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Church of Misery

Country of origin:
Japan
Location:
Shinjuku, Tokyo
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1995
Genre:
Doom/Stoner Metal
Lyrical themes:
Serial Killers
Current label:
Rise Above Records
Years active:
1995-present
Vol 1 was supposed to be Church of Misery's first album. When the band decided that they wanted to stick to writing solely about real-life serial killers and murderers, they abandoned it, but a bootleg of the album was made in 1997. It was not officially released until a decade later in 2007.

Trivia: statement on their album Master of Brutality:
"We hate trend.
We hate corporate attitude.
We ...
Current
Tatsu Mikami Bass (1995-present)
See also: G.A.T.E.S., Sonic Flower, ex-Salem
Junji Narita Drums (2000-present)
See also: Sonic Flower
Hideki Fukasawa Vocals, Synthesizer (2004-2009, 2011-present)
Ikuma Kawabe Guitars (2012-present)
Past
Hideki Shimizu Drums (1995-2000)
Tomohiro Nishimura Guitars (1995-2001)
See also: Tomohiro Nishimura, ex-Sonic Flower
Kazuhiro Asaeda Vocals (1995)
Nobukazu Chow Vocals (1996-2000)
Yoshiaki Negishi Vocals (2000-2004, 2009-2011)
See also: G.A.T.E.S., Assault (Jpn), Nepenthes, ex-Coffins
Osamu Hamada Guitars (2001)
See also: ex-Worm
Takenori Hoshi Guitars (2002-2006)
See also: Sonic Flower
Tom Sutton Guitars (2006-2010)
See also: The Order of Israfel, ex-Firebird
Kensuke Suto Guitars (2010-2011)
Current (Live)
Tom Sutton Guitars (2012-present)
See also: The Order of Israfel, ex-Firebird
Tatsu Mikami Bass (1995-present)
See also: G.A.T.E.S., Sonic Flower, ex-Salem
Junji Narita Drums (2000-present)
See also: Sonic Flower
Hideki Fukasawa Vocals, Synthesizer (2004-2009, 2011-present)
Ikuma Kawabe Guitars (2012-present)
Hideki Shimizu Drums (1995-2000)
Tomohiro Nishimura Guitars (1995-2001)
See also: Tomohiro Nishimura, ex-Sonic Flower
Kazuhiro Asaeda Vocals (1995)
Nobukazu Chow Vocals (1996-2000)
Yoshiaki Negishi Vocals (2000-2004, 2009-2011)
See also: G.A.T.E.S., Assault (Jpn), Nepenthes, ex-Coffins
Osamu Hamada Guitars (2001)
See also: ex-Worm
Takenori Hoshi Guitars (2002-2006)
See also: Sonic Flower
Tom Sutton Guitars (2006-2010)
See also: The Order of Israfel, ex-Firebird
Kensuke Suto Guitars (2010-2011)
Current
Tom Sutton Guitars (2012-present)
See also: The Order of Israfel, ex-Firebird
Added by: sirmonarch Modified by: inaholereviews
Added on: 2002-07-23 00:57:00 Last modified on: 2014-08-17 07:32:15
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