Register Forgot login?

© 2002-2021
Encyclopaedia Metallum

Best viewed
without Internet Explorer,
in 1280 x 960 resolution
or higher.

Privacy Policy

Penance

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1989
Genre:
Doom Metal
Lyrical themes:
Despair, Philosophy
Current label:
Martyr Music Group
Years active:
1989-2005, 2007, 2011-present
American doom band formed in 1989 by members of Pittsburgh's Dream Death, now disbanded. Reunited to play at the April 2007 Doom or Be Doomed festival in Baltimore, Maryland.

Penance were booked to appear at the Days of the Doomed festival in 2013 & were to perform the Parallel Corners album in its entirety with Lee on vocals, however Lee was unable to make the show, so Butch stepped in & a ...
Current
Mary M. Bielich Bass (2001-2003, ?-present)
See also: Behind Enemy Lines, Derkéta, ex-Mythic, ex-Slag-9, Mud City Manglers, ex-Novembers Doom, ex-Em Sinfonia, ex-China Blue, ex-Disturbance, ex-Flesh Eater, ex-Jade, ex-Mahattmas, ex-Master Mechanic, ex-Melt Down, ex-Party Naked, ex-Vermicious Kinid, ex-Wormhole
Matt Tuite Guitars (2001-2003, ?-present)
See also: Behind Enemy Lines, Blackfinger, Mud City Manglers, ex-Ticklepenny, ex-WickerMan
Butch Balich Vocals (?-2004, 2007-present)
See also: Arduini/Balich, Argus, Molasses Barge, ex-Child of Fire, ex-Druid
Mike Smail Drums (1989-2004, 2011-present)
See also: Dream Death, ex-Under the Sun, ex-Internal Void, ex-Pentagram, ex-Monolith Wielder (live), ex-Cathedral
Terry Weston Guitars (1989-2003, 2011-present)
See also: Blackfinger, Dream Death, ex-Doomwatch
Past
Richard Freund Bass (1989-1992, 2013-?)
See also: Dream Death, Mole Hill, ex-Deathmass
Brian Lawrence Guitars, Vocals (1990-1992)
See also: Dream Death
Lee Smith Vocals (1992-1994, 2013-?)
See also: ex-Sally, ex-Eternal
Frank Miller Bass (1994)
See also: Deathmass
Ron Leard Bass (1998-2000)
See also: ex-Humbucker
Dave Roman Bass, Guitars (2003-2004), Bass (2007)
See also: ex-Humbucker, ex-Under the Sun
Past (Live)
Butch Balich Vocals (2013)
See also: Arduini/Balich, Argus, Molasses Barge, ex-Child of Fire, ex-Druid
Mary M. Bielich Bass (2001-2003, ?-present)
See also: Behind Enemy Lines, Derkéta, ex-Mythic, ex-Slag-9, Mud City Manglers, ex-Novembers Doom, ex-Em Sinfonia, ex-China Blue, ex-Disturbance, ex-Flesh Eater, ex-Jade, ex-Mahattmas, ex-Master Mechanic, ex-Melt Down, ex-Party Naked, ex-Vermicious Kinid, ex-Wormhole
Matt Tuite Guitars (2001-2003, ?-present)
See also: Behind Enemy Lines, Blackfinger, Mud City Manglers, ex-Ticklepenny, ex-WickerMan
Butch Balich Vocals (?-2004, 2007-present)
See also: Arduini/Balich, Argus, Molasses Barge, ex-Child of Fire, ex-Druid
Mike Smail Drums (1989-2004, 2011-present)
See also: Dream Death, ex-Under the Sun, ex-Internal Void, ex-Pentagram, ex-Monolith Wielder (live), ex-Cathedral
Terry Weston Guitars (1989-2003, 2011-present)
See also: Blackfinger, Dream Death, ex-Doomwatch
Richard Freund Bass (1989-1992, 2013-?)
See also: Dream Death, Mole Hill, ex-Deathmass
Brian Lawrence Guitars, Vocals (1990-1992)
See also: Dream Death
Lee Smith Vocals (1992-1994, 2013-?)
See also: ex-Sally, ex-Eternal
Frank Miller Bass (1994)
See also: Deathmass
Ron Leard Bass (1998-2000)
See also: ex-Humbucker
Dave Roman Bass, Guitars (2003-2004), Bass (2007)
See also: ex-Humbucker, ex-Under the Sun
Past
Butch Balich Vocals (2013)
See also: Arduini/Balich, Argus, Molasses Barge, ex-Child of Fire, ex-Druid
Added by: Skyklad Modified by: HeavierThanThou
Added on: 2002-07-24 02:51:10 Last modified on: 2020-12-07 04:01:27