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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 / Swingin' Utters / No Risk Live in Philadelphia

Lagwagon / Swingin' Utters / No Risk

Live in Philadelphia (2014)

live show

Lagwagon Hang

Lagwagon

Hang (2014)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon Putting Music In Its Place [Box Set]

Lagwagon

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

Fat Wreck Chords

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 / MxPx / Only Crime live in Halifax

Lagwagon / MxPx / Only Crime

live in Halifax (2008)

live show

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 Resolve

Lagwagon

Resolve (2005)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon / Bullets to Broadway / Oliver live in Portland

Lagwagon / Bullets to Broadway / Oliver

live in Portland (2005)

live show

Lagwagon / the Lawrence Arms live in San Francisco

Lagwagon / the Lawrence Arms

live in San Francisco (2005)

live show

Lagwagon Blaze

Lagwagon

Blaze (2003)

Fat Wreck Chords

Lagwagon / Pulley / Hagfish live in Pomona, CA

Lagwagon / Pulley / Hagfish

live in Pomona, CA (2003)

live show

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 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)

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Joey Cape (Lagwagon)

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

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Streams: Joey Cape releasing 'Stitch Puppy' in September
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July 10, 2015
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Tours: Authority Zero (Europe)
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Tours: Fat Wreck Chords 25th Anniversary Tour
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April 29, 2015
Tours: Fest 14 announces lineup
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April 20, 2015
Tours: Joyce Manor​, Pennywise, Motion City Soundtrack join Groezrock
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