Hometown: Dallas, TX (USA)


Hagfish were an American rock band from the Deep Ellum district of Dallas, Texas, drawing influences from both punk rock and alternative rock. The lineup included lead vocalist George Stroud Reagan III, guitarist Zach Blair, bassist Doni Blair and drummer Tony Barsotti for the majority of the bands career, including nearly all of their recorded work. Formed by the Blair brothers in 1991, Hagfish emerged with contemporaries Tripping Daisy and Toadies as part of the 1990s Dallas/Fort Worth alternative rock scene and were also heavily influenced by the Descendents/All, whose members recorded and produced two of the bands studio albums. After officially disbanding in 2001, Hagfish have reunited occasionally for live performances.

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Lagwagon / Pulley / Hagfish live in Pomona, CA

Lagwagon / Pulley / Hagfish

live in Pomona, CA (2003)

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Hagfish On KROQ's Loveline


On KROQ's Loveline (2000)


Hagfish ...Rocks Your Lame Ass


...Rocks Your Lame Ass (1995)


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