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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-fiction
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 name the band "Nocturnal Specter", based on lyrics from Slayer's "At Dawn They Sleep". Not wanting to steal any ideas from another 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-Gardy-Loo!, ex-Nasty Savage, ex-Nocturnus AD, ex-Purgatory, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-Lowbrow, ex-After Death
Mike Browning Drums, Vocals (lead) (1987-1992)
See also: Argus, Nocturnus AD, ex-Devine Essence, ex-Lisa the Wolf, ex-After Death, ex-Acheron, ex-Lethal Prayer, ex-Morbid Angel, ex-Voodoo Gods, ex-Incubus
Vincent Crowley Guitars (1987)
See also: Acheron, Infidel Reich, ex-Wolfen Society, Dominari, ex-Incantation (live)
Gino Marino Guitars (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2017) See also: ex-Incubus, ex-Nocturnus AD, 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-Gardy-Loo!, ex-Nasty Savage, ex-Nocturnus AD, ex-Purgatory, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-Lowbrow, ex-After Death
Mike Browning Drums, Vocals (lead) (1987-1992)
See also: Argus, Nocturnus AD, ex-Devine Essence, ex-Lisa the Wolf, ex-After Death, ex-Acheron, ex-Lethal Prayer, ex-Morbid Angel, ex-Voodoo Gods, ex-Incubus
Vincent Crowley Guitars (1987)
See also: Acheron, Infidel Reich, ex-Wolfen Society, Dominari, ex-Incantation (live)
Gino Marino Guitars (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2017) See also: ex-Incubus, ex-Nocturnus AD, 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: Mosurg
Added on: 2002-07-17 21:41:27 Last modified on: 2019-10-09 22:29:51