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Sodom

SODOM

SODOM (1982–PRESENT). Angel Ripper (vocals/bass), Aggressor (guitar/vocals, replaced by Grave Violator, Destructor, then Blackfire, others, Bernemann) Witchhunter (drums/vocals, replaced by Atomic Steif, others, now Bobby Schottkowski). Sodom are a German thrash band that heavily influenced the German black metal scene and are among the hardest-hitting bands in that genre. The band started in 1982 with original guitarist Aggressor, who left before recording the first album, the thrash classic Read more [...]
SAIGON KICK

SAIGON KICK

SAIGON KICK (1988–97). Matt Kramer (vocals), Jason Bieler (guitar/vocals), Tom Defile (bass), Phil Varone (drums). Initially a hard rock outfit out of Miami, Saigon Kick was formed in 1988 by lead vocalist Matt Kramer, guitarist Jason Bieler, bassist Tom Defile, and drummer Phil Varone. The band signed with Atlantic subsidiary Third Stone Records in 1990 after gigging around the southeast and released their self-titled first album that same year. A breakthrough of sorts occurred in 1992 Read more [...]
Raging Slab

RAGING SLAB

RAGING SLAB (1983–PRESENT). Greg Strzempka (guitar/vocals), Elyse Steinman (slide guitar), Mats Rydstrom (bass), Niklas Matsson (drums). Raging Slab are one of the best Southern rock boogie bands to come out of New York City. Slab, who have been described as a combination of Lynyrd Skynyrd and Metallica, have long put out some of the best rock of its kind since their debut in 1987 with Assmaster. Although the band has probably never been taken as seriously as they might by potential fans Read more [...]
EAGLES OF DEATH METAL

EAGLES OF DEATH METAL

EAGLES OF DEATH METAL (1998–PRESENT). Jesse Hughes (guitar/vocals), Josh Homme (drums). Eagles of Death Metal (EoDM) are a hard rock band side project of Queens of the Stone Age leader Joshe Homme, who drums. The Eagles of Death Metal are one of the new wave of American heavy metal bands who challenge the orthodoxy of major label metal and are trying to create a new skuzzier style of metal unconstrained by radio standards. However, the name is a misnomer. The band is more of a standard skuzzy Read more [...]