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Sunn O)))

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Seattle, Washington (early); Los Angeles, California / Paris, France (now)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1998
Genre:
Drone/Doom Metal
Lyrical themes:
Darkness, Nothingness, Occultism
Current label:
Southern Lord Recordings
Years active:
1996-1998 (as Mars), 1998-present
The band's name is simply pronounced "sun".
Before the band members moved to Los Angeles, the band was briefly known as Mars.

Sunn O))) is named after the Sunn amplifier brand, whose logo includes a circle next to the "SUNN" banner with waves heading off to the right (the band uses this logo in the cover art of many releases). In interviews, Stephen O'Malley stated that the name was also ...
Current
Greg Anderson Bass, Guitars (1998-present)
See also: Ascend, Goatsnake, Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, Probot (live), ex-Burial Chamber Trio, ex-Pentemple, ex-Thorr's Hammer, ex-Burning Witch, ex-Brotherhood, ex-Engine Kid, ex-False Liberty, ex-Inner Strength
Stephen O'Malley Bass, Guitars (1998-present)
See also: Äänipää, Ginnungagap, Gravetemple, KTL, Magistral, Æthenor, Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, ex-Burning Witch, ex-Khanate, ex-Lotus Eaters, ex-Fungal Hex, ex-Pentemple, ex-Thorr's Hammer, Ensemble Pearl, Nazoranai, ex-House of Low Culture, ex-Sarin
Past
G. Stuart Dahlquist / G. Subharmonium Bass
See also: Asva, ex-Burning Witch, Dama/Libra, The Poisoned Glass, ex-Goatsnake
Joe Preston Bass, Electronics, Guitars, Programming
See also: Last Empire, Thrones, ex-The Whip, Harvey Milk, Beast (live), ex-C Average, ex-Earth, ex-High on Fire, ex-Melvins
Current (Live)
Attila Csihar Vocals (2004-present)
See also: Gravetemple, Mayhem, Sinsaenum, Nader Sadek (live), Tormentor, ex-Burial Chamber Trio, ex-Pentemple, Void ov Voices, ex-Aborym, ex-Keep of Kalessin, ex-Korog, ex-Plasma Pool
Steve Moore Electronics, Keyboards (2005-present), Trombone (2006-present)
See also: Bill Frisell Trio, Goblin, Steve Moore, ex-Earth, ex-Saltbreakers, ex-Sufjan Stevens (live)
Oren Ambarchi Guitars (2005-present), Keyboards (2007-present)
See also: Gravetemple, ex-Burial Chamber Trio, ex-Pentemple, Keiji Haino, Jim O'Rourke, Oren Ambarchi, Nazoranai, ex-Phlegm (Aus)
Tos Nieuwenhuizen Keyboards (2005-present)
See also: Tos Nieuwenhuizen, ex-God, ex-Harlingtox A.D.
Past (Live)
G. Stuart Dahlquist / G. Subharmonium Bass
See also: Asva, ex-Burning Witch, Dama/Libra, The Poisoned Glass, ex-Goatsnake
Atsuo Mizuno Vocals, Percussion (2005-2006), Drums (2009)
See also: Boris, Ensemble Pearl, ex-KTL
Wrest Vocals
See also: Leviathan, ex-Lurker of Chalice, ex-Twilight, Devout, Martröð, Missing, ex-Krieg, ex-Von Goat, ex-Wrekmeister Harmonies (live), ex-Hate Meditation, ex-GASM, ex-GiftHorse, ex-Home Brew
Joe Preston Bass, Electronics, Guitars, Programming (2002-2007)
See also: Last Empire, Thrones, ex-The Whip, Harvey Milk, Beast (live), ex-C Average, ex-Earth, ex-High on Fire, ex-Melvins
Rex Ritter Keyboards (2002-2007)
See also: Fontanelle, ex-Jessamine
Runhild Gammelsæter Vocals (2002)
See also: ex-Khlyst, ex-Thorr's Hammer, Runhild Gammelsæter
Nate Carson Kettledrums (2003)
Dawn Smithson Bass (2004)
See also: ex-Jessamine
Peter Rehberg Electronics (2004)
See also: KTL, Pita, Shampoo Boy
John Wiese Electronics (2005)
See also: John Wiese, LHD, Sissy Spacek
Kevin Drumm Keyboards (2005)
Malefic Vocals (2005-2006)
See also: ex-Sick, ex-Xasthur, ex-Mord, Xasthur, ex-Twilight, ex-Nocturnal Poisoning
Bill Herzog Bass (2006-2007), Percussion (2006)
See also: Earth, Citizens' Utilities, Ensemble Pearl, Joel R. L. Phelps & The Downer Trio, ex-Jesse Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter
Mark Deutrom Bass (2006)
See also: ex-Clown Alley, ex-Melvins
Randall Dunn Electronics (2006)
See also: Master Musicians of Bukkake
Justin Broadrick Guitars (2006), Electronics (2007)
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-Napalm Death, 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
Holy McGrail Keyboards (2006)
Lasse Marhaug Electronics (2007)
See also: ex-B.Æ.S.J., Marvargr, Testicle Hazard, ex-Jazkamer
Daniel O'Sullivan Keyboards (2007)
See also: Ulver, Æthenor, Guapo, Miasma & the Carousel of Headless Horses, Mothlite
Greg Anderson Bass, Guitars (1998-present)
See also: Ascend, Goatsnake, Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, Probot (live), ex-Burial Chamber Trio, ex-Pentemple, ex-Thorr's Hammer, ex-Burning Witch, ex-Brotherhood, ex-Engine Kid, ex-False Liberty, ex-Inner Strength
Stephen O'Malley Bass, Guitars (1998-present)
See also: Äänipää, Ginnungagap, Gravetemple, KTL, Magistral, Æthenor, Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, ex-Burning Witch, ex-Khanate, ex-Lotus Eaters, ex-Fungal Hex, ex-Pentemple, ex-Thorr's Hammer, Ensemble Pearl, Nazoranai, ex-House of Low Culture, ex-Sarin
G. Stuart Dahlquist / G. Subharmonium Bass
See also: Asva, ex-Burning Witch, Dama/Libra, The Poisoned Glass, ex-Goatsnake
Joe Preston Bass, Electronics, Guitars, Programming
See also: Last Empire, Thrones, ex-The Whip, Harvey Milk, Beast (live), ex-C Average, ex-Earth, ex-High on Fire, ex-Melvins
Current
Attila Csihar Vocals (2004-present)
See also: Gravetemple, Mayhem, Sinsaenum, Nader Sadek (live), Tormentor, ex-Burial Chamber Trio, ex-Pentemple, Void ov Voices, ex-Aborym, ex-Keep of Kalessin, ex-Korog, ex-Plasma Pool
Steve Moore Electronics, Keyboards (2005-present), Trombone (2006-present)
See also: Bill Frisell Trio, Goblin, Steve Moore, ex-Earth, ex-Saltbreakers, ex-Sufjan Stevens (live)
Oren Ambarchi Guitars (2005-present), Keyboards (2007-present)
See also: Gravetemple, ex-Burial Chamber Trio, ex-Pentemple, Keiji Haino, Jim O'Rourke, Oren Ambarchi, Nazoranai, ex-Phlegm (Aus)
Tos Nieuwenhuizen Keyboards (2005-present)
See also: Tos Nieuwenhuizen, ex-God, ex-Harlingtox A.D.
Past
G. Stuart Dahlquist / G. Subharmonium Bass
See also: Asva, ex-Burning Witch, Dama/Libra, The Poisoned Glass, ex-Goatsnake
Atsuo Mizuno Vocals, Percussion (2005-2006), Drums (2009)
See also: Boris, Ensemble Pearl, ex-KTL
Wrest Vocals
See also: Leviathan, ex-Lurker of Chalice, ex-Twilight, Devout, Martröð, Missing, ex-Krieg, ex-Von Goat, ex-Wrekmeister Harmonies (live), ex-Hate Meditation, ex-GASM, ex-GiftHorse, ex-Home Brew
Joe Preston Bass, Electronics, Guitars, Programming (2002-2007)
See also: Last Empire, Thrones, ex-The Whip, Harvey Milk, Beast (live), ex-C Average, ex-Earth, ex-High on Fire, ex-Melvins
Rex Ritter Keyboards (2002-2007)
See also: Fontanelle, ex-Jessamine
Runhild Gammelsæter Vocals (2002)
See also: ex-Khlyst, ex-Thorr's Hammer, Runhild Gammelsæter
Nate Carson Kettledrums (2003)
Dawn Smithson Bass (2004)
See also: ex-Jessamine
Peter Rehberg Electronics (2004)
See also: KTL, Pita, Shampoo Boy
John Wiese Electronics (2005)
See also: John Wiese, LHD, Sissy Spacek
Kevin Drumm Keyboards (2005)
Malefic Vocals (2005-2006)
See also: ex-Sick, ex-Xasthur, ex-Mord, Xasthur, ex-Twilight, ex-Nocturnal Poisoning
Bill Herzog Bass (2006-2007), Percussion (2006)
See also: Earth, Citizens' Utilities, Ensemble Pearl, Joel R. L. Phelps & The Downer Trio, ex-Jesse Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter
Mark Deutrom Bass (2006)
See also: ex-Clown Alley, ex-Melvins
Randall Dunn Electronics (2006)
See also: Master Musicians of Bukkake
Justin Broadrick Guitars (2006), Electronics (2007)
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-Napalm Death, 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
Holy McGrail Keyboards (2006)
Lasse Marhaug Electronics (2007)
See also: ex-B.Æ.S.J., Marvargr, Testicle Hazard, ex-Jazkamer
Daniel O'Sullivan Keyboards (2007)
See also: Ulver, Æthenor, Guapo, Miasma & the Carousel of Headless Horses, Mothlite
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Added on: 2002-07-21 15:38:26 Last modified on: 2016-06-25 21:46:30