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The Unfortunate Bastard / Bio

The Unfortunate Bastard are Dave Dalton,John Spaw,Brian Tierney,Dave Criag and Juan Barajas.They liken their sound to a "busker,punk,pub-rock electric... Violent Femmes on on the street corner with Billy Bragg..details soon.

"Dave Dalton- seminal SF punk who founded Beautie of Dogs 1981/Dick and Jane 1987/the Screaming Bloody Marys 1990(Dr Dream/Mercury/polagram Records Group)..(Sympathy for the record industry )

1989 The Screaming Bloody Marys /Records master by east bay ray
1990 “blood bath” 7 inch vinyl Die laughing records.. master by east bay ray
1990 “Gone Gone Gone” 7inch red n blue vinyl Sympathy Records .. master by east bay ray
1994 Many more vinyl records split 7inch w/Candy Snatchers and teengenerate..
1996 full length record “get in get off get out” Dr dream records /Mercury records group. Produced and master by east bay ray
1997 full length record “Watch it Jake” Randy girl records/crypt records. Produced By east bay ray.

Dave and Juan.
They formed The SBM at the end of 1989-1996 they been through many tours and and play with some acts such The dwarves,The adicts,The Melvins,Tad,
Nirvana,Supersuckers,Hole,Agent Orange,The White Stripes,Pearl harbour w/East Bay ray etc etc. They been on some interesting Lables Dr Dream/Mercury records,sympathy for The records Industry (hole,Melvins,White Stripes)..Dave & Juan have been on many comps records and yes seen on VH1 and MTV in the 90's
When they played the Paradise lounge in the mid 90's a guitar player named East Bay Ray came up to them and said "I want to Produce you guys" and so it was a great combination
as well.Now UFB are working on new songs with full band music of Latin buskerpunk...and shows to boot its about time.its busy time for both of them cheers.

Band Members: 2013-2014 line up
Dave Dalton-lead vox and guitars and His saying.."Take me down to Gasoline alley"
Juan Barajas-Back vox and lead guitars and his Smiles
Davitos Sanchez-Bass Guitar and he can play it!
Matt Albarico-Drums,Percussion "Thumper"

Band Members: 2014-?
Dave Dalton-Lead Vox and Guitars/Dobro.
John Spaw-Back Vox and acoustic/classical guitar, melodica,
Brian Tierney-Drums and percussions
Dave Craig-Back Vox baritone/bass guitar, keys
Samantha Boudrot - acoustic guitar, ukulele, vocals

General Info

Band Members
Dave Dalton Lead vocals/guitars Juan Barajas Back vocals and Guitars Matt Albarrico Drums and smiles,Davito's Sanchez Bass.
Artist Name
The Unfortunate Bastard
Home Page
Active Since
Punk / Busker Punk. / Busker Music.

Contact Info

Alameda, CA
LRY Media Rob Trisler

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