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Cattle Decapitation

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
San Diego, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1996
Genre:
Progressive Death Metal/Grindcore
Lyrical themes:
Misanthropy, Gore, Revenge, Animal supremacy
Current label:
Metal Blade Records
Years active:
1996-present
The band has a quite large fanbase among animal rights/liberation supporters due to their beliefs, album covers and lyrics which usually focus on prioritizing animals over human life. The band originally consisted of all vegetarians, but Josh Elmore and Travis Ryan are the only vegetarians of the band now.

Cattle Decapitation started as a three-piece that shortly added Ryan after their then ...
Current
Travis Ryan Vocals (1997-present)
See also: Murder Construct, Defixion (live), ex-5/5/2000, ex-Strangulation, Anal Trump, ex-Nader Sadek, ex-Anal Flatulence, ex-Lávese las manos, ex-Rubbr Cmnt, ex-Shaftmouth, ex-Stigmata, ex-The Graveyard Whispers, ex-The Mono Source, ex-UUM
Josh Elmore Guitars (2001-present)
See also: ex-7000 Dying Rats, ex-My Lai
David McGraw Drums (2007-present)
See also: Sleep Terror (live), ex-Fused, ex-Collapse
Derek Engemann Bass (2010-present)
See also: Conflux, Covenance, Scour, ex-Cast the Stone, ex-Christ Hate, ex-Unmerciful, ex-Neuraxis (live)
Past
Dave Astor Drums (1996-2002)
See also: Being Killed, Pathology, ex-Parasitic, ex-The Locust
Gabe Serbian Guitars (1996-2000)
See also: Holy Molar, The Locust, Zu, ex-Head Wound City, ex-Merzbow (live), ex-Otto von Schirach (live)
Scott Miller Guitars, Vocals (1996)
See also: ex-Pro-Death, ex-Sutekh Hexen, ex-Circle of Eyes (live), ex-Death Monk (live), ex-Al Qaeda, ex-Shotheq
Troy Oftedal Bass (2001-2009)
See also: Cave Bastard, Dead Ghosts, ex-DisreantiyouthhellchristbastardassmanX, ex-Mitten Spider, ex-Piglife, ex-UUM
Michael Laughlin Drums (2004-2007)
See also: Creation Is Crucifixion, Derkéta, ex-Chapter
Current (Live)
Belisario Dimuzio Guitars (rhythm) (2015-present)
See also: Eukaryst
Past (Live)
Kevin Talley Drums (2006)
See also: Castrofate, Feared, Grot, Nothnegal, Sylencer, The Art of Hate, Them, Dååth, ex-Horror of Horrors, ex-Consumned, ex-Decrepit Birth, ex-Dying Fetus, ex-Implore, ex-Misery Index, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Suffocation, ex-Throes, ex-WretchedPain, ex-Absence of the Sacred (live), ex-Battlecross (live), ex-DevilDriver (live), ex-Hate Eternal (live), ex-M.O.D. (live), ex-The Black Dahlia Murder (live), ex-The Red Chord (live), ex-Chimaira, ex-Worlds Divide, ex-All the Way to the Bank, ex-Throes (live)
Rah Davis Bass (2009)
See also: ex-Broca's Aphasia, ex-Cephalotripsy, ex-Skelator, ex-Man Destroys Himself, ex-Holy Tirant
Olivier Pinard Bass (2013)
See also: Cryptopsy, Vengeful, Under the Grave (live), Neuraxis, ex-Solium Fatalis
Travis Ryan Vocals (1997-present)
See also: Murder Construct, Defixion (live), ex-5/5/2000, ex-Strangulation, Anal Trump, ex-Nader Sadek, ex-Anal Flatulence, ex-Lávese las manos, ex-Rubbr Cmnt, ex-Shaftmouth, ex-Stigmata, ex-The Graveyard Whispers, ex-The Mono Source, ex-UUM
Josh Elmore Guitars (2001-present)
See also: ex-7000 Dying Rats, ex-My Lai
David McGraw Drums (2007-present)
See also: Sleep Terror (live), ex-Fused, ex-Collapse
Derek Engemann Bass (2010-present)
See also: Conflux, Covenance, Scour, ex-Cast the Stone, ex-Christ Hate, ex-Unmerciful, ex-Neuraxis (live)
Dave Astor Drums (1996-2002)
See also: Being Killed, Pathology, ex-Parasitic, ex-The Locust
Gabe Serbian Guitars (1996-2000)
See also: Holy Molar, The Locust, Zu, ex-Head Wound City, ex-Merzbow (live), ex-Otto von Schirach (live)
Scott Miller Guitars, Vocals (1996)
See also: ex-Pro-Death, ex-Sutekh Hexen, ex-Circle of Eyes (live), ex-Death Monk (live), ex-Al Qaeda, ex-Shotheq
Troy Oftedal Bass (2001-2009)
See also: Cave Bastard, Dead Ghosts, ex-DisreantiyouthhellchristbastardassmanX, ex-Mitten Spider, ex-Piglife, ex-UUM
Michael Laughlin Drums (2004-2007)
See also: Creation Is Crucifixion, Derkéta, ex-Chapter
Current
Belisario Dimuzio Guitars (rhythm) (2015-present)
See also: Eukaryst
Past
Kevin Talley Drums (2006)
See also: Castrofate, Feared, Grot, Nothnegal, Sylencer, The Art of Hate, Them, Dååth, ex-Horror of Horrors, ex-Consumned, ex-Decrepit Birth, ex-Dying Fetus, ex-Implore, ex-Misery Index, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Suffocation, ex-Throes, ex-WretchedPain, ex-Absence of the Sacred (live), ex-Battlecross (live), ex-DevilDriver (live), ex-Hate Eternal (live), ex-M.O.D. (live), ex-The Black Dahlia Murder (live), ex-The Red Chord (live), ex-Chimaira, ex-Worlds Divide, ex-All the Way to the Bank, ex-Throes (live)
Rah Davis Bass (2009)
See also: ex-Broca's Aphasia, ex-Cephalotripsy, ex-Skelator, ex-Man Destroys Himself, ex-Holy Tirant
Olivier Pinard Bass (2013)
See also: Cryptopsy, Vengeful, Under the Grave (live), Neuraxis, ex-Solium Fatalis
Added by: Blastbeats Modified by: Dembo
Added on: 2002-09-18 23:08:16 Last modified on: 2017-02-19 10:21:53