Stanford Prison Experiment (band)

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Stanford Prison Experiment
OriginLos Angeles, California, USA[1]
GenresAlternative rock, grunge, indie rock, post-hardcore, punk rock, hardcore punk[1][2][3]
Years activeearly 1990s-early 2000s[1]
LabelsIsland, World Domination
Websitewww.myspace.com/stanfordprisonexperiment
Past membersMark Fraser (bass)
Mario Jimenez (vocals)
Davey Latter (drums)
Mike Starkey (guitar, vocals)
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Stanford Prison Experiment was an American punk band based in Los Angeles, California, whose name was a reference to the Stanford prison experiment conducted by psychologist Philip Zimbardo in 1971. The band represented various subgenres such as hardcore, post-hardcore, and grunge.[1][3] Its leader learned about the SPE as an employee for the audio/visual dept at UCLA (He set up/played the film for a class).

Discography[edit]

  • Stanford Prison Experiment (1993, World Domination)[2]
  • The Gato Hunch (1995, World Domination)[1]
  • Wrecreation (1998, Island)[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Stanford Prison Experiment - The Gato Hunch / Wrecreation". It Follows - Punk, Hardcore, Indie & More Music Blog. Retrieved 2013-04-20.
  2. ^ a b c d "Stanford Prison Experiment". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-04-20.
  3. ^ a b "Hey, what happened? An interview with Mario Jimenez of Stanford Prison Experiment". Welcome to Flavor Country. Retrieved 2013-04-20.

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