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Black Death

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Status:
Unknown
Formed in:
1977
Genre:
Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
Death, Armageddon, Metal, Love
Last label:
Auburn Records
Years active:
1977-?, 2009-?
Not to be confused with Black Death, a thrash/black metal band from California.

Originally formed in 1977, Black Death is one of the earliest known all African-American metal bands. In March 1979, Clayborn was murdered, and the band scrambled to find a replacement bassist: first with Ed Goodan and then soon after with Darrell Harris. The band split-up sometime after 1987. In 2008, Phil Bullard ...
Last known
Greg Hicks Guitars, Bass (2009-?)
Dennis Fuldauer Drums (2009-?)
See also: Funeral Pyre, Infiltrator (USA), King Fate, Metalhead (USA), ex-Destructor, ex-Drogheda, ex-Feargrinder, ex-Blood Coven (live), ex-Blood of Christ, ex-Escalation Anger, ex-Neonatal Death, ex-Noktuary, ex-Sanctorum, ex-Eternal (USA), ex-In Rage, ex-Procreation (USA), ex-Years of Steel
Mark Shea Guitars (2009-?)
Ken Phillips Guitars (lead) (2009-?)
Sandy Krueger Vocals (2009-?)
Past
Phil Bullard Drums
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-Mandrake
Siki Spacek Vocals, Guitars
See also: Black Death Resurrected, ex-Mandrake, ex-Siki Spacek and The Resurrection
Clayborn Pinkins (R.I.P. 1979) Bass (1977-1979)
Ed Goodan Bass (1979-1980)
Darrell Harris Bass (1980-?)
Greg Hicks Guitars, Bass (2009-?)
Dennis Fuldauer Drums (2009-?)
See also: Funeral Pyre, Infiltrator (USA), King Fate, Metalhead (USA), ex-Destructor, ex-Drogheda, ex-Feargrinder, ex-Blood Coven (live), ex-Blood of Christ, ex-Escalation Anger, ex-Neonatal Death, ex-Noktuary, ex-Sanctorum, ex-Eternal (USA), ex-In Rage, ex-Procreation (USA), ex-Years of Steel
Mark Shea Guitars (2009-?)
Ken Phillips Guitars (lead) (2009-?)
Sandy Krueger Vocals (2009-?)
Phil Bullard Drums
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-Mandrake
Siki Spacek Vocals, Guitars
See also: Black Death Resurrected, ex-Mandrake, ex-Siki Spacek and The Resurrection
Clayborn Pinkins (R.I.P. 1979) Bass (1977-1979)
Ed Goodan Bass (1979-1980)
Darrell Harris Bass (1980-?)
Added by: PumpkinFlyFree Modified by: PhantomOTO
Added on: 2002-07-21 22:33:32 Last modified on: 2015-04-12 15:24:00