Influential pop punk legends The Descendents paved the way for bands that hit it big, like Blink-182 and Green Day. Descendents may not be a sold-out-arena sort of band, but that's the band's appeal -- Descendents are for underdogs who are unlucky in love and like going to Wienerschnitzel. They are the proud and the few, and they're making their way to Tempe this weekend for Summer Ends Music Festival.
We recently caught up with prolific drummer Bill Stevenson to discuss his active duty between three bands and how a brain tumor evoked positive changes in his life. Plus, we have some news about the new Descendents record, which may be released as early as next year.