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SACRED REICH

SACRED REICH

SACRED REICH (1986–99). Phil Rind (vocals/bass), Wiley Arnett (guitar), Jason Rainey (guitar), Dave McClain (drums, then Greg Hall). Sacred Reich was a thrash metal band with punk leanings that played primarily during the mid-eighties and released the classic Surf Nicaragua record among others, before calling it quits in 1999. Much like the Crumbsuckers, DRI, and Corrosion of Conformity, Sacred Reich helped pioneer the punk/ metal crossover style that helped metal evolve and grow even harder Read more [...]
MACHINE HEAD

MACHINE HEAD

MACHINE HEAD (1992–PRESENT). Robert Flynn (guitar), Phil Demmel (guitar), Adam Duce (bass), Dave McClain (drums). More popular in Europe than in their native U.S., the speed metal four-piece Machine Head combine a flair for thrash and progressive in a unique blend that has long earned them a solid reputation among metal fans and a significant following in Europe. Formed in 1992, the band, consisting of guitarists Robert Flynn and Phil Demmel, bassist Adam Duce, and drummer Chris Kontos, Read more [...]