The Zeros - THE ZEROS

Formed: Chula Vista, California, USA

This lot reformed in the early 90's, and released three LPs in that decade, as well as a bunch of singles.

Lineup 1 (1976-1978):

Javier Escovedo - vocals, guitar
Robert Lopez - guitar, vocals
Hector Penalosa - bass, vocals
Baba Chenelle - drums

Hector Penalosa left to join F-Word, for a short while. Escovedo also played with The Nuns during this period.

Lineup 2 (1978):

Javier Escovedo - vocals, guitar
Robert Lopez - guitar, vocals
Guy Lopez - bass, vocals
Baba Chenelle - drums

Robert went on to play with The Johnnys and then Catholic Discipline before reinventing himself as El Vez.

Lineup 3 (1978 - 1981):

Javier Escovedo - vocals, guitar
Hector Penalosa - bass, vocals
Baba Chenelle - drums

Recorded: They Say That (Everything's Alright) in 1980. After this Penalosa played with The Wolverines and Flying Color; Baba joined Wire Train, Ministry of Truth, The Back Stabbers and MC And The Monster. Escovedo formed The True Believers, joined The Lost and currently enjoys a solo career.

 

DISCOGRAPHY

Singles / Albums

The Zeros - Don't Push Me Around The Zeros - Wild Weekend / Beat Your Heart Out The Zeros - They Say That (Everything's Alright)    
Don't Push Me Around (7", 1977) Wild Weekend / Beat Your Heart Out
(7", 1978)
They Say That (Everything's Alright) (7", 1980)    

Extraneous Releases

The Zeros - The Zeros The Zeros - Don't Push Me Around The Zeros - Main Street Brat    
The Zeros (7", 1989) Don't Push Me Around (Rare & Unreleased Classic From '77) (LP/CD, 1991) Main Street Brat
(7", 2010)
   

Various Artists

The Best Of Bomp - Volume One US LP 1978 (Bomp!): Wimp

Who Put The Bomp? UK 2xLP 1979 (London/Bomp!): Wimp

We're Desperate - The L.A. Scene (1976-79) US CD 1993 (Rhino): Don't Push Me Around

Live From The Masque US CD 2003 (Dionysus): Cosmetic Couple / Lay Off

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