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Karl Willetts

Karl Willetts

Real/full name:
Karl Willetts
57 (born Sep 21st, 1966)
Place of birth:
United Kingdom


Karl is a death metal vocalist from England. He joined the British death metal band Bolt Thrower in 1988. Before that he drove the backline of the band. He stayed with Bolt Thrower until 1994, after the recording of ...for Victory. He left the band mainly because he wanted to go back to university and finish his degree.

Willetts rejoined as a session vocalist for the recording of Mercenary and ...


Graduated with a degree in cultural studies from the University of Birmingham in 1998.

Willetts was a vegetarian for a long while, but started eating meat a few years ago.

H Drive Project

Vocals (2022-present)

2022 Syntax Zero One (EP) Vocals, Lyrics


Vocals (2015-present)

2016 The Hellfire Demos (Demo) Vocals
2016 Surrounded (by Death) (Single) Vocals
2017 The Hellfire Demos II (Demo) Vocals
2017 For the Fallen Vocals
2017 The Hellfire Demos III (Demo) Vocals
2018 The Silent Vigil Vocals
2019 Requiem for Mankind Vocals
2021 To the End Vocals
2021 Maximum Metal Vol. 263 (Split) Songwriting, Lyrics, Vocals
2023 Rise to Power Vocals
2023 War Rages On - Artefacts (Compilation) Vocals
(show all)



Bolt Thrower

Vocals (1988-1994, 1997-1998, 2004-2016)

1988 Forgotten Existence (Demo) Vocals
1988 In Battle There Is No Law! Vocals (as "Karl")
1989 Polka Slam / Crisis Point (Split) Vocals
1989 Realm of Chaos (Slaves to Darkness) Vocals
1991 Cenotaph (EP) Vocals
1991 War Master Vocals
1991 The Peel Sessions 1988-90 (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 5-12)
1992 The IVth Crusade Vocals
1992 Spearhead (EP) Vocals
1994 ...for Victory Vocals
1998 Who Dares Wins (Compilation) Vocals
1998 Mercenary Vocals
2005 Those Once Loyal Vocals
2010 Live War (Live album) Vocals
2018 Spearhead / Cenotaph (Compilation) Vocals
(show all)

Metal Against Coronavirus

Vocals (2020-?)

2020 Celestial Burial (Single) Vocals

As the World Dies

2022 Agonist Vocals, Lyrics (track 1), Vocals (additional) (track 9)


1991 The Grand Leveller Vocals (additional) (track B2)
1991 The Grand Leveller Vocals (backing) (track A3 [3])
1992 Experimental Stage (EP) Vocals (backing) (Track 2)
1992 Dark Is the Season (EP) Vocals (backing) (track 4)
1993 Transcend the Rubicon Vocals (track 10)
1993 Wrong Side of the Grave (Single) Vocals (backing) (Track 10)
1993 Transcend the Rubicon Vocals (track 10)
1993 Transcend the Rubicon Vocals (track 10)
1996 The Grand Leveller / The Grotesque / Ashen Epitaph (Compilation) Vocals (backing) (track 3)
2000 Transcend the Rubicon Vocals (track 10)
2003 Transcend the Rubicon Vocals (track 10)
2008 Killing Music Vocals (lead) (track 14)
(show all)


2018 The Arrow of Satan Is Drawn Vocals (additional) (track 2)


2022 Beyond Life Vocals (additional on track 6)


2022 Beyond the Macabre Vocals (track 10)

Suicidal Angels

2012 Bloodbath Vocals (track 7)

Ten Ton Slug

2024 Colossal Oppressor Vocals (track 4)

The King Is Blind

2017 We Are the Parasite, We Are the Cancer Vocals (additional) (track 4)
Added by: PiotrB Modified by: theunrelentingattack
Added on: 2011-04-10 11:15:41 Last modified on: 2024-05-01 06:21:16
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