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The Black Dahlia Murder

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Detroit, Michigan
Status:
Active
Formed in:
2001
Genre:
Melodic Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
Death, Violence, Horror Stories, Occultism
Current label:
Metal Blade Records
Years active:
2001-present
The name "The Black Dahlia Murder" is taken from the infamous unsolved murder of Hollywood waitress Elizabeth Short. Short, who was posthumously given the nickname "The Black Dahlia" by the local press, was found murdered in a Los Angeles park in January 1947. Her body had been cut in half at the torso, drained of all its blood, and given a Glasgow smile.

Logo by Jon Zig.
Current
Brian Eschbach Guitars (2001-present)
Trevor Strnad Vocals (2001-present)
Max Lavelle Bass (2012-present)
See also: ex-Compost Pile, ex-Goratory, ex-Twisted Sacrifice, ex-Despised Icon, ex-Trauma Concept, ex-Burn in Silence, ex-Lecherous
Alan Cassidy Drums (2012-present)
See also: From the Hellmouth, Unbodied, ex-Cryptic Abuse, ex-Abigail Williams, ex-The Breathing Process, ex-Dead Ashore
Past
Joe Boccuto Bass
See also: ex-Her Virgin Womb, Antikythera, ex-Funeral Eve, ex-Set Ablaze, ex-With Immortality, ex-Evil Divine (live)
Mark Ratay Bass
Mahlon Orrin Bass
Mike Schepman Bass (2001)
Sean Gauvreau Bass (2001-2002)
Cory Grady Drums (2001-2004)
See also: Premonitions of War, ex-Shitestrom, ex-The Classic Struggle
John Deering Guitars (2001-2002)
David Lock Bass (2002-2005)
See also: Nightkin, ex-Supercontinent
John Kempainen Guitars (2002-2008)
Ryan "Bart" Williams Bass (2005-2012)
See also: Necromancing the Stone, ex-Ninety Minute Reflex, ex-Today I Wait
Zach Gibson Drums (2005)
See also: Gutrot, Nightkin, Mutilated, ex-Abigail Williams, ex-In Battle Array
Shannon Lucas Drums (2007-2012)
See also: ex-All That Remains, ex-Mensrea, ex-Battlecross (live), ex-War Torn
Ryan Knight Guitars (2008-2016)
See also: The Knife Trade, ex-Arsis
Current (Live)
Brandon Ellis Guitars (2016-present)
See also: Arsis, Cannabis Corpse, ex-Structure of Inhumanity, ex-Finntroll (live), ex-Sylosis (live)
Past (Live)
Tony Laureano Drums (2005)
See also: Eulogy, Insidious Disease, Naphobia, Megadeth (live), Devil's Highway, Sanctification, ex-Acheron, ex-Angelcorpse, ex-Aurora Borealis, ex-Brujeria, ex-Devolution, ex-Malevolent Creation, ex-Nidingr, ex-Nile, ex-1349 (live), ex-All That Remains (live), ex-Belphegor (live), ex-Dimmu Borgir (live), ex-Kult ov Azazel (live), ex-Skeletonwitch (live), ex-Astaroth
Kevin Talley Drums (2006)
See also: Castrofate, Feared, Grot, Nothnegal, Suffocation, Sylencer, The Art of Hate, Them, Dååth, ex-Horror of Horrors, ex-Consumned, ex-Decrepit Birth, ex-Dying Fetus, ex-Implore, ex-Misery Index, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-WretchedPain, ex-Absence of the Sacred (live), ex-Battlecross (live), ex-Cattle Decapitation (live), ex-DevilDriver (live), ex-Hate Eternal (live), ex-M.O.D. (live), ex-The Red Chord (live), ex-Chimaira, ex-All the Way to the Bank, ex-Throes (live)
Pierre Langlois Drums (2006)
See also: Beast Within, Growl, Thesyre, Akitsa (live), ex-Aufkrema, ex-Cerebral C.R.A.S.H., ex-Decayed Remains, ex-Frozen Shadows, ex-Slaotvean, ex-Aus der Traum
Brian Eschbach Guitars (2001-present)
Trevor Strnad Vocals (2001-present)
Max Lavelle Bass (2012-present)
See also: ex-Compost Pile, ex-Goratory, ex-Twisted Sacrifice, ex-Despised Icon, ex-Trauma Concept, ex-Burn in Silence, ex-Lecherous
Alan Cassidy Drums (2012-present)
See also: From the Hellmouth, Unbodied, ex-Cryptic Abuse, ex-Abigail Williams, ex-The Breathing Process, ex-Dead Ashore
Joe Boccuto Bass
See also: ex-Her Virgin Womb, Antikythera, ex-Funeral Eve, ex-Set Ablaze, ex-With Immortality, ex-Evil Divine (live)
Mark Ratay Bass
Mahlon Orrin Bass
Mike Schepman Bass (2001)
Sean Gauvreau Bass (2001-2002)
Cory Grady Drums (2001-2004)
See also: Premonitions of War, ex-Shitestrom, ex-The Classic Struggle
John Deering Guitars (2001-2002)
David Lock Bass (2002-2005)
See also: Nightkin, ex-Supercontinent
John Kempainen Guitars (2002-2008)
Ryan "Bart" Williams Bass (2005-2012)
See also: Necromancing the Stone, ex-Ninety Minute Reflex, ex-Today I Wait
Zach Gibson Drums (2005)
See also: Gutrot, Nightkin, Mutilated, ex-Abigail Williams, ex-In Battle Array
Shannon Lucas Drums (2007-2012)
See also: ex-All That Remains, ex-Mensrea, ex-Battlecross (live), ex-War Torn
Ryan Knight Guitars (2008-2016)
See also: The Knife Trade, ex-Arsis
Current
Brandon Ellis Guitars (2016-present)
See also: Arsis, Cannabis Corpse, ex-Structure of Inhumanity, ex-Finntroll (live), ex-Sylosis (live)
Past
Tony Laureano Drums (2005)
See also: Eulogy, Insidious Disease, Naphobia, Megadeth (live), Devil's Highway, Sanctification, ex-Acheron, ex-Angelcorpse, ex-Aurora Borealis, ex-Brujeria, ex-Devolution, ex-Malevolent Creation, ex-Nidingr, ex-Nile, ex-1349 (live), ex-All That Remains (live), ex-Belphegor (live), ex-Dimmu Borgir (live), ex-Kult ov Azazel (live), ex-Skeletonwitch (live), ex-Astaroth
Kevin Talley Drums (2006)
See also: Castrofate, Feared, Grot, Nothnegal, Suffocation, Sylencer, The Art of Hate, Them, Dååth, ex-Horror of Horrors, ex-Consumned, ex-Decrepit Birth, ex-Dying Fetus, ex-Implore, ex-Misery Index, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-WretchedPain, ex-Absence of the Sacred (live), ex-Battlecross (live), ex-Cattle Decapitation (live), ex-DevilDriver (live), ex-Hate Eternal (live), ex-M.O.D. (live), ex-The Red Chord (live), ex-Chimaira, ex-All the Way to the Bank, ex-Throes (live)
Pierre Langlois Drums (2006)
See also: Beast Within, Growl, Thesyre, Akitsa (live), ex-Aufkrema, ex-Cerebral C.R.A.S.H., ex-Decayed Remains, ex-Frozen Shadows, ex-Slaotvean, ex-Aus der Traum
Added by: saria242 Modified by: ON3i11
Added on: 2002-12-15 22:41:16 Last modified on: 2016-04-19 17:22:37