movement of the early '80s led by vocalist ian mackaye , the band was staunchly independent and fiercely sober.
Ian mackaye, lyle preslar, brian baker, and jeff nelson formed minor threat in washington, dc in 1980 the band released three 7 singles and an ep on dischord before breaking up in 1983. Minor threat ian mackaye, lyle preslar, brian baker, and jeff nelson formed minor threat in washington, dc in 1980 the band released three 7 singles and an ep on dischord before breaking up in 1983 first demo tape, released 01 june 2003 1 minor threat (version) 2 stand up (version) 3 a short history of the hardcore punk underground in. Minor threat -part of the dc hardcore punk scene -lead singer ian mckaye was the co-founder of dischord-one of punk's most important independent record companies. While stumbling around the internet today, a full set from minor threat came up on youtube that was uploaded back in january, which you can watch below the show is from 1983 at chatsworth.
Minor threat was an american hardcore punk band formed in washington, dc in 1980 and disbanded in 1983 the band was relatively short-lived, but had a strong influence on the hardcore punk music scene minor threat's song straight edge became the eventual basis of the straight edge movement. Minor threat's singer, ian mackaye's, sings for a band called embrace (compare the band name to earlier dc bands minor threat, void, and state of alert) whose lyrics are emotional and deeply self-questioning, but still clear and unambiguous. The band started in the summer of 1985, made up of ex-members of minor threat and bloody mannequin orchestra through the years, they cycled through 3 different singers, 2 bass players, and 3 drummers in their four year active existence (1985-1988.
Seven 12 by minor fret, released 06 march 2017 1 minor threat 2 bottled violence 3 guilty of being white 4 i don’t want to hear it 5 in my eyes 6 out of step 7 screaming at a wall info: this is a cover record featuring four songs by the band minor threat, but quite a but slower hope you like our spin on these tracks of a band that helped shape our lives. The band includes vocalist ari katz (lifetime, mitylion), guitarist brian baker (minor threat, bad religion, dag nasty), bassist bryan kienlen (bouncing souls), guitarist pete steinkopf (bouncing souls), and drummer danny windas. All rights to minor threat and dischord records i claim no ownership of the music or image displayed in this video thanks for watching, like, sub, share, and please enjoy.
This page was last edited on 5 november 2017, at 14:45 content is available under cc by-nc-sa 30 unless otherwise noted pillars of eternity content and materials are trademarks and copyrights of obsidian entertainment and its licensors. Something about minor threat made them soar past other hardcore punk bands they have a magical quality, like a secret formula or something that makes them more legendary and more unforgettable than other hardcore punk bands that had similar sounds. Minor threat is arguably the greatest and most important band in hardcore their songs and riffs are truly timeless and their influence on music is still felt to this day they are one of my favorite punk/hardcore bands of all time, so i was quite excited when i heard that they were releasing an old demo tape of their's for a nominal price.