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Russ Kent

Russ Kent

Real/full name:
Russel Kent
Place of birth:
United States (San Francisco, California)


Former DJ at KFJC, now produces the No Other Radio Network program on KPFA. Also known as Mr. Hate, he is the guitarist of Post Punk/Death Rock band Alaric and Doom/Sludge band Noothgrush and was a long time contributor of Big City Orchestra. His first release was with Messiah who in 1986 were included on the infamous "Eastern Front - Live at Ruthie's Inn" compilation on Restless Records which ...


As Guitarist: Alaric (current band) [In 2009 recorded 2 songs at Kempton House Studio with engineer Skot Brown. Released as a 7" on Buried In Hell / FYBS Records. In 2010 returned to Kempton House to record 9 songs for self-titled full-length LP/CD released by 20 Buck Spin in October 2011]; Noothgrush; Seethe; Throes; Nervous Surgeons

As Lead Vocalist: High Tone Son Of A Bitch (recorded 5 ...



2012 Alaric / Atriarch (Split) Guitars

High Tone Son of a Bitch


2018 Velocipede (EP) Vocals, Synthesizer
2019 Death of a New Day / Eye in the Sky (EP) Vocals, Keyboards
2020 Wicked Threads! (EP) Vocals


Guitars, Vocals (1995-2001, 2011-present)

1995 Kashyyyk (Demo) Guitars, Vocals (lead) (track 4)
1996 Live on KZSU May 1, 1996 (Demo) Guitars
1996 Embraced by the Anti Self (EP) Guitars
1996 Noothgrush / Deadbodieseverywhere (Split) Guitars
1996 Useless / Untitled (Split) Guitars
1997 Sloth / Noothgrush (Split) Guitars (as "Russ")
1997 Noothgrush / Corrupted (Split) Guitars (as "Russ")
1997 Black Army Jacket / Noothgrush (Split) Guitars (as "Russ")
1998 Erode the Person (EP) Guitars (as "Russ")
1998 Gasp / Noothgrush (Split) Guitars (as "Russ")
1999 Noothgrush / Carol Ann (Split) Guitars (as "Russ")
1999 Wellington / Noothgrush (Split) Guitars (as "Russ")
2001 Twin Threat to Your Sanity (Split) Guitars
2011 Live for Nothing (Compilation) Guitars
2012 Noothgrush / Suppression (Split) Guitars
2013 Noothgrush / Coffins (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2014 Entropy (EP) Guitars
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Granite Rock

Vocals (1978-?)


Vocals (1982)


Vocals (1985-1987)


Vocals (1983-1984)

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Added on: 2011-04-11 23:52:09 Last modified on: 2021-03-15 09:19:54
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