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Soulfly

Country of origin:
Brazil
Location:
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais / Phoenix, Arizona
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1997
Genre:
Nu-Metal with tribal influences (early), Groove/Thrash/Death Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Spirituality, War, Violence, Slavery, Politics
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1997-present
The band was accepted based on the album "Enslaved".

After leaving Sepultura in 1996, Max Cavalera formed Soulfly with the idea of combined sounds and spiritual beliefs after losing his stepson Dana Wells. Originally, with each new Soulfly album came a new line-up, as well as world music influences from a diverse array of locations. Soulfly started playing nu-metal (on the first album and ...
Current
Max Cavalera Vocals, Guitars (rhythm), Berimbau, Sitar (1997-present), Bass (2000)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, Killer Be Killed, ex-Guerrilha, ex-Nailbomb, Metal All Stars, ex-Sepultura, ex-Roadunner United
Marc Rizzo Guitars (lead), Guitars (flamenco) (2003-present)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, Marc Rizzo, ex-Committee of Thirteen, ex-Crankcase, ex-Ill Niño, ex-Inpsychobleedia
Tony Campos Bass, Vocals (additional) (2011-present)
See also: Asesino, Ministry, Attika 7, ex-Agony, ex-Brujeria, ex-Dia de los Muertos, ex-Possessed, ex-Prong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Attika, ex-Static-X
Zyon Cavalera Drums (2013-present)
See also: Lody Kong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Mold Breaker
Past
Cello Dias Bass (1997-2003), Percussion (2000)
See also: Agony, Against All Will, Jet Black Racing, ex-The Mist, ex-Abloom, ex-Ankla, ex-Dead Heart Saints, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Secret Mind
Roy Mayorga Drums, Percussion (1997-1999, 2001-2003)
See also: ex-Amebix, Mothra, Stone Sour, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Sepultura (live), 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)
Jackson Bandeira Guitars (lead) (1997-1998)
See also: ALMAZ, Maquinado, Marisa Monte, Nação Zumbi
Logan Mader Guitars (lead) (1998-1999)
See also: ex-Machine Head, ex-Blue, ex-Idol-X, ex-Logan Mader / J.S. Clayden, ex-Medication, ex-New Black (changed name), ex-Pale Demons, ex-Stereo Black
Mike Doling Guitars (lead) (1999-2003)
See also: Channel Zero, ex-Kronix, Invitro, ex-Abloom, ex-Mothra, ex-Snot
Joe Nuñez Drums, Percussion (2000-2001, 2003-2011)
See also: ex-Slampede, Stripping the Pistol
Bobby Burns Bass, Vocals (backing) (2003-2010)
See also: Beautiful, Bobby Burns, Killer in the Workplace, Primer 55, ex-King Street, ex-Love Said No, ex-Paris Is Burning, ex-To My Enemy
David Kinkade Drums, Percussion (2011-2012)
See also: ex-Borknagar, ex-Insatanity, ex-Kastasyde, ex-Arsis (live), ex-Malevolent Creation (live), ex-Council of the Fallen, ex-D.O.T.A.C., ex-Divine Empire, ex-Monarch
Current (Live)
Juan Karlos Lora German Drums (2013, 2014-present)
See also: Kingdom of Sorrow (live), ex-Santuario, ex-Straight Line Stitch, ex-Inpsychobleedia
Past (Live)
David Ellefson Bass (2006)
See also: Altitudes & Attitude, David Ellefson, Knight Fury, Megadeth, Temple of Brutality, Hail!, ex-Angels of Babylon, ex-Avian, ex-Killing Machine, ex-Tim "Ripper" Owens (live), ex-F5, ex-Fallen Angels
Dan Lilker Bass (2006)
See also: Blurring, Brutal Truth, Evil Wrath, Nokturnal Hellstorm, Nuclear Assault, NunFuckRitual, Venomous Concept, Lock Up (live), Crucifist, ex-Extra Hot Sauce, ex-Hemlock, ex-Overlord Exterminator, ex-Redrum, ex-Stormtroopers of Death, ex-The Ravenous, United Forces, ex-Anthrax, ex-Holy Moses, ex-Autopsy (live), ex-Dark Angel (live), ex-Exit-13, ex-Crab Society, ex-Human Garbage, ex-Last Satanic Dance, ex-Malformed Earthborn, ex-White Heat
Johny Chow Bass (2010-2011)
See also: Fireball Ministry, Souls of We, Stone Sour (live), ex-Cavalera Conspiracy, ex-Echo 3, ex-Maximum Penalty, ex-My Ruin, ex-Pushed, ex-Systematic
Zyon Cavalera Drums (2011, 2012, 2012-2013)
See also: Lody Kong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Mold Breaker
Max Cavalera Vocals, Guitars (rhythm), Berimbau, Sitar (1997-present), Bass (2000)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, Killer Be Killed, ex-Guerrilha, ex-Nailbomb, Metal All Stars, ex-Sepultura, ex-Roadunner United
Marc Rizzo Guitars (lead), Guitars (flamenco) (2003-present)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, Marc Rizzo, ex-Committee of Thirteen, ex-Crankcase, ex-Ill Niño, ex-Inpsychobleedia
Tony Campos Bass, Vocals (additional) (2011-present)
See also: Asesino, Ministry, Attika 7, ex-Agony, ex-Brujeria, ex-Dia de los Muertos, ex-Possessed, ex-Prong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Attika, ex-Static-X
Zyon Cavalera Drums (2013-present)
See also: Lody Kong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Mold Breaker
Cello Dias Bass (1997-2003), Percussion (2000)
See also: Agony, Against All Will, Jet Black Racing, ex-The Mist, ex-Abloom, ex-Ankla, ex-Dead Heart Saints, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Secret Mind
Roy Mayorga Drums, Percussion (1997-1999, 2001-2003)
See also: ex-Amebix, Mothra, Stone Sour, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Sepultura (live), 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)
Jackson Bandeira Guitars (lead) (1997-1998)
See also: ALMAZ, Maquinado, Marisa Monte, Nação Zumbi
Logan Mader Guitars (lead) (1998-1999)
See also: ex-Machine Head, ex-Blue, ex-Idol-X, ex-Logan Mader / J.S. Clayden, ex-Medication, ex-New Black (changed name), ex-Pale Demons, ex-Stereo Black
Mike Doling Guitars (lead) (1999-2003)
See also: Channel Zero, ex-Kronix, Invitro, ex-Abloom, ex-Mothra, ex-Snot
Joe Nuñez Drums, Percussion (2000-2001, 2003-2011)
See also: ex-Slampede, Stripping the Pistol
Bobby Burns Bass, Vocals (backing) (2003-2010)
See also: Beautiful, Bobby Burns, Killer in the Workplace, Primer 55, ex-King Street, ex-Love Said No, ex-Paris Is Burning, ex-To My Enemy
David Kinkade Drums, Percussion (2011-2012)
See also: ex-Borknagar, ex-Insatanity, ex-Kastasyde, ex-Arsis (live), ex-Malevolent Creation (live), ex-Council of the Fallen, ex-D.O.T.A.C., ex-Divine Empire, ex-Monarch
Current
Juan Karlos Lora German Drums (2013, 2014-present)
See also: Kingdom of Sorrow (live), ex-Santuario, ex-Straight Line Stitch, ex-Inpsychobleedia
Past
David Ellefson Bass (2006)
See also: Altitudes & Attitude, David Ellefson, Knight Fury, Megadeth, Temple of Brutality, Hail!, ex-Angels of Babylon, ex-Avian, ex-Killing Machine, ex-Tim "Ripper" Owens (live), ex-F5, ex-Fallen Angels
Dan Lilker Bass (2006)
See also: Blurring, Brutal Truth, Evil Wrath, Nokturnal Hellstorm, Nuclear Assault, NunFuckRitual, Venomous Concept, Lock Up (live), Crucifist, ex-Extra Hot Sauce, ex-Hemlock, ex-Overlord Exterminator, ex-Redrum, ex-Stormtroopers of Death, ex-The Ravenous, United Forces, ex-Anthrax, ex-Holy Moses, ex-Autopsy (live), ex-Dark Angel (live), ex-Exit-13, ex-Crab Society, ex-Human Garbage, ex-Last Satanic Dance, ex-Malformed Earthborn, ex-White Heat
Johny Chow Bass (2010-2011)
See also: Fireball Ministry, Souls of We, Stone Sour (live), ex-Cavalera Conspiracy, ex-Echo 3, ex-Maximum Penalty, ex-My Ruin, ex-Pushed, ex-Systematic
Zyon Cavalera Drums (2011, 2012, 2012-2013)
See also: Lody Kong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Mold Breaker
Added by: Goatfangs Modified by: lone_surviver
Added on: 2012-04-11 23:26:03 Last modified on: 2014-07-08 08:05:39
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