Down by Law is a punk rock band formed in 1989 by former All frontman Dave Smalley, who is the only original member. The band has recorded 7 studio albums. They stayed on Epitaph Records until 1998 and have since switched to other labels. Down by Law has never achieved substantial commercial success, but a number of largely popular acts cite them as influential, and they have an underground following. After several lineup changes, the band went on hiatus from touring and recording in 2003, but resurfaced in 2008 before beginning work on new material and embarking on their first tour in six years in 2009.
After Dave Smalley left All in 1989, he formed Down by Law with Chris Bagarozzi on guitar, Ed Urlik on bass and Dave Naz on drums. The band considers their first show to be held on March 10, 1990 at the Anti-Club in Hollywood. After signing to Epitaph Records, they released their debut album, which is self-titled, inЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Down by Law [04.04.1991, альбом]
- Blue [25.09.1992, альбом]
- Down by Law vs. Gigantor [1993, макси-сингл]
- Punkrockacademyfightsong [28.06.1994, альбом]
- All Scratched Up! [25.02.1996, альбом]
- Last of the Sharpshooters [26.08.1997, альбом]
- Fly the Flag [03.08.1999, альбом]
- Down by Law / Pseudo Heroes [2000, макси-сингл]
- Windwardtidesandwaywardsails [06.05.2003, альбом]
- Champions At Heart [09.08.2012, альбом]
- Punkrockdays: The Best of DBL [26.03.2002, сборник]