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Cryptic Slaughter

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Santa Monica, California
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
Thrash Metal/Crossover
Lyrical themes:
War, Politics, Degradations
Last label:
Relapse Records
Years active:
1984-1988, 1989-1990, 2002-2003
In the photo from left to right: Nicholson, Peterson, Crooks, Evans.

Cryptic Slaughter has broken up and reformed twice. They broke up just prior to the release of the "Stream of Consciousness" album. Les Evans subsequently reformed Cryptic Slaughter in 1989, with a new lineup, which managed to record the album "Speak Your Peace" before splitting up again a year later.

In 2003 Cryptic Slaughter ...
Last known
Les Evans Bass, Guitars (1984-1985), Guitars (1984-1988, 1989-1990, 2002-2003)
Brian Lehfeldt Drums (1989-1990, 2002-2003)
See also: Wehrmacht, ex-Macht, ex-Everclear, ex-Sweaty Nipples
Chris Merrow Vocals (2002-2003)
See also: Village Idiot
Past
Bill Crooks Bass (1984-1985), Vocals (1984-1988, 2002-2003)
See also: ex-Ruined, ex-D.R.I. (live)
Scott Peterson Drums (1984-1988)
See also: Black Monday, ex-So Abused, ex-The Ditch Diggers
Adam Scott Guitars (1984)
See also: The Peelers
Rob "Blasko" Nicholson Bass (1985-1988, 2002-2003)
See also: Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Suffer, ex-Danzig, ex-Prong, ex-Drown, ex-Killing Spree, ex-Rob Zombie, ex-The Death Riders
Brett Davis Bass (1989-1990)
See also: ex-Crud
Dave Hollingsworth Vocals (1989-1990)
See also: ex-Crud
Eli Nelson Guitars (1990)
See also: ex-Crisis
Les Evans Bass, Guitars (1984-1985), Guitars (1984-1988, 1989-1990, 2002-2003)
Brian Lehfeldt Drums (1989-1990, 2002-2003)
See also: Wehrmacht, ex-Macht, ex-Everclear, ex-Sweaty Nipples
Chris Merrow Vocals (2002-2003)
See also: Village Idiot
Bill Crooks Bass (1984-1985), Vocals (1984-1988, 2002-2003)
See also: ex-Ruined, ex-D.R.I. (live)
Scott Peterson Drums (1984-1988)
See also: Black Monday, ex-So Abused, ex-The Ditch Diggers
Adam Scott Guitars (1984)
See also: The Peelers
Rob "Blasko" Nicholson Bass (1985-1988, 2002-2003)
See also: Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Suffer, ex-Danzig, ex-Prong, ex-Drown, ex-Killing Spree, ex-Rob Zombie, ex-The Death Riders
Brett Davis Bass (1989-1990)
See also: ex-Crud
Dave Hollingsworth Vocals (1989-1990)
See also: ex-Crud
Eli Nelson Guitars (1990)
See also: ex-Crisis
Added by: Runehammer Modified by: Tlacaxipehualiztli
Added on: 2002-08-10 21:24:03 Last modified on: 2014-03-28 15:58:44
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