Called "one of the most popular and important
American hardcore punk bands of the late
seventies/early eighties" by the Rough Guide
to Rock, Dead Kennedys band members currently
include East Bay Ray, Klaus Flouride and D.H.
Peligro along with Jeff Penalty. The band's
latest release is Live From The Deaf Club,
which was recorded in 1979.
since they reformed in 2001, Dead Kennedys have
played Tokyo, Moscow, throughout Europe and all
over the United States in the past four years.
The band's debut CD, Fresh Fruit for Rotting
Vegetables will be re-released in late 2005
with a bonus DVD, previously unseen photographs,
and new liner notes to celebrate the 25th
Anniversary of this high water mark in punk rock.
For more information about the Dead Kennedys, visit
their official Web site at