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Fantômas

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
San Francisco, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1998
Genre:
Avant-garde Metal
Lyrical themes:
Gibberish, Nonsense
Current label:
Ipecac Recordings
Years active:
1998-present
Fantômas is the name of a well known villain in French culture, who appeared in a series of novels and movies in the early 20th century.

In the very early days, the band's name was originally spelled Phantomas but was changed by Mike Patton, after a close friend of his predicted bad fortune in the future unless the name was changed. Superstition got the better of him, and the name was changed ...
Current
Trevor Dunn Bass (1998-present)
See also: ex-Mr. Bungle, MadLove, Suit of Lights, Tomahawk, Trevor Dunn's Trio-Convulsant, ex-Melvins, ex-David Krakauer's Klezmer Madness, ex-Electric Masada, ex-Secret Chiefs 3, ex-The Rob Price Quartet, ex-The Nels Cline Singers (live)
Dave Lombardo Drums (1998-present)
See also: Grip Inc., Philm, Amen, ex-Melvins, ex-Slayer, ex-Testament, ex-Metallica (live), ex-Voodoocult, ex-Escape, ex-Pap Smear, ex-Sabotage
Buzz Osborne Guitars (1998-present)
See also: King Buzzo, Melvins, ex-Venomous Concept, ex-Fecal Matter
Mike Patton Vocals, Noises (1998-present)
See also: Faith No More, ex-Mr. Bungle, Maldoror, Mike Patton, Mike Patton's Mondo Cane, Peeping Tom, Tomahawk, ex-Melvins, ex-Hemophiliac, ex-House of Discipline, ex-Kaada/Patton, ex-Lovage, ex-Moonchild Trio, ex-Moonraker, ex-Painkiller, ex-Patton & Rahzel, ex-Weird Little Boy, ex-Naked City (live), ex-The Dillinger Escape Plan (live)
Past
Kevin Rutmanis Bass
See also: ex-Melvins, ex-Cows, ex-Tomahawk
Dale Crover Drums
See also: Melvins, Porn, Eyehategod (live), Shrinebuilder, Altamont, Plainfield, Sawed Off, ex-Fecal Matter, ex-Nirvana
Dave Stone Guitars
Past (Live)
Terry Bozzio Drums
See also: Bozzio Levin Stevens, ex-Frank Zappa, ex-Korn, ex-Missing Persons, ex-Steve Vai, ex-UK
Trevor Dunn Bass (1998-present)
See also: ex-Mr. Bungle, MadLove, Suit of Lights, Tomahawk, Trevor Dunn's Trio-Convulsant, ex-Melvins, ex-David Krakauer's Klezmer Madness, ex-Electric Masada, ex-Secret Chiefs 3, ex-The Rob Price Quartet, ex-The Nels Cline Singers (live)
Dave Lombardo Drums (1998-present)
See also: Grip Inc., Philm, Amen, ex-Melvins, ex-Slayer, ex-Testament, ex-Metallica (live), ex-Voodoocult, ex-Escape, ex-Pap Smear, ex-Sabotage
Buzz Osborne Guitars (1998-present)
See also: King Buzzo, Melvins, ex-Venomous Concept, ex-Fecal Matter
Mike Patton Vocals, Noises (1998-present)
See also: Faith No More, ex-Mr. Bungle, Maldoror, Mike Patton, Mike Patton's Mondo Cane, Peeping Tom, Tomahawk, ex-Melvins, ex-Hemophiliac, ex-House of Discipline, ex-Kaada/Patton, ex-Lovage, ex-Moonchild Trio, ex-Moonraker, ex-Painkiller, ex-Patton & Rahzel, ex-Weird Little Boy, ex-Naked City (live), ex-The Dillinger Escape Plan (live)
Kevin Rutmanis Bass
See also: ex-Melvins, ex-Cows, ex-Tomahawk
Dale Crover Drums
See also: Melvins, Porn, Eyehategod (live), Shrinebuilder, Altamont, Plainfield, Sawed Off, ex-Fecal Matter, ex-Nirvana
Dave Stone Guitars
Past
Terry Bozzio Drums
See also: Bozzio Levin Stevens, ex-Frank Zappa, ex-Korn, ex-Missing Persons, ex-Steve Vai, ex-UK
Added by: The_Crimson_King Modified by: lone_surviver
Added on: 2002-08-09 21:49:11 Last modified on: 2014-07-23 05:54:41
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