Anti-Flag Biography

Anti-Flag is an American punk rock band from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, formed in 1988. The band is well known for political activism, focusing on anti-war activism, anti-imperialism, class struggle, human rights, and various sociopolitical sentiments. The line-up includes singer/guitarist Justin Sane and drummer Pat Thetic, who founded the band; later members are guitarist Chris Head, and singer/bassist Chris Barker (#2) who replaced Jamie "Cock" Towns, who had replaced original bassist Andy Flag in 1997 following his departure one year prior. Anti-Flag is known also for their advocacy of progressive political action groups such as Greenpeace and Amnesty International. Most recently, the band has declared solidarity with the global Occupy Together movement.

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Anti-Flag to release new album in autumn

Pennsylvania punks prepare for release of 'angry' ninth studio effort

  • Jun 20, 2011

Anti-Flag cancel European tour after stage-dive accident

Band say they'll reschedule the dates

  • Mar 7, 2009

Anti-Flag open Reading Festival's Main Stage

Cult US band get things off to a flying start

  • Aug 22, 2008

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Toast to Freedom Play Video

Toast to Freedom

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The Bright lights Of America Play Video

The Bright lights Of America

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Shot Gun Joe Pt.2 Play Video

Shot Gun Joe Pt.2

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Shot Gun Joe Pt.1 Play Video

Shot Gun Joe Pt.1

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Eva / Ascent Play Video

Eva / Ascent

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