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Astaroth

Country of origin:
Italy
Location:
Rome, Lazio (early) / Los Angeles, California (later)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1982
Genre:
Speed Metal
Lyrical themes:
Evil, Battles, Feelings
Current label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1982-1988, 2005-present
Astaroth was created in Rome by drummer John Panko Onofri and original guitarist Steve Lenti during 1982. Lenti was supplanted by Max Cipicchia. Perhaps one of the more impressive Italian metal bands to have emerged in the mid-'80's. Astaroth, fronted by the confident vocals of Bob Cattani, impressed the Dutch label Rave-On Records enough to obtain a contract leading to the release of a ...
Added by: Stormrider Modified by: Dembo
Added on: 2002-08-22 22:28:26 Last modified on: 2017-02-14 09:47:48