We are Harmful if Swallowed – a pop punk band out of LA and the Valley. Greg plays lead guitar and vocals, Carlos plays bass and backing vocals, Josh plays drums and Brian plays rhythm guitar.Describe your sound and lyrical style.
Our sound is a trip back through the best of early 90’s L.A. melodic punk, with lyrics that reflect current social and personal events. It’s the kind of music that makes you want jump in the slam pit or just pogo!
Who are your main influences?
Bad Religion, Face to Face, Green Day, Rush and Fugazi
What else inspires you?
Life inspires us! Everyday experiences that we can draw from. The social and party scene keeps us going, we love interacting with our crowd! Any show of ours is usually a party in itself!
What are you working on now?
We have a month long residency at Los Globos in Silverlake, every Monday in July for free! We are also releasing our first official music video for our song Sabrina “Little Angel” that will be on our YouTube channel, plus we are starting production on our next video for “Allergy“!
Are you touring now?
We are prepping for a mini tour in the next few months and then we’ll be heading back into the studio to record some new material.
What can people expect at your live gigs?
A party with lots of energy and audience participation. Carlos always gives out awesome gifts that our audience loves!
Where can people check out your music?