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Sepultura

Country of origin:
Brazil
Location:
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais (originally) / São Paulo, São Paulo (now)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
Death/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Hardcore (later)
Lyrical themes:
Satanism, Death (early); Politics, Anti-fascism, Literature (later)
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1984-present
Started out as death/thrash metal (1984-1991), then groove/thrash metal (1993-1996), thereafter groove/alternative/nu-metal (1996-1997), and then groove/hardcore (1997-2006). Recent albums show a stronger thrash metal influence again (2009-now).

The band name comes from a Portuguese translation of Motörhead's song "Dancing on Your Grave" which is "Dançando Na Sua Sepultura". Sepultura means ...
Current
Paulo Jr. Bass (1984-present)
See also: The Unabomber Files, ex-AI-5, ex-Brasil Rock Stars (live)
Andreas Kisser Guitars (lead) (1987-present)
See also: Andreas Kisser, De la Tierra, ex-Pestilence, ex-Sexoturica, Brasil Rock Stars, Hail!, Kisser Clan, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Asesino (live), ex-Scorpions (live), ex-Andreas Kisser & Embromation Society, ex-DJ Andreas Kisser, ex-Ed Motta, Andreas Kisser and Rui Veloso, ex-Esfinge, ex-Godswallop, ex-Quarteto da Pinga, ex-Clube Big Beatles (live), ex-Mana (live), ex-Orquestra Rockfônica (live)
Derrick Green Vocals, Guitars (additional) (1998-present)
See also: Derrick Green (DJ), Maximum Hedrum, ex-Musica Diablo, ex-Alpha Jerk, ex-Krop Acid, ex-Outface, ex-Overfiend, ex-Brasil Rock Stars (live)
Eloy Casagrande Drums (2011-present)
See also: ex-Aclla, ex-Andre Matos, ex-Mr. Ego, ex-Andreas Kisser (live), ex-2ois, ex-Gloria, ex-Iahweh
Past
Roberto "Gato" Raffan Bass (1984)
See also: ex-Entropy
Beto Pinga Drums (1984)
Igor Cavalera Drums (1984-2006)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, ex-Guerrilha, Mixhell, ex-Massacration (live), ex-Nailbomb (live), ex-Brasil Rock Stars (live)
Cássio Guitars (1984)
Roberto UFO Guitars (1984)
See also: ex-Kalabouço, ex-Sagrado Inferno, ex-Sarcófago
Max Cavalera Guitars (1984-1985), Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (1985-1996)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, Soulfly, ex-Guerrilha, ex-Nailbomb, Killer Be Killed, Metal All Stars, ex-Roadunner United
Wagner Antichrist Vocals (1984-1985)
See also: ex-Sarcófago, Komando Kaos, ex-Cirrhosis
Jairo Tormentor Guitars (lead) (1985-1987)
See also: ex-Guerrilha, ex-The Mist, Metallica Cover Brazil, ex-Eminence, ex-Overdose
Julio Cesar Vieira Franco Guitars (lead) (1985)
See also: ex-Armmagedon
Jean Dolabella Drums (2006-2011)
See also: Indireto, Rockfellas, ex-Andreas Kisser (live), ex-Diesel, ex-Udora
Past (Live)
Silvio Golfetti Guitars (1991)
See also: ex-Korzus, ex-Agent Steel, ex-Pontius Prophet
Guilherme Martin Drums (2005)
See also: Viper, ex-Master Stroke, ex-Megaton, ex-Luxúria, ex-Party Up, ex-Sweetmad, ex-Toy Shop
Roy Mayorga Drums (2006)
See also: ex-Amebix, Mothra, Stone Sour, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Soulfly, ex-Crisis, ex-ABLOOM, ex-Ankla, ex-Black President, ex-Maggott SS, ex-Medication, ex-Nausea, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Thorn, ex-Onesidezero (live), ex-Shelter (live)
Amílcar Christófaro Drums (2011)
See also: Torture Squad, Guillotine (live), Kisser Clan, ex-Nervosa (live)
Kevin Foley Drums (2013)
See also: Benighted, Disavowed, Necrovile, Kronos (live), F Stands For Fuck You, ex-Mumakil, ex-Decapitated (live), ex-Nervecell (live), ex-Nightmare (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-Burning Skies, ex-White Card
Paulo Jr. Bass (1984-present)
See also: The Unabomber Files, ex-AI-5, ex-Brasil Rock Stars (live)
Andreas Kisser Guitars (lead) (1987-present)
See also: Andreas Kisser, De la Tierra, ex-Pestilence, ex-Sexoturica, Brasil Rock Stars, Hail!, Kisser Clan, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Asesino (live), ex-Scorpions (live), ex-Andreas Kisser & Embromation Society, ex-DJ Andreas Kisser, ex-Ed Motta, Andreas Kisser and Rui Veloso, ex-Esfinge, ex-Godswallop, ex-Quarteto da Pinga, ex-Clube Big Beatles (live), ex-Mana (live), ex-Orquestra Rockfônica (live)
Derrick Green Vocals, Guitars (additional) (1998-present)
See also: Derrick Green (DJ), Maximum Hedrum, ex-Musica Diablo, ex-Alpha Jerk, ex-Krop Acid, ex-Outface, ex-Overfiend, ex-Brasil Rock Stars (live)
Eloy Casagrande Drums (2011-present)
See also: ex-Aclla, ex-Andre Matos, ex-Mr. Ego, ex-Andreas Kisser (live), ex-2ois, ex-Gloria, ex-Iahweh
Roberto "Gato" Raffan Bass (1984)
See also: ex-Entropy
Beto Pinga Drums (1984)
Igor Cavalera Drums (1984-2006)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, ex-Guerrilha, Mixhell, ex-Massacration (live), ex-Nailbomb (live), ex-Brasil Rock Stars (live)
Cássio Guitars (1984)
Roberto UFO Guitars (1984)
See also: ex-Kalabouço, ex-Sagrado Inferno, ex-Sarcófago
Max Cavalera Guitars (1984-1985), Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (1985-1996)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, Soulfly, ex-Guerrilha, ex-Nailbomb, Killer Be Killed, Metal All Stars, ex-Roadunner United
Wagner Antichrist Vocals (1984-1985)
See also: ex-Sarcófago, Komando Kaos, ex-Cirrhosis
Jairo Tormentor Guitars (lead) (1985-1987)
See also: ex-Guerrilha, ex-The Mist, Metallica Cover Brazil, ex-Eminence, ex-Overdose
Julio Cesar Vieira Franco Guitars (lead) (1985)
See also: ex-Armmagedon
Jean Dolabella Drums (2006-2011)
See also: Indireto, Rockfellas, ex-Andreas Kisser (live), ex-Diesel, ex-Udora
Past
Silvio Golfetti Guitars (1991)
See also: ex-Korzus, ex-Agent Steel, ex-Pontius Prophet
Guilherme Martin Drums (2005)
See also: Viper, ex-Master Stroke, ex-Megaton, ex-Luxúria, ex-Party Up, ex-Sweetmad, ex-Toy Shop
Roy Mayorga Drums (2006)
See also: ex-Amebix, Mothra, Stone Sour, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Soulfly, ex-Crisis, ex-ABLOOM, ex-Ankla, ex-Black President, ex-Maggott SS, ex-Medication, ex-Nausea, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Thorn, ex-Onesidezero (live), ex-Shelter (live)
Amílcar Christófaro Drums (2011)
See also: Torture Squad, Guillotine (live), Kisser Clan, ex-Nervosa (live)
Kevin Foley Drums (2013)
See also: Benighted, Disavowed, Necrovile, Kronos (live), F Stands For Fuck You, ex-Mumakil, ex-Decapitated (live), ex-Nervecell (live), ex-Nightmare (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-Burning Skies, ex-White Card
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Added on: 2002-07-15 21:49:01 Last modified on: 2014-04-06 07:25:13
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