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Iced Earth

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Tampa, Florida
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1988
Genre:
Power/Thrash Metal
Lyrical themes:
Horror, Fantasy, Literature, Mythology, History, War
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1985-1988 (as Purgatory), 1988-present
The original name of the band formed in 1985 was Purgatory but was later changed to Iced Earth before they released their last demo.

Gene Adam was originally going to perform on "Night of the Stormrider". Jon Schaffer was concerned that Adam wouldn't be able to handle the vocal melodies for the new material and asked him to take singing lessons. Adam refused and as a result he was replaced by ...
Current
Jon Schaffer Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals (1988-present)
See also: Sons of Liberty, Demons & Wizards, ex-Purgatory, ex-The Rose
Troy Seele Guitars (lead) (2007-present)
See also: Sons of Liberty (live), ex-Ma Kelley, ex-Sindacato, ex-The Why Store
Stu Block Vocals (2011-present)
See also: ex-Into Eternity, ex-Omega Crom
Luke Appleton Bass (2012-present)
See also: Blaze Bayley (live), Fury UK, ex-Absolva (live)
Past
Dave Abell Bass (1988-1996)
See also: ex-Knights of Tethys, ex-Unearthed, ex-Purgatory, The Harlot
Greg Seymour Drums (1988-1989)
See also: Sanctum, ex-Innersanctum, ex-Purgatory
Randy Shawver Guitars (lead) (1988-1998)
See also: ex-Yuhrott, ex-Alloyd Witch
Gene Adam Vocals (1988-1991)
See also: ex-Purgatory, ex-Atomik Cocktail, ex-Unearthed
Mike McGill Drums (1989-1991)
Richey Secchiari Drums (1991-1992)
John Greely Vocals (1991-1993)
See also: Avoiding X, ex-Brutus, ex-Chronic, ex-Quazmodo, ex-Razor's Edge, ex-Seventh Servant, ex-Synn, ex-Tribunal
Rodney Beasley Drums (1992-1995)
See also: ex-Steel Angel
Matt Barlow Vocals (1993-2003, 2007-2011)
See also: Ashes of Ares, ex-Cauldron, ex-Pyramaze
Mark Prator Drums (1995-1996, 1997-1998)
See also: Millenium, Ralph Santolla, John Wesley, ex-Sebastian Bach (live), ex-Autodrive
James MacDonough Bass (1996-2000, 2001-2004)
See also: ex-Mad Axe, ex-Prodigy, ex-Megadeth, ex-Strapping Young Lad (live), ex-Nevermore (live), ex-Brutal Assault, ex-Delta 9, ex-Invader
Keith Menser Bass (1996)
See also: Delusion, Images of Eden, Mystic-Force, ex-Twilight Kingdom
Brent Smedley Drums (1996-1997, 1998-1999, 2006-2013)
See also: Sons of Liberty (live), ex-Prodigy, ex-Tempest Reign
Larry Tarnowski Guitars (lead) (1998-2003)
See also: ex-Dreamscape
Richard Christy Drums (2000-2004)
See also: Charred Walls of the Damned, Monument of Bones, Rick Renstrom, ex-Burning Inside, ex-Control Denied, ex-Death, Caninus, ex-Acheron, 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)
Tim Owens Vocals (2003-2007)
See also: Beyond Fear, Charred Walls of the Damned, Tim "Ripper" Owens, ex-Brainicide, Dio Disciples, Project Rock, TRED, ex-Judas Priest, ex-Winters Bane, ex-Yngwie J. Malmsteen, ex-Twist of Fate, ex-British Steel, ex-Hail!, ex-Seattle, ex-American Dog (live)
Bobby Jarzombek Drums (2004-2006)
See also: Arch / Matheos, Fates Warning, Halford, Painmuseum, Sebastian Bach, Spastic Ink, ex-Happy Kitties, ex-Juggernaut, ex-Riot, ex-Rob Rock, ex-John West, ex-Dirty Water, ex-Winterkat
James "Bo" Wallace Bass (2006-2007)
See also: ex-Ma Kelley
Ernie Carletti Guitars (lead) (2006)
See also: ex-Ernie Carletti, ex-Naughty Naughty, ex-Slik Helvetika
Tim Mills Guitars (lead) (2006-2007)
See also: ex-Civilization One, ex-Elkie Brooks
Freddie Vidales Bass (2008-2012)
See also: Ashes of Ares, Sons of Liberty (live), ex-Infusion
Raphael Saini Drums (2013)
See also: Abomination (live), ex-Blu Infinito, ex-Chaoswave, ex-Machescazo, ex-We Are Building Ruins, ex-Misbelieving, Cripple Bastards, Jaded Star, ex-Corpsefucking Art, ex-Emergency Gate, ex-One Machine, ex-Master (live), ex-Visions of Atlantis (live), ex-Abiura, ex-Arythmia
Current (Live)
Jon Dette Drums (2013-present)
See also: Killing Machine, Anthrax (live), Heathen (live), Metal Machine (live), ex-Apocalypse, Animetal USA, ex-Temple of Brutality, ex-Testament, ex-Slayer (live), ex-Chaotic Realm, ex-Evildead, ex-Terror, ex-HavocHate, ex-Pushed
Past (Live)
Rick Risberg Keyboards (1999)
See also: ex-Opposite Earth
Ralph Santolla Guitars (lead) (2003-2004)
See also: Millenium, Ralph Santolla, ex-Hollow, Devil's Highway, Redscream, ex-Deicide, ex-Memorain, ex-Obituary, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Melechesh (live), ex-Death (live), ex-Eyewitness, ex-Stare
Dennis Hayes Bass (2007)
See also: Beyond Fear, Charred Walls of the Damned (live), ex-Seven Witches, ex-Winters Bane, ex-Wretch
Jon Schaffer Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals (1988-present)
See also: Sons of Liberty, Demons & Wizards, ex-Purgatory, ex-The Rose
Troy Seele Guitars (lead) (2007-present)
See also: Sons of Liberty (live), ex-Ma Kelley, ex-Sindacato, ex-The Why Store
Stu Block Vocals (2011-present)
See also: ex-Into Eternity, ex-Omega Crom
Luke Appleton Bass (2012-present)
See also: Blaze Bayley (live), Fury UK, ex-Absolva (live)
Dave Abell Bass (1988-1996)
See also: ex-Knights of Tethys, ex-Unearthed, ex-Purgatory, The Harlot
Greg Seymour Drums (1988-1989)
See also: Sanctum, ex-Innersanctum, ex-Purgatory
Randy Shawver Guitars (lead) (1988-1998)
See also: ex-Yuhrott, ex-Alloyd Witch
Gene Adam Vocals (1988-1991)
See also: ex-Purgatory, ex-Atomik Cocktail, ex-Unearthed
Mike McGill Drums (1989-1991)
Richey Secchiari Drums (1991-1992)
John Greely Vocals (1991-1993)
See also: Avoiding X, ex-Brutus, ex-Chronic, ex-Quazmodo, ex-Razor's Edge, ex-Seventh Servant, ex-Synn, ex-Tribunal
Rodney Beasley Drums (1992-1995)
See also: ex-Steel Angel
Matt Barlow Vocals (1993-2003, 2007-2011)
See also: Ashes of Ares, ex-Cauldron, ex-Pyramaze
Mark Prator Drums (1995-1996, 1997-1998)
See also: Millenium, Ralph Santolla, John Wesley, ex-Sebastian Bach (live), ex-Autodrive
James MacDonough Bass (1996-2000, 2001-2004)
See also: ex-Mad Axe, ex-Prodigy, ex-Megadeth, ex-Strapping Young Lad (live), ex-Nevermore (live), ex-Brutal Assault, ex-Delta 9, ex-Invader
Keith Menser Bass (1996)
See also: Delusion, Images of Eden, Mystic-Force, ex-Twilight Kingdom
Brent Smedley Drums (1996-1997, 1998-1999, 2006-2013)
See also: Sons of Liberty (live), ex-Prodigy, ex-Tempest Reign
Larry Tarnowski Guitars (lead) (1998-2003)
See also: ex-Dreamscape
Richard Christy Drums (2000-2004)
See also: Charred Walls of the Damned, Monument of Bones, Rick Renstrom, ex-Burning Inside, ex-Control Denied, ex-Death, Caninus, ex-Acheron, 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)
Tim Owens Vocals (2003-2007)
See also: Beyond Fear, Charred Walls of the Damned, Tim "Ripper" Owens, ex-Brainicide, Dio Disciples, Project Rock, TRED, ex-Judas Priest, ex-Winters Bane, ex-Yngwie J. Malmsteen, ex-Twist of Fate, ex-British Steel, ex-Hail!, ex-Seattle, ex-American Dog (live)
Bobby Jarzombek Drums (2004-2006)
See also: Arch / Matheos, Fates Warning, Halford, Painmuseum, Sebastian Bach, Spastic Ink, ex-Happy Kitties, ex-Juggernaut, ex-Riot, ex-Rob Rock, ex-John West, ex-Dirty Water, ex-Winterkat
James "Bo" Wallace Bass (2006-2007)
See also: ex-Ma Kelley
Ernie Carletti Guitars (lead) (2006)
See also: ex-Ernie Carletti, ex-Naughty Naughty, ex-Slik Helvetika
Tim Mills Guitars (lead) (2006-2007)
See also: ex-Civilization One, ex-Elkie Brooks
Freddie Vidales Bass (2008-2012)
See also: Ashes of Ares, Sons of Liberty (live), ex-Infusion
Raphael Saini Drums (2013)
See also: Abomination (live), ex-Blu Infinito, ex-Chaoswave, ex-Machescazo, ex-We Are Building Ruins, ex-Misbelieving, Cripple Bastards, Jaded Star, ex-Corpsefucking Art, ex-Emergency Gate, ex-One Machine, ex-Master (live), ex-Visions of Atlantis (live), ex-Abiura, ex-Arythmia
Current
Jon Dette Drums (2013-present)
See also: Killing Machine, Anthrax (live), Heathen (live), Metal Machine (live), ex-Apocalypse, Animetal USA, ex-Temple of Brutality, ex-Testament, ex-Slayer (live), ex-Chaotic Realm, ex-Evildead, ex-Terror, ex-HavocHate, ex-Pushed
Past
Rick Risberg Keyboards (1999)
See also: ex-Opposite Earth
Ralph Santolla Guitars (lead) (2003-2004)
See also: Millenium, Ralph Santolla, ex-Hollow, Devil's Highway, Redscream, ex-Deicide, ex-Memorain, ex-Obituary, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Melechesh (live), ex-Death (live), ex-Eyewitness, ex-Stare
Dennis Hayes Bass (2007)
See also: Beyond Fear, Charred Walls of the Damned (live), ex-Seven Witches, ex-Winters Bane, ex-Wretch
Added by: Morrigan Modified by: Diamhea
Added on: 2002-07-08 16:11:45 Last modified on: 2014-12-19 02:01:46
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