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Immolation

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Yonkers, New York
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1988
Genre:
Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
Anti-religion, Atheism, Society, Politics, Inner struggles
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1986-1988 (as Rigor Mortis), 1988-present
Formed in May 1986 by Andrew Sakowicz (bass, vocals, guitar) and Dave Wilkinson (drums) under the name of Rigor Mortis.

The band used to rehearse in Cleveland, Ohio, where Steve Shalaty lived, with the three New York-based band members making the 14-hour round trip. They stopped this practice around 2010, and currently only play together at live shows.

Compilation Appearances
- "Into ...
Current
Ross Dolan Bass, Vocals (1988-present)
See also: Karyn Crisis' Gospel of the Witches (live)
Robert Vigna Guitars (1988-present)
See also: Karyn Crisis' Gospel of the Witches (live), ex-Rigor Mortis
Steve Shalaty Drums (2003-present)
See also: ex-Escalation Anger, ex-Odious Sanction, ex-Deeds of Flesh, ex-At No End, ex-Gutted, ex-Zymurgy
Alex Bouks Guitars (2016-present)
See also: Ruinous, Master (live), ex-Goreaphobia, ex-Rise to Offend, ex-Funebrarum, ex-Incantation
Past
Neal Boback Drums (1988-1989)
Tom Wilkinson Guitars (1988-2001)
See also: ex-Rigor Mortis
Craig Smilowski Drums (1991-1996)
See also: Disma, Rellik, ex-Rise to Offend, ex-Violemosh, ex-Terreign, ex-Incantation (live), ex-Masada, ex-Thevetat, ex-Goreaphobia, ex-Perverseraph
Alex Hernandez Drums (1999-2002)
See also: Dysphoria, ex-Fallen Christ, ex-Requiem Aeternam, ex-Disassociate
Bill Taylor Guitars (2001-2016)
See also: ex-Blackened Wisdom, ex-Feldgrau, ex-Laceration, ex-Xenomorph, ex-Acheron, ex-Angelcorpse, ex-Perdition Temple
Past (Live)
John McEntee Guitars (2001)
See also: Funerus, Incantation, ex-Mortician, ex-Goreaphobia, ex-Revenant
Ross Dolan Bass, Vocals (1988-present)
See also: Karyn Crisis' Gospel of the Witches (live)
Robert Vigna Guitars (1988-present)
See also: Karyn Crisis' Gospel of the Witches (live), ex-Rigor Mortis
Steve Shalaty Drums (2003-present)
See also: ex-Escalation Anger, ex-Odious Sanction, ex-Deeds of Flesh, ex-At No End, ex-Gutted, ex-Zymurgy
Alex Bouks Guitars (2016-present)
See also: Ruinous, Master (live), ex-Goreaphobia, ex-Rise to Offend, ex-Funebrarum, ex-Incantation
Neal Boback Drums (1988-1989)
Tom Wilkinson Guitars (1988-2001)
See also: ex-Rigor Mortis
Craig Smilowski Drums (1991-1996)
See also: Disma, Rellik, ex-Rise to Offend, ex-Violemosh, ex-Terreign, ex-Incantation (live), ex-Masada, ex-Thevetat, ex-Goreaphobia, ex-Perverseraph
Alex Hernandez Drums (1999-2002)
See also: Dysphoria, ex-Fallen Christ, ex-Requiem Aeternam, ex-Disassociate
Bill Taylor Guitars (2001-2016)
See also: ex-Blackened Wisdom, ex-Feldgrau, ex-Laceration, ex-Xenomorph, ex-Acheron, ex-Angelcorpse, ex-Perdition Temple
Past
John McEntee Guitars (2001)
See also: Funerus, Incantation, ex-Mortician, ex-Goreaphobia, ex-Revenant
Added by: Blasphemer Modified by: gothic_metal
Added on: 2002-07-18 12:26:42 Last modified on: 2017-06-12 13:31:13