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Rotterdam

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Status:
Changed name
Formed in:
1986
Genre:
Progressive Metal
Lyrical themes:
War, Fate, Judgement, Evil, Fantasy
Last label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1985-1986 (as Firedance), 1986-1988, 1988-present (as Torment)
Rotterdam is also a city in The Netherlands.

Originally started when Jim Hamar left Breaker in 1984, and immediately started assembling a lineup. By March 1985 he completed the lineup and dubbed the band Firedance.

In the October 1988 issue of The Iron Planet the announcement is made that "ROTTERDAM has changed its name to TORMENT". Torment would later go through its own series of name ...
Last known
Bob Thomas Bass
Emery Ceo Drums
See also: Kriadiaz, Ritual of Torment, ex-Torment, ex-Arenah, ex-Ritual, ex-Tormentor, S.O.S., ex-Dark Arena, ex-Integrity, ex-Blindside Blues Band, ex-Runt
Bob Allerton Guitars
See also: Ritual of Torment, ex-Torment, ex-Chronic Rage, ex-Ritual, ex-Tormentor
Harry Mackie Keyboards
Jim Hamar Vocals
See also: Breaker, Nightcrawler, ex-Havoc
Past
Gary Estok Drums
See also: ex-Sacred Few, ex-Hatrix
John Marshall Vocals
See also: ex-Torment, ex-Sacred Heart
Bob Thomas Bass
Emery Ceo Drums
See also: Kriadiaz, Ritual of Torment, ex-Torment, ex-Arenah, ex-Ritual, ex-Tormentor, S.O.S., ex-Dark Arena, ex-Integrity, ex-Blindside Blues Band, ex-Runt
Bob Allerton Guitars
See also: Ritual of Torment, ex-Torment, ex-Chronic Rage, ex-Ritual, ex-Tormentor
Harry Mackie Keyboards
Jim Hamar Vocals
See also: Breaker, Nightcrawler, ex-Havoc
Gary Estok Drums
See also: ex-Sacred Few, ex-Hatrix
John Marshall Vocals
See also: ex-Torment, ex-Sacred Heart
Added by: thrashmania80gr Modified by: BloodOfChrist
Added on: 2008-04-11 08:04:12 Last modified on: 2015-05-20 22:02:13