The Aquabats photographed by Nitro

The Aquabats

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Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA (USA)


The Aquabats are a musical ensemble from Southern California known as much for their costumes and comic–book inspired personas as for their sound. The music itself is a blend of third–wave ska, electronica, surf, new wave and punk rock.

Often cited influences include Devo, Oingo Boingo, Madness and The Skatalites. Another notable quality of the band is that it was one of the most significant early contributions of Travis Barker, who went on to join Blink–182 and Plus 44.

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live in Dallas (2011)

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The Aquabats Hi-Five Soup!

The Aquabats

Hi-Five Soup! (2011)


Reel Big Fish / The Aquabats live in Sayreville

Reel Big Fish / The Aquabats

live in Sayreville (2010)

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The Aquabats Charge!!

The Aquabats

Charge!! (2005)


The Aquabats Yo, Check Out This Ride

The Aquabats

Yo, Check Out This Ride (2004)


The Aquabats Serious Awesomeness DVD

The Aquabats

Serious Awesomeness DVD (2003)


The Aquabats Myths, Legends And Other Amazing Adventures, Vol. 2

The Aquabats

Myths, Legends And Other Amazing Adventures, Vol. 2 (2000)


The Aquabats The Fury Of...

The Aquabats

The Fury Of... (1997)


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