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Massacre

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Tampa, Florida
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1985
Genre:
Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
Ancient Evil, Lovecraft, Relationships (on "Promise")
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1985-1987, 1989-1992, 1993-1996, 2006-2008, 2011-2014, 2017 (as Massacre X), 2017-2019 (as Gods of Death), 2019-present
Not to be confused with:
- Massacre from (death metal from Aurora, Illinois)
- Massacre (experimental rock from New York City, New York)

The band started as a heavy/power/speed metal band playing cover songs until Kam Lee and Allen West joined, upon which, they converted their style to death metal. Kam Lee is considered an influential innovator in extreme vocals. Many credit him as inventing the ...
Current
Mike Borders Bass (1985-1986, 2019-present)
See also: ex-Cyanide
Kam Lee Vocals (1985-1987, 1989-1992, 1993-1996, 2006-2007, 2019-present)
See also: Akatharta, Broken Gravestones, Grave Wax, Kam Lee, Nattravnen, The Skeletal, ex-Bone Gnawer, ex-The Grotesquery, ex-Mantas, Necropalypse, Troikadon, ex-Denial Fiend, ex-Death, ex-Skincrawler, ex-Abhorrent Existence, ex-Beware, ex-Cadaverizer, ex-Corpse Rot, ex-Cryptidz, ex-Demiurge, ex-Gods of Death, ex-Kauldron, ex-Phlegethon, ex-Shadows with Knives
Brynjar Helgeton Drums (2020-present)
See also: Crypticus, Dominant, Gods Forsaken, Johansson & Speckmann, Just Before Dawn, Kam Lee, Liklukt, The Skeletal, ex-The Grotesquery, ex-Axeslasher, ex-Down Among the Dead Men, ex-Megascavenger, ex-Ribspreader, ex-Those Who Bring the Torture, ex-Moordzucht
Scott Fairfax Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Memoriam, Benediction (live), As the World Dies, Hellfrost and Fire, ex-Cerebral Fix, ex-Exploder, ex-Anal Back Charge, ex-Life Denied
Jonny Pettersson Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Acid Domain, Ashcloud, Berzerker Legion, Cropsy Maniac, Crossbow Suicide, Gods Forsaken, Heads for the Dead, Henry Kane, Human Harvest, Just Before Dawn, Monstrous, Nattravnen, Pale King, Skineater, Syn:drom, The Hangmans Sorrow, Ursinne, Vholdghast, Wombbath, ex-Disfigured Victims, ex-Cavevomit, Troikadon, ex-Sorghegard, ex-Ooz
Rogga Johansson Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Bloodgut, Dead Sun, Down Among the Dead Men, Echelon, Eye of Purgatory, Fondlecorpse, Furnace, Ghoulhouse, God Cries, Grisly, Humanity Delete, Johansson & Speckmann, Lobotomy Dept, Megascavenger, Monstrous, Necrogod, Paganizer, PermaDeath, Pile of Skulls, Putrevore, Reek, Revolting, Ribspreader, Rogga Johansson, Severed Limbs, Stass, Svitjod, The Cleaner and Mr. Filth's Van Murders, The Dead Cold, The Skeletal, Those Who Bring the Torture, To Descend, ex-Carve, ex-Demiurg, ex-Eaten, ex-Foreboding, ex-Minotaur Head, ex-Skeletal Spectre, ex-Swarming, ex-Terminal Grip, ex-The Grotesquery, Troikadon, ex-Banished from Inferno, ex-Graveyard After Graveyard, ex-Sinners Burn, ex-Soulburn, ex-The 11th Hour, ex-Deranged (live), ex-Bone Gnawer, ex-To the Gallows
Past
Scott Blackwood Bass (1985)
Bill Andrews Drums (1985-1987, 1989-1993)
See also: ex-Death
Allen West Guitars (1985)
See also: ex-Lowbrow, ex-Southwicked, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Obituary, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Lustmord (live), ex-Corpse Rot, ex-Cyanide, ex-Gallery of Suicide
JP Chartier Guitars (1985)
See also: ex-Xecutioner
Rick Rozz Guitars (1985-1987, 1989-1995, 2011-2014, 2019)
See also: ex-('M') Inc., ex-The End, ex-Mantas, The Ride, ex-Death Before Dying, ex-Death, ex-Thatcher, ex-Flo, ex-Gods of Death, ex-Hidden Force
Mark Brents Vocals (1985)
Terry Butler Bass (1986-1987, 1990-1992, 1993, 2006-2007, 2011-2014)
See also: Denial Fiend, Obituary, Hideous, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Death, ex-Obliterhate
Robby Goodwin Guitars (rhythm) (1986-1987)
Butch Gonzalez Bass (1990)
See also: ex-Tempter
Joe Cangelosi Drums (1990)
See also: Death Corps, Uncivil War, ex-Cerebral Hemorrhage, Brooklyn Militia, ex-Kreator, ex-Whiplash, ex-Eliminate, ex-Moondog, ex-The Burn Victims
Steve Swanson Guitars (1991-1992, 2006-2007)
See also: ex-Last Rite, ex-Six Feet Under
Pete Sison Bass (1994-1996)
See also: ex-Raped Ape, ex-Skrape
Syrus Peters Drums (1994-1996)
See also: Still Naive
Kenny Goodwin Vocals, Guitars (1996)
Dave Pybus Bass (2007)
See also: ex-Darkened, ex-Angtoria, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Prong (live), ex-Sarah Jezebel Deva (live), ex-Anathema, ex-Anul Death, ex-Dreambreed, ex-The Hatebreeders
Curtis Beeson Drums (2007-2008)
See also: ex-Fester, ex-Lowbrow, ex-Havoc Mass, ex-Denial Fiend, ex-Fierce Atmospheres, ex-Nasty Savage, ex-Meltdown, ex-Razor, ex-Singod
Sam Williams Guitars (2007-2008)
See also: Denial Fiend, ex-Down by Law, ex-Pseudo Heroes
Mike Mazzonetto Drums (2011-2014, 2019)
See also: ex-Pain Principle, ex-('M') Inc., ex-The End, ex-Gods of Death
Edwin Webb Vocals (2011-2014)
See also: Destined to Ruin, Fleshreaper, Generichrist, Hideous, ex-Contorted, ex-Diabolic, ex-Eulogy
Jeramie Kling Drums (2019-2020)
See also: Dritt Skit, Ex Deo, Goregäng, Infernaeon, Necromancing the Stone, Ninety Minute Reflex, Ribspreader, The Absence, Venom Inc., Scab (live), Fore, Smoke & Mirrors, ex-Skineater, ex-Wombbath, ex-Gus G. (live)
Taylor Nordberg Guitars (2019-2020)
See also: Dritt Skit, Goregäng, Infernaeon, Ribspreader, Scab, The Absence, Fore, Smoke & Mirrors, ex-Wombbath, ex-Gus G. (live), ex-Necromancing the Stone (live), ex-Soilwork (live)
Past (Live)
Rob Goodwin Guitars (1987)
See also: ex-Zero Hour
Mike Borders Bass (1985-1986, 2019-present)
See also: ex-Cyanide
Kam Lee Vocals (1985-1987, 1989-1992, 1993-1996, 2006-2007, 2019-present)
See also: Akatharta, Broken Gravestones, Grave Wax, Kam Lee, Nattravnen, The Skeletal, ex-Bone Gnawer, ex-The Grotesquery, ex-Mantas, Necropalypse, Troikadon, ex-Denial Fiend, ex-Death, ex-Skincrawler, ex-Abhorrent Existence, ex-Beware, ex-Cadaverizer, ex-Corpse Rot, ex-Cryptidz, ex-Demiurge, ex-Gods of Death, ex-Kauldron, ex-Phlegethon, ex-Shadows with Knives
Brynjar Helgeton Drums (2020-present)
See also: Crypticus, Dominant, Gods Forsaken, Johansson & Speckmann, Just Before Dawn, Kam Lee, Liklukt, The Skeletal, ex-The Grotesquery, ex-Axeslasher, ex-Down Among the Dead Men, ex-Megascavenger, ex-Ribspreader, ex-Those Who Bring the Torture, ex-Moordzucht
Scott Fairfax Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Memoriam, Benediction (live), As the World Dies, Hellfrost and Fire, ex-Cerebral Fix, ex-Exploder, ex-Anal Back Charge, ex-Life Denied
Jonny Pettersson Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Acid Domain, Ashcloud, Berzerker Legion, Cropsy Maniac, Crossbow Suicide, Gods Forsaken, Heads for the Dead, Henry Kane, Human Harvest, Just Before Dawn, Monstrous, Nattravnen, Pale King, Skineater, Syn:drom, The Hangmans Sorrow, Ursinne, Vholdghast, Wombbath, ex-Disfigured Victims, ex-Cavevomit, Troikadon, ex-Sorghegard, ex-Ooz
Rogga Johansson Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Bloodgut, Dead Sun, Down Among the Dead Men, Echelon, Eye of Purgatory, Fondlecorpse, Furnace, Ghoulhouse, God Cries, Grisly, Humanity Delete, Johansson & Speckmann, Lobotomy Dept, Megascavenger, Monstrous, Necrogod, Paganizer, PermaDeath, Pile of Skulls, Putrevore, Reek, Revolting, Ribspreader, Rogga Johansson, Severed Limbs, Stass, Svitjod, The Cleaner and Mr. Filth's Van Murders, The Dead Cold, The Skeletal, Those Who Bring the Torture, To Descend, ex-Carve, ex-Demiurg, ex-Eaten, ex-Foreboding, ex-Minotaur Head, ex-Skeletal Spectre, ex-Swarming, ex-Terminal Grip, ex-The Grotesquery, Troikadon, ex-Banished from Inferno, ex-Graveyard After Graveyard, ex-Sinners Burn, ex-Soulburn, ex-The 11th Hour, ex-Deranged (live), ex-Bone Gnawer, ex-To the Gallows
Scott Blackwood Bass (1985)
Bill Andrews Drums (1985-1987, 1989-1993)
See also: ex-Death
Allen West Guitars (1985)
See also: ex-Lowbrow, ex-Southwicked, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Obituary, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Lustmord (live), ex-Corpse Rot, ex-Cyanide, ex-Gallery of Suicide
JP Chartier Guitars (1985)
See also: ex-Xecutioner
Rick Rozz Guitars (1985-1987, 1989-1995, 2011-2014, 2019)
See also: ex-('M') Inc., ex-The End, ex-Mantas, The Ride, ex-Death Before Dying, ex-Death, ex-Thatcher, ex-Flo, ex-Gods of Death, ex-Hidden Force
Mark Brents Vocals (1985)
Terry Butler Bass (1986-1987, 1990-1992, 1993, 2006-2007, 2011-2014)
See also: Denial Fiend, Obituary, Hideous, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Death, ex-Obliterhate
Robby Goodwin Guitars (rhythm) (1986-1987)
Butch Gonzalez Bass (1990)
See also: ex-Tempter
Joe Cangelosi Drums (1990)
See also: Death Corps, Uncivil War, ex-Cerebral Hemorrhage, Brooklyn Militia, ex-Kreator, ex-Whiplash, ex-Eliminate, ex-Moondog, ex-The Burn Victims
Steve Swanson Guitars (1991-1992, 2006-2007)
See also: ex-Last Rite, ex-Six Feet Under
Pete Sison Bass (1994-1996)
See also: ex-Raped Ape, ex-Skrape
Syrus Peters Drums (1994-1996)
See also: Still Naive
Kenny Goodwin Vocals, Guitars (1996)
Dave Pybus Bass (2007)
See also: ex-Darkened, ex-Angtoria, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Prong (live), ex-Sarah Jezebel Deva (live), ex-Anathema, ex-Anul Death, ex-Dreambreed, ex-The Hatebreeders
Curtis Beeson Drums (2007-2008)
See also: ex-Fester, ex-Lowbrow, ex-Havoc Mass, ex-Denial Fiend, ex-Fierce Atmospheres, ex-Nasty Savage, ex-Meltdown, ex-Razor, ex-Singod
Sam Williams Guitars (2007-2008)
See also: Denial Fiend, ex-Down by Law, ex-Pseudo Heroes
Mike Mazzonetto Drums (2011-2014, 2019)
See also: ex-Pain Principle, ex-('M') Inc., ex-The End, ex-Gods of Death
Edwin Webb Vocals (2011-2014)
See also: Destined to Ruin, Fleshreaper, Generichrist, Hideous, ex-Contorted, ex-Diabolic, ex-Eulogy
Jeramie Kling Drums (2019-2020)
See also: Dritt Skit, Ex Deo, Goregäng, Infernaeon, Necromancing the Stone, Ninety Minute Reflex, Ribspreader, The Absence, Venom Inc., Scab (live), Fore, Smoke & Mirrors, ex-Skineater, ex-Wombbath, ex-Gus G. (live)
Taylor Nordberg Guitars (2019-2020)
See also: Dritt Skit, Goregäng, Infernaeon, Ribspreader, Scab, The Absence, Fore, Smoke & Mirrors, ex-Wombbath, ex-Gus G. (live), ex-Necromancing the Stone (live), ex-Soilwork (live)
Past
Rob Goodwin Guitars (1987)
See also: ex-Zero Hour
Added by: bladewars Modified by: ordoad
Added on: 2002-07-19 02:11:07 Last modified on: 2020-11-15 11:57:47