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Obituary

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Gibsonton, Florida
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1988
Genre:
Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
Death, Gore, Life, Ecology
Current label:
Relapse Records
Years active:
1984-1986 (as Executioner), 1986-1988 (as Xecutioner), 1988 (as Desecration), 1988-1997, 2003-present
Upper picture from L to R: Trevor Peres, Allen West, John Tardy, Frank Watkins, Donald Tardy

Below picture from L to R: Terry Butler, Trevor Peres, John Tardy, Donald Tardy, Kenny Andrews

Originally formed in 1984, under the name Executioner. Since there was already a band called Executioner in Boston, they changed it to Xecutioner and then finally to Obituary in 1988, after they signed with ...
Current
Donald Tardy Drums (1988-1997, 2003-present)
See also: Tardy Brothers, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Andrew W.K.
Trevor Peres Guitars (rhythm) (1988-1997, 2003-present)
See also: ex-Catastrophic, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Meathook Seed
John Tardy Vocals (1988-1997, 2003-present)
See also: Tardy Brothers, ex-Xecutioner
Terry Butler Bass (2010-present)
See also: Denial Fiend, Hideous, ex-Massacre, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Death, ex-Obliterhate
Kenny Andrews Guitars (lead) (2012-present)
See also: ex-Azrael, ex-Pain Principle, ex-Andrew W.K.
Past
Daniel Tucker Bass (1988-1989)
See also: Nocturnus AD, ex-After Death, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Wilted Existence
Allen West Guitars (lead) (1988-1989, 1991-1997, 2003-2006)
See also: ex-Lowbrow, ex-Southwicked, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Massacre, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Lustmord (live), ex-Corpse Rot, ex-Cyanide, ex-Gallery of Suicide
Frank Watkins Bass (1989-1997, 2003-2010)
(R.I.P. 2015) See also: ex-The Henchmen, ex-Gorgoroth, ex-Hellwitch
James Murphy Guitars (lead) (1990)
See also: James Murphy, ex-Disincarnate, ex-Cancer, ex-Konkhra, ex-Testament, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-Death, ex-Hallows Eve
Ralph Santolla Guitars (lead) (2007-2011)
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Hollow, ex-Deicide, ex-Memorain, ex-Millenium, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Toxik, ex-Iced Earth (live), ex-Melechesh (live), ex-Vital Remains (live), ex-Death (live), ex-Devil's Highway, ex-Eyewitness, ex-Ralph Santolla, ex-Redscream, ex-Serpent Seduced Eve, ex-Stare
Past (Live)
Keith DeVito Vocals (1997)
See also: ex-Catastrophic, ex-Internal Bleeding, ex-Pyrexia, ex-Suffocation (live), ex-Accursed
Steve DiGiorgio Bass (2010)
See also: Charred Walls of the Damned, Futures End, Geoda, Gone in April, Johnny Newman, Mythodea, Spirits of Fire, Testament, ex-Control Denied, ex-Synesis Absorption, Bassists Alliance Project, Devil's Highway, Quadvium, Death DTA (live), ex-Anatomy of I, ex-Artension, ex-Beltfed Weapon, ex-Dragonlord, ex-Faust, ex-James Murphy, ex-Memorain, ex-Painmuseum, ex-Sadus, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-SMRT, ex-Obscura (live), ex-Death, ex-Ephel Duath, ex-Dark Hall, ex-Soen, ex-Suicide Shift
Kenny Andrews Bass, Guitars (2010, 2011)
See also: ex-Azrael, ex-Pain Principle, ex-Andrew W.K.
Lee Harrison Guitars (2012), Drums (2018-?)
See also: Monstrosity, Terrorizer, Lavoizen, ex-Atheist, ex-Malevolent Creation, ex-Midnight, ex-Submission
Donald Tardy Drums (1988-1997, 2003-present)
See also: Tardy Brothers, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Andrew W.K.
Trevor Peres Guitars (rhythm) (1988-1997, 2003-present)
See also: ex-Catastrophic, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Meathook Seed
John Tardy Vocals (1988-1997, 2003-present)
See also: Tardy Brothers, ex-Xecutioner
Terry Butler Bass (2010-present)
See also: Denial Fiend, Hideous, ex-Massacre, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Death, ex-Obliterhate
Kenny Andrews Guitars (lead) (2012-present)
See also: ex-Azrael, ex-Pain Principle, ex-Andrew W.K.
Daniel Tucker Bass (1988-1989)
See also: Nocturnus AD, ex-After Death, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Wilted Existence
Allen West Guitars (lead) (1988-1989, 1991-1997, 2003-2006)
See also: ex-Lowbrow, ex-Southwicked, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Massacre, ex-Six Feet Under, ex-Lustmord (live), ex-Corpse Rot, ex-Cyanide, ex-Gallery of Suicide
Frank Watkins Bass (1989-1997, 2003-2010)
(R.I.P. 2015) See also: ex-The Henchmen, ex-Gorgoroth, ex-Hellwitch
James Murphy Guitars (lead) (1990)
See also: James Murphy, ex-Disincarnate, ex-Cancer, ex-Konkhra, ex-Testament, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-Death, ex-Hallows Eve
Ralph Santolla Guitars (lead) (2007-2011)
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Hollow, ex-Deicide, ex-Memorain, ex-Millenium, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Toxik, ex-Iced Earth (live), ex-Melechesh (live), ex-Vital Remains (live), ex-Death (live), ex-Devil's Highway, ex-Eyewitness, ex-Ralph Santolla, ex-Redscream, ex-Serpent Seduced Eve, ex-Stare
Past
Keith DeVito Vocals (1997)
See also: ex-Catastrophic, ex-Internal Bleeding, ex-Pyrexia, ex-Suffocation (live), ex-Accursed
Steve DiGiorgio Bass (2010)
See also: Charred Walls of the Damned, Futures End, Geoda, Gone in April, Johnny Newman, Mythodea, Spirits of Fire, Testament, ex-Control Denied, ex-Synesis Absorption, Bassists Alliance Project, Devil's Highway, Quadvium, Death DTA (live), ex-Anatomy of I, ex-Artension, ex-Beltfed Weapon, ex-Dragonlord, ex-Faust, ex-James Murphy, ex-Memorain, ex-Painmuseum, ex-Sadus, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-SMRT, ex-Obscura (live), ex-Death, ex-Ephel Duath, ex-Dark Hall, ex-Soen, ex-Suicide Shift
Kenny Andrews Bass, Guitars (2010, 2011)
See also: ex-Azrael, ex-Pain Principle, ex-Andrew W.K.
Lee Harrison Guitars (2012), Drums (2018-?)
See also: Monstrosity, Terrorizer, Lavoizen, ex-Atheist, ex-Malevolent Creation, ex-Midnight, ex-Submission
Added by: nothingman Modified by: maxkov03
Added on: 2002-07-18 01:21:18 Last modified on: 2020-07-25 06:28:39