Introducing Social Distortion X Madson Of America. Social Distortion is an American punk rock band formed in 1978 in Fullerton, California. This song is also about the government cover-ups and lies. Social Distortion is an American punk rock band formed in 1978 in Fullerton, California. It was the band's first album to appear on the top 200 on the Billboard music chart in the United States. Contents. Featuring a fresh take on our “Skelly” logo the collection features two styles; ‘The Classico style’ and ‘The Strut style.’ Social Distortion's Concert History. Social Distortion is a punk/alternative musical group. Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes is the seventh studio album by the American punk rock band Social Distortion, released on January 18, 2011. The band currently consists of vocalist and guitarist Mike Ness, guitarist Jonny Wickersham, bassist Brent Harding and drummer David Hidalgo, Jr. "I Was Wrong" is a song by the punk rock band, Social Distortion, originally released as a CD5 by Sony 550 Music in 1996. It then appeared on the studio release, White Light, White Heat, White Trash, followed by Live at the Roxy.The 2007 re-recording of this song is a playable track on Rock Band 2 When I hear the truth about our forefathers, I'm ashamed. These were all on the United States charts. The title of the album is a play on the 1968 Velvet Underground album, "White Light/White Heat". Two weeks ago, we asked our readers to select their favorite prog rock bands.We figured it was only logical to flip it around this week and ask about their favorite punk rock bands. To commemorate our 40th Anniversary, we’re stoked to share a new collection of sunglasses that we partnered with Madson Of America to create. drummer Chuck Biscuits made his debut on the album, following the departure of Reece. Wed, May 1, 2019. History Early years (1978–82) Social Distortion was formed in late 1978 by frontman Mike Ness, inspired by British punk bands and also by older acts such as The Rolling Stones.The original lineup consisted of Ness on lead guitar, Rikk and Frank Agnew on guitars, and Casey Royer on drums. All the singles and albums of SOCIAL DISTORTION, peak chart positions, career stats, week-by-week chart runs and latest news. ... "Ring of Fire", "Sick Boys" and "Story of My Life". Social Distortion took an extended hiatus following the release of Somewhere Between Heaven and Hell, returning in 1996 with White Light, White Heat, White Trash, which proved to be a moderate hit on MTV and modern-rock radio; former Black Flag and D.O.A. Social Distortion's career-high chart position is a testament to the band's legacy, longevity and relativity as they continue to rev their engine well into the third decade of their celebrated career. Social Distortion lead singer Mike Ness said: "This is a song about ignorance and racism and the astounding fact that it still exists. Stylistically, the album is harder and considered a return to their punk roots. [7] The band currently consists of Mike Ness (lead vocals, lead guitar), Jonny Wickersham (rhythm guitar, backing vocals), Brent Harding (bass, backing vocals), David Hidalgo Jr. (drums), and David Kalish (keyboards).. They don't mention in school that our forefathers exterminated a whole Native American race. The album received Social Distortion's highest ever chart position, entering the Billboard 200 album chart at #27. 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