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Black Death

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Status:
Disputed
Formed in:
1977
Genre:
Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
Death, Armageddon, Metal, Love
Last label:
Auburn Records
Years active:
1977-1988, 2009-2010 (as "Black Death"), 2014-present (as Black Death Resurrected)
Not to be confused with Black Death, a thrash/black metal band from California.

Formed in 1977, Black Death is one of the earliest known all African-American metal bands.

The current status of the band is disputed. In 2009, founding members Greg Hicks and Siki Spacek decided to reform the band separately. This band page reflects the state of the band as it was in 1988, before the dispute. ...
Last known
Siki Spacek Vocals, Guitars (1977-1988)
See also: Black Death Resurrected, N.O.T.E., ex-Mandrake, ex-Iron Messiah, ex-Siki Spacek and The Resurrection
Stanley "Mr. Wizard" Gore Drums (1986-1988)
Joe Harris Bass (1987-1988)
Vincent Lindsay Guitars (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Black Death Resurrected
Past
Clayborn Pinkins (R.I.P. 1979) Bass (1977-1979)
Phil Bullard Drums (1977-1986)
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-Mandrake
Greg Hicks Guitars (1977-1985)
See also: ex-Black Death
Frank "Squeaky Oyl" Powell (R.I.P. 2017) Guitars (1977)
Ed Goodan (R.I.P.) Bass (1979-1980)
Darrell Harris Bass (1980-1985)
Black Leeroy Bass (1986-1987)
Stoney Curtis Guitars (1986-1987)
Siki Spacek Vocals, Guitars (1977-1988)
See also: Black Death Resurrected, N.O.T.E., ex-Mandrake, ex-Iron Messiah, ex-Siki Spacek and The Resurrection
Stanley "Mr. Wizard" Gore Drums (1986-1988)
Joe Harris Bass (1987-1988)
Vincent Lindsay Guitars (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Black Death Resurrected
Clayborn Pinkins (R.I.P. 1979) Bass (1977-1979)
Phil Bullard Drums (1977-1986)
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-Mandrake
Greg Hicks Guitars (1977-1985)
See also: ex-Black Death
Frank "Squeaky Oyl" Powell (R.I.P. 2017) Guitars (1977)
Ed Goodan (R.I.P.) Bass (1979-1980)
Darrell Harris Bass (1980-1985)
Black Leeroy Bass (1986-1987)
Stoney Curtis Guitars (1986-1987)
Added by: PumpkinFlyFree Modified by: Wilkun
Added on: 2002-07-21 22:33:32 Last modified on: 2020-02-23 16:00:44