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Joe Ptacek

Joe Ptacek

Real/full name:
Joe Ptacek
37 (born May 1st, 1972)
Jan 20th, 2010
Died of:
Suicide by gunshot
Place of birth:
United States (Chicago, Illinois)


He was best known as the original frontman of Broken Hope which he sang for from their formation in 1988 to his departure in 2001.


His growling vocals were considered surprisingly deep for their time. His voice is commonly compared to Chris Barnes from Cannibal Corpse and Six Feet Under.

Broken Hope

Vocals (1988-2001)

1990 Demo #2 (Demo) Vocals
1990 Broken Hope (Demo) Vocals
1991 Swamped in Gore Vocals
1993 Demo 1993 (Demo) Vocals
1993 Hobo Stew (EP) Vocals
1993 The Bowels of Repugnance Vocals
1995 Repulsive Conception Vocals
1997 Loathing Vocals
1999 Grotesque Blessings Vocals
2002 Swamped in Gore & The Bowels of Repugnance (Compilation) Vocals

Experiment Fear

1995 Assuming the Godform Vocals (additional) (tracks 6, 9)


1993 Holy Pedophile (Demo) Vocals (backing) (Track 1)


1992 Passage Vocals (backing) (track 10)
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