Formed 1994 in Wichita Falls, TX, USA
Members include: Jaret Reddick (lead vocalist/guitarist), Chris Burney (guitarist/vocalist) , Erik Chandler (bassist) and Gary Wiseman (drummer)
The bands name is derived from comedian Steve Martin's "Bowling for Shit" routine off his Wild and Crazy Guy album.
Bowling for Soup (often typeset as ¡Bowling for Soup! and abbreviated as BFS) is an American rock band originally formed in Wichita Falls, Texas, in 1994. The band consists of Jaret Reddick (lead vocals, guitar), Chris Burney (guitar, backing vocals), Erik Chandler (bass, backing vocals, acoustic guitar), and Gary Wiseman (drums, percussion, backing vocals). The band is best known for its singles "Girl All the Bad Guys Want", "1985", "Almost", and "High School Never Ends".