Second Rate Citizens / Press

“Their heavy mix of hardcore, thrash metal and punk makes them a unique voice in the local hardcore scene, and has also attracted interest from several nationally-known acts and publications. Second Rate Citizens’ unique sound and intense live shows have already attracted a loyal local following, The band has developed a unique, groove-heavy sound that mixes punk rock with precise thrash-metal guitars and honest, street-wise lyrics that are not for the faint of heart. The band also uses low tunings, five-string basses and seven-string guitars, adding a heavier dimension to their distinct sound."”