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Sodom

Country of origin:
Germany
Location:
Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1981
Genre:
Black/Speed Metal (early); Thrash Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Satanism, Blasphemy (early); War, Death, Politics, Humour (later)
Current label:
Steamhammer
Years active:
1981-present
Pictured from left to right: Yorck Segatz, Tom Angelripper, Frank Blackfire, Toni Merkel.

Not to be confused with the power metal band Sodom from Munich.

During their formative years, the band called their music "Witching Metal".

Sodom was formed by Tom Angelripper and Aggressor in 1981 in the western German industrial town of Gelsenkirchen. They were mostly influenced by bands like Motörhead, ...
Current
Tom Angelripper Bass (1982-present), Vocals (1984-present)
See also: Onkel Tom Angelripper, ex-Dezperadoz, ex-Die Knappen, ex-Bassinvaders
Frank Blackfire Guitars (1987-1989, 2018-present)
See also: Assassin, Frank Blackfire, ex-Mystic, ex-Kreator, ex-Wortmord, ex-Widia
Yorck Segatz Guitars (2018-present)
See also: Neck Cemetery, Rotten Casket, ex-Beyondition
Toni Merkel Drums (2020-present)
See also: Big End Bolt, Frank Blackfire, Interstellar Genocide, Sabiendas, ex-Pestlegion, ex-Pighead (live), ex-Negator (live)
Past
Bloody Monster Drums (1982)
See also: ex-Export, ex-Extrem, ex-Stress
Chris Witchhunter Drums (1982-1992)
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-Destruction (live)
Aggressor Vocals, Guitars (1982-1984)
See also: ex-Bloody Law, ex-Gravedigger
Grave Violator Guitars (1984-1985)
See also: Wortmord
Destructor Guitars (1985-1986)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Kreator
Ahäthoor Guitars (1986)
See also: ex-Darkness
Michael "Micha" Hoffmann Guitars (1990-1991)
See also: ex-Checker Patrol, ex-Sadist, ex-Assassin, ex-Satanica
Andy Brings Guitars (1991-1995)
See also: ex-Powergod, Andy Brings, Double Crush Syndrome, ex-The Traceelords
Atomic Steif Drums (1992-1996)
See also: ex-Sacred Chao, ex-Stahlträger, ex-Assassin, ex-Holy Moses, ex-Violent Force, ex-Living Death
Strahli Guitars (1995-1996)
(R.I.P. 2011) See also: ex-Unwanted Youth
Bobby Drums (1996-2010)
See also: Tank, ex-Crows, ex-Randalica, Dortmunder Jungs, Hungöver, Mutant Proof, ex-Onkel Tom Angelripper
Bernemann Guitars (1996-2018)
See also: Bonded, ex-Crows
Makka Drums (2010-2018)
See also: Bonded, Despair, Everflow, ex-Voodoocult, ex-Kreator (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Rotting Christ (live), ex-Rumble Militia (live), ex-Flaming Anger
Husky Drums (2018-2020)
See also: Asphyx, Carnal Ghoul, Metalucifer, Rotten Casket, Trinitas, ex-Infektor, ex-Deathfist, ex-Decayed, ex-Desaster, ex-Metal Inquisitor, ex-Satanika, ex-Crom (live)
Past (Live)
Uwe Baltrusch Guitars (1989)
See also: ex-Mekong Delta, ex-House of Spirits, ex-Target (live)
Tom Angelripper Bass (1982-present), Vocals (1984-present)
See also: Onkel Tom Angelripper, ex-Dezperadoz, ex-Die Knappen, ex-Bassinvaders
Frank Blackfire Guitars (1987-1989, 2018-present)
See also: Assassin, Frank Blackfire, ex-Mystic, ex-Kreator, ex-Wortmord, ex-Widia
Yorck Segatz Guitars (2018-present)
See also: Neck Cemetery, Rotten Casket, ex-Beyondition
Toni Merkel Drums (2020-present)
See also: Big End Bolt, Frank Blackfire, Interstellar Genocide, Sabiendas, ex-Pestlegion, ex-Pighead (live), ex-Negator (live)
Bloody Monster Drums (1982)
See also: ex-Export, ex-Extrem, ex-Stress
Chris Witchhunter Drums (1982-1992)
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-Destruction (live)
Aggressor Vocals, Guitars (1982-1984)
See also: ex-Bloody Law, ex-Gravedigger
Grave Violator Guitars (1984-1985)
See also: Wortmord
Destructor Guitars (1985-1986)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Kreator
Ahäthoor Guitars (1986)
See also: ex-Darkness
Michael "Micha" Hoffmann Guitars (1990-1991)
See also: ex-Checker Patrol, ex-Sadist, ex-Assassin, ex-Satanica
Andy Brings Guitars (1991-1995)
See also: ex-Powergod, Andy Brings, Double Crush Syndrome, ex-The Traceelords
Atomic Steif Drums (1992-1996)
See also: ex-Sacred Chao, ex-Stahlträger, ex-Assassin, ex-Holy Moses, ex-Violent Force, ex-Living Death
Strahli Guitars (1995-1996)
(R.I.P. 2011) See also: ex-Unwanted Youth
Bobby Drums (1996-2010)
See also: Tank, ex-Crows, ex-Randalica, Dortmunder Jungs, Hungöver, Mutant Proof, ex-Onkel Tom Angelripper
Bernemann Guitars (1996-2018)
See also: Bonded, ex-Crows
Makka Drums (2010-2018)
See also: Bonded, Despair, Everflow, ex-Voodoocult, ex-Kreator (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Rotting Christ (live), ex-Rumble Militia (live), ex-Flaming Anger
Husky Drums (2018-2020)
See also: Asphyx, Carnal Ghoul, Metalucifer, Rotten Casket, Trinitas, ex-Infektor, ex-Deathfist, ex-Decayed, ex-Desaster, ex-Metal Inquisitor, ex-Satanika, ex-Crom (live)
Past
Uwe Baltrusch Guitars (1989)
See also: ex-Mekong Delta, ex-House of Spirits, ex-Target (live)
Added by: pakchooieunf Modified by: Rochvill
Added on: 2002-07-20 15:26:01 Last modified on: 2021-05-23 17:09:45