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Machine Head

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Oakland, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Groove/Thrash Metal, Nu-Metal
Lyrical themes:
Violence, Domination, Respect, Inner struggles, Politics
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1991-present
Initially formed as a side-project, while Robb Flynn was still in Vio-Lence, on October 12th, 1991. They became his main band after he quit the latter.

Contrary to popular belief, the band were not named after the Deep Purple album Machine Head.

Shifted from groove/thrash metal to a more nu metal-tinged sound for two of their albums (The Burning Red and Supercharger), then back to a ...
Current
Robb Flynn Vocals, Guitars (1991-present)
See also: ex-Vio-lence, ex-Sexoturica, ex-Forbidden Evil, ex-Quarteto de Pinga, ex-Roadrunner United
Jared MacEachern Bass, Vocals (backing) (2013-present)
See also: ex-Serenity Dies, ex-Sanctity
Matt Alston Drums, Percussion (2019-present)
See also: Eastern Front, Sanctorum, Devilment
Vogg Guitars (lead) (2019-present)
See also: Decapitated, Lux Occulta, ex-Sceptic (live), ex-Vader (live)
Past
Adam Duce Bass, Vocals (backing) (1991-2013)
Logan Mader Guitars (1991-1998)
See also: Once Human, ex-Soulfly, ex-Blue, ex-Idol-X, ex-Logan Mader / J.S. Clayden, ex-Medication, ex-New Black, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Stereo Black
Tony Costanza Drums (1992)
(R.I.P. 2020) See also: ex-Crowbar, ex-Papsmear, ex-Area 51, ex-Crisis, ex-Debris Inc.
Chris Kontos Drums, Percussion (1992-1995)
See also: ex-Attitude Adjustment, ex-Konkhra, ex-Testament, ex-The Alien Blakk, ex-Verbal Abuse, ex-Death Angel (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-Hell's Kitchen, ex-Anti-Trust, ex-Custard Pie, ex-Grinch, ex-Sangre Eterna (USA), ex-The Servants
Will Carroll Drums (1995)
See also: Death Angel, Hammers of Misfortune, Old Grandad, ex-MindZone, ex-Scarecrow, ex-Warfare D.C., ex-Warning S.F., AC/DZ (AC/DC tribute), The Past, ex-Serpent Crown, ex-Castle (live), ex-Vicious Rumors (live), ex-Ulysses Siren
Walter "Monsta" Ryan Drums (1995)
See also: Attitude Adjustment, ex-Paranoia, ex-Burnt Offering, ex-D.R.I., ex-Possessed, ex-Harley's War (live), ex-Madball, ex-Powerhouse
Dave McClain Drums, Percussion (1996-2018)
See also: Sacred Reich, ex-Catalepsy, ex-Ministers of Anger, ex-Murdercar, ex-Narita, ex-S.A. Slayer, ex-Juggernaut, ex-Mark Reale Project, ex-Seance, ex-Turbin, ex-Tyrant
Ahrue Luster Guitars (1998-2001)
See also: ex-The Horde of Torment, ex-Pestilence, ex-Ill Niño, ex-Terror Universal
Phil Demmel Guitars (2001), Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2003-2018)
See also: Vio-lence, ex-Torque, BPMD, ex-Metal Allegiance (live), ex-Slayer (live), ex-Dublin Death Patrol, ex-Metal Warrior, ex-Technocracy
Current (Live)
Chris Kontos Drums (2019-present)
See also: ex-Attitude Adjustment, ex-Konkhra, ex-Testament, ex-The Alien Blakk, ex-Verbal Abuse, ex-Death Angel (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-Hell's Kitchen, ex-Anti-Trust, ex-Custard Pie, ex-Grinch, ex-Sangre Eterna (USA), ex-The Servants
Logan Mader Guitars (2019-present)
See also: Once Human, ex-Soulfly, ex-Blue, ex-Idol-X, ex-Logan Mader / J.S. Clayden, ex-Medication, ex-New Black, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Stereo Black
Past (Live)
Mårten Hagström Guitars (1995)
See also: Meshuggah, ex-Barophobia
Phil Demmel Guitars (2002)
See also: Vio-lence, ex-Torque, BPMD, ex-Metal Allegiance (live), ex-Slayer (live), ex-Dublin Death Patrol, ex-Metal Warrior, ex-Technocracy
Brandon Sigmund Bass (2007)
See also: ex-Hostility
Corey Beaulieu Guitars (2007)
See also: Trivium
Christopher Amott Guitars (2007)
See also: Dark Tranquillity, ex-Armageddon, Black Earth, Christopher Amott, ex-Arch Enemy, ex-Ghost Ship Octavius
Matt Heafy Guitars (2007)
See also: Trivium, Capharnaum, Mrityu, ex-Mindscar, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Tomorrow Is Monday, ex-Korn (live)
Frédéric Leclercq Guitars (2007)
See also: Kreator, Loudblast, Menace, Sinsaenum, ex-Maladaptive, ex-Memoria, Amahiru, Egoine, ex-DragonForce, ex-Heavenly, ex-Carnival in Coal (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-Denied, ex-Gods of Hate, ex-Hors Normes, ex-Militia, ex-Sudel's Project, ex-Suxeed, ex-The Gust
Jared MacEachern Vocals (backing) (2007)
See also: ex-Serenity Dies, ex-Sanctity
Robb Rivera Drums (2008)
See also: ex-Order of Chaos, ex-Nonpoint Factor, ex-Sekel, Nonpoint
Mark Castillo Drums (2008)
See also: ex-Between the Buried and Me, ex-Bury Your Dead, ex-Crossfade, ex-Emmure, ex-The Acacia Strain (live)
Vinnie Paul Drums (2008)
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Damageplan, ex-Pantera, ex-Hellyeah, ex-Gasoline, ex-Rebel Meets Rebel, ex-Tres Diablos
Robb Flynn Vocals, Guitars (1991-present)
See also: ex-Vio-lence, ex-Sexoturica, ex-Forbidden Evil, ex-Quarteto de Pinga, ex-Roadrunner United
Jared MacEachern Bass, Vocals (backing) (2013-present)
See also: ex-Serenity Dies, ex-Sanctity
Matt Alston Drums, Percussion (2019-present)
See also: Eastern Front, Sanctorum, Devilment
Vogg Guitars (lead) (2019-present)
See also: Decapitated, Lux Occulta, ex-Sceptic (live), ex-Vader (live)
Adam Duce Bass, Vocals (backing) (1991-2013)
Logan Mader Guitars (1991-1998)
See also: Once Human, ex-Soulfly, ex-Blue, ex-Idol-X, ex-Logan Mader / J.S. Clayden, ex-Medication, ex-New Black, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Stereo Black
Tony Costanza Drums (1992)
(R.I.P. 2020) See also: ex-Crowbar, ex-Papsmear, ex-Area 51, ex-Crisis, ex-Debris Inc.
Chris Kontos Drums, Percussion (1992-1995)
See also: ex-Attitude Adjustment, ex-Konkhra, ex-Testament, ex-The Alien Blakk, ex-Verbal Abuse, ex-Death Angel (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-Hell's Kitchen, ex-Anti-Trust, ex-Custard Pie, ex-Grinch, ex-Sangre Eterna (USA), ex-The Servants
Will Carroll Drums (1995)
See also: Death Angel, Hammers of Misfortune, Old Grandad, ex-MindZone, ex-Scarecrow, ex-Warfare D.C., ex-Warning S.F., AC/DZ (AC/DC tribute), The Past, ex-Serpent Crown, ex-Castle (live), ex-Vicious Rumors (live), ex-Ulysses Siren
Walter "Monsta" Ryan Drums (1995)
See also: Attitude Adjustment, ex-Paranoia, ex-Burnt Offering, ex-D.R.I., ex-Possessed, ex-Harley's War (live), ex-Madball, ex-Powerhouse
Dave McClain Drums, Percussion (1996-2018)
See also: Sacred Reich, ex-Catalepsy, ex-Ministers of Anger, ex-Murdercar, ex-Narita, ex-S.A. Slayer, ex-Juggernaut, ex-Mark Reale Project, ex-Seance, ex-Turbin, ex-Tyrant
Ahrue Luster Guitars (1998-2001)
See also: ex-The Horde of Torment, ex-Pestilence, ex-Ill Niño, ex-Terror Universal
Phil Demmel Guitars (2001), Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2003-2018)
See also: Vio-lence, ex-Torque, BPMD, ex-Metal Allegiance (live), ex-Slayer (live), ex-Dublin Death Patrol, ex-Metal Warrior, ex-Technocracy
Current
Chris Kontos Drums (2019-present)
See also: ex-Attitude Adjustment, ex-Konkhra, ex-Testament, ex-The Alien Blakk, ex-Verbal Abuse, ex-Death Angel (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-Hell's Kitchen, ex-Anti-Trust, ex-Custard Pie, ex-Grinch, ex-Sangre Eterna (USA), ex-The Servants
Logan Mader Guitars (2019-present)
See also: Once Human, ex-Soulfly, ex-Blue, ex-Idol-X, ex-Logan Mader / J.S. Clayden, ex-Medication, ex-New Black, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Stereo Black
Past
Mårten Hagström Guitars (1995)
See also: Meshuggah, ex-Barophobia
Phil Demmel Guitars (2002)
See also: Vio-lence, ex-Torque, BPMD, ex-Metal Allegiance (live), ex-Slayer (live), ex-Dublin Death Patrol, ex-Metal Warrior, ex-Technocracy
Brandon Sigmund Bass (2007)
See also: ex-Hostility
Corey Beaulieu Guitars (2007)
See also: Trivium
Christopher Amott Guitars (2007)
See also: Dark Tranquillity, ex-Armageddon, Black Earth, Christopher Amott, ex-Arch Enemy, ex-Ghost Ship Octavius
Matt Heafy Guitars (2007)
See also: Trivium, Capharnaum, Mrityu, ex-Mindscar, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Tomorrow Is Monday, ex-Korn (live)
Frédéric Leclercq Guitars (2007)
See also: Kreator, Loudblast, Menace, Sinsaenum, ex-Maladaptive, ex-Memoria, Amahiru, Egoine, ex-DragonForce, ex-Heavenly, ex-Carnival in Coal (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-Denied, ex-Gods of Hate, ex-Hors Normes, ex-Militia, ex-Sudel's Project, ex-Suxeed, ex-The Gust
Jared MacEachern Vocals (backing) (2007)
See also: ex-Serenity Dies, ex-Sanctity
Robb Rivera Drums (2008)
See also: ex-Order of Chaos, ex-Nonpoint Factor, ex-Sekel, Nonpoint
Mark Castillo Drums (2008)
See also: ex-Between the Buried and Me, ex-Bury Your Dead, ex-Crossfade, ex-Emmure, ex-The Acacia Strain (live)
Vinnie Paul Drums (2008)
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Damageplan, ex-Pantera, ex-Hellyeah, ex-Gasoline, ex-Rebel Meets Rebel, ex-Tres Diablos
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Added on: 2002-07-19 22:44:20 Last modified on: 2020-08-08 00:23:04