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FILTER (1995–PRESENT). Richard Patrick (vocals, guitar, programming), various others. On the heels of Nine Inch Nails’ success in bringing the industrial sound to a more mainstream audience, Filter was formed by former NIN touring band member Richard Patrick, who hooked up with Brian Liesegang after NIN’s first tour and began recording together to create an industrial-influenced brand of rock. They signed with Reprise Records and issued their debut, Short Bus, in 1995. The album was a hit, Read more [...]


DANZIG (1987–PRESENT). Glenn Danzig (vocals), John Christ (guitar, replaced by Tommy Victor, Todd Youth, Robert Benkovic), Eerie Von (bass, replaced by Josh Lazie, Howie Pyro, Steve Zing), Chuck Biscuits (drums, replaced by Joey Castillo, Bevan Davies, Johnny Kelly). Glenn Danzig is one of the most polarizing figures in music, first on the punk and more recently on the metal scene, where his brilliance was almost outshown by his arrogance and ego. His bands—the Misfits, Samhain, and Danzig—are Read more [...]