Built To Last ...And Knowing is Half the Battle

While San Diego's underground scene may be primarily know for breeding weird math-rock punk bands like Fishwife, Tanner, No Knife and Drive Like Jehu, Built to Last are here to show there's more to them than complicated time signatures and cryptic lyrics. On their sophomore full-length release, Built to Last fuse the fury of East Coast hardcore and the speed and melody of West Coast power punk in ten wicked musical blasts with a message. (Resurrection A.D.)