Rancid is a punk rock band. They come from Berkeley, California. The band formed in 1991. It was set up by Tim Armstrong en Matt Freeman. When they released their second album, Let´s Go, in 1994 they had their real breakthrough. The band exists of four members. In 2006 Brett Reed has been replaced by Branden Steineckert. He plays the drums. During their tour they will promote their latest album.