February 22, 1969 |
||Punk rock, hardcore punk, indie rock
||Vermiform, Kill Rock Stars
||The Manacled, Born Against, Vitapup, Team Dresch, The Butchies, Amy Ray, Ex-Members, Humble Tripe
Melissa York is a rock drummer. She lives in Durham, North Carolina.
York first began drumming with the New York-based hardcore punk bands Born Against, the Manacled and Vitapup. After this, she moved to the West Coast to drum for Team Dresch. Following that, she was a member of the power punk lesbian-feminist band, The Butchies, which put out four albums. She was also in a band called The Ex-Members, who broke up in March 2008. She is a member of the band Humble Tripe, and has toured with Amy Ray, opening for Brandi Carlile.