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Real/full name:
Shinji Tachi
Place of origin:
Japan (Kuwana, Mie)


Samm is a Japanese musician (drums, guitar, vocals) and is Gezol's brother alias Gezol aka Geniezoluzifer

He went also under the name Gero while in Sabbat and the nickname Samm of mighty Magnesium.

Buried Alive

As Shinji Tachi:
Vocals, Guitars

1992 The Official Bootleg Studio Live Tape (Demo) Guitars, Drums, Vocals


As Shinji Tachi:

2007 Death Bitch (Split) Drums
2008 Devastation (EP) Drums
2009 Road Burn (Split) Drums
2009 Metal Punk (Split) Drums
2016 Promo Demo 2016 (Demo) Drums
2017 Back from the Grave Drums
2018 Children of the Night (EP) Drums


As Shinji Tachi:
Guitars, Vocals (1992-present), Bass, Drums (2006)

1994 Buried Alive (Demo) Guitars, Vocals
1996 10 Songs - demo 96 (Demo) Bass, Drums, Guitars, Vocals
1996 Heavy Metal Fever (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2004 Heavy Metal Fever - Volume II (Split) Guitars, Drums, Vocals, Bass
2006 Time Tells No Lies / Over the Rainbow (Single) Guitars, Bass, Drums, Vocals
2007 Magnesium Lady Bites Mad Metal Men (Live album) Bass, Vocals


As Shinji Tachi:
Drums (?-1991, 2013-present)

1990 Total Steel Drums



2002 Live Zorugelion (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (choirs)
2003 Heavy Metal Genocide - Live in Japan 2002 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (choirs)
2005 Heavy Metal NarokOsaka Chainsaw Massacre (Live album) Vocals (choirs), Guitars
2010 Live Tormentharou (Heavy Metal Fruit Basket) (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (choirs)
2012 Live Damiazelucifer (Live album) Guitars


Drums (1985-1990)

1987 Born by Evil Blood (EP) Drums
1988 Desecration (EP) Drums
1989 The Devil's Sperm Is Cold (EP) Drums
1989 Samurai Official Promo Tape Volume 1 (Split) Drums
1990 The Seven Deadly Sins (EP) Drums
1991 Bloody Countess (Demo) Drums
1999 Live Curse (Live album) Drums
2000 Live Panica (EP) Drums (tracks 4, 5)
2000 Live Revenge (Live album) Drums
2002 Live Guanafight (Live album) Drums
2002 Live Lovefire (Live album) Drums
2003 The Curse of Hamagrism - Hamaguri Mythology (Video) Drums, Vocals (tracks 1-19)
2004 Hamaguri Resurrection (EP) Drums
2004 Sabbatical Holocaust (Compilation) Drums (tracks 3-12)
2006 Geionslaught 1986 (Live album) Drums
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Bass, Vocals

2014 Live Rehearsal 1988 (Demo) Bass, Vocals


Guitars (2010)


As Shinji Tachi:

2012 Summer of Love (Live album) Vocals (tracks 6, 7 [disc 2])


2006 Heavy Metal Drill Unknown (track 11)
2012 Bulldozing It True (Live album) Guitars (rhythm) (2010 DVD tracks)

Midnight Rider

As Shinji "Samm" Tachi:

2008 Midnight Rider (EP) Guitars


1996 Live 666 - Japanese Harmageddon (Live album) Guitars (additional) (track 6)
2005 ...and the Sabbatical Queen Tour (Video) Vocals (track 25)
2005 Live Sabbatical Hamaguri Queen (Live album) Vocals (track 17)


1996 Cold Hearted Woman (Single) Producer


1994 Buried Alive (Demo) Engineering (as "Shinji Tachi")
1996 Heavy Metal Fever (Split) Producer, Engineering (as "Shinji Tachi")
2004 Heavy Metal Fever - Volume II (Split) Producer (as "Shinji Tachi")
2006 Time Tells No Lies / Over the Rainbow (Single) Producer, Engineering (as "Shinji Tachi")


2001 Antarctic Harmageddon (Split) Producer (tracks A1-A4), Mixing (tracks B1-B5)
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