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Hellhammer

Country of origin:
Switzerland
Location:
Nürensdorf, Zurich
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1982
Genre:
Speed/Thrash/Black Metal
Lyrical themes:
Death, Satan, Destruction, Armageddon
Last label:
Noise Records
Years active:
1982 (as Hammerhead), 1982-1984
Formed in May 1982 under the name Hammerhead, which was soon changed to Hellhammer. The band was formed by Tom Warrior and Steve Warrior after the collapse of their previous band, Grave Hill.

Hellhammer are widely credited as pioneers of extreme metal (black metal in particular) along with Venom and Bathory. Tom G Warrior and Martin Ain formed Celtic Frost the day after Hellhammer ...
Last known
Denial Fiend Drums (1982-1984)
See also: ex-Moorhead
Satanic Slaughter Guitars, Vocals (1982-1984)
See also: Triptykon, ex-Apollyon Sun, ex-Celtic Frost, ex-Grave Hill, ex-Tarot
Slayed Necros Bass (1983-1984)
See also: ex-Celtic Frost, ex-Shizo
Past
Steve "Savage Damage" Warrior Bass, Vocals (1982-1983)
See also: ex-Grave Hill, ex-Køtsen, ex-Tarot
Pete Stratton Drums (1982)
Steve "Evoked Damnator" Priestly Bass (1983), Drums (1983)
See also: Kharma, ex-Apollyon Sun, ex-Celtic Frost, ex-Shizo
Mike "Grim Decapitator" Owens Bass (1983)
Vince "Dei Infernal" Caretti Guitars (1984)
See also: ex-Paranoid
Denial Fiend Drums (1982-1984)
See also: ex-Moorhead
Satanic Slaughter Guitars, Vocals (1982-1984)
See also: Triptykon, ex-Apollyon Sun, ex-Celtic Frost, ex-Grave Hill, ex-Tarot
Slayed Necros Bass (1983-1984)
See also: ex-Celtic Frost, ex-Shizo
Steve "Savage Damage" Warrior Bass, Vocals (1982-1983)
See also: ex-Grave Hill, ex-Køtsen, ex-Tarot
Pete Stratton Drums (1982)
Steve "Evoked Damnator" Priestly Bass (1983), Drums (1983)
See also: Kharma, ex-Apollyon Sun, ex-Celtic Frost, ex-Shizo
Mike "Grim Decapitator" Owens Bass (1983)
Vince "Dei Infernal" Caretti Guitars (1984)
See also: ex-Paranoid
Added by: TheGreatNads Modified by: Krister Jensen
Added on: 2002-07-19 02:57:42 Last modified on: 2017-05-29 03:59:38