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Repulsion

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Flint, Michigan (early); Hollywood, California (later)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1986
Genre:
Grindcore/Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
Gore, Death
Current label:
Relapse Records
Years active:
1984 (as Tempter), 1984 (as Ultraviolence), 1984-1986 (as Genocide), 1986-1987, 1990-1993, 2003-present
Not to be confused with the gothic/doom metal band Repulsion from New York City, New York which would later become Type O Negative.

Their first three demos were released under the name Genocide.

Regarded as one of the cornerstones in extreme music and one of the innovators of the grindcore genre, influencing such bands as Carcass, Napalm Death, Terrorizer, etc.

Compilation appearances:
- ...
Current
Matt Olivo Guitars (1986-1989, 1990-1993, 2003-present)
See also: Cryptic Slaughter, Expulsion, ex-Alyze, ex-Dejecta, ex-Genocide, ex-Mirror, ex-Death, ex-Lowlife
Scott Carlson Vocals, Bass (1986-1989, 1990-1993, 2003-present)
See also: Septic Tank, Death Breath (live), ex-Cathedral, ex-Genocide, ex-Church of Misery, ex-Death, ex-From Beyond, ex-The Superbees
Chris Moore Drums (2014-present)
See also: Kontusion, Aertex, Coke Bust, Disciples of Christ, Guilt Parade, Sick Fix, The Rememberables, ex-Magrudergrind
Past
Tom "Fish" Perro Drums (1986)
Dave "Grave" Hollingshead Drums (1986-1989, 1990-1993, 2003-2005)
See also: ex-Genocide, ex-Broomsauce, ex-The Guilty Bystanders
Aaron Freeman Guitars (1986-1989, 1990-1993, 2003-2005)
See also: ex-Pain, ex-Dejecta, ex-Genocide
Col Jones Drums (2005-2014)
See also: ex-Dekapitator, Cadaverizer, ex-Cretin, ex-Exhumed, ex-Mortuous
Matt Harvey Guitars (2005-2008)
See also: Exhumed, Expulsion, Gruesome, Pounder, Scarecrow, Cretin (live), ex-Athrenody, ex-Dekapitator, Cadaverizer, Left to Die, Living Monstrosity, ex-Gravehill, ex-Noothgrush, ex-Exodus (live), ex-Death DTA (live)
Mike Beams Guitars (2008-2011)
See also: Mortuous, ex-Nothing Left, Bereave, ex-Exhumed, ex-Noothgrush (live), ex-Baptized by My Boogers
Marissa Martinez Guitars (2011-2013)
See also: Cretin, ex-Extremity, ex-Exhumed (live)
Past (Live)
Col Jones Drums (2004)
See also: ex-Dekapitator, Cadaverizer, ex-Cretin, ex-Exhumed, ex-Mortuous
Matt Olivo Guitars (1986-1989, 1990-1993, 2003-present)
See also: Cryptic Slaughter, Expulsion, ex-Alyze, ex-Dejecta, ex-Genocide, ex-Mirror, ex-Death, ex-Lowlife
Scott Carlson Vocals, Bass (1986-1989, 1990-1993, 2003-present)
See also: Septic Tank, Death Breath (live), ex-Cathedral, ex-Genocide, ex-Church of Misery, ex-Death, ex-From Beyond, ex-The Superbees
Chris Moore Drums (2014-present)
See also: Kontusion, Aertex, Coke Bust, Disciples of Christ, Guilt Parade, Sick Fix, The Rememberables, ex-Magrudergrind
Tom "Fish" Perro Drums (1986)
Dave "Grave" Hollingshead Drums (1986-1989, 1990-1993, 2003-2005)
See also: ex-Genocide, ex-Broomsauce, ex-The Guilty Bystanders
Aaron Freeman Guitars (1986-1989, 1990-1993, 2003-2005)
See also: ex-Pain, ex-Dejecta, ex-Genocide
Col Jones Drums (2005-2014)
See also: ex-Dekapitator, Cadaverizer, ex-Cretin, ex-Exhumed, ex-Mortuous
Matt Harvey Guitars (2005-2008)
See also: Exhumed, Expulsion, Gruesome, Pounder, Scarecrow, Cretin (live), ex-Athrenody, ex-Dekapitator, Cadaverizer, Left to Die, Living Monstrosity, ex-Gravehill, ex-Noothgrush, ex-Exodus (live), ex-Death DTA (live)
Mike Beams Guitars (2008-2011)
See also: Mortuous, ex-Nothing Left, Bereave, ex-Exhumed, ex-Noothgrush (live), ex-Baptized by My Boogers
Marissa Martinez Guitars (2011-2013)
See also: Cretin, ex-Extremity, ex-Exhumed (live)
Past
Col Jones Drums (2004)
See also: ex-Dekapitator, Cadaverizer, ex-Cretin, ex-Exhumed, ex-Mortuous
Added by: Agathocles Modified by: djurassic
Added on: 2002-07-30 19:10:54 Last modified on: 2022-06-30 07:28:37