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Visual Discrimination was a late 80’s hardcore band from California. Often described as a late 80’s California version of New York Hardcore.

VD started out practicing in a Garage in Cerritos, Ca. in 1985, Breaking up in 1991 Reformed again in 1996 and played a couple years hanging it up in 1998. VD played hundreds of shows with the likes of, Exploited, GBH, DOA, SNFU, Uniform Choice, Half Off, CH3, Dr. Know, RKL, Asexuals, Cromags, Offspring, Agnostic Front, Final Conflict, Sick Of It All, MadBall, Excel, Poison Idea, Integrity, Avail, Rat Pack, Blast, and hundreds more. VD’s very first real big show was with GBH/Poison Idea/and Final Conflict…they had had played dozens of parties, and small Basement/underground…LOL shows all over So.Cal before getting the chance to play with these greats.

VD has three official releases, and have appeared on a dozen or more compilations.

“Step Back and Listen” was the first release on Nemesis Records #1
“In Vain” Nemesis Records #13
” Serial Killers” 7” on Deep Six records 1000 first press Black glossy 300 on Purple and sea foam green…2nd press…only about 2 dozen in circulation…

Notable Compilations
“What Were We Fighting For” Dead Kennedys Tribute comp. on KNOW Records 1998?
“Reality Comp. #3” on Deep Six Records

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    VD is playing their 1st show in 12 years this coming Saturday night Nov. 6th in SO.CAL> Riff Haus in Fullerton!!!!

    4 Nov 2010 Reply
  • GrimAxeman

    Fuck, I can't scrobble their cover of Hyperactive Child.

    14 Sep 2010 Reply

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