Offspring is a band that originated in America during the year 1984, and they were formed in Orange County, California. The members of the band are: Dexter Holland on vocals and guitar, Noodles on guitar, Greg K on bass, and Pete Parada on drums. They had already performed more than 1,000 concerts around the world and had 8 record albums. The group was also known by the name ‘œManic Subsidal.’
Fact 1: ‘œSession’ is one of the songs of Offspring that was written by Dexter Holland’s wife, Kristine Luna.
Fact 2: The band was structured by Dexter Holland.
Fact 3: The band’s songs are more commonly used during the competition for skating, surfing and other sports that are extreme for people.
Fact 4: Doug Thompson on vocals, Jim Benton and James Lilja on drums as well as Ron Welty and Adam ‘œAtorn’ Willard are known to be part of the band. But as the years went by, they left the band, and new members were put in their positions.
Fact 5: Dexter Holland is a licensed pilot in real life, and he spent a few days traveling around the world alone during the year 2004.
Fact 6: ‘œSplinter,’ which is the 7th released single from Offspring has sold more than 4 million records all throughout the world.
Fact 7: The first name of the band was ‘œManic Subsidal’, but during the latter part of their popularity, they changed it to ‘œThe Offspring’ for they thought Manic Subsidal was a name that was difficult to remember.
Fact 8: Noodles (Kevin Wasserman) worked as a janitor at an Elementary School located in Garden Grove during the Offspring’s early days. He was also stabbed on the shoulders during one of their earlier shows.
Fact 9: Dexter Holland does not eat carrots for he does not like them.
Fact 10: Noodles (Kevin Wasserman) is known to be a color-blinded person.