Berkeley is a city on the east shore of San Francisco Bay in northern Alameda County, California.
Dave Mello is an American musician known primarily for his work as drummer for the hardcore ska punk band Operation Ivy.
An extended play record, often referred to as an EP, is a musical recording that contains more tracks than a single, but is usually unqualified as an album or LP.
Hardcore punk (often abbreviated to hardcore) is a punk rock music genre and subculture that originated in the late 1970s.
Jesse Michaels is a songwriter, vocalist, guitarist, artist, and author from Berkeley, California.
Matthew "McCall" Freeman (born Roger Matthew Freeman; April 23, 1966) is an American musician, singer and songwriter.
Operation Ivy, sometimes called "Op Ivy," (op Iv) was an American punk rock band from Berkeley, California formed in May 1987.
Ska punk (also spelled ska-punk) is a fusion genre that mixes ska music and punk rock music together.
Timothy Lockwood Armstrong (born November 25, 1965) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, producer, and actor.
Very Small Records was an independent record label, formed in 1989 by David Hayes, co-founder and former co-owner of Lookout Records.
The Alternative Music Foundation located at 924 Gilman Street, often referred to by its fans simply as "Gilman", is a non-profit, all-ages, collectively organized music club.