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The Bronx



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Hometown: Los Angeles, CA (USA)

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The Bronx formed in Southern California in 2002 and signed to major label Island after less than twelve live shows. If that alone didn't guarantee controversy, the band includes James Tweedy and Joby J. Ford, both former employees of large indie Vagrant Records.

For their debut, the band worked with indie Ferret and enlisted former Guns 'n' Roses guitarist Gilby Clarke as producer.

Rather than quickly release their major label debut, the band spent a few years touring and their Island debut is due out a full four years after they signed to Island and spent the intervening time working on a number of projects including the Social Club 7-inch series, their own White Drugs label and side projects like the Drips.

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Bullet Treatment, The Drips

Reviews

The Bronx The Bronx IV

The Bronx

The Bronx IV (2013)

ATO / White Drugs

Refused / The Hives / The Bronx Live in San Francisco

Refused / The Hives / The Bronx

Live in San Francisco (2012)

live show

The Bronx/Mariachi El Bronx Record Store Day Split

The Bronx/Mariachi El Bronx

Record Store Day Split (2012)

White Drugs / ATO

The Bronx / Trash Talk live in Chicago

The Bronx / Trash Talk

live in Chicago (2009)

live show

The Bronx The Bronx (2008)

The Bronx

The Bronx (2008) (2008)

White Drugs

The Bronx The Bronx (2006)

The Bronx

The Bronx (2006) (2006)

White Drugs / Island

The Bronx Bats!

The Bronx

Bats! (2003)

Tarantulas

The Bronx The Bronx (2003)

The Bronx

The Bronx (2003) (2003)

White Drugs / Ferret

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Interviews

Picture of The Bronx

Joby Ford (The Bronx)

Monday, January 26, 2009 at 9:00 PM (EST)

Picture of The Bronx

Matt Caughthran (The Bronx/Mariachi El Bronx)

Monday, August 2, 2010 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

Picture of The Bronx

Matt Caughthran (The Bronx)

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 8:00 PM (EST)

LA Weekly unveils their top 20 hardcore albums list
Just over a month after their punk list, Los Angeles Weekly has put together a hardcore list. It's pretty obvious linkbait, but the response to their last list almost guaranteed that they'd do another one and that we'd post it. That…
August 29, 2013
Videos: The Bronx: "The Unholy Hand"
The Bronx have posted the music video for their song "The Unholy Hand." The song appears on their latest album The Bronx IV, which was released earlier this year. You can click Read…
August 21, 2013
Videos: Bronx drummer calls out Warped band for using "fake amps"
Our third bit of Warped Tour weirdness in the past few days as Bronx and Mariachi el Bronx drummer…
June 24, 2013
Punknews Podcast: The week of March 12, 2013
Still reeling from last week's Spring Break festivities and his campaign coverage efforts, John Gentile had to sit out this week's Punknews Podcast.…
March 17, 2013
Tours: The Bronx to replace Against Me! on Bad Religion Tour
The Bronx will be filling in for Against Me! - who recently dropped off - on the upcoming Bad Religion tour.…
March 07, 2013
Tours: Turbonegro / Torche
Turbonegro have announced a series of US dates leading up to Punk Rock Bowling in Las Vegas, Nevada. Most of the shows include Torche but the Oslo-based band has also booked…
February 27, 2013
Videos: The Bronx: "Youth Wasted"
As all bands do these days, The Bronx have teamed up with Playgirl.com (link possibly NSFW) to reveal a new video for "Youth Wasted." The song is from the band's new album…
February 25, 2013
Videos: Rise Against, FLAG, the Bronx, more announced for Metallica's Orion Music + More
The lineup for Metallica's Orion Music + More has been announced. The festival, now in its second year and curated/headlined by Metallica, will take place June 8-9 at Belle Isle in Detroit, MI. Bands slated to perform include…
February 25, 2013
Interviews: Matt Caughthran (The Bronx)
Whether it's gritty, smoldering LA punk or it's horn-driven Mexican folk, The Bronx create music on a set of terms completely apart from anyone or anything else. After releasing two albums as their charro-suited alter ego,…
February 12, 2013
Punknews Podcast: The week of January 29, 2013
Happy Puppy Bowl Day! This week on the Punknews Podcast, Bryne Yancey, Chris Moran and John Gentile decide between the dueling Black Flag reunions, fawn over the return of the Lawrence Arms and agree that…
February 03, 2013

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