Lineup: Lion Wayton, vocals; Jon Hammond, guitar; Ben Snyder, guitar; Nick Archer, bass; Justin Crumley and Steve Dwyer, drums.
Year formed: 2009 (two-man studio band) and 2010 (full band).
Style: Rock, reggae, funk.
Sounds like: 311, Sublime, Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Influences: Everything that we've heard, seen, and felt over the years.
Favorite local venue: Frankie's Inner-City.
CDs released: "Nuclear Honeymoon," available at all local record shops and online via cdbaby.com/cd/tropicbombs.
Web site: facebook.com/TropicBombs.