Social Distortion

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[KROQ This Week] Christmas, Social Distortion, Monster Energy World Speedway Invitational, And More

Merry Christmas everybody! The KROQ Promo Crew will be taking Christmas Eve and Christmas day off, but we’ll be back Wednesday, getting ready for the  final weekend of 2012! On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night, […]


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Tom Morello And Social Distortion’s Mike Ness Join Bruce Springsteen Onstage At Epic Anaheim Show

Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello and Social Distortion’s Mike Ness both made high-profile cameos at a marathon Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band show in Southern California.


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Social Distortion Tear The Roof Off New York’s Roseland Ballroom

Playing a set that featured songs from last year’s “Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes,” they also threw in some very rare tracks including “Black Magic” and “Company C.” The night was so action-packed there was no time for a typical concert “bathroom exodus” moment.


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Enter To Win Tickets To See Social Distortion At The House Of Blues Anaheim

Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Social Distortion at the House Of Blues Anaheim on January 8, 2013!


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Who Is Your Number One Alt-Rock Guitarist Of All-Time? The Winner Is…

After sifting though tens of thousands of your votes (and a whole lotta guitar riffs), we can now reveal who you’ve chosen as the greatest guitar player in the history of alt-rock. You just might be surprised…


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Top 11 Alternative Rock Guitarists Revealed. Vote For Number One!

Thanks to our trusty interns sifting through thousands of your votes, we’ve determined the axe-slingers you’ve chosen to represent the Top 11 Greatest Alt-Rock Guitarists. Now it’s time to cast your vote for Number One!


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Social Distortion Debuts Animated Video For “Gimme The Sweet And Low Down”

The animated clip by “The Mad Twins” is loosely based on the hard knock life and times of Social D leader Mike Ness.


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KROQ Presents Social Distortion At House Of Blues Anaheim, Sunset And Las Vegas

Social Distortion are stacking up a bunch of upcoming shows in the So Cal area this December – booking a pair of shows at the House Of Blues Anaheim on December 10th & 11th, the […]


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Hootenanny Adds Social Distortion’s Jonny Two Bags Solo Project To Lineup

The 18th Annual Hootenanny is right around the corner, taking place July 7th at Oak Canyon Ranch in Silverado Canyon, and they’ve just added another special guest – Social Distortion guitarist Jonny Two Bags! Jonny […]


Black Veil Brides Describe Next Album As Social Distortion Meets Metallica

The goth-rocking, Hot Topic-friendly Black Veil Brides have claimed that their next album will be nothing short of punk rock. Although the leather-clad metal band are still on tour promoting their 2011 album World’s On […]