Fifty on Their Heels

Fifty on Their Heels


"classic punk" sound with well chosen influences and d.i.y. ethic. for fans of swami records.


Fifty on Their Heels arose out of the downtown San Diego scene in 2006. Their first record, released in May of 2006, won the San Diego Music Award for "best punk album" beating nominees from Epitaph(Some Girls) and GSL(Go Go Go Airheart).

They have opened for bands like Ratatat(Las Vegas), Pop Levi(Los Angeles) & Snowden/Malajube(San Diego).

Their stage performance has received acclaim:
- "[singer] Junior Metro is the shit. Seriously."
San Diego Union Tribune

- "Maybe the best punk band in San Diego."
San Diego City Beat
- "I wish every album came with your own personal live show b/c these guys get CRAZY."
Big Stereo Blog


They receive regular speciality play on San Diego radio. They are releasing a vinyl 7" on June 2nd, 2007 with a full length to follow in the fall, all on Cat Dirt Records.

Their self titled cd-ep was released in May 2006 on Cat Dirt Records

Set List

I am the Riot (new single)
Holliday (new single)
Go Away
You're a Disaster

typically play one set for 20 mins to 40 mins.