The Blasters are a rock and roll band that formed in California in 1979. The band's sound is heavily influenced by American roots music genres such as rockabilly, blues, and country, as well as punk rock. They exemplify the best traditions of American Music, performing with passion and honesty. They have been praised for their energetic live performances and their ability to blend different musical styles into a unique sound that's all their own.
The Blasters have influenced many other rockabilly and roots rock bands over the years. They carry on a hard-won legacy as one of the most recognizable and credible bands in American Music.