SEEKING

Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums.

ABOUT

ANTI is an American DIY hardcore political punk rock band from the early South Bay, Los Angeles punk movement in 1979. Formed by a then-teenage Danny Phillips better known by Danny Dean the guitarist, original vocalist, primary songwriter, and sole continuous member through multiple lineup changes in the band and the late Gary Kail of Zurich 1916 Creative Nihilism. Predominantly known by their peers and fans for self-producing several of the most collected vinyl compilations and the start-up of one of the first DIY South Bay punk labels New Underground Records.
ANTI is an original 1st generation punk rock group founded in Southern California in 1979, released 3 LPs in the early 1980s and gigged with a long list of legendary punk groups, Bad Religion, Circle Jerks, TSOL, Redd Kross, Black Flag, Alley Cats, Minute Men, China White, Misfits, Agent Orange, Fear, Descendants, Vandals, CH3, Wasted Youth, Suicidal Tendencies, Social Distortion to name a few.

Screen name:
ANTI - 1979 Punk Band
Member since:
Apr 11 2020
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years together:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Age:
56 years

Influences

Main Influences:

999
Bad Religion
The Clash
DOA
Easter
The Professionals
Roddy Radiation and the SkaBilly Rebels
Stiff Little Fingers


Favorite Groups:

Agent Orange
Alley Cats
Avengers
Buzzcocks
Damned
English Beat
Face to Face
The Gears
Generation X
The Jam
Ramones
Sex Pistols
Smoking Popes
Specials
Stranglers
Johnny Thunders
Zeros

Members Of Band

Looking for Drummer, Bass, and Guitar player.

ANTI has had past members from these bands:

Adolescents
Agent Orange
Alley Cats
Bad Religion
Big Mess
Black Flag
CH3
Circle Jerks
Con 800
Dagnasty
Descendants
Easter
Joy Ride
Mechanics
Mercury Tilt Switch
Mood of Defiance
OMD
Organized Crime
Roddy Radiation and the SkaBilly Rebels
Smiling Face Down
Target of Demand
Tazzers
Wasted Youth
When in Rome


Our first 3 Vinyl LPs from the early 1980's have just been released again on Radiation Records, we have a new 20 song LP called ANTI - "The Future is the Past" coming out soon. Recorded by Smashing Pumpkins, Hole, Local H. Producer Jeff Moleski. The songs below are unmastered, Mastering soon at Capital Records, and release early next year. With 1981-82 photos by Legendary Punk Photographer, Edward Colver

EQUIPMENT

Endorsement from:

W.J.L. Guitars UK.
Schecter Guitars
Divided by 13 amps
Hosa Cables
TV Jones Pickups

MUSIC