East Coast DYS Shows Next Month
Check out the upcoming East Coast DYS shows and pick up music & merch from the band here! DYS - O ...Read More
Published on February 5, 2013 1 Comment
DYS "True Believers" Available Digitally Today
“True Believers” is available today digitally - pick up the single at iTunes, Amazon and the B9 Stor ...Read More
Published on October 23, 2012 0 Comments
DYS Previews New Single
Boston – 10/18/2012 Reformed “Kings of Boston Hardcore” – DYS – today preview their latest release f ...Read More
Published on October 18, 2012 1 Comment
Pick Up a Copy of the xxx ALL AGES xxx Film on DVD in the B9 Store
We just got in copies of the Boston Hardcore film "xxx ALL AGES xxx", they're in the B9 Store for on ...Read More
Published on September 20, 2012 0 Comments

DYS is: Dave Smalley - Vocals, Jonathan Anastas - Bass, Adam Porris - Guitar, Franz Stahl - Guitar, Al Pahanish Jr. - Drums.

Taking their name from the Department of Youth Services, Massachusetts’s infamous way station for troubled teens, as well as Alice Cooper’s song “Department of Youth,” DYS were one of the East Coast's first Straight Edge Hardcore bands. Formed from inside SS Decontrol’s notorious "Boston Crew.” The band preached a passionate belief in Drug Free living and the idea that a shared musical and social taste could help create regional Brotherhoods or Crews. DYS were also one of the first Hardcore b...read more



No shows planned at the moment.