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Napalm Death

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Birmingham, England
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1981
Genre:
Hardcore Punk (early), Grindcore/Death Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Political unrest, Hate, Anti-fascism, Social issues
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1981-present
One of the founders of grindcore, also contributing heavily to the extreme spectrum of metal and punk. Many consider Repulsion the true founders and legends of grindcore, but this is debatable because technically Napalm Death formed before them.

Originally, on their first few demos, Napalm Death were a hardcore punk band going under different names such as Political Unrest, Civil Defence but ...
Current
Shane Embury Bass (1987-present)
See also: Absolute Power, Bent Sea, Brujeria, Insidious Disease, Liquid Graveyard, Lock Up, Menace, Venomous Concept, War of the Second Dragon, ex-Azagthoth, ex-Blood from the Soul, ex-Intestinal Infestation, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Warhammer, Hicks Kinison, Mutation, Tronos, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Drop Dead, ex-Malformed Earthborn
Mitch Harris Guitars, Vocals (1989-present)
See also: Absolute Power, Defecation, Menace, Righteous Pigs, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Goatlord (live), ex-Regurgitation
Mark "Barney" Greenway Vocals (1989-1996, 1997-present)
See also: ex-Colostomy, ex-Benediction, ex-Extreme Noise Terror
Danny Herrera Drums (1991-present)
See also: Venomous Concept, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live)
Past
Nicholas "Nik Napalm" Bullen Bass (1981-1982, 1986-1987), Vocals (1981-1987)
See also: ex-Final, ex-Scorn
Miles "Rat" Ratledge Drums (1981-1985)
Simon "Si O" Ockenheinem Guitars (1981)
Finbar Quinn Bass (1982-1985)
See also: ex-Curfew
Graham "Robbo" Robertson Bass, Guitars (1982-1985)
Daryl "Sid" Fideski Guitars (1982)
Pete "Peanut" Shaw Bass (1985)
Mick Harris Drums (1985-1991)
See also: ex-Intestinal Infestation, Lull, ex-Defecation, ex-Extreme Noise Terror, ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Anorexia, ex-Doom, ex-Drop Dead, ex-Motherfuckers from Mars, ex-Painkiller, ex-Pigface, ex-Scorn, ex-Black Engine (live)
Justin Broadrick Guitars (1985-1987)
See also: Godflesh, Jesu, ex-Fall of Because, Council Estate Electronics, Final, Greymachine, JK Flesh, Pale Sketcher, The Blood of Heroes, White Static Demon, ex-Head of David, ex-Sunn O))) (live), ex-Deathless, ex-Curse of the Golden Vampire, ex-God, ex-Ice, ex-J2, ex-Justin Broadrick, ex-Krackhead, ex-Scorn, ex-Solaris / Solaris BC, ex-Sweet Tooth, ex-Tech Level 2, ex-Techno Animal, ex-The Sidewinder, ex-Youpho
Jim Whitely Bass (1987)
See also: Warprayer, ex-Prophecy of Doom, Dumbstruck, Squandered, ex-Cracked Cop Skulls, ex-Doom, ex-Drop Dead, ex-Filthkick, ex-Filthkick (Legless), ex-Ripcord
Bill Steer Guitars (1987-1989)
See also: Carcass, Gentlemans Pistols, ex-Angel Witch (live), ex-Disattack, ex-Firebird
Frank Healy Guitars (1987)
See also: Benediction, Sacrilege, ex-Cerebral Fix, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live)
Lee Dorrian Vocals (1987-1989)
See also: ex-Cathedral, ex-Septic Tank, ex-Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, ex-Armed Revolutionary Faction, ex-Pig Disease
Jesse Pintado Guitars (1989-2004)
(R.I.P. 2006) See also: ex-Brujeria, ex-Lock Up, ex-Terrorizer, ex-Resistant Culture
Phil Vane Vocals (1996-1997)
(R.I.P. 2011) See also: ex-Extreme Noise Terror, ex-Optimum Wound Profile, ex-Victims of War
Past (Live)
Rich Militia Vocals
See also: Solstice, ex-Sludgelord, ex-Isen Torr, Solomon Kane, ex-Pagan Altar, ex-Bio-Hazard, ex-Discontrol, ex-Harmony As One, ex-Nailbomb, ex-Sore Throat, ex-Warfear, ex-Wartorn
Jesper Liveröd Bass (2013)
See also: ex-Burst, ex-Nasum
Shane Embury Bass (1987-present)
See also: Absolute Power, Bent Sea, Brujeria, Insidious Disease, Liquid Graveyard, Lock Up, Menace, Venomous Concept, War of the Second Dragon, ex-Azagthoth, ex-Blood from the Soul, ex-Intestinal Infestation, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Warhammer, Hicks Kinison, Mutation, Tronos, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Drop Dead, ex-Malformed Earthborn
Mitch Harris Guitars, Vocals (1989-present)
See also: Absolute Power, Defecation, Menace, Righteous Pigs, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Goatlord (live), ex-Regurgitation
Mark "Barney" Greenway Vocals (1989-1996, 1997-present)
See also: ex-Colostomy, ex-Benediction, ex-Extreme Noise Terror
Danny Herrera Drums (1991-present)
See also: Venomous Concept, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live)
Nicholas "Nik Napalm" Bullen Bass (1981-1982, 1986-1987), Vocals (1981-1987)
See also: ex-Final, ex-Scorn
Miles "Rat" Ratledge Drums (1981-1985)
Simon "Si O" Ockenheinem Guitars (1981)
Finbar Quinn Bass (1982-1985)
See also: ex-Curfew
Graham "Robbo" Robertson Bass, Guitars (1982-1985)
Daryl "Sid" Fideski Guitars (1982)
Pete "Peanut" Shaw Bass (1985)
Mick Harris Drums (1985-1991)
See also: ex-Intestinal Infestation, Lull, ex-Defecation, ex-Extreme Noise Terror, ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Anorexia, ex-Doom, ex-Drop Dead, ex-Motherfuckers from Mars, ex-Painkiller, ex-Pigface, ex-Scorn, ex-Black Engine (live)
Justin Broadrick Guitars (1985-1987)
See also: Godflesh, Jesu, ex-Fall of Because, Council Estate Electronics, Final, Greymachine, JK Flesh, Pale Sketcher, The Blood of Heroes, White Static Demon, ex-Head of David, ex-Sunn O))) (live), ex-Deathless, ex-Curse of the Golden Vampire, ex-God, ex-Ice, ex-J2, ex-Justin Broadrick, ex-Krackhead, ex-Scorn, ex-Solaris / Solaris BC, ex-Sweet Tooth, ex-Tech Level 2, ex-Techno Animal, ex-The Sidewinder, ex-Youpho
Jim Whitely Bass (1987)
See also: Warprayer, ex-Prophecy of Doom, Dumbstruck, Squandered, ex-Cracked Cop Skulls, ex-Doom, ex-Drop Dead, ex-Filthkick, ex-Filthkick (Legless), ex-Ripcord
Bill Steer Guitars (1987-1989)
See also: Carcass, Gentlemans Pistols, ex-Angel Witch (live), ex-Disattack, ex-Firebird
Frank Healy Guitars (1987)
See also: Benediction, Sacrilege, ex-Cerebral Fix, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live)
Lee Dorrian Vocals (1987-1989)
See also: ex-Cathedral, ex-Septic Tank, ex-Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, ex-Armed Revolutionary Faction, ex-Pig Disease
Jesse Pintado Guitars (1989-2004)
(R.I.P. 2006) See also: ex-Brujeria, ex-Lock Up, ex-Terrorizer, ex-Resistant Culture
Phil Vane Vocals (1996-1997)
(R.I.P. 2011) See also: ex-Extreme Noise Terror, ex-Optimum Wound Profile, ex-Victims of War
Past
Rich Militia Vocals
See also: Solstice, ex-Sludgelord, ex-Isen Torr, Solomon Kane, ex-Pagan Altar, ex-Bio-Hazard, ex-Discontrol, ex-Harmony As One, ex-Nailbomb, ex-Sore Throat, ex-Warfear, ex-Wartorn
Jesper Liveröd Bass (2013)
See also: ex-Burst, ex-Nasum
Added by: Blastbeats Modified by: marczarnot
Added on: 2002-07-18 18:30:05 Last modified on: 2014-09-18 03:23:40
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