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In the wee hours of Two Thousand and Nine, Chris 'Buddist' Adkins, Mikey Waco, and Ryan 'Timebomb' Smith convened for a nostalgic punk rock jam. Three guys who'd rattled stages and studios together extensively in the years prior under the moniker, West of Waco. At this moment, however, five years after West of Waco's demise, life had taken these, *ahem*, gentlemen, in various wayward paths in AND out of the music world. But from the very moment Buddist broke a guitar string, Timebomb let a drumstick fly, and Waco forgot the lyrics... these three knew they were back. Phasers on Kill was born. One of the initial plans on where to steer this budding project was to become a Screeching Weasel cover band, but as jam sessions quickly dictated, original material began to ooze and take shape on its own. Peppered generously with each band member's diverse musical influences, their songs abandon bells and whistles and get to the point: Energy. Hook. Harmony. In three minutes or less in most cases. New to Phasers on Kill is Danno Rankin on bass. Danno brings a wealth of experience dropping low-end rhythm on South Sound skulls and he adds an exciting and vital dimension to the band as a whole new chapter begins...
Tribute to Aerosmith.
Special acoustic benefit show with Chris Forry of Pretty enemy, Dreams Jaded and special guests...
Come check out one Tacomas Premier bands, Dreams Jaded, at one of the nicest venues in Tacoma, The Gruv. Also playing that nihgt is TORK. An amazing three piece that is constantly compared to Manard's solo projects... Gonna be a great night of rock in Tacoma one your not gonna wanna miss!!!
Sounds Like: Nirvana, Soundgarden, Candlebox, Alice in Chains, Pearl Jam
Manager: Loren Gordner
Bio: We are a group of guys who grew up in the 80s, wondering why the music from our parent's generation sounded so much better than ours. When the grunge revolution happened, we all said to ourselves 'I want a piece of that'. When it died, we also died a little inside. Rather than beat the fresh corp...See Full Bio