Blood for Blood is a hardcore punk band from Boston, Massachusetts. Formed by Erick Buddha Medina & Rob Lind in 1994, motivated by the hardcore scene in Boston and New York City at the time. In 1997 they were signed to Victory Records. Their sound is influenced by Sheer Terror, Breakdown, Carnivore, and Raw Deal. The band is anti-racist and most members are connected to Friends Stand United, a national organization, that is considered by the FBI as a street gang.