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Napalm Death

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1981
Genre:
Hardcore Punk (early); Grindcore/Death Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Political unrest, Hate, Anti-fascism, Social issues
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1981-present
One of the founders of grindcore, also contributing heavily to the extreme spectrum of metal and punk. Many consider Repulsion the true founders and legends of grindcore, but this is debatable because technically Napalm Death formed before them.

Originally, on their first few demos, Napalm Death were a peace punk band going under different names such as Political Unrest and Civil Defence, but ...
Current
Shane Embury Bass (1987-present)
See also: Absolute Power, Bent Sea, Born to Murder the World, Brujeria, Hicks Kinison, Insidious Disease, Lock Up, Menace, Tronos, Venomous Concept, War of the Second Dragon, ex-Antichrist, ex-Azagthoth, ex-Intestinal Infestation, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Warhammer, Blood from the Soul, Dark Sky Burial, ex-Liquid Graveyard, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Drop Dead, ex-Malformed Earthborn
Mitch Harris Guitars, Vocals (1989-present)
See also: Absolute Power, Brave the Cold, Defecation, Menace, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Righteous Pigs, ex-Goatlord (live), ex-Regurgitation
Mark "Barney" Greenway Vocals (1989-1996, 1997-present)
See also: ex-Colostomy, ex-Benediction, ex-Extreme Noise Terror
Danny Herrera Drums (1991-present)
See also: ex-Venomous Concept, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live)
Past
Nicholas "Nik Napalm" Bullen Bass (1981-1982, 1986-1987), Vocals (1981-1987)
See also: Alienist, Nicholas Bullen, Rainbow Grave, ex-Adventure, ex-Black Galaxy, ex-Final, ex-Scorn
Miles "Rat" Ratledge Drums (1981-1985)
See also: ex-Witch Hunt
Simon "Si O" Ockenheinem Guitars (1981)
Finbar Quinn Bass (1982-1985)
See also: ex-Curfew
Graham "Robbo" Robertson Bass, Guitars (1982-1985)
Daryl "Sid" Fideski Guitars (1982)
Marian Williams Vocals (1984)
Pete "Peanut" Shaw Bass (1985)
Mick Harris Drums (1985-1991)
See also: ex-Intestinal Infestation, Fret, Lull, Monrella, Scorn, ex-Defecation, ex-Extreme Noise Terror, ex-Godflesh (live), ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Anorexia, ex-Certain Beyond All Reasonable Doubt, ex-Clang, ex-Divination, ex-Doom, ex-Drop Dead, ex-Equations Of Eternity, ex-Frequencies, ex-Hygiene, ex-Matera, ex-Motherfuckers from Mars, ex-PainKiller, ex-Pigface, ex-Praxis, ex-Quoit, ex-The Weakener, ex-Trace Decay, ex-What Now?, ex-Black Engine (live)
Justin Broadrick Guitars (1985-1986)
See also: Godflesh, Jesu, ex-Fall of Because, Council Estate Electronics, Final, Greymachine, JK Flesh, Pale Sketcher, The Blood of Heroes, White Static Demon, Zonal, ex-Sunn O))) (live), ex-Deathless, ex-Curse of the Golden Vampire, ex-Fruitkake, ex-God, ex-Head of David, ex-Hydrus, ex-Ice, ex-Justin Broadrick, ex-Krackhead, ex-Love's Holiday Orchestra, ex-Smear Campaign, ex-Solaris / Solaris BC, ex-Sweet Tooth, ex-Tech Level 2, ex-Techno Animal, ex-The Blakk Korridor, ex-The Sidewinder, ex-White Viper, ex-Youpho
Damien Errington Guitars (1985)
Jim Whitely Bass (1987)
See also: Extinction of Mankind, Warprayer, ex-Prophecy of Doom, Dumbstruck, Squandered, ex-Cracked Cop Skulls, ex-Doom, ex-Drop Dead, ex-Filthkick, ex-Filthkick (Legless), ex-Ripcord
Bill Steer Guitars (1987-1989)
See also: Carcass, Gentlemans Pistols, ex-Angel Witch (live), ex-Disattack, ex-Firebird
Frank Healy Guitars (1987)
See also: Memoriam, Sacrilege, ex-Benediction, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Cerebral Fix, ex-Annihilator
Lee Dorrian Vocals (1987-1989)
See also: Septic Tank, With the Dead, Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, ex-Cathedral, ex-Armed Revolutionary Faction, ex-Pig Disease
Jesse Pintado Guitars (1989-2004)
(R.I.P. 2006) See also: ex-Unknown Death, ex-Brujeria, ex-Lock Up, ex-Resistant Culture, ex-Terrorizer
Phil Vane Vocals (1996-1997)
(R.I.P. 2011) See also: ex-Extreme Noise Terror, ex-Death Dealers, ex-Optimum Wound Profile, ex-Victims of War
Current (Live)
John Cooke Bass, Vocals (2012), Guitars, Vocals (2014-present)
See also: Corrupt Moral Altar, Out for Blood, Venomous Concept, Vicious Bastard, War of the Second Dragon, Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-The Atrocity Exhibit, ex-Malevolent Creation (live), ex-Iron Witch
Past (Live)
Rich Militia Vocals
See also: Isen Torr, Solstice, ex-Sludgelord, Solomon Kane, ex-Pagan Altar, ex-Bio-Hazard, ex-Discontrol, ex-Harmony As One, ex-Nailbomb, ex-Sore Throat, ex-Warfear, ex-Wartorn
Mitch Dickinson Guitars (1987)
See also: ex-Antichrist, ex-Intestinal Infestation, ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Warhammer, ex-Sacrilege, ex-Heresy
Justin Broadrick Guitars, Vocals (1990)
See also: Godflesh, Jesu, ex-Fall of Because, Council Estate Electronics, Final, Greymachine, JK Flesh, Pale Sketcher, The Blood of Heroes, White Static Demon, Zonal, ex-Sunn O))) (live), ex-Deathless, ex-Curse of the Golden Vampire, ex-Fruitkake, ex-God, ex-Head of David, ex-Hydrus, ex-Ice, ex-Justin Broadrick, ex-Krackhead, ex-Love's Holiday Orchestra, ex-Smear Campaign, ex-Solaris / Solaris BC, ex-Sweet Tooth, ex-Tech Level 2, ex-Techno Animal, ex-The Blakk Korridor, ex-The Sidewinder, ex-White Viper, ex-Youpho
Mieszko Talarczyk Vocals (2000)
(R.I.P. 2004) See also: ex-Bloodshed, ex-Shagidiel, ex-Insanity, ex-Altar, ex-Nasum, ex-Charles Hårfager, ex-Genocide Superstars, ex-Krigshot
Jesper Liveröd Bass (2013)
See also: ex-Burst, ex-Nasum, Blood from the Soul
Vernon Blake Bass (2015, 2019)
See also: Belchin Penguin, Man on a Boat, ex-Anarchus
Erik Burke Guitars (2015)
See also: Blurring, Inmania, Nuclear Assault, Sulaco, ex-As the World Burns, ex-Lethargy, ex-Matrikhore, ex-Moment of Truth, ex-Brutal Truth, ex-Kalibas, ex-Withered Earth (live), ex-Blatant Crap Taste (B.C.T.), ex-Colossus of Rails, ex-Girdle, ex-Kill Whitaker, ex-Lazers, ex-MungBeanDemon, ex-Revök, ex-Valpurga, ex-Bughouse (live), ex-Low Ton (live)
Reese Vocals (2015)
See also: Corrupt Moral Altar, Lake Baikal, ex-Introrectalgestation, ex-Reth, Horsebastard, ex-Evisorax, ex-Dismal (live), ex-Microsleeper
Shane Embury Bass (1987-present)
See also: Absolute Power, Bent Sea, Born to Murder the World, Brujeria, Hicks Kinison, Insidious Disease, Lock Up, Menace, Tronos, Venomous Concept, War of the Second Dragon, ex-Antichrist, ex-Azagthoth, ex-Intestinal Infestation, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Warhammer, Blood from the Soul, Dark Sky Burial, ex-Liquid Graveyard, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Drop Dead, ex-Malformed Earthborn
Mitch Harris Guitars, Vocals (1989-present)
See also: Absolute Power, Brave the Cold, Defecation, Menace, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Righteous Pigs, ex-Goatlord (live), ex-Regurgitation
Mark "Barney" Greenway Vocals (1989-1996, 1997-present)
See also: ex-Colostomy, ex-Benediction, ex-Extreme Noise Terror
Danny Herrera Drums (1991-present)
See also: ex-Venomous Concept, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live)
Nicholas "Nik Napalm" Bullen Bass (1981-1982, 1986-1987), Vocals (1981-1987)
See also: Alienist, Nicholas Bullen, Rainbow Grave, ex-Adventure, ex-Black Galaxy, ex-Final, ex-Scorn
Miles "Rat" Ratledge Drums (1981-1985)
See also: ex-Witch Hunt
Simon "Si O" Ockenheinem Guitars (1981)
Finbar Quinn Bass (1982-1985)
See also: ex-Curfew
Graham "Robbo" Robertson Bass, Guitars (1982-1985)
Daryl "Sid" Fideski Guitars (1982)
Marian Williams Vocals (1984)
Pete "Peanut" Shaw Bass (1985)
Mick Harris Drums (1985-1991)
See also: ex-Intestinal Infestation, Fret, Lull, Monrella, Scorn, ex-Defecation, ex-Extreme Noise Terror, ex-Godflesh (live), ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Anorexia, ex-Certain Beyond All Reasonable Doubt, ex-Clang, ex-Divination, ex-Doom, ex-Drop Dead, ex-Equations Of Eternity, ex-Frequencies, ex-Hygiene, ex-Matera, ex-Motherfuckers from Mars, ex-PainKiller, ex-Pigface, ex-Praxis, ex-Quoit, ex-The Weakener, ex-Trace Decay, ex-What Now?, ex-Black Engine (live)
Justin Broadrick Guitars (1985-1986)
See also: Godflesh, Jesu, ex-Fall of Because, Council Estate Electronics, Final, Greymachine, JK Flesh, Pale Sketcher, The Blood of Heroes, White Static Demon, Zonal, ex-Sunn O))) (live), ex-Deathless, ex-Curse of the Golden Vampire, ex-Fruitkake, ex-God, ex-Head of David, ex-Hydrus, ex-Ice, ex-Justin Broadrick, ex-Krackhead, ex-Love's Holiday Orchestra, ex-Smear Campaign, ex-Solaris / Solaris BC, ex-Sweet Tooth, ex-Tech Level 2, ex-Techno Animal, ex-The Blakk Korridor, ex-The Sidewinder, ex-White Viper, ex-Youpho
Damien Errington Guitars (1985)
Jim Whitely Bass (1987)
See also: Extinction of Mankind, Warprayer, ex-Prophecy of Doom, Dumbstruck, Squandered, ex-Cracked Cop Skulls, ex-Doom, ex-Drop Dead, ex-Filthkick, ex-Filthkick (Legless), ex-Ripcord
Bill Steer Guitars (1987-1989)
See also: Carcass, Gentlemans Pistols, ex-Angel Witch (live), ex-Disattack, ex-Firebird
Frank Healy Guitars (1987)
See also: Memoriam, Sacrilege, ex-Benediction, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Cerebral Fix, ex-Annihilator
Lee Dorrian Vocals (1987-1989)
See also: Septic Tank, With the Dead, Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, ex-Cathedral, ex-Armed Revolutionary Faction, ex-Pig Disease
Jesse Pintado Guitars (1989-2004)
(R.I.P. 2006) See also: ex-Unknown Death, ex-Brujeria, ex-Lock Up, ex-Resistant Culture, ex-Terrorizer
Phil Vane Vocals (1996-1997)
(R.I.P. 2011) See also: ex-Extreme Noise Terror, ex-Death Dealers, ex-Optimum Wound Profile, ex-Victims of War
Current
John Cooke Bass, Vocals (2012), Guitars, Vocals (2014-present)
See also: Corrupt Moral Altar, Out for Blood, Venomous Concept, Vicious Bastard, War of the Second Dragon, Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-The Atrocity Exhibit, ex-Malevolent Creation (live), ex-Iron Witch
Past
Rich Militia Vocals
See also: Isen Torr, Solstice, ex-Sludgelord, Solomon Kane, ex-Pagan Altar, ex-Bio-Hazard, ex-Discontrol, ex-Harmony As One, ex-Nailbomb, ex-Sore Throat, ex-Warfear, ex-Wartorn
Mitch Dickinson Guitars (1987)
See also: ex-Antichrist, ex-Intestinal Infestation, ex-Unseen Terror, ex-Warhammer, ex-Sacrilege, ex-Heresy
Justin Broadrick Guitars, Vocals (1990)
See also: Godflesh, Jesu, ex-Fall of Because, Council Estate Electronics, Final, Greymachine, JK Flesh, Pale Sketcher, The Blood of Heroes, White Static Demon, Zonal, ex-Sunn O))) (live), ex-Deathless, ex-Curse of the Golden Vampire, ex-Fruitkake, ex-God, ex-Head of David, ex-Hydrus, ex-Ice, ex-Justin Broadrick, ex-Krackhead, ex-Love's Holiday Orchestra, ex-Smear Campaign, ex-Solaris / Solaris BC, ex-Sweet Tooth, ex-Tech Level 2, ex-Techno Animal, ex-The Blakk Korridor, ex-The Sidewinder, ex-White Viper, ex-Youpho
Mieszko Talarczyk Vocals (2000)
(R.I.P. 2004) See also: ex-Bloodshed, ex-Shagidiel, ex-Insanity, ex-Altar, ex-Nasum, ex-Charles Hårfager, ex-Genocide Superstars, ex-Krigshot
Jesper Liveröd Bass (2013)
See also: ex-Burst, ex-Nasum, Blood from the Soul
Vernon Blake Bass (2015, 2019)
See also: Belchin Penguin, Man on a Boat, ex-Anarchus
Erik Burke Guitars (2015)
See also: Blurring, Inmania, Nuclear Assault, Sulaco, ex-As the World Burns, ex-Lethargy, ex-Matrikhore, ex-Moment of Truth, ex-Brutal Truth, ex-Kalibas, ex-Withered Earth (live), ex-Blatant Crap Taste (B.C.T.), ex-Colossus of Rails, ex-Girdle, ex-Kill Whitaker, ex-Lazers, ex-MungBeanDemon, ex-Revök, ex-Valpurga, ex-Bughouse (live), ex-Low Ton (live)
Reese Vocals (2015)
See also: Corrupt Moral Altar, Lake Baikal, ex-Introrectalgestation, ex-Reth, Horsebastard, ex-Evisorax, ex-Dismal (live), ex-Microsleeper
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