Ugly Kid Joe a heavy
metal band from Isla Vista, California, USA - formed in 1989. They had
a range of styles such as hard rock, southern, funk, rap & thrash.
They originated as a pun and response to Pretty Boy Floyd. The band
had their most success in the early to mid 1990's with hits such as
'Everything About you', 'Cat's in the Cradle' and 'Neighbor'.
America's Least Wanted was their debut album and it was released in
Their logo was a cartoon embodiment of an “ugly kid” wearing a backward
baseball hat and giving the finger. Ugly Kids Joes influences came from
the likes of Black Sabbath & AC/DC, they covered a number of their
Kid Joe formed their own independent label...