Negative Approach

Negative Approach was born in Detroit, MI. in 1981 with John Brannon on vocals, OP Moore on drums, and Rob & Graham McCulloch playing guitar and bass, respectively. They released one ten song 7" and a full length (both on Touch and Go) before disbanding in 1985. John Brannon went on to form Laughing Hyenas. Negative Approach's minimalist (read: 30 second songs) and aggressive brand of punk-inspired countless hardcore bands around the globe. Their classic LP, Tied Down, is still in print and considered paramount by most any hardcore abecedarian.

Past Shows


Mar
24
th
2022
First Avenue
Mar
24
th
2022
First Avenue

Circle Jerks

with 7 Seconds and Negative Approach

More Shows

Apr
25
th
First Avenue

Hiatus Kaiyote

Mar
12
th
Turf Club

Os Mutantes

Jun
9
th
The Fitzgerald Theater

Joseph

Apr
25
th
Turf Club

Xeno & Oaklander

with Martial Canterel