Dead Kennedys

1978-1987, 2001-
Jello BiafraVocals1978-1987
East Bay RayGuitar
Klaus FlourideBass
TedDrums1978-1981
D.H. PeligroDrums1981-1987
Brandon CruzVocals2001-2003
Jeff PenaltyVocals2003-2008
Skip GreerVocals2008-

Dead Kennedys Song list

Editor's Picks

Reverend Horton HeatSongwriter Interviews

The Reverend rants on psychobilly and the egghead academics he bashes in one of his more popular songs.

Zac HansonSongwriter Interviews

Zac tells the story of Hanson's massive hit "MMMbop," and talks about how brotherly bonds effect their music.

Amy GrantSongwriter Interviews

The top Contemporary Christian artist of all time on song inspirations and what she learned from Johnny Carson.

Tim Butler of The Psychedelic FursSongwriter Interviews

Tim and his brother Richard are the Furs' foundation; Tim explains how they write and tells the story of "Pretty In Pink."

John ParrSongwriter Interviews

John tells the "St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)" story and explains why he disappeared for so long.

16 Songs With a HeartbeatSong Writing

We've heard of artists putting their hearts into their music, but some take it literally.