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Agathocles

Country of origin:
Belgium
Location:
Geel, Antwerp
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1987
Genre:
Grindcore
Lyrical themes:
Anti-fascism, Animal liberation, Ecology, Politics, Anarchy
Current label:
Selfmadegod Records
Years active:
1985-1986 (as Necromantical Destructor), 1986 (as M.S.D.), 1986-1987 (as Hellsaw), 1987-present
Contact: [email protected]

The band classifies its style of music as "mincecore". Jan Frederickx stated in an interview that mincecore is "the same as old school grindcore, the way it was in the '80s: raw, minimalistic and socially and politically involved".

Band picture (left to right): De Neve, Frederickx, Laureys.

Compilation appearances:
- "The Big One" on Mutilador Comp. Vol.1 ...
Current
Jan Vocals (1987-present), Bass (1990-1991, 1992-1997, 1998-2007, 2012-present), Guitars (1991, 2007-2012)
See also: ex-Hellsaw, Fahrenheit AGX, Jan AG, Jan AG & the Gajna, ex-Bloodred Bacteria
Nils Drums, Vocals (2007-present)
See also: G.I. Joke, ex-Kilte, ex-Tapetum Lucidum
Koen Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Deportation, Oedeem, Radical Grind Core Squad, Raw Peace, Transhumania, Uitschot
Past
Peter Bass (1987)
Ronny Bass (1987-1989)
Erwin Vandenbergh Drums, Vocals (1987-1990), Bass (1991)
See also: ex-Hellsaw
Jakke Guitars (1987-1989), Bass (1989-1990)
See also: ex-Distress
Guy Guitars (1989-1990)
Burt Drums (1990-2002)
See also: ex-Legion of Metal, ex-Insanity Reigns Supreme, ex-World Pollution, ex-Z.O.T.
Domingo Guitars (1990-1991)
See also: Elusion, Lion's Pride, Persephone's Blade, ex-Gracefallen, Red Nucleus, ex-Ancient Rites, ex-Renaissance
Dirk Bass (1991-1992)
Chris Guitars (1991-1992)
See also: ex-Chronic Death, ex-Renaissance, ex-Rinascimento, Machina Arcana, Red Nucleus
Steve Guitars, Vocals (1992-1995)
See also: ex-Hypnos 69
Matty Guitars (1995-1998)
See also: Barren, Emeth, ex-Aborted
Vince Bass (1997-1998)
Dirk Guitars, Vocals (1998-2007)
Roel Drums (2002-2007)
See also: ex-Fahrenheit AGX
Tony Bass (2007-2008)
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-Permanent Death
Bram Bass (2008-2012)
See also: ex-Tapetum Lucidum
Past (Live)
Tuur Vocals (1991)
(R.I.P. 1996) See also: ex-Reign of Terror
Dan Archagathus Vocals (2019)
See also: Archagathus, Electro Quarterstaff, Extremely Brutal, Flesh Hoot, Necrotic Liquefaction, Regurgitated Guts, Sabbatory, Ulfur Skogur, Cross Rage, Loutish, Skeleton (Can), Skunk (Can), ex-Bodies Lay Broken (live), ex-Parfumerie, ex-Cetascean, ex-Crumpled Mumbler, ex-Guns Liquor And Whores, ex-Under Pressure, ex-Violent Gorge
Jan Vocals (1987-present), Bass (1990-1991, 1992-1997, 1998-2007, 2012-present), Guitars (1991, 2007-2012)
See also: ex-Hellsaw, Fahrenheit AGX, Jan AG, Jan AG & the Gajna, ex-Bloodred Bacteria
Nils Drums, Vocals (2007-present)
See also: G.I. Joke, ex-Kilte, ex-Tapetum Lucidum
Koen Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Deportation, Oedeem, Radical Grind Core Squad, Raw Peace, Transhumania, Uitschot
Peter Bass (1987)
Ronny Bass (1987-1989)
Erwin Vandenbergh Drums, Vocals (1987-1990), Bass (1991)
See also: ex-Hellsaw
Jakke Guitars (1987-1989), Bass (1989-1990)
See also: ex-Distress
Guy Guitars (1989-1990)
Burt Drums (1990-2002)
See also: ex-Legion of Metal, ex-Insanity Reigns Supreme, ex-World Pollution, ex-Z.O.T.
Domingo Guitars (1990-1991)
See also: Elusion, Lion's Pride, Persephone's Blade, ex-Gracefallen, Red Nucleus, ex-Ancient Rites, ex-Renaissance
Dirk Bass (1991-1992)
Chris Guitars (1991-1992)
See also: ex-Chronic Death, ex-Renaissance, ex-Rinascimento, Machina Arcana, Red Nucleus
Steve Guitars, Vocals (1992-1995)
See also: ex-Hypnos 69
Matty Guitars (1995-1998)
See also: Barren, Emeth, ex-Aborted
Vince Bass (1997-1998)
Dirk Guitars, Vocals (1998-2007)
Roel Drums (2002-2007)
See also: ex-Fahrenheit AGX
Tony Bass (2007-2008)
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-Permanent Death
Bram Bass (2008-2012)
See also: ex-Tapetum Lucidum
Past
Tuur Vocals (1991)
(R.I.P. 1996) See also: ex-Reign of Terror
Dan Archagathus Vocals (2019)
See also: Archagathus, Electro Quarterstaff, Extremely Brutal, Flesh Hoot, Necrotic Liquefaction, Regurgitated Guts, Sabbatory, Ulfur Skogur, Cross Rage, Loutish, Skeleton (Can), Skunk (Can), ex-Bodies Lay Broken (live), ex-Parfumerie, ex-Cetascean, ex-Crumpled Mumbler, ex-Guns Liquor And Whores, ex-Under Pressure, ex-Violent Gorge
Added by: AUTOPSY_666 Modified by: KingSpooky
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