A punk rock band out of Florida, they originally went under the name HWM. Formed in '93, they released two EPS and an album under that name, emerging as Hot Water Music at the "Live at the Hardback" concert. Disbanding in '06, the remaining members started The Draft. No Ideas Records has released a compilation of their music, and they have also recorded for Epitaph and Doghouse.
Beginning a reunion tour in Florida, '08, , they appeared at the Groezrock Festival of Belgium, in Germany and at the Punk Rock Bowling Festival in Vegas. They have signed with Rise Records, and have self-produced a 7," "The Fire, The Steel, The Tread/Up To Nothing."