Dig (band)
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Dig Band
Origin Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Genres Alternative rock, grunge, shoegazing
1991-1999, 2006-present
Labels Radioactive, Uptown
The Weirdos, Thelonious Monster, The Barons

Dig is an American alternative rock band from Los Angeles, California.


Dig formed in 1991 in Los Angeles; vocalist Scott Hackwith had previously produced for The Ramones, and guitarist Dix Denney had played with The Weirdos and Thelonious Monster.[1] After releasing an EP in 1992, they signed with Radioactive Records and issued their first full-length in 1993, produced by Dave Jerden. The single "Believe" was played regularly on MTV's Buzz Bin[1] and was their lone charting hit, reaching #19 on the Billboard Modern Rock chart[2] and #34 on the Mainstream Rock chart.[3] The group issued two further full-lengths in 1996 and 1999, and their cover of the Theme from Fat Albert was included on the compilation Saturday Morning Cartoon's Greatest Hits.


  • Scott Hackwith - vocals, guitars
  • Johnny Cornwell - guitar
  • Dix Denney - guitar
  • Jon Morris - guitar
  • Phil Friedmann - bass
  • Jamie Carter - bass
  • Pete Reichert - bass
  • Anthony Smedile - drums
  • Matt Tecu - drums
  • Dave Stedronsky - drums


Studio albums
EPs and singles
  • Runt EP (1992, Wasteland)
  • "Fuck You" (1993, Radioactive)
  • "Believe" (1993, Radioactive)
  • "I'll Stay High" (1993, Radioactive)
  • "Unlucky Friend" (1994, Radioactive)
  • "Soft Pretzel (promo)" (1994 Radioactive)
  • "Whose Side You On?" (1996, Radioactive)
  • "Live in Sound" (1998, Universal)


  1. ^ a b John Bush, Dig at Allmusic
  2. ^ Chart, Billboard.com
  3. ^ Chart, Billboard.com

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