Bad Luck 13 Riot Extravaganza is a Hardcore Metal Band from Philadelphia Formed in 1997, and composed of around 13 or more members at a time that are notorious in the world of Hardcore for their extreme onstage antics. which consisted of wrestling, property destruction, assaulting each other/the crowd with weapons (trash cans, ladders, fluorescent light bulbs, thumbtacks, & barbed wire baseball bats), firework lighting, and fire starting. Bad Luck 13 were banned from almost every place they played due to these hi-jinks and arsonist stunts. In 2001 they released their first video entitled “Let the Riot Begin” through their own production company Homicidal Productions, it was produced & directed by Joe Frantz whose credits include The CKY videos, Haggard and Viva La Bam. In 2004 Bad Luck 13 had Their "last show" at Hellfest 2004. After this last Show they Released a 2nd DVD "The Complete Collection" that featured the said last show, the entire "Let the Riot Begin" DVD feature, trailers for the band's tattoo shop and canceled full length feature film, exclusive interviews, 4 full sets, a photo gallery, & band commentary.On August 27th 2005 they had their 1st of many reunion shows, & as of 2008 they are now a band once again. Some members went on to be in the bands Necktie, Red Devil, Storm Watch, Eat The Turnbuckle & The Dead Meat.
BL13 (was/is) at times: Jag 13, Lordsett, Molequeen, Joey R. Africa, Laura Lee Lucas, Jamie, Joe Heinriches, Hoss, Dave Fox, Steele David, Meth, Seth Wild, El Duce Allin, Super Dr. Evil Balls, Psycho Mike, Decrapatater, Supermod, Two Street Scum(rip), King Lobster, Ralph of the Mob, Johnny Lockjaw, King of the White People, Gets Bloody, Gets No Sex, Dealer Steve, Crazy Rich, The Unibomber, Terrible Tim, Bob, Snakes, Cappy, Reverend Deficator & more I'm sure.
bats on the dance floor LP
we kill children EP
-live at the dungeon(split with all else failed)
-with friends like these who needs enemies EP
Necktie Split, Midnight & All compilation tracks
and 2 other Necktie songs