Universal Choke Sign

Universal Choke Sign


Metal that satisfies to the core and leaves the crowd wanting more.


Universal Choke Sign, UCS to their fans, began in 2006 in Missoula with the goal of being the best metal band possible. UCS is comprised of Per Carlson on bass, Dayv Drake on drums, Justin Tribble on guitar, JJ Keller on vocals and guitar and Cherie. They have many musical influences ranging from Pantera to Machinehead to Corrosion of Conformity. They have shared the stage with Hurt, Straight Line Stitch, Psychostick, Primer 55, Love Said No, High on Fire, Takeover, Separation of Self, Five Foot Thick and many others. In addition they were one of the headlining bands for Metal Mania & Montana MetalFest II, III & IV. They have released two singles from their debut album “Last Breath” that received consistent amount of radio play on 96.3 the Blaze and are regularly requested. UCS is a band committed to metal and for the masses. They love their fans and always provide a fully entertaining, interactive and resolutely satisfying show!


Last Breath

Set List

Our average set time is 40 minutes which includes approximately 8-10 songs. We can play up to an hour and only have one cover in our repertoire.