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Fear Factory

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1990
Genre:
Industrial/Death Metal (early), Groove/Industrial Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Technology, Anti-religion, Hate, Society, Sci-Fi
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1989-1990 (as Ulceration), 1990 (as Fear the Factory), 1990-present
Fear Factory first went by the name Ulceration in 1989, which was a song on their supposed first release "Concrete". Later they went under the name Fear the Factory, but then decided to stay with the shorter Fear Factory on their demo releases. When they were formed by Dino Cazares and Raymond Herrera, the first song the band ever wrote was "Suffer Age" on the Halloween night in 1990.

Fear ...
Current
Dino Cazares Guitars (1990-2002, 2009-present), Vocals (backing) (1990-2002)
See also: Asesino, Divine Heresy, ex-Brujeria, ex-Excruciating Terror (live), ex-Body Bag, ex-Hated... And Proud!, ex-Roadrunner United
Burton C. Bell Vocals (1990-present)
See also: Ascension of the Watchers, City of Fire, ex-Ministry, ex-Geezer
Matt DeVries Bass (2012-present)
See also: Unearth (live), ex-Ringworm, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Lamb of God (live), ex-Chimaira, ex-Ascension, ex-DescEnsioN
Mike Heller Drums (2012-present)
See also: Azure Emote, Malignancy, ex-Disembowel, ex-Success Will Write Apocalypse Across the Sky, ex-World Under Blood, ex-Zillah, ex-System Divide, ex-Disembowel
Past
Dave Gibney Bass (1990-1991)
Raymond Herrera Drums (1990-2009)
See also: Arkaea, Kush, ex-Asesino, ex-Brujeria, ex-Phobia, ex-Burn It All
Andy Romero Bass (1991-1992)
Andrew Shives Bass (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Lynx, ex-Oblivion
Christian Olde Wolbers Bass, Vocals (backing) (1993-2002), Guitars (2003-2009)
See also: Arkaea, ex-Asphyxia, Beowülf, Burn It All, Kush, ex-Cyclone, ex-Roadrunner United
Byron Stroud Bass (2003-2012)
See also: Zimmers Hole, 3 Inches of Blood (live), ex-Caustic Thought, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, City of Fire, ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Just Cause (live), ex-Fuel Injected .45, ex-The Ani Kyd Band, ex-Unit:187
Gene Hoglan Drums (2009-2012)
See also: Brendon Small, Dark Angel, Dethklok, Mechanism, Pitch Black Forecast, Testament, Zimmers Hole, ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, Death DTA (live), ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Viking, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Forbidden, ex-Death, ex-Wargod, ex-Old Man's Child (live), ex-The Almighty Punchdrunk, ex-The Ani Kyd Band
Past (Live)
John Bechdel Keyboards (1998-2004)
See also: Ascension of the Watchers, Ministry, ex-Prong, ex-Murder, Inc., ex-Killing Joke (live)
Tony Jelencovich Vocals (2012)
See also: Commander, Death Destruction, Icon in Me, Transport League, ex-C-187, Iron Shit Snakes, M.A.N., ex-B-Thong, ex-Angel Blake, ex-Mnemic (live)
Dino Cazares Guitars (1990-2002, 2009-present), Vocals (backing) (1990-2002)
See also: Asesino, Divine Heresy, ex-Brujeria, ex-Excruciating Terror (live), ex-Body Bag, ex-Hated... And Proud!, ex-Roadrunner United
Burton C. Bell Vocals (1990-present)
See also: Ascension of the Watchers, City of Fire, ex-Ministry, ex-Geezer
Matt DeVries Bass (2012-present)
See also: Unearth (live), ex-Ringworm, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Lamb of God (live), ex-Chimaira, ex-Ascension, ex-DescEnsioN
Mike Heller Drums (2012-present)
See also: Azure Emote, Malignancy, ex-Disembowel, ex-Success Will Write Apocalypse Across the Sky, ex-World Under Blood, ex-Zillah, ex-System Divide, ex-Disembowel
Dave Gibney Bass (1990-1991)
Raymond Herrera Drums (1990-2009)
See also: Arkaea, Kush, ex-Asesino, ex-Brujeria, ex-Phobia, ex-Burn It All
Andy Romero Bass (1991-1992)
Andrew Shives Bass (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Lynx, ex-Oblivion
Christian Olde Wolbers Bass, Vocals (backing) (1993-2002), Guitars (2003-2009)
See also: Arkaea, ex-Asphyxia, Beowülf, Burn It All, Kush, ex-Cyclone, ex-Roadrunner United
Byron Stroud Bass (2003-2012)
See also: Zimmers Hole, 3 Inches of Blood (live), ex-Caustic Thought, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, City of Fire, ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Just Cause (live), ex-Fuel Injected .45, ex-The Ani Kyd Band, ex-Unit:187
Gene Hoglan Drums (2009-2012)
See also: Brendon Small, Dark Angel, Dethklok, Mechanism, Pitch Black Forecast, Testament, Zimmers Hole, ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, Death DTA (live), ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Viking, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Forbidden, ex-Death, ex-Wargod, ex-Old Man's Child (live), ex-The Almighty Punchdrunk, ex-The Ani Kyd Band
Past
John Bechdel Keyboards (1998-2004)
See also: Ascension of the Watchers, Ministry, ex-Prong, ex-Murder, Inc., ex-Killing Joke (live)
Tony Jelencovich Vocals (2012)
See also: Commander, Death Destruction, Icon in Me, Transport League, ex-C-187, Iron Shit Snakes, M.A.N., ex-B-Thong, ex-Angel Blake, ex-Mnemic (live)
Added by: pakchooieunf Modified by: Evoken
Added on: 2002-07-18 18:37:14 Last modified on: 2014-10-07 21:13:10
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