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Glen Benton

Glen Benton

Real/full name:
Glen Benton
48 (born Jun 18th, 1967)
Place of origin:
United States (Tampa, Florida)


Glen Benton was raised in Tampa, Florida where on July 21, 1987, after guitarist Brian Hoffman replied to Benton's advertisement in a local music magazine, Deicide was formed. Within days the band, consisting of Benton (bass/vocals), Hoffman, Hoffman's brother Eric Hoffman (guitars) and Steve Asheim (drums), was named Amon after the Egyptian deity of the same name. Within a month, Amon had ...


Glen Benton is known for his Satanic and anti-Christian beliefs. Over the years he has repeatedly had an inverted cross branded onto his forehead.

He used to claim that he would commit suicide at the age of 33 (the same age Jesus died). When he passed this age he claimed these were "asinine remarks" and that "only cowards and losers" choose to kill themselves.

In the early/mid '90s Glen was a ...


Bass, Vocals (1989-present)

1990 Deicide Vocals, Bass, Lyrics
1992 Legion Vocals, Bass, Lyrics
1995 Once upon the Cross Bass, Vocals, Lyrics
1997 Serpents of the Light Bass, Vocals, Lyrics
1998 When Satan Lives (Live album) Bass, Vocals
2000 Insineratehymn Bass, Vocals, Lyrics
2001 In Torment in Hell Bass, Vocals, Lyrics
2004 Scars of the Crucifix Bass, Vocals, Lyrics
2006 When London Burns (Video) Bass, Vocals
2006 The Stench of Redemption 666 EP (EP) Bass, Vocals
2006 The Stench of Redemption Bass, Vocals, Lyrics
2006 Doomsday L.A. (EP) Bass, Vocals
2007 Doomsday L.A. (Video) Bass, Vocals
2008 Till Death Do Us Part Bass, Vocals
2009 Death Metal Live (Split video) Bass, Vocals
2010 When London Burns (Live album) Bass, Vocals
2010 Deicide (Live in Nottingham) (Live album) Bass, Vocals
2011 To Hell with God Vocals, Bass
2013 In the Minds of Evil Bass, Vocals
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Bass, Vocals (1987-1989)

1987 Feasting the Beast (Demo) Bass, Vocals
1989 Sacrificial (Demo) Bass, Vocals

Roadrunner United

Vocals on 'Annihilation by the Hands of God' (2005)

Vital Remains

Vocals (2003-2009)

2003 Dechristianize Vocals
2007 Icons of Evil Vocals


2014 Conjuring the Dead Vocals (track 7)


1991 Death Shall Rise Vocals (backing) (track 1)

Cannibal Corpse

1990 Eaten Back to Life Vocals (backing) (tracks 4, 10)
1991 Butchered at Birth Vocals (backing) (track 6)


2001 Killer Within Vocals (additional)

Napalm Death

1990 Harmony Corruption Vocals (additional) (track 5)


1993 El infierno de Dante Vocals (backing) (Tracks 1, 6)


1990 Deicide Logo (band), Artwork (trifixion)
1992 Legion Design concept (trifixion)
1995 Once upon the Cross Art direction
2000 Insineratehymn Art direction
2006 The Stench of Redemption Executive producer
2008 Till Death Do Us Part Art direction, Executive producer, Mixing, Mastering, Lyrics
2011 To Hell with God Lyrics, Art concept, Producer
2013 In the Minds of Evil Lyrics


2001 Killer Within Producer
Added by: Alhadis Modified by: Andre Gaius
Added on: 2011-04-09 07:07:35 Last modified on: 2015-05-09 22:12:57
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