Pink Lincolns

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Pink Lincolns
Origin Tampa, Florida, USA
Genres Punk rock
Years active 1986–present
Labels Stiff Pole Records, Hazzard Records, 24 Hour Service Station
Members Chris Barrows
Dorsey Martin
Kevin Coss
Jeff Fox

The Pink Lincolns are a punk rock band formed in Tampa, Florida in 1986 by vocalist Chris Barrows and guitarist Dorsey Martin.[1] The rest of the lineup has frequently changed and currently includes bassist Kevin Coss and drummer Jeff Fox. The band has released five studio albums, one live album and six EP's as well as splits with Screeching Weasel and The Queers.[2][3] The cover for the bands album Suck and Bloat was drawn by Iggy Pop, and their album Pure Swank was produced by Bill Stevenson of The Descendents.[4] Notable songs include "Velvet Elvis", a story about a squabble over a velvet painting of Elvis Presley.[5]

Members[edit]

Current as of 2014
  • Chris Barrows - vocals (1986-present)
  • Dorsey Martin - guitar (1986-present)
  • Kevin Coss - bass
  • Jeff Fox - drums
Past members
  • John Yovino- guitar
  • Paul Moroz- drums

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Studio albums by Pink Lincolns
Year Album title Release details
1988 Back From the
Pink Room
  • Label: Greedy Bastard Records
  • Format: CD
1989 Headache
  • Label: Musical Tragedies
  • Format: CD
1994 Suck and Bloat
  • Label: Stiff Pole Records
  • Format: CD
1997 Pure Swank
  • Label: Stiff Pole Records
  • Format: CD
2005 No Lo Siento
  • Label: Hazzard Records
  • Format: CD, digital
2008 Back From The Pink
Room, Remastered
  • Label: Jailhouse! Records
  • Format: CD, digital
2009 Suck And Bloat,
Remastered
  • Label: Jailhouse! Records
  • Format: CD, digital

Live albums[edit]

Live albums by Pink Lincolns
Year Album title Release details
2012 Yinz:
The Live Album

EPs[edit]

EPs by Pink Lincolns
Year Album title Release details
1987 Cotton Mather
  • Label: Rigid Records
  • Format: CD
1989 Tragedy for Tea Free
  • Label: Musical Tragedies
  • Format: CD
1993 Sumo Fumes
  • Label: Stiff Pole Records
  • Format: CD
1995 Sumo Fumes 2
  • Label: Stiff Pole Records
  • Format: CD
V.M. Live
  • Label: V.M.L. Records
  • Format: CD
1996 Sumo Fumes 3
  • Label: Stiff Pole Records
  • Format: CD

Split EPs[edit]

Splits by Pink Lincolns
Year Album title Release details
1993 Screeching Weasel/Pink Lincolns Split
(with Screeching Weasel)
  • Label: V.M.L. Records
  • Format: CD, digital
1994 Live At Some Prick's House
(with The Queers)
  • Label: Just Add Water Records
  • Format: 7" vinyl
1997 Submachine/Pink Lincolns Split
(with Submachine)
  • Label: Just Add Water Records
  • Format: CD, digital

Compilations[edit]

  • 1997: Show and Tell - A Stormy Remembrance of TV Theme Tunes - track "Friends Theme"
  • 2004: Background Check (Hazzard Records)

Other contributions[edit]

  • 1987: Have-A-Tampa (Pop Records)
  • 1992: Blame and Burn (Flush Records)
  • 1994: Punk USA (Lookout! Records)
  • 1995: Water Music (Just Add Water Records)
  • 1996: Welcome to Florida... (Stiff Pole Records)
  • 1996: Rational Enquirer (Rational Inquirer)
  • 1997: More Bounce to The Ounce (Lookout! Records)
  • 1997: Show and Tell (Which Records?)
  • 1999: My So Called Punk Rock Life (Melted Records)
  • 1999: V.M.L. Live (Liberation Records)
  • 2008: Goodbye Sanity EP by Teenage Rehab (Jailhouse Records) - Chris Barrows guest vocals
  • 2009: Let's Be Enemies by Teenage Rehab(Jailhouse Records) - Chris Barrows lyric contributions
  • 2009: People Are Bad by The Spears (Jailhouse Records) - Chris Barrows vocalist
  • 2009: Shove by The Spears (Jailhouse Records) - Chris Barrows vocalist

See also[edit]

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