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SEPULTURA

SEPULTURA

SEPULTURA (1984–PRESENT). Wagner Lamounier (vocals, replaced by Max Cavalera), Max Cavalera (guitar), Jairo Guides (guitar, replaced by Andreas Kisser), Paolo Jr. (bass), Igor Cavalera (drums). When metal historians talk about the “big four” thrash metal bands (Anthrax, Slayer, Metallica, and Megadeth), some change it to the “big five” including the Brazilian band Sepultura as well. Formed in Brazil in 1984, an early lineup contained vocalist Wagner Lamounier, who later went on to front Read more [...]
OVERDOSE

OVERDOSE

OVERDOSE (1985–PRESENT). Pedro Alberto “Bozó” Amorim (vocals), Claudio David (lead guitar), Jairo Guedz (rhythm guitar), Gustavo Monsanto (bass), Andre Marcio (drums). Overdose has long been one of the top thrash metal bands in Brazil, although their albums were for many years unavailable outside of the country. The band, who are outspoken advocates for social justice within Brazil, have a unique take on thrash metal, which includes the use of percussion and tribal rhythms of their native Read more [...]