Operation Ivy

Defunct ska-punk band from Berkeley, California. Formed in May 1987, the band was only together for two years, breaking up in 1989 after being offered a major label deal by EMI. Members Tim Armstrong and Matt Freeman (2) went on to form Downfall (6), and later Rancid. Singer Jesse Michaels went on to Big Rig, Common Rider, and Classics Of Love. Original Lineup: Jesse Michaels - Vocals, Lint (Tim Armstrong) - Guitar, Matt McCall (Matt Freeman) - Bass, Dave Mello - Drums, Paul Bae - Saxophone (on selected recordings).


#0000000000010, #10, LOOKOUT #10 Operation Ivy - Energy album art Operation Ivy Energy (Album) Lookout! Records, Lookout! Records, Lookout! Records #0000000000010, #10, LOOKOUT #10 US 1989 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

3 Operation Ivy - Hectic E.P. album art Operation Ivy Hectic E.P. (EP) Lookout! Records 3 US 1988 Sell This Version
M&E-001 Operation Ivy - Plea For Peace album art Operation Ivy Plea For Peace(7", Whi) M&E Records M&E-001 US 1992 Sell This Version
VSR 511 Operation Ivy - '69 Newport album art Operation Ivy '69 Newport(7") Very Small Records VSR 511 US 1993 Sell This Version


Lookout 10c Operation Ivy - Operation Ivy album art Operation Ivy Operation Ivy (Comp) Lookout! Records Lookout 10c US 1991 Sell This Version
KARCD-1 Operation Ivy - Seedy album art Operation Ivy Seedy (Comp) Karma Kredit Records KARCD-1 Canada 1993 Sell This Version