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Viking

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1986
Genre:
Thrash Metal
Lyrical themes:
Violence, War (early), Society, Christianity (later)
Current label:
Metal Blade Records
Years active:
1985-1986 (as Tracer), 1986-1990, 2011-present
The brother angle of Ron and Brett was a marketing gimmick.

They started out as Tracer and released a demo under that name with Spider on vocals. They temporarily broke up because they couldn't find a full-time singer, but restarted after Brett Eriksen began jamming with them, and Ron Daniel began singing.

Before completing the second album, Ron became a Born-Again Christian, and thus Ron ...
Current
Matt Jordan Drums (1986-1990, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Barrier, ex-Lethal Gene
Ron Eriksen Vocals, Guitars (1986-1990, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Hags
Mike Gonzalez Bass (2011-present)
See also: Dark Angel
Glenn Rogers Guitars (lead) (2011-present)
See also: Heretic, ex-Deliverance, ex-Hirax, ex-Steel Vengeance, ex-Vengeance Rising, ex-Once Dead, ex-Vengeance, ex-Lambs Among Wolves
Past
Tony Spider Vocals
See also: ex-Tracer
James Lareau Bass (1986-1990)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Lethal Gene
Brett Eriksen Guitars (lead) (1986-1990)
See also: ex-Dark Angel
Tyler von Moll Bass (2011)
Gene Hoglan Drums (2011-2012)
See also: Brendon Small, Dark Angel, Dethklok, Mechanism, Pitch Black Forecast, Testament, Zimmers Hole, ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Fear Factory, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Forbidden, ex-Death, ex-Wargod, ex-Old Man's Child (live), ex-The Almighty Punchdrunk, ex-The Ani Kyd Band
Tophetarath Drums (2011-2012)
See also: A.I.D.S., Acerus, Hordes of the Lunar Eclipse, ex-Fog, ex-Thy Darkest Empire, SickToDeth, ex-Nokturnel, ex-The Lurking Corpses, ex-Daisycutter
Past (Live)
Justin Zych Guitars (2013)
See also: Valhalla, ex-Under the Wake, ex-Vindicator, ex-VadimVon (live), ex-Zephaniah
Matt Jordan Drums (1986-1990, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Barrier, ex-Lethal Gene
Ron Eriksen Vocals, Guitars (1986-1990, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Hags
Mike Gonzalez Bass (2011-present)
See also: Dark Angel
Glenn Rogers Guitars (lead) (2011-present)
See also: Heretic, ex-Deliverance, ex-Hirax, ex-Steel Vengeance, ex-Vengeance Rising, ex-Once Dead, ex-Vengeance, ex-Lambs Among Wolves
Tony Spider Vocals
See also: ex-Tracer
James Lareau Bass (1986-1990)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Lethal Gene
Brett Eriksen Guitars (lead) (1986-1990)
See also: ex-Dark Angel
Tyler von Moll Bass (2011)
Gene Hoglan Drums (2011-2012)
See also: Brendon Small, Dark Angel, Dethklok, Mechanism, Pitch Black Forecast, Testament, Zimmers Hole, ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Fear Factory, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Forbidden, ex-Death, ex-Wargod, ex-Old Man's Child (live), ex-The Almighty Punchdrunk, ex-The Ani Kyd Band
Tophetarath Drums (2011-2012)
See also: A.I.D.S., Acerus, Hordes of the Lunar Eclipse, ex-Fog, ex-Thy Darkest Empire, SickToDeth, ex-Nokturnel, ex-The Lurking Corpses, ex-Daisycutter
Past
Justin Zych Guitars (2013)
See also: Valhalla, ex-Under the Wake, ex-Vindicator, ex-VadimVon (live), ex-Zephaniah
Added by: thrashassault Modified by: MetalAtogII
Added on: 2002-08-03 03:08:16 Last modified on: 2014-07-11 11:04:15
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