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Cathedral

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Coventry, England
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1989
Genre:
Doom/Stoner Metal
Lyrical themes:
Mythology, Doom, Occultism
Last label:
Rise Above Records
Years active:
1989-2013
Cathedral was formed by Lee Dorrian after leaving Napalm Death because he was getting sick of the punk scene and didn't like the death metal direction Napalm Death was heading towards. He met Mark Griffiths at a Carcass show in Cardiff, and they discussed their love for doom bands like Black Sabbath, Candlemass, Pentagram, Trouble and so on.

The first line-up was Lee, Gaz and Mark Griffiths ...
Last known
Gaz Jennings Guitars (1989-2013), Bass (1993-1994), Keyboards (1994-1996)
See also: Death Penalty, ex-Septic Tank, ex-Acid Reign
Lee Dorrian Vocals (1989-2013)
See also: ex-Septic Tank, ex-Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, ex-Napalm Death, ex-Armed Revolutionary Faction, ex-Pig Disease
Brian Dixon Drums (1994-2013)
See also: ex-Horakane, ex-Arabia, ex-Caprice, ex-Contagious
Scott Carlson Bass (2011-2013)
See also: Repulsion, Death Breath (live), ex-Septic Tank, ex-Genocide, Tempter, ex-Death, ex-From Beyond, ex-The Superbees
Past
Andy Baker Drums (1989)
See also: Sacrilege, ex-Warwound, ex-Cerebral Fix, ex-Arbitrater, ex-The Varukers, ex-Warwound
Mark Griffiths Guitars (1989-1990), Bass (1990-1992)
See also: Arkazum, Year Zero, ex-Blackstar
Adam Lehan Guitars (1989-1994)
See also: ex-Acid Reign, ex-Lord Crucifier, ex-Deadline, ex-Flight, ex-Park Drive
Ben Mochrie Drums (1990)
See also: ex-Filthkick
Mike Smail Drums (1991)
See also: Dream Death, Penance, ex-Under the Sun, ex-Pentagram, ex-Internal Void
Mark Ramsay Wharton Drums (1992-1994), Keyboards (1992)
See also: ex-Acid Reign, ex-Cronos, ex-Asomvel
Leo Smee Bass (1994-2011), Guitars (2010)
See also: ex-The Oath (live), Chrome Hoof, ex-Trespass, ex-Firebird
Last known (Live)
Munch Keyboards, Effects
See also: ex-No Dice
Past (Live)
Mike Hickey Bass (1992-1993)
See also: Goatreign, ex-Altered Dominance, ex-Cronos, ex-The Killing, ex-Venom, ex-Carcass (live)
Scott Carlson Bass (1994)
See also: Repulsion, Death Breath (live), ex-Septic Tank, ex-Genocide, Tempter, ex-Death, ex-From Beyond, ex-The Superbees
Barry Stern Drums (1994)
(R.I.P. 2005) See also: ex-Trouble, ex-Debris Inc., ex-Zoetrope, ex-Septic Tank
Joe Hasselvander Drums (1994)
See also: Raven, The Hounds of Hasselvander, Joe Hasselvander, ex-Devil Childe, ex-Guardians of the Flame, ex-Phantom Lord, ex-Death Row, ex-Black Manta, ex-Pentagram, ex-Jack Starr's Burning Starr (live), ex-Armageddon, ex-Reactor, ex-Blue Cheer, ex-Forgotten Realm, ex-Overlord, ex-The Boyz, ex-White Lion
Victor Griffin Guitars (1994)
See also: In-Graved, Pentagram, Place of Skulls, ex-Victor Griffin, ex-Death Row, ex-Joe Hasselvander
Dave Hornyak Drums (1995)
See also: ex-Shades of Grey
Max Edwards Bass (2003-2004)
See also: ex-As She Screams, ex-Virus
Gaz Jennings Guitars (1989-2013), Bass (1993-1994), Keyboards (1994-1996)
See also: Death Penalty, ex-Septic Tank, ex-Acid Reign
Lee Dorrian Vocals (1989-2013)
See also: ex-Septic Tank, ex-Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, ex-Napalm Death, ex-Armed Revolutionary Faction, ex-Pig Disease
Brian Dixon Drums (1994-2013)
See also: ex-Horakane, ex-Arabia, ex-Caprice, ex-Contagious
Scott Carlson Bass (2011-2013)
See also: Repulsion, Death Breath (live), ex-Septic Tank, ex-Genocide, Tempter, ex-Death, ex-From Beyond, ex-The Superbees
Andy Baker Drums (1989)
See also: Sacrilege, ex-Warwound, ex-Cerebral Fix, ex-Arbitrater, ex-The Varukers, ex-Warwound
Mark Griffiths Guitars (1989-1990), Bass (1990-1992)
See also: Arkazum, Year Zero, ex-Blackstar
Adam Lehan Guitars (1989-1994)
See also: ex-Acid Reign, ex-Lord Crucifier, ex-Deadline, ex-Flight, ex-Park Drive
Ben Mochrie Drums (1990)
See also: ex-Filthkick
Mike Smail Drums (1991)
See also: Dream Death, Penance, ex-Under the Sun, ex-Pentagram, ex-Internal Void
Mark Ramsay Wharton Drums (1992-1994), Keyboards (1992)
See also: ex-Acid Reign, ex-Cronos, ex-Asomvel
Leo Smee Bass (1994-2011), Guitars (2010)
See also: ex-The Oath (live), Chrome Hoof, ex-Trespass, ex-Firebird
Last known
Munch Keyboards, Effects
See also: ex-No Dice
Past
Mike Hickey Bass (1992-1993)
See also: Goatreign, ex-Altered Dominance, ex-Cronos, ex-The Killing, ex-Venom, ex-Carcass (live)
Scott Carlson Bass (1994)
See also: Repulsion, Death Breath (live), ex-Septic Tank, ex-Genocide, Tempter, ex-Death, ex-From Beyond, ex-The Superbees
Barry Stern Drums (1994)
(R.I.P. 2005) See also: ex-Trouble, ex-Debris Inc., ex-Zoetrope, ex-Septic Tank
Joe Hasselvander Drums (1994)
See also: Raven, The Hounds of Hasselvander, Joe Hasselvander, ex-Devil Childe, ex-Guardians of the Flame, ex-Phantom Lord, ex-Death Row, ex-Black Manta, ex-Pentagram, ex-Jack Starr's Burning Starr (live), ex-Armageddon, ex-Reactor, ex-Blue Cheer, ex-Forgotten Realm, ex-Overlord, ex-The Boyz, ex-White Lion
Victor Griffin Guitars (1994)
See also: In-Graved, Pentagram, Place of Skulls, ex-Victor Griffin, ex-Death Row, ex-Joe Hasselvander
Dave Hornyak Drums (1995)
See also: ex-Shades of Grey
Max Edwards Bass (2003-2004)
See also: ex-As She Screams, ex-Virus
Added by: Agathocles Modified by: Doomsday
Added on: 2002-07-29 22:33:32 Last modified on: 2014-07-23 13:19:10
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