List of Famous Bands from San Pedro

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. {#nodes}

  • Minutemen
    Dance-punk, Experimental music, Alternative rock
    • Albums: Double Nickels on the Dime, My First Bells, Introducing the Minutemen, Post-Mersh, Volume 3
    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 four ...more
  • Mike Watt
    Garage rock, Experimental rock, Protopunk
    • Albums: Ball-Hog or Tugboat?, Contemplating the Engine Room, The Secondman's Middle Stand, Hyphenated-man, Big Train
    Michael David Watt (born December 20, 1957) is an American bassist, vocalist and songwriter. He is best known for co-founding and playing bass guitar for the rock bands Minutemen, Dos, and Firehose. ...more
  • fIREHOSE
    Rock music, Alternative rock, Progressive rock
    • Albums: If'n, Ragin', Full-On, fROMOHIO, Big Bottom Pow Wow
    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.
  • Pete Mazich
    Alternative rock, Punk rock
    Peter Mazich (born October 25, 1964) 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 ...more
  • Dos
    Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock
    • Albums: Justamente Tres, Dos
    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 intriguing and ...more
  • 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 2002 in ...more