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Onslaught

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Bristol, South West England
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1982
Genre:
Hardcore Punk (early), Thrash Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Death, Violence, Satan
Current label:
AFM Records
Years active:
1982-1991, 2004-present
Contact: managment@onslaughtuk.com

Started as a hardcore punk band and released several demos in this style before shifting to their more well-known thrash metal approach. Not to be confused with another punk band called Onslaught from the UK, who released an 7" called "First Strike" on Control Rec. in 1984.

The band's line-up was shuffled considerably following "Power from Hell". Bassist Jason ...
Current
Nige Rockett Guitars (1982-1991, 2004-present)
Sy Keeler Vocals (1986-1988, 2004-present)
Jeff Williams Bass (2006-present)
Andy Rosser-Davies Guitars (2008-present)
Michael Hourihan Drums (2011-present)
See also: Desecration, ex-Parricide, ex-Extreme Noise Terror
Past
Paul Hill Bass (1982-1983)
Steve Grice Drums (1982-1991, 2004-2011)
See also: The Sanity Days
Jase Pope Vocals (1982-1983)
Paul Davies Bass (1983-1984)
Roger Davies Vocals (1983-1984)
Jase Stallard Bass (1984-1986), Guitars (1986-1987)
See also: The Sanity Days
Paul "Mo" Mahoney Vocals (1984-1986), Bass (1986)
Rob Trotman Guitars (1987-1991)
See also: ex-Horakane
James Hinder Bass (1988-1991, 2004-2006)
Steve Grimmett Vocals (1988-1990)
See also: Grim Reaper, Grimmstine, Steve Grimmett, ex-Medusa, Lionsheart, The Sanity Days, ex-Chateaux, ex-Friction, ex-Seven Deadly Sins
Tony O'Hora Vocals (1990-1991)
See also: ex-Horakane, Cream, Sweet, ex-Larrakin, ex-Praying Mantis, ex-Torino
Alan Jordan Guitars (2004-2008)
See also: The Sanity Days
Current (Live)
Allen Leigh Chambers Guitars (2012-present)
James Perry Drums (2014-present)
See also: Bull-Riff Stampede
Neil Turbin Vocals (2014-present)
See also: ex-Neil Turbin, Bleed the Hunger, DeathRiders, ex-Anthrax, ex-AMRA, ex-Bad Apples, ex-Claude Schnell, ex-Great Gildersleeves, ex-Kurt James Band, ex-New Race, ex-School Of Hard Knocks, ex-Turbin, ex-Voodoo Rhythm Devil's Project, ex-Wrecking Crew
Nige Rockett Guitars (1982-1991, 2004-present)
Sy Keeler Vocals (1986-1988, 2004-present)
Jeff Williams Bass (2006-present)
Andy Rosser-Davies Guitars (2008-present)
Michael Hourihan Drums (2011-present)
See also: Desecration, ex-Parricide, ex-Extreme Noise Terror
Paul Hill Bass (1982-1983)
Steve Grice Drums (1982-1991, 2004-2011)
See also: The Sanity Days
Jase Pope Vocals (1982-1983)
Paul Davies Bass (1983-1984)
Roger Davies Vocals (1983-1984)
Jase Stallard Bass (1984-1986), Guitars (1986-1987)
See also: The Sanity Days
Paul "Mo" Mahoney Vocals (1984-1986), Bass (1986)
Rob Trotman Guitars (1987-1991)
See also: ex-Horakane
James Hinder Bass (1988-1991, 2004-2006)
Steve Grimmett Vocals (1988-1990)
See also: Grim Reaper, Grimmstine, Steve Grimmett, ex-Medusa, Lionsheart, The Sanity Days, ex-Chateaux, ex-Friction, ex-Seven Deadly Sins
Tony O'Hora Vocals (1990-1991)
See also: ex-Horakane, Cream, Sweet, ex-Larrakin, ex-Praying Mantis, ex-Torino
Alan Jordan Guitars (2004-2008)
See also: The Sanity Days
Current
Allen Leigh Chambers Guitars (2012-present)
James Perry Drums (2014-present)
See also: Bull-Riff Stampede
Neil Turbin Vocals (2014-present)
See also: ex-Neil Turbin, Bleed the Hunger, DeathRiders, ex-Anthrax, ex-AMRA, ex-Bad Apples, ex-Claude Schnell, ex-Great Gildersleeves, ex-Kurt James Band, ex-New Race, ex-School Of Hard Knocks, ex-Turbin, ex-Voodoo Rhythm Devil's Project, ex-Wrecking Crew
Added by: Skyklad Modified by: Diamhea
Added on: 2002-07-23 02:37:35 Last modified on: 2014-10-22 20:05:03
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