Steady Ground

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Steady Ground
Origin Santa Ana, California, United States[1]
Genres Alternative rock
Years active 2001[2] – 2007
Labels Band-Aid on a Bullet
Associated acts The Offspring
Adler's Appetite
Spinning Fish
LADYJACK
Vulpine
Website Steadyground.com[dead link]
Past members Ron Welty
George Squiers
Aaron Pointon
Doug Osterkamp
Kyle Rogan
Jared Woods
Josh Anders
Rick Stitch
Benjamin Hatch

Steady Ground was an American alternative rock group best known for having former The Offspring drummer Ron Welty in its lineup.[3][4] The band influences were Stone Temple Pilots, Audioslave, Velvet Revolver, Fugazi, U2, The Cure, Pearl Jam, Coldplay and The Offspring.[citation needed]

On February 26, 2006, Steady Ground released three demos on Myspace, entitled "Everyone's Emotional", "I Can't Contain Myself", and "You Better Close Your Eyes." In 2007, the band released the studio album Jettison,[5][6] and in the same year they broke up.

Members[edit]

  • Ron Welty – drums (2001–2007)
  • George Squiers – guitars (2001–2007)
  • Kyle Rogan – bass (2003–2007)
  • Jared Woods – guitars (2003–2007)
  • Benjamin Hatch – vocals (2007)
  • Aaron Pointon – vocals (2001–2004)
  • Doug Osterkamp – guitars (2001–2003)
  • Josh Anders – vocals (2004–2006)
  • Rick Stitch – vocals (2006–2007)

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details
2007 Jettison[5][6]
  • Label: Band-Aid on a Bullet
  • Formats: CD

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Steady Ground". Rate Your Music. Retrieved October 1, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Plug Time!!!!". iPrimus. Retrieved September 28, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Ron Welty No Longer a Member of The Offspring". Offspring.com. March 18, 2003. Retrieved October 1, 2013. 
  4. ^ Scott (March 19, 2003). "Ron Welty leaves the Offspring". Punknews.org. Retrieved October 1, 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "Jettison". Rate Your Music. Retrieved October 1, 2013. 
  6. ^ a b RLSegarra (March 25, 2007). "Steady Ground, Breaking Ground". Broowaha. Retrieved October 1, 2013. 

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