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Lagwagon



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Hometown: Santa Barbara, CA (USA)

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Santa Barbara's pride and joy, LAGWAGON, has been belting 'em out since 1990. Their catchy brand of punk is an infectious blend of pop and hardcore, lyrically tackling an array of personal politics. This punky quintet secured a massive worldwide following with their five FAT full lengths and a touring schedule that would have made the Stones blush. And we won't even mention their hotel–trashing on tour antics. . . Lagwagon is taking it a bit easier these days while singer Joey runs his own record label and the other guys do whatever it is the other guys do. . .drummer Dave has been spotted lately moonlighting as drummer for both Good Riddance and Me First and the Gimme Gimmes (Joey is in Me First and the Gimme Gimmes as well). Guitarist Chris Rest, more commonly referred to as Leon, spends his free time working with sufferers of allergy disorders. Jesse is missing in action in the Santa Cruz mountains (if anyone sees Jesse, can you please send him to Fat–), and Chris Flippin is off in Santa Barbara being unusually tall.

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Reviews

Lagwagon Putting Music In Its Place [Box Set]

Lagwagon

Putting Music In Its Place [Box Set] (2011)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon / MxPx / Only Crime live in Halifax

Lagwagon / MxPx / Only Crime

live in Halifax (2008)

live show

Lagwagon I Think My Older Brother Used to Listen to Lagwagon

Lagwagon

I Think My Older Brother Used to Listen to Lagwagon (2008)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon / the Lawrence Arms live in Washington, D.C.

Lagwagon / the Lawrence Arms

live in Washington, D.C. (2006)

live show

Lagwagon Live In A Dive

Lagwagon

Live In A Dive (2005)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon / the Lawrence Arms live in San Francisco

Lagwagon / the Lawrence Arms

live in San Francisco (2005)

live show

Lagwagon / Bullets to Broadway / Oliver live in Portland

Lagwagon / Bullets to Broadway / Oliver

live in Portland (2005)

live show

Lagwagon Resolve

Lagwagon

Resolve (2005)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon / Pulley / Hagfish live in Pomona, CA

Lagwagon / Pulley / Hagfish

live in Pomona, CA (2003)

live show

Lagwagon Blaze

Lagwagon

Blaze (2003)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon Let's Talk About Leftovers

Lagwagon

Let's Talk About Leftovers (2000)

My

Lagwagon Let's Talk About Feelings

Lagwagon

Let's Talk About Feelings (1999)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon Double Plaidinum

Lagwagon

Double Plaidinum (1997)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon Hoss

Lagwagon

Hoss (1995)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon Trashed

Lagwagon

Trashed (1994)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon Trashed

Lagwagon

Trashed (1994)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon Duh

Lagwagon

Duh (1992)

Fat Wreck Chords

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Interviews

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Lagwagon (1996)

Sunday, April 2, 2006 at 6:30 PM (EDT)

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Lagwagon

Wednesday, June 14, 2006 at 7:00 PM (EDT)

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Joey Cape (Lagwagon)

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 8:00 PM (EST)

Related News

Media: Lagwagon releases second preview of new album
Fat Wreck Chords has posted another teaser for the new Lagwagon album. This 15 second clip features a song from the upcoming album, titled Hang, due out on October 28th on Fat Wreck Chords. You can click Read…
August 14, 2014
Media: Lagwagon tease new LP, announce tour dates
Fat Wreck Chords has released a teaser for a new Lagwagon LP. The album is called Hang and will be released on October 28, 2014. The band will also be heading to Europe in August, with a few Canadian dates on the schedule…
July 30, 2014
Media: Lagwagon release new LP details
At a recent Reddit AMA session, Joey Cape of Lagwagon released details about the band's next LP. The album will be called Hang! and will be release in the Fall on Fat Wreck Chords. The band is currently recording at…
June 13, 2014
Media: Joey Cape forms One Week Records
Joey Cape of Lagwagon has formed One Week records. The label is centered around the idea of artists recording ten-track albums in seven days at Cape's recording studio. So far, the label has released albums by Brian Wahlstrom and Chris Cresswell. An album by Jo Bergeron is coming soon. Cape stated: A One Week…
May 16, 2014
Media: Amnesia Rockfest announces complete line up
Amnesia Rockfest, which takes place in Montreal, Quebec on June 20-21, has announced its full lineup. Bands playing this year include Blink-182, Weezer, Megadeth, Primus, Nofx, Mastodon,…
April 11, 2014
Media: Joey Cape talks about new Lagwagon album
Joey Cape of Lagwagon spoke to The Washington Times about progress on the next Lagwagon album.…
December 16, 2013
Videos: Bodyjar: "Hope Was Leaving" (with Joey Cape of Lagwagon)
Australia's Bodyjar have posted a video for "Hope Was Leaving." The track includes guest vocals from Joey Cape of Lagwagon and appears on Role Model which is out now. You can click Read More for the…
October 21, 2013
Media: Various: 'Punk Goes 8-Bit: Level 2'
A second set of SNES-style punk covers has been posted; this one, appropriately titled Punk Goes 8-Bit: Level 2 features another 90s-heavy batch of tracks with songs from Guttermouth, Operation Ivy,…
October 03, 2013
Media: Lagwagon officially writing new album
Over the weekend, Lagwagon posted a update to their Facebook Profile confirming that they've begun working on their first new material since…
September 23, 2013
Media: SNES-style punk covers on 'Punk Goes 8-Bit'
This was posted last week, but we'd be remiss for not sharing this uniquely weird endeavor with you; it's called Punk Goes 8-Bit and while it has nothing to do with Fearless Records' seemingly endless series of compilations, it does feature a number of 90s-era punk…
September 18, 2013

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