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Avernus

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Chicago, Illinois
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1992
Genre:
Doom/Death/Gothic Metal
Lyrical themes:
Despair, Suicide, Loss, Mourning, Death
Current label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1992-2009, 2012-present
Avernus, in Roman mythology, was the name for the underworld.

Influenced by artists in the vein of Paradise Lost, Dead Can Dance & Cranes, Avernus' early efforts were a mix of death, doom & cinematic atmosphere. The band's sound quickly evolved into something closer to Goth rock & they managed to record semi-consistently despite an ever-fluctuating roster of musicians, with ...
Current
Rick Yifrach Drums (1992-1996, 1997, 2001-2007, 2007-2008, 2012-present)
Rick McCoy Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards (1992-2007, 2008-2009, 2012-present)
See also: ex-Infecting the Soul, ex-Nevertanezra
Erik Kikke Guitars (1993-1998, 2012-present)
See also: ex-Novembers Doom
James Genenz Guitars, Bass (1998-2002), Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Dysphoria, God Dementia, Jungle Rot, Reign Inferno, ex-Dead for Days, ex-Dead of Winter, ex-Fleshgrind
Joel Leonard Bass (2014-present)
See also: Ghost of Mendea, Old Whiskey Funeral, Seasons of Darkness, ex-Eve of Mourning
Past
Wayne Lezon Guitars
Jodie Grant Vocals (female)
Jason Stevison Guitars (1992-1993)
Tony Volpe Bass (1993-1998, 2012-2014)
Roberto Franco Guitars (1994-1996)
Kimberly Goss Vocals (female) (1994-1995)
See also: ex-Sinergy, ex-Ancient, ex-Dimmu Borgir (live), ex-Therion (live), ex-Children of Bodom (live)
Chris Predkiewicz Keyboards (1995-1996, 1997-1998, 2004-2007, 2007-2009, 2012-2014)
Rhiannon Wisniewski Vocals (female) (1995-1997)
See also: ex-Moth, ex-Noctuary, ex-Nordic Mist, ex-Somnus, ex-Bloodstrike, ex-Dark Arena, ex-Sar Isatum, ex-Turambar, ex-Acheron, ex-Sanctorum, ex-Of Man and Machine
Bill Hamning Drums (1997, 2008-2009)
See also: ex-Dead of Winter, ex-The Electric Hellfire Club, ex-Urn
David Kantor Keyboards (1997)
Jeffrey Joseph Keyboards (1998-2004)
Nikki Spinden Vocals (female) (1998)
Bryan Lanting Guitars (2003)
See also: ex-Infecting the Soul, ex-Neurotoxin
Bjorn Anderson Guitars (2007-2008)
Doug Smith Guitars (2007-2008)
Mike Keyboards (2007)
Erik Vecchione Bass (2008-2009)
Brian Whited Guitars, Bass (2008-2009)
See also: Eve of Mourning, ex-Dead Serenade, ex-Novembers Doom
Past (Live)
Eric Wayne Burnley Bass
See also: ex-Novembers Doom
Neil Calderone Bass
See also: ex-Ailing (live)
Roberto Franco Bass
Dennis Rak Drums
Steve Murray Guitars
See also: ex-Fleshgrind
Scott McIhenney Guitars
Mike Ramirez Keyboards
Rick Yifrach Drums (1992-1996, 1997, 2001-2007, 2007-2008, 2012-present)
Rick McCoy Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards (1992-2007, 2008-2009, 2012-present)
See also: ex-Infecting the Soul, ex-Nevertanezra
Erik Kikke Guitars (1993-1998, 2012-present)
See also: ex-Novembers Doom
James Genenz Guitars, Bass (1998-2002), Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Dysphoria, God Dementia, Jungle Rot, Reign Inferno, ex-Dead for Days, ex-Dead of Winter, ex-Fleshgrind
Joel Leonard Bass (2014-present)
See also: Ghost of Mendea, Old Whiskey Funeral, Seasons of Darkness, ex-Eve of Mourning
Wayne Lezon Guitars
Jodie Grant Vocals (female)
Jason Stevison Guitars (1992-1993)
Tony Volpe Bass (1993-1998, 2012-2014)
Roberto Franco Guitars (1994-1996)
Kimberly Goss Vocals (female) (1994-1995)
See also: ex-Sinergy, ex-Ancient, ex-Dimmu Borgir (live), ex-Therion (live), ex-Children of Bodom (live)
Chris Predkiewicz Keyboards (1995-1996, 1997-1998, 2004-2007, 2007-2009, 2012-2014)
Rhiannon Wisniewski Vocals (female) (1995-1997)
See also: ex-Moth, ex-Noctuary, ex-Nordic Mist, ex-Somnus, ex-Bloodstrike, ex-Dark Arena, ex-Sar Isatum, ex-Turambar, ex-Acheron, ex-Sanctorum, ex-Of Man and Machine
Bill Hamning Drums (1997, 2008-2009)
See also: ex-Dead of Winter, ex-The Electric Hellfire Club, ex-Urn
David Kantor Keyboards (1997)
Jeffrey Joseph Keyboards (1998-2004)
Nikki Spinden Vocals (female) (1998)
Bryan Lanting Guitars (2003)
See also: ex-Infecting the Soul, ex-Neurotoxin
Bjorn Anderson Guitars (2007-2008)
Doug Smith Guitars (2007-2008)
Mike Keyboards (2007)
Erik Vecchione Bass (2008-2009)
Brian Whited Guitars, Bass (2008-2009)
See also: Eve of Mourning, ex-Dead Serenade, ex-Novembers Doom
Past
Eric Wayne Burnley Bass
See also: ex-Novembers Doom
Neil Calderone Bass
See also: ex-Ailing (live)
Roberto Franco Bass
Dennis Rak Drums
Steve Murray Guitars
See also: ex-Fleshgrind
Scott McIhenney Guitars
Mike Ramirez Keyboards
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Added on: 2002-07-21 22:32:53 Last modified on: 2021-05-01 22:08:06