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Nocturnus

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Tampa, Florida
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1987
Genre:
Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
Anti-Christianity, Necronomicon, Occultism, Sci-Fi
Last label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1987-1993, 1999-2002
Known as one of the first death metal bands to incorporate keyboard and sound effects into their music and science fiction-themed lyrics.

Mike Browning initially wanted to call the band "Nocturnal Specter," based on lyrics found in the Slayer song "At Dawn They Sleep." Not wanting to steal any ideas from the band, Browning settled on the name "Nocturnus," which is simply the Latin variant of ...
Last known
Mike Davis Guitars (1988-1993, 1999-2002)
See also: ex-Tiwanaku
Louis Panzer Keyboards (1988-1992, 1999-2002)
Sean McNenney Guitars (1989-1993, 1999-2002)
Emo Mowery Bass (1992-1993, 1999-2002), Vocals (lead) (1999-2002)
See also: Tiwanaku, ex-Leash Law, ex-Malediction
Chris Bieniek Drums (2002)
See also: ex-Loupgarou
Past
Richard Bateman Bass (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Unearthed, ex-After Death, ex-Gardy-Loo!, ex-Nasty Savage, ex-Purgatory, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-Lowbrow
Mike Browning Drums, Vocals (lead) (1987-1992)
See also: After Death, Argus, ex-Devine Essence, ex-Lisa the Wolf, Nocturnus AD, ex-Lethal Prayer, ex-Morbid Angel, ex-Voodoo Gods, ex-Acheron, ex-Incubus
Vincent Crowley Guitars (1987)
See also: Infidel Reich, ex-Acheron, ex-Wolfen Society, Dominari, ex-Incantation (live)
Gino Marino Guitars (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2017) See also: ex-Incubus, ex-After Death, ex-Shame Hammer
Jeff Estes Bass (1988-1991)
James Marcinek Drums (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Astaroth
Dan Izzo Vocals (lead) (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Tortured Soul
Rick Bizarro Drums (1999-2002)
Past (Live)
Jim O'Sullivan Bass (1991)
See also: ex-Elysium
Mike Davis Guitars (1988-1993, 1999-2002)
See also: ex-Tiwanaku
Louis Panzer Keyboards (1988-1992, 1999-2002)
Sean McNenney Guitars (1989-1993, 1999-2002)
Emo Mowery Bass (1992-1993, 1999-2002), Vocals (lead) (1999-2002)
See also: Tiwanaku, ex-Leash Law, ex-Malediction
Chris Bieniek Drums (2002)
See also: ex-Loupgarou
Richard Bateman Bass (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Unearthed, ex-After Death, ex-Gardy-Loo!, ex-Nasty Savage, ex-Purgatory, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-Lowbrow
Mike Browning Drums, Vocals (lead) (1987-1992)
See also: After Death, Argus, ex-Devine Essence, ex-Lisa the Wolf, Nocturnus AD, ex-Lethal Prayer, ex-Morbid Angel, ex-Voodoo Gods, ex-Acheron, ex-Incubus
Vincent Crowley Guitars (1987)
See also: Infidel Reich, ex-Acheron, ex-Wolfen Society, Dominari, ex-Incantation (live)
Gino Marino Guitars (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2017) See also: ex-Incubus, ex-After Death, ex-Shame Hammer
Jeff Estes Bass (1988-1991)
James Marcinek Drums (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Astaroth
Dan Izzo Vocals (lead) (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Tortured Soul
Rick Bizarro Drums (1999-2002)
Past
Jim O'Sullivan Bass (1991)
See also: ex-Elysium
Added by: Falconsbane Modified by: Necrodictator
Added on: 2002-07-17 21:41:27 Last modified on: 2019-03-21 12:38:07