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Death

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Altamonte Springs, Florida
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
Death Metal (early), Death/Progressive Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Death, Gore (old), Society, Enlightenment (later)
Last label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1983-1984 (as Mantas), 1984-2001
Click on "read more" for a list of bootleg releases.

The information on the rehearsal tapes shown here differs a bit from the information that can be found in the official Death site, due to inconsistencies found in the latter.

One of the first death metal bands, originally founded in 1983 as Mantas, changed their name to Death in late 1984.

Death disbanded due to Chuck Schuldiner dying of ...
Last known
Chuck Schuldiner Guitars, Vocals (1984-2001)
(R.I.P. 2001) See also: ex-Control Denied, ex-Mantas, ex-Slaughter, ex-Voodoocult
Scott Clendenin Bass (1996-2001)
See also: ex-Control Denied
Richard Christy Drums (1996-2001)
See also: Charred Walls of the Damned, Monument of Bones, Rick Renstrom, ex-Burning Inside, ex-Control Denied, Caninus, ex-Acheron, ex-Iced Earth, ex-Public Assassin, ex-Tiwanaku, ex-Incantation (live), ex-Wykked Wytch (live), ex-Demons & Wizards (live), ex-Leash Law, ex-Bung Dizeez (live), ex-Syzygy (live)
Shannon Hamm Guitars (1996-2001)
See also: ex-Control Denied, ex-Metalstorm, ex-Synesis Absorption, ex-Order of Ennead (live), ex-Beyond Unknown, ex-Talonzfury
Past
Kam Lee Drums, Vocals (additional) (1984-1985)
See also: Bone Gnawer, Broken Gravestones, Grave Wax, The Grotesquery, The Skeletal, ex-Mantas, Akatharta, Cryptidz, ex-Denial Fiend, ex-Massacre, ex-Skincrawler, ex-Abhorrent Existence, ex-Beware, ex-Cadaverizer
Rick Rozz Guitars (1984-1985, 1987-1989)
See also: ('M') Inc., Massacre, ex-Mantas, ex-Death Before Dying, ex-Thatcher, ex-Hidden Force
Erik Meade Bass (1985)
Scott Carlson Bass, Vocals (1985)
See also: Repulsion, Death Breath (live), ex-Cathedral, ex-Septic Tank, ex-Genocide, Tempter, ex-From Beyond, ex-The Superbees
Eric Brecht Drums (1985)
See also: ex-Attitude, ex-D.R.I., ex-Hirax, ex-Suburbanites, ex-Two-Bit Thief
Matt Olivo Guitars (1985)
See also: Dejecta, Repulsion, ex-Alyze, ex-Genocide
Steve DiGiorgio Bass (1986, 1991, 1992-1994, 1997-1998)
See also: Anatomy of I, Charred Walls of the Damned, Futures End, Johnny Newman, Mythodea, Sadus, Synesis Absorption, Testament, ex-Artension, ex-Control Denied, Soen, ex-Dragonlord, ex-Ephel Duath, ex-Faust, ex-James Murphy, ex-Memorain, ex-Painmuseum, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Obituary (live), ex-Obscura (live), ex-Dark Hall, ex-Suicide Shift
Chris Reifert Drums (1986-1987)
See also: Autopsy, ex-Abscess, ex-Doomed, ex-The Ravenous, Violation Wound, ex-Burnt Offering, ex-Desecration (live), ex-Eat My Fuk, ex-Guillotine, ex-Mirror Snake
Terry Butler Bass (1987-1990)
See also: Denial Fiend, Massacre, Obituary, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Obliterhate
Bill Andrews Drums (1987-1990)
See also: ex-Massacre
James Murphy Guitars (1989-1990)
See also: Disincarnate, James Murphy, ex-Konkhra, ex-Obituary, ex-Testament, ex-Cancer (live), ex-Agent Steel (live)
Sean Reinert Drums (1990-1992)
See also: Cynic, Levi / Werstler, ex-C-187, ex-Portal, ex-Sean Malone, ex-Seaweed, ex-Anomaly, Æon Spoke, ex-Aghora, ex-Gordian Knot
Paul Masvidal Guitars (1990-1992)
See also: Cynic, ex-Portal, ex-Seaweed, ex-Gordian Knot, Æon Spoke, ex-Master
Scott Carino Bass (1991-1992)
See also: Fester, ex-Lowbrow, ex-Fierce Atmospheres
Gene Hoglan Drums (1993-1995)
See also: Brendon Small, Dark Angel, Dethklok, Mechanism, Pitch Black Forecast, Testament, Zimmers Hole, Tenet, ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Fear Factory, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Viking, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Old Man's Child (live), ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Forbidden, ex-Wargod, ex-Ani Kyd, ex-The Almighty Punchdrunk
Andy LaRocque Guitars (1993)
See also: King Diamond, X-World/5, ex-Illwill, ex-E.F. Band
Kelly Conlon Bass (1994-1995)
See also: Infinity Minus One, Pessimist, Temple of Blood, Sargon, ex-Fires of Babylon, ex-Wynterborne, ex-Monstrosity, ex-Vital Remains (live)
Bobby Koelble Guitars (1995)
See also: Nader Sadek (live)
Past (Live)
John Hand Guitars (rhythm) (1987)
See also: Death Resurrected
Walter Trachsler Guitars (1990)
See also: ex-Devastation, ex-Rotting Corpse
Louie Carrisalez Vocals (1990)
See also: ex-Death Tripper, ex-Indignation, ex-Devastation, ex-Rotting Corpse, ex-Necrovore, ex-Helldogs
Ralph Santolla Guitars (1993)
See also: Millenium, Ralph Santolla, Toxik, ex-Hollow, Redscream, ex-Deicide, ex-Memorain, ex-Obituary, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Iced Earth (live), ex-Melechesh (live), ex-Eyewitness, ex-Stare
Craig Locicero Guitars (1993)
See also: Demonica, Forbidden, ex-Forbidden Evil, Spiralarms, ex-Manmade Gods
Brian Benson Bass (1995)
See also: ex-Pain Principle, ex-Control Denied
Chuck Schuldiner Guitars, Vocals (1984-2001)
(R.I.P. 2001) See also: ex-Control Denied, ex-Mantas, ex-Slaughter, ex-Voodoocult
Scott Clendenin Bass (1996-2001)
See also: ex-Control Denied
Richard Christy Drums (1996-2001)
See also: Charred Walls of the Damned, Monument of Bones, Rick Renstrom, ex-Burning Inside, ex-Control Denied, Caninus, ex-Acheron, ex-Iced Earth, ex-Public Assassin, ex-Tiwanaku, ex-Incantation (live), ex-Wykked Wytch (live), ex-Demons & Wizards (live), ex-Leash Law, ex-Bung Dizeez (live), ex-Syzygy (live)
Shannon Hamm Guitars (1996-2001)
See also: ex-Control Denied, ex-Metalstorm, ex-Synesis Absorption, ex-Order of Ennead (live), ex-Beyond Unknown, ex-Talonzfury
Kam Lee Drums, Vocals (additional) (1984-1985)
See also: Bone Gnawer, Broken Gravestones, Grave Wax, The Grotesquery, The Skeletal, ex-Mantas, Akatharta, Cryptidz, ex-Denial Fiend, ex-Massacre, ex-Skincrawler, ex-Abhorrent Existence, ex-Beware, ex-Cadaverizer
Rick Rozz Guitars (1984-1985, 1987-1989)
See also: ('M') Inc., Massacre, ex-Mantas, ex-Death Before Dying, ex-Thatcher, ex-Hidden Force
Erik Meade Bass (1985)
Scott Carlson Bass, Vocals (1985)
See also: Repulsion, Death Breath (live), ex-Cathedral, ex-Septic Tank, ex-Genocide, Tempter, ex-From Beyond, ex-The Superbees
Eric Brecht Drums (1985)
See also: ex-Attitude, ex-D.R.I., ex-Hirax, ex-Suburbanites, ex-Two-Bit Thief
Matt Olivo Guitars (1985)
See also: Dejecta, Repulsion, ex-Alyze, ex-Genocide
Steve DiGiorgio Bass (1986, 1991, 1992-1994, 1997-1998)
See also: Anatomy of I, Charred Walls of the Damned, Futures End, Johnny Newman, Mythodea, Sadus, Synesis Absorption, Testament, ex-Artension, ex-Control Denied, Soen, ex-Dragonlord, ex-Ephel Duath, ex-Faust, ex-James Murphy, ex-Memorain, ex-Painmuseum, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Obituary (live), ex-Obscura (live), ex-Dark Hall, ex-Suicide Shift
Chris Reifert Drums (1986-1987)
See also: Autopsy, ex-Abscess, ex-Doomed, ex-The Ravenous, Violation Wound, ex-Burnt Offering, ex-Desecration (live), ex-Eat My Fuk, ex-Guillotine, ex-Mirror Snake
Terry Butler Bass (1987-1990)
See also: Denial Fiend, Massacre, Obituary, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Obliterhate
Bill Andrews Drums (1987-1990)
See also: ex-Massacre
James Murphy Guitars (1989-1990)
See also: Disincarnate, James Murphy, ex-Konkhra, ex-Obituary, ex-Testament, ex-Cancer (live), ex-Agent Steel (live)
Sean Reinert Drums (1990-1992)
See also: Cynic, Levi / Werstler, ex-C-187, ex-Portal, ex-Sean Malone, ex-Seaweed, ex-Anomaly, Æon Spoke, ex-Aghora, ex-Gordian Knot
Paul Masvidal Guitars (1990-1992)
See also: Cynic, ex-Portal, ex-Seaweed, ex-Gordian Knot, Æon Spoke, ex-Master
Scott Carino Bass (1991-1992)
See also: Fester, ex-Lowbrow, ex-Fierce Atmospheres
Gene Hoglan Drums (1993-1995)
See also: Brendon Small, Dark Angel, Dethklok, Mechanism, Pitch Black Forecast, Testament, Zimmers Hole, Tenet, ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Fear Factory, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Viking, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Old Man's Child (live), ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Forbidden, ex-Wargod, ex-Ani Kyd, ex-The Almighty Punchdrunk
Andy LaRocque Guitars (1993)
See also: King Diamond, X-World/5, ex-Illwill, ex-E.F. Band
Kelly Conlon Bass (1994-1995)
See also: Infinity Minus One, Pessimist, Temple of Blood, Sargon, ex-Fires of Babylon, ex-Wynterborne, ex-Monstrosity, ex-Vital Remains (live)
Bobby Koelble Guitars (1995)
See also: Nader Sadek (live)
Past
John Hand Guitars (rhythm) (1987)
See also: Death Resurrected
Walter Trachsler Guitars (1990)
See also: ex-Devastation, ex-Rotting Corpse
Louie Carrisalez Vocals (1990)
See also: ex-Death Tripper, ex-Indignation, ex-Devastation, ex-Rotting Corpse, ex-Necrovore, ex-Helldogs
Ralph Santolla Guitars (1993)
See also: Millenium, Ralph Santolla, Toxik, ex-Hollow, Redscream, ex-Deicide, ex-Memorain, ex-Obituary, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Iced Earth (live), ex-Melechesh (live), ex-Eyewitness, ex-Stare
Craig Locicero Guitars (1993)
See also: Demonica, Forbidden, ex-Forbidden Evil, Spiralarms, ex-Manmade Gods
Brian Benson Bass (1995)
See also: ex-Pain Principle, ex-Control Denied
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