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Black Flag


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Birth Place: Hermosa Beach, California, United States
Years Active: 1977–1986, 2003
Genres: Hardcore Punk

Black Flag were a punk rock band formed in 1976 in Hermosa Beach, California. The band was founded by guitarist and songwriter Greg Ginn. Black Flag's sound was heavily influenced by the Ramones met Black Sabbath, with an anti-authoritarian and non-conformist stance. Their songs spoke to angry, disaffected youth and dealt with social isolation, mental illness, and poverty. When Henry Rollins joined the band in 1981 and took over the lead vocals role, he took these themes a step further and got into the psyche of a disengaged youth. Black Flag's sound began as a straight-up hardcore punk-rock band, as the 80s progressed so too did their music; ever changing, growing, and evolving, the band ar... Continue Bio >>


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