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Ministry

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Chicago, Illinois (later in El Paso, Texas)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1981
Genre:
New Wave (early), Industrial/Electronic (mid), Industrial Rock/Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Love (early); Politics, Drugs, Religion (later)
Current label:
AFM Records
Years active:
1981-2008, 2011-2013, 2014-present
Ministry played their final concert at the Tripod in Dublin, Ireland on 19 July 2008, and split-up later that year. They announced a reunion on 7 August 2011. Devastated to continue on without guitarist Mike Scaccia, Ministry split-up again once they released their new album "From Beer to Eternity" in September 2013. However, they reunited in 2014, again.

Ministry have been regarded as one of ...
Current
Al Jourgensen Vocals, Guitars, Programming, Keyboards (1981-2008, 2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: Buck Satan and the 666 Shooters, Dubweiser, ex-1000 Homo DJs, ex-Acid Horse, ex-Lard, ex-Pailhead, ex-PTP, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Special Affect
Tommy Victor Guitars, Bass (2005-2008), Vocals (backing) (2007), Guitars (2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: Danzig, Prong, ex-Tapeworm
Tony Campos Bass (2007-2008, 2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: Asesino, Soulfly, Cavalera Conspiracy (live), Attika 7, ex-Agony, ex-Brujeria, ex-Dia de los Muertos, ex-Possessed, ex-Prong, ex-Attika, ex-Static-X
Aaron Rossi Drums (2007-2008, 2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: ex-Prong, ex-Shelter
John Bechdel Keyboards (2007-2008, 2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: Ascension of the Watchers, ex-Prong, ex-Fear Factory (live), ex-Murder, Inc., ex-Killing Joke (live)
Past
Lamont Welton Bass (1981)
Marty Sorenson Bass (1981-1983)
Stephen George Drums (1981-1984)
Paul Taylor Keyboards (1981)
See also: ex-Titanium Black
John Davis Keyboards (1981-1983)
Brad Hallen Bass (1982-1986)
Mark Pothier Keyboards (1982-1983)
Robert Roberts Keyboards (1982-1983)
Walter Turbitt Guitars (1983)
Doug Chamberlin Keyboards (1983-1984)
Patty Marsh Keyboards, Vocals (1983-1986)
Paul Barker Bass, Keyboards, Programming, Vocals (1986-2003)
See also: Lead Into Gold, U.S.S.A, ex-Lard, ex-Pigface, ex-PTP, ex-Revolting Cocks
Bill Rieflin Drums, Programming (1986-1995)
See also: Robyn Hitchcock and the Venus 3, The Humans, The Minus 5, ex-1000 Homo DJs, ex-Acid Horse, ex-KMFDM, ex-Lard, ex-Pigface, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Swans, ex-Sweet 75, ex-Ten Seconds, ex-The Blackouts, ex-The Telepaths, ex-The Tupperwares, ex-R.E.M. (live)
Jeff Ward Drums (1988)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Hammeron, ex-Lard, ex-Low Pop Suicide, ex-Nine Inch Nails, ex-Pigface, ex-Revolting Cocks
Chris Connelly Keyboards, Vocals (1988-1993)
See also: Chris Connelly, The High Confessions, ex-Acid Horse, ex-Chris Connelly and The Bells, ex-Everyoned, ex-Finitribe, ex-Lap Report, ex-Murder, Inc., ex-Pigface, ex-PTP, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-The Damage Manual, ex-The Love Interest
Mike Scaccia Guitars (1989-1996, 2002-2007, 2011-2012), Bass (2004)
(R.I.P. 2012) See also: ex-Blohole, ex-Rigor Mortis, ex-1000 Homo DJs, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Spectrum (USA)
William Tucker Guitars (1990)
(R.I.P. 1999) See also: ex-Chemlab, ex-Chris Connelly, ex-My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult, ex-Pigface
Michael Balch Keyboards, Programming (1991-1993)
See also: ex-Front Line Assembly, ex-Pigface
Louis Svitek Guitars (1992-2003)
See also: ex-Lost Cause, ex-Mayhem Inc., ex-MindFunk, ex-M.O.D., ex-Zoetrope, ex-Pigface, ex-The Infamous
Howie Beno Programming (1992)
Gibby Haynes Vocals (1992)
See also: Butthole Surfers, Gibby Haynes and His Problem, ex-P, ex-The Jack Officers
Rey Washam Drums, Percussion, Programming (1995-1999, 2003)
See also: ex-Scratch Acid, ex-Tad
Zlatko Hukic Guitars (1996-1999)
See also: Marz
Max Brody Drums, Percussion, Programming, Saxophone (2003-2004)
Adam Grossman Guitars (2003)
See also: Skrew, ex-Angkor Wat
Kol Marshall Keyboards (2003-2004)
See also: ex-King Diamond
John Monte Bass (2004)
See also: ex-Chemical Waste, The Spyderz, ex-M.O.D., ex-Sun Red Sun, ex-MindFunk, ex-Dragpipe, ex-Handful Of Dust, ex-Human Waste Project
Eddy Garcia Bass (2004-2005)
See also: ex-Pissing Razors, Speed Razor, ex-Overkill (live)
Rick Valles Guitars (2004-2005)
See also: ex-Pissing Razors
Bryan Kehoe Guitars (2004)
Paul Vincent Raven Bass, Keyboards, Guitars, Drums, Programming, Vocals (2006-2007)
(R.I.P. 2007) See also: ex-Godflesh, ex-Prong, ex-Killing Joke, ex-Mob Research, ex-Murder Inc., ex-Pigface, ex-Smartyr, ex-Zilch
Joey Jordison Drums (2006-2007)
See also: ex-Modifidious, Scar the Martyr, ex-Metallica (live), ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Anal Blast, ex-Hellpig, ex-Murderdolls, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Slipknot, ex-Korn (live), ex-Rob Zombie (live)
Sinhue Quirin Guitars, Bass (2007-2008)
See also: ex-Tactics, American Head Charge, ex-Revamp, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Society 1, ex-Lords of Acid (live)
Burton C. Bell Vocals (lead) (2007-2008)
See also: Ascension of the Watchers, Fear Factory, City of Fire, ex-Geezer
Jimmy DeGrasso Drums (2008)
See also: Dokken (live), F5, ex-MD.45, Black Star Riders, ex-Killing Machine, ex-Megadeth, ex-Suicidal Tendencies, ex-Alice Cooper, ex-David Lee Roth, ex-Fiona, ex-Hail!, ex-Mama's Boys, ex-O'2L, ex-Talas, ex-White Lion, ex-Y & T, ex-Ronnie Montrose (live), ex-Stone Sour (live)
Casey Orr Bass (2012-2013)
See also: Warbeast, ex-Blohole, ex-Rigor Mortis, ex-X-Cops, Wizards of Gore, ex-Gwar, ex-Warlock, ex-Texas Metal Alliance (live), ex-Burden Brothers, ex-The Hellions, ex-The Scaccianators, ex-REO Speedealer (live)
Current (Live)
Sinhue Quirin Guitars (2012-2013)
See also: ex-Tactics, American Head Charge, ex-Revamp, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Society 1, ex-Lords of Acid (live)
Past (Live)
Roland Barker Keyboards, Saxophone (1986, 1992-1993)
Nivek Ogre Keyboards, Vocals, Guitars (1988-1990)
See also: OhGr, Skinny Puppy, ex-Download, ex-Hilt, ex-Pigface, ex-PTP, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Rx, ex-KMFDM (live)
Martin Aktins Drums (1989-1990)
See also: Pigface, ex-Killing Joke, ex-Murder, Inc., ex-Public Image Ltd, ex-The Damage Manual, ex-℞
Terry "Tezz" Roberts Guitars (1990)
See also: Broken Bones, Discharge, ex-Agnostic Front, ex-Battalion of Saints, ex-Lard, ex-Murphy's Law, ex-U.K Subs
Joe Kelly Vocals (1990)
Jello Biafra Vocals (1990)
See also: Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine, ex-Brujeria, ex-Melvins, ex-1000 Homo DJs, ex-Dead Kennedys, ex-Lard, ex-Pigface, ex-The No WTO Combo, ex-The WitchTrials, ex-Tumor Circus
Duane Buford Keyboards (1995-1999)
Darrell James Keyboards (2003, 2004)
John Monte Bass (2004-2005)
See also: ex-Chemical Waste, The Spyderz, ex-M.O.D., ex-Sun Red Sun, ex-MindFunk, ex-Dragpipe, ex-Handful Of Dust, ex-Human Waste Project
Al Jourgensen Vocals, Guitars, Programming, Keyboards (1981-2008, 2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: Buck Satan and the 666 Shooters, Dubweiser, ex-1000 Homo DJs, ex-Acid Horse, ex-Lard, ex-Pailhead, ex-PTP, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Special Affect
Tommy Victor Guitars, Bass (2005-2008), Vocals (backing) (2007), Guitars (2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: Danzig, Prong, ex-Tapeworm
Tony Campos Bass (2007-2008, 2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: Asesino, Soulfly, Cavalera Conspiracy (live), Attika 7, ex-Agony, ex-Brujeria, ex-Dia de los Muertos, ex-Possessed, ex-Prong, ex-Attika, ex-Static-X
Aaron Rossi Drums (2007-2008, 2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: ex-Prong, ex-Shelter
John Bechdel Keyboards (2007-2008, 2011-2013, 2014-present)
See also: Ascension of the Watchers, ex-Prong, ex-Fear Factory (live), ex-Murder, Inc., ex-Killing Joke (live)
Lamont Welton Bass (1981)
Marty Sorenson Bass (1981-1983)
Stephen George Drums (1981-1984)
Paul Taylor Keyboards (1981)
See also: ex-Titanium Black
John Davis Keyboards (1981-1983)
Brad Hallen Bass (1982-1986)
Mark Pothier Keyboards (1982-1983)
Robert Roberts Keyboards (1982-1983)
Walter Turbitt Guitars (1983)
Doug Chamberlin Keyboards (1983-1984)
Patty Marsh Keyboards, Vocals (1983-1986)
Paul Barker Bass, Keyboards, Programming, Vocals (1986-2003)
See also: Lead Into Gold, U.S.S.A, ex-Lard, ex-Pigface, ex-PTP, ex-Revolting Cocks
Bill Rieflin Drums, Programming (1986-1995)
See also: Robyn Hitchcock and the Venus 3, The Humans, The Minus 5, ex-1000 Homo DJs, ex-Acid Horse, ex-KMFDM, ex-Lard, ex-Pigface, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Swans, ex-Sweet 75, ex-Ten Seconds, ex-The Blackouts, ex-The Telepaths, ex-The Tupperwares, ex-R.E.M. (live)
Jeff Ward Drums (1988)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Hammeron, ex-Lard, ex-Low Pop Suicide, ex-Nine Inch Nails, ex-Pigface, ex-Revolting Cocks
Chris Connelly Keyboards, Vocals (1988-1993)
See also: Chris Connelly, The High Confessions, ex-Acid Horse, ex-Chris Connelly and The Bells, ex-Everyoned, ex-Finitribe, ex-Lap Report, ex-Murder, Inc., ex-Pigface, ex-PTP, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-The Damage Manual, ex-The Love Interest
Mike Scaccia Guitars (1989-1996, 2002-2007, 2011-2012), Bass (2004)
(R.I.P. 2012) See also: ex-Blohole, ex-Rigor Mortis, ex-1000 Homo DJs, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Spectrum (USA)
William Tucker Guitars (1990)
(R.I.P. 1999) See also: ex-Chemlab, ex-Chris Connelly, ex-My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult, ex-Pigface
Michael Balch Keyboards, Programming (1991-1993)
See also: ex-Front Line Assembly, ex-Pigface
Louis Svitek Guitars (1992-2003)
See also: ex-Lost Cause, ex-Mayhem Inc., ex-MindFunk, ex-M.O.D., ex-Zoetrope, ex-Pigface, ex-The Infamous
Howie Beno Programming (1992)
Gibby Haynes Vocals (1992)
See also: Butthole Surfers, Gibby Haynes and His Problem, ex-P, ex-The Jack Officers
Rey Washam Drums, Percussion, Programming (1995-1999, 2003)
See also: ex-Scratch Acid, ex-Tad
Zlatko Hukic Guitars (1996-1999)
See also: Marz
Max Brody Drums, Percussion, Programming, Saxophone (2003-2004)
Adam Grossman Guitars (2003)
See also: Skrew, ex-Angkor Wat
Kol Marshall Keyboards (2003-2004)
See also: ex-King Diamond
John Monte Bass (2004)
See also: ex-Chemical Waste, The Spyderz, ex-M.O.D., ex-Sun Red Sun, ex-MindFunk, ex-Dragpipe, ex-Handful Of Dust, ex-Human Waste Project
Eddy Garcia Bass (2004-2005)
See also: ex-Pissing Razors, Speed Razor, ex-Overkill (live)
Rick Valles Guitars (2004-2005)
See also: ex-Pissing Razors
Bryan Kehoe Guitars (2004)
Paul Vincent Raven Bass, Keyboards, Guitars, Drums, Programming, Vocals (2006-2007)
(R.I.P. 2007) See also: ex-Godflesh, ex-Prong, ex-Killing Joke, ex-Mob Research, ex-Murder Inc., ex-Pigface, ex-Smartyr, ex-Zilch
Joey Jordison Drums (2006-2007)
See also: ex-Modifidious, Scar the Martyr, ex-Metallica (live), ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Anal Blast, ex-Hellpig, ex-Murderdolls, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Slipknot, ex-Korn (live), ex-Rob Zombie (live)
Sinhue Quirin Guitars, Bass (2007-2008)
See also: ex-Tactics, American Head Charge, ex-Revamp, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Society 1, ex-Lords of Acid (live)
Burton C. Bell Vocals (lead) (2007-2008)
See also: Ascension of the Watchers, Fear Factory, City of Fire, ex-Geezer
Jimmy DeGrasso Drums (2008)
See also: Dokken (live), F5, ex-MD.45, Black Star Riders, ex-Killing Machine, ex-Megadeth, ex-Suicidal Tendencies, ex-Alice Cooper, ex-David Lee Roth, ex-Fiona, ex-Hail!, ex-Mama's Boys, ex-O'2L, ex-Talas, ex-White Lion, ex-Y & T, ex-Ronnie Montrose (live), ex-Stone Sour (live)
Casey Orr Bass (2012-2013)
See also: Warbeast, ex-Blohole, ex-Rigor Mortis, ex-X-Cops, Wizards of Gore, ex-Gwar, ex-Warlock, ex-Texas Metal Alliance (live), ex-Burden Brothers, ex-The Hellions, ex-The Scaccianators, ex-REO Speedealer (live)
Current
Sinhue Quirin Guitars (2012-2013)
See also: ex-Tactics, American Head Charge, ex-Revamp, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Society 1, ex-Lords of Acid (live)
Past
Roland Barker Keyboards, Saxophone (1986, 1992-1993)
Nivek Ogre Keyboards, Vocals, Guitars (1988-1990)
See also: OhGr, Skinny Puppy, ex-Download, ex-Hilt, ex-Pigface, ex-PTP, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Rx, ex-KMFDM (live)
Martin Aktins Drums (1989-1990)
See also: Pigface, ex-Killing Joke, ex-Murder, Inc., ex-Public Image Ltd, ex-The Damage Manual, ex-℞
Terry "Tezz" Roberts Guitars (1990)
See also: Broken Bones, Discharge, ex-Agnostic Front, ex-Battalion of Saints, ex-Lard, ex-Murphy's Law, ex-U.K Subs
Joe Kelly Vocals (1990)
Jello Biafra Vocals (1990)
See also: Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine, ex-Brujeria, ex-Melvins, ex-1000 Homo DJs, ex-Dead Kennedys, ex-Lard, ex-Pigface, ex-The No WTO Combo, ex-The WitchTrials, ex-Tumor Circus
Duane Buford Keyboards (1995-1999)
Darrell James Keyboards (2003, 2004)
John Monte Bass (2004-2005)
See also: ex-Chemical Waste, The Spyderz, ex-M.O.D., ex-Sun Red Sun, ex-MindFunk, ex-Dragpipe, ex-Handful Of Dust, ex-Human Waste Project
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