Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from San Pedro

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List of San Pedro bands, listed by their level of fame. This San Pedro musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous San Pedro bands are included, as well as many San Pedro musicians of underground status. This list of San Pedro musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous San Pedro bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

Bands on this list include Minutemen and Mike Watt.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from San Pedro?" or "What is a list of San Pedro bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (9 items)

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Minutemen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Pedro
Dance-punk, Experimental music, Alternative rock Minutemen was an American rock band formed in San Pedro, California in 1980. Composed of guitarist/vocalist D. Boon, bassist/vocalist Mike Watt, and drummer George Hurley, Minutemen recorded ...more

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Mike Watt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Pedro
Garage rock, Experimental rock, Protopunk Michael David "Mike" Watt is an American bassist, singer and songwriter. He is best known for co-founding the rock bands Minutemen, Dos, and Firehose; as of 2003, he is also the ...more

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fIREHOSE is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Pedro
Rock music, Alternative rock, Progressive rock Firehose was an alternative rock band consisting of Mike Watt, Ed Crawford, and George Hurley. They were initially active from 1986 to 1994, and reunited in 2012.

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Pete Mazich is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Pedro
Alternative rock, Punk rock Peter Mazich is a punk rock organist best known for his work with Mike Watt And The Secondmen. A classically trained pianist, Mazich became interested in playing the organ after hearing the ...more

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Dos is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Pedro
Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock Dos is an American rock group composed of Mike Watt and Kira Roessler, who both sing and play bass guitar. Critic Greg Prato describes their unusual instrumentation as "a haunting yet ...more

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Mike Watt and the Secondmen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Pedro
Punk rock Mike Watt and the Secondmen is the punk rock trio formed by former Minutemen and Firehose bassist Mike Watt to perform and record his third solo album, The Secondman's Middle Stand. Formed in ...more

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The Black Gang is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Pedro
Punk rock The Black Gang was the trio Mike Watt formed in 1997 to record and tour behind his second solo album, Contemplating The Engine Room. Of all of the "project" bands that he has formed ...more

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Missingmen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Pedro
Missingmen The Missingmen are a punk rock trio fronted by Minutemen/Firehose/Stooges bassist Mike Watt. The band features Watt, guitarist Tom Watson, and drummer Raul Morales. The band's name is a humorous ...more

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The Reactionaries is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from San Pedro
New Wave, Punk rock The Reactionaries were a punk rock band formed in San Pedro, California in 1978. The band's continual members were lead vocalist Martin Tamburovich, guitarist D. Boon, bassist Mike Watt, and ...more