BioBased in Jersey City, NJ, The Milwaukees are Dylan Clark (Vocals/Guitar), Jeff Nordstedt (guitar), Chris Spanninga (Bass, formerly of Inch), and Pat Fusco (Drums). Their debut CD Missile Command was released on local label Childlike Records in January 2000.
The Milwaukees share an unabashed passion for classic rock, Marshall amps proudly blazing away, with energetic nods to indie and emo rock style. Band influences include Elvis Costello, Dinosaur Jr, Sebadoh, Teenage Fanclub, and Nirvana.
The group has toured in the US, Canada, and Europe. They have played colleges, bars, theaters, and basements. Their music has been featured in a Miller beer commercial and on MTV’s Undressed. They have been asked to perform at NEMO, NxNE, and WE Fest. They have shared bills with Shades Apart, The Juliana Theory, The Bouncing Souls, Errortype:11, and Pilot To Gunner. Milwaukees shows regularly sell out Maxwells—New Jersey’s legendary indie-rock club.