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Cattle Decapitation

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
San Diego, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1996
Genre:
Progressive Death Metal/Grindcore
Lyrical themes:
Misanthropy, Gore, Revenge, Animal supremacy
Current label:
Metal Blade Records
Years active:
1996-present
The band has a quite large fanbase among animal rights/liberation supporters due to their beliefs, album covers and lyrics which usually focus on prioritizing animals over human life. The band originally consisted of all vegetarians, but Josh Elmore and Travis Ryan are the only vegetarians of the band now.

Cattle Decapitation started as a three-piece that shortly added Ryan after their then ...
Current
Travis Ryan Vocals (1997-present)
See also: Defixion (live), ex-5/5/2000, ex-Strangulation, ex-Murder Construct, Anal Trump, ex-Nader Sadek, ex-Anal Flatulence, ex-Lávese las manos, ex-Rubbr Cmnt, ex-Shaftmouth, ex-Stigmata, ex-The Graveyard Whispers, ex-The Mono Source, ex-UUM
Josh Elmore Guitars (2001-present)
See also: ex-7000 Dying Rats, ex-My Lai
David McGraw Drums (2007-present)
See also: Sleep Terror (live), ex-Fused, ex-Collapse
Olivier Pinard Bass (2018-present)
See also: Akurion, Cryptopsy, Vengeful, Under the Grave (live), Neuraxis, ex-Solium Fatalis
Belisario Dimuzio Guitars (2018-present)
See also: Eukaryst
Past
Dave Astor Drums (1996-2003)
See also: Pathology, Being Killed, ex-Parasitic, ex-The Locust
Gabe Serbian Guitars (1996-2000)
See also: Holy Molar, The Locust, Zu, ex-Dead Cross, ex-Head Wound City, ex-Merzbow (live), ex-Otto von Schirach (live)
Scott Miller Guitars, Vocals (1996)
See also: ex-Pro-Death, ex-Sutekh Hexen, ex-Circle of Eyes (live), ex-Death Monk (live), ex-Al Qaeda, ex-Shotheq
Troy Oftedal Bass (2001-2009)
See also: Cave Bastard, Dead Ghosts, ex-DisreantiyouthhellchristbastardassmanX, ex-Mitten Spider, ex-Piglife, ex-UUM
Michael Laughlin Drums (2003-2006, 2006, 2007)
See also: Creation Is Crucifixion, Derkéta, Tartarus, ex-Chapter
J.R. Daniels Drums (2006-2007)
See also: Crown of Creation, Dark Prophecy (USA), Trial by Stone, ex-Immanifest, ex-Promethean Horde, ex-Angelcorpse (live), ex-Success Will Write Apocalypse Across the Sky, ex-Trial by Stone, ex-Unholy Ghost, ex-Royal Anguish
Derek Engemann Bass (2010-2018)
See also: Cast the Stone, China Girl, Conflux, Covenance, Scour, ex-Christ Hate, ex-Unmerciful, ex-Neuraxis (live), ex-Vile Penance
Current (Live)
Diego Soria Bass (2018-present)
See also: Broken Hope, Shattered Eyes, Disgorge
Past (Live)
Kevin Talley Drums (2006)
See also: Busted Guts, Embrace the Dawn, Feared, Grot, Martyred, Nothnegal, Sylencer, The Art of Hate, Dååth, ex-Horror of Horrors, ex-Castrofate, ex-Consumned, ex-Decrepit Birth, ex-Dying Fetus, ex-Implore, ex-Misery Index, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Snipers of Babel, ex-Suffocation, ex-Them, ex-WretchedPain, ex-Absence of the Sacred (live), ex-Battlecross (live), ex-DevilDriver (live), ex-Hate Eternal (live), ex-M.O.D. (live), ex-The Black Dahlia Murder (live), ex-The Red Chord (live), ex-Chimaira, ex-Worlds Divide, ex-All the Way to the Bank, ex-Knuckle Deep
Michael Laughlin Drums (2006)
See also: Creation Is Crucifixion, Derkéta, Tartarus, ex-Chapter
Rah Davis Bass (2009)
See also: ex-Broca's Aphasia, ex-Cephalotripsy, ex-Skelator, ex-Man Destroys Himself, ex-Holy Tirant
Olivier Pinard Bass (2013, 2018)
See also: Akurion, Cryptopsy, Vengeful, Under the Grave (live), Neuraxis, ex-Solium Fatalis
Belisario Dimuzio Guitars (rhythm) (2015-2018), Bass (2018)
See also: Eukaryst
Todd Stern Bass (2018)
See also: Abacinate, Hammer Fight, Psycroptic, ex-The Ghost in Black and White, ex-Binary Code (live), ex-Havok (live)
Jim Parker Bass (2018)
See also: Claim the Throne, Entrails Eradicated, ex-Blowtorch Abortion, AP (live), ex-Disentomb, ex-Earth Rot, ex-Chainsaw Charlie and the Chocolate Cha Cha Factory, ex-Petrol Powered Goon Bag Holocaust
Travis Ryan Vocals (1997-present)
See also: Defixion (live), ex-5/5/2000, ex-Strangulation, ex-Murder Construct, Anal Trump, ex-Nader Sadek, ex-Anal Flatulence, ex-Lávese las manos, ex-Rubbr Cmnt, ex-Shaftmouth, ex-Stigmata, ex-The Graveyard Whispers, ex-The Mono Source, ex-UUM
Josh Elmore Guitars (2001-present)
See also: ex-7000 Dying Rats, ex-My Lai
David McGraw Drums (2007-present)
See also: Sleep Terror (live), ex-Fused, ex-Collapse
Olivier Pinard Bass (2018-present)
See also: Akurion, Cryptopsy, Vengeful, Under the Grave (live), Neuraxis, ex-Solium Fatalis
Belisario Dimuzio Guitars (2018-present)
See also: Eukaryst
Dave Astor Drums (1996-2003)
See also: Pathology, Being Killed, ex-Parasitic, ex-The Locust
Gabe Serbian Guitars (1996-2000)
See also: Holy Molar, The Locust, Zu, ex-Dead Cross, ex-Head Wound City, ex-Merzbow (live), ex-Otto von Schirach (live)
Scott Miller Guitars, Vocals (1996)
See also: ex-Pro-Death, ex-Sutekh Hexen, ex-Circle of Eyes (live), ex-Death Monk (live), ex-Al Qaeda, ex-Shotheq
Troy Oftedal Bass (2001-2009)
See also: Cave Bastard, Dead Ghosts, ex-DisreantiyouthhellchristbastardassmanX, ex-Mitten Spider, ex-Piglife, ex-UUM
Michael Laughlin Drums (2003-2006, 2006, 2007)
See also: Creation Is Crucifixion, Derkéta, Tartarus, ex-Chapter
J.R. Daniels Drums (2006-2007)
See also: Crown of Creation, Dark Prophecy (USA), Trial by Stone, ex-Immanifest, ex-Promethean Horde, ex-Angelcorpse (live), ex-Success Will Write Apocalypse Across the Sky, ex-Trial by Stone, ex-Unholy Ghost, ex-Royal Anguish
Derek Engemann Bass (2010-2018)
See also: Cast the Stone, China Girl, Conflux, Covenance, Scour, ex-Christ Hate, ex-Unmerciful, ex-Neuraxis (live), ex-Vile Penance
Current
Diego Soria Bass (2018-present)
See also: Broken Hope, Shattered Eyes, Disgorge
Past
Kevin Talley Drums (2006)
See also: Busted Guts, Embrace the Dawn, Feared, Grot, Martyred, Nothnegal, Sylencer, The Art of Hate, Dååth, ex-Horror of Horrors, ex-Castrofate, ex-Consumned, ex-Decrepit Birth, ex-Dying Fetus, ex-Implore, ex-Misery Index, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Snipers of Babel, ex-Suffocation, ex-Them, ex-WretchedPain, ex-Absence of the Sacred (live), ex-Battlecross (live), ex-DevilDriver (live), ex-Hate Eternal (live), ex-M.O.D. (live), ex-The Black Dahlia Murder (live), ex-The Red Chord (live), ex-Chimaira, ex-Worlds Divide, ex-All the Way to the Bank, ex-Knuckle Deep
Michael Laughlin Drums (2006)
See also: Creation Is Crucifixion, Derkéta, Tartarus, ex-Chapter
Rah Davis Bass (2009)
See also: ex-Broca's Aphasia, ex-Cephalotripsy, ex-Skelator, ex-Man Destroys Himself, ex-Holy Tirant
Olivier Pinard Bass (2013, 2018)
See also: Akurion, Cryptopsy, Vengeful, Under the Grave (live), Neuraxis, ex-Solium Fatalis
Belisario Dimuzio Guitars (rhythm) (2015-2018), Bass (2018)
See also: Eukaryst
Todd Stern Bass (2018)
See also: Abacinate, Hammer Fight, Psycroptic, ex-The Ghost in Black and White, ex-Binary Code (live), ex-Havok (live)
Jim Parker Bass (2018)
See also: Claim the Throne, Entrails Eradicated, ex-Blowtorch Abortion, AP (live), ex-Disentomb, ex-Earth Rot, ex-Chainsaw Charlie and the Chocolate Cha Cha Factory, ex-Petrol Powered Goon Bag Holocaust
Added by: Blastbeats Modified by: Storm of the Light's Bane
Added on: 2002-09-18 23:08:16 Last modified on: 2018-11-06 23:04:31