Are the Bouncing Souls named after Doc Martens?

How did you all come up with the name ‘The Bouncing Souls’? Ha ha, yes it’s true, the name is taken from the tag on the back of your boots which reads “with bouncing soles”.

Where are the Bouncing Souls from?

New Brunswick, NJThe Bouncing Souls / OriginNew Brunswick is a city in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. The city is the county seat of Middlesex County, and is the home of Rutgers University. Wikipedia

Where did the Bouncing Souls get their name?

The band’s name is a derivative of Doc Martens shoes, specifically their advertising slogan “with Bouncing Soles”. Doctor Martens air-cushioned soles are a staple of punk dress. Their first full-length album, The Good, The Bad & The Argyle was released in 1994 on Chunksaah Records, their own label.

Do you remember Bouncing Souls?

“Do You Remember” not only allows the dynamic personalities of the Bouncing Souls and their crew to shine through in their interviews, but also SHOWS the band’s evolution and oftentimes hilarious biography through the massive amounts of footage the band itself documented throughout their 15+ year history.

What does the tag say on back of Doc Martens?

These boots are branded as ‘AirWair’ and its upper is completed with a loop featuring brand’s famous slogan ‘With Bouncing Soles. ‘ This is how we come back to April 1st, 1960, when the first eight-holed Dr Martens boots go off the line. Dr Martens boots took its name ‘1460’ from the date of its inception.

What are Dr Martens Bouncing Soles?

Their “Bouncing Soles” are “resistant to Oil, Fat, Acid Petrol and Alkali.” And super comfortable, IMO.

Are the Bouncing Souls still together?

The energy this band still 30 years in is amazing and crowd that still rages like it’s 1989. They know how to pick a setlist that takes you back the band’s different eras of that only their history, but the history of Tri-State punk scene. The Bouncing Souls were, as always, fantastic!

When did the Bouncing Souls come out?

Starting that golden punk year of 1989, the Bouncing Souls (vocalist Greg Attonito, guitarist Pete Steinkopf, bassist Bryan Kienlen, joined currently by drummer George Rebelo ) have been one of the best kept secrets in music.

What does Bouncing soles mean?

5. Their “Bouncing Soles” are “resistant to Oil, Fat, Acid Petrol and Alkali.” Gareth Cattermole / Via Getty Images.

What does with bouncing soles mean?

What kind of person wears Doc Martens?

The boots were popular among workers such as postmen, police officers and factory workers. By the later 1960s, skinheads started to wear them, “Docs” or “DMs” being the usual naming, and by the late 1970s, they were popular among scooter riders, punks, some new wave musicians, and members of other youth subcultures.