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Soulfly

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Phoenix, Arizona
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1997
Genre:
Nu-Metal with Tribal influences (early); Groove/Thrash/Death Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Spirituality, War, Violence, Slavery, Politics
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1997-present
After leaving Sepultura in 1996, Max Cavalera formed Soulfly with the idea of combined sounds and spiritual beliefs after losing his stepson Dana Wells. Originally, with each new Soulfly album came a new line-up, as well as world music influences from a diverse array of locations. Soulfly started playing nu-metal (on the first album and "Primitive") which was extremely popular at the time; albums ...
Current
Max Cavalera Vocals, Guitars (rhythm), Berimbau, Sitar (1997-present), Bass (2000)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, Go Ahead and Die, Killer Be Killed, ex-Guerrilha, ex-Nailbomb, Max & Iggor Cavalera, Metal All Stars, ex-Sepultura
Zyon Cavalera Drums (2013-present)
See also: ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Lody Kong, ex-Mold Breaker
Mike Leon Bass (2015-present)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy (live), Sorcerer (USA), Max & Iggor Cavalera (live), ex-Havok, ex-The Absence, ex-Arsis (live)
Past
Cello Dias Bass (1997-2003), Percussion (2000)
See also: ex-Agony, ex-The Mist, ex-Abloom, ex-Against All Will, ex-Ankla, ex-Dead Heart Saints, ex-Jet Black Racing, ex-Onesidezero, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Secret Mind
Roy Mayorga Drums (1997-1999, 2001-2003)
See also: Ministry, Hellyeah, ex-Amebix, Mothra, Stone Sour, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Sepultura (live), ex-Winter (live), ex-Crisis, ex-ABLOOM, ex-Ankla, ex-Black President, ex-Maggott SS, ex-Medication, ex-Nausea, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Thorn, ex-Onesidezero (live), ex-Shelter (live)
Jackson Bandeira Guitars (lead) (1997-1998)
See also: ALMAZ, Maquinado, Marisa Monte, Nação Zumbi
Logan Mader Guitars (lead) (1998-1999)
See also: Meshiaak, Once Human, ex-Machine Head, ex-Blue, ex-Idol-X, ex-Logan Mader / J.S. Clayden, ex-Medication, ex-New Black, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Stereo Black
Mike Doling Guitars (lead) (1999-2003)
See also: Channel Zero, ex-Kronix, Invitro, ex-Abloom, ex-Mothra, ex-Snot, ex-Solid Steel
Joe Nuñez Drums (2000-2001, 2003-2011)
See also: Return Fire, ex-Slampede, ex-Stripping the Pistol
Bobby Burns Bass, Vocals (backing) (2003-2010)
See also: Beautiful, Bobby Burns, Killer in the Workplace, Primer 55, ex-King Street, ex-Love Said No, ex-Paris Is Burning, ex-To My Enemy
Marc Rizzo Guitars (lead, flamenco) (2003-2021)
See also: Marc Rizzo, ex-Thanatopsis, Acoustic Vendetta, Hail the Horns, Ill Niño, Marc Rizzo & the Corrupters, Revenge Beast, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy, ex-Committee of Thirteen, ex-Crankcase, ex-Inpsychobleedia, ex-Max & Iggor Cavalera, ex-Misfits (live), ex-WhiskeyDick (live)
Tony Campos Bass, Vocals (additional) (2011-2015)
See also: Asesino, Fear Factory, Attika 7, Buck Satan and the 666 Shooters, Hail the Horns, Max & Iggor Cavalera, Static-X, ex-Brujeria, ex-Dia de los Muertos, ex-Ministry, ex-Possessed, ex-Prong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Agony (live), ex-Attika
David Kinkade Drums (2011-2012)
See also: The Monarch, ex-Borknagar, ex-Insatanity, ex-Arsis (live), ex-Malevolent Creation (live), ex-Council of the Fallen, ex-D.O.T.A.C., ex-Kastasyde, ex-Divine Empire, ex-Monarch
Current (Live)
Dino Cazares Guitars (2021-present)
See also: Asesino, Fear Factory, Divine Heresy, ex-The Douche Lords, Die Klute, Jasta (live), ex-Brujeria, ex-Excruciating Terror (live), ex-BodyBag, ex-Hated... and Proud!, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Ulceration
Past (Live)
Dave Chavarri Drums (1999)
See also: ex-Gothic Slam, ex-Stryker, Ill Niño, Terror Universal, ex-M.O.D., ex-Merauder, ex-Pro-Pain, ex-Lȧȧz Rockit, ex-Cry for Liberty
David Ellefson Bass (2003, 2005, 2006)
See also: Altitudes & Attitude, Ellefson, Metal Allegiance, ex-Knight Fury, ex-Temple of Brutality, Hail!, The Lucid, ex-Killing Machine, ex-KK's Priest, ex-Megadeth, ex-The Alien Blakk, ex-Tim Ripper Owens (live), ex-F5, ex-Angels of Babylon, ex-Fallen Angels, ex-MegaPriest, ex-Renegade
Dan Lilker Bass (2006)
See also: Blurring, Evil Wrath, Nuclear Assault, ex-Brutal Truth, ex-Crucifist, ex-Extra Hot Sauce, ex-Hemlock, ex-Nokturnal Hellstorm, ex-Overlord Exterminator, ex-Redrum, ex-S.O.D., ex-The Ravenous, ex-NunFuckRitual, notS.O.D. Fist Banging Maniacs, Stormtroopers of Beer, Tales of a Therion, United Forces, ex-Anthrax, ex-Holy Moses, ex-Venomous Concept, ex-Autopsy (live), ex-Dark Angel (live), ex-Lock Up (live), ex-Exit-13, ex-Crab Society, ex-Human Garbage, ex-Last Satanic Dance, ex-Malformed Earthborn, ex-Sick of It All, ex-White Heat
Johny Chow Bass (2010-2011)
See also: Max & Iggor Cavalera, Souls of We, Stone Sour, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy, ex-Fireball Ministry, ex-Echo 3, ex-Maximum Penalty, ex-My Ruin, ex-Pushed, ex-Systematic
Zyon Cavalera Drums (2011, 2012, 2012-2013)
See also: ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Lody Kong, ex-Mold Breaker
Juan Karlos Lora German Drums (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
See also: Kingdom of Sorrow (live), ex-Santuario, ex-Repentance, ex-Straight Line Stitch, ex-Inpsychobleedia
Igor Cavalera Jr. Bass, Vocals (backing) (2015), Keyboards, Vocals (lead) (2017-2018)
See also: Go Ahead and Die, Healing Magic, Lody Kong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Mold Breaker
Max Cavalera Vocals, Guitars (rhythm), Berimbau, Sitar (1997-present), Bass (2000)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy, Go Ahead and Die, Killer Be Killed, ex-Guerrilha, ex-Nailbomb, Max & Iggor Cavalera, Metal All Stars, ex-Sepultura
Zyon Cavalera Drums (2013-present)
See also: ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Lody Kong, ex-Mold Breaker
Mike Leon Bass (2015-present)
See also: Cavalera Conspiracy (live), Sorcerer (USA), Max & Iggor Cavalera (live), ex-Havok, ex-The Absence, ex-Arsis (live)
Cello Dias Bass (1997-2003), Percussion (2000)
See also: ex-Agony, ex-The Mist, ex-Abloom, ex-Against All Will, ex-Ankla, ex-Dead Heart Saints, ex-Jet Black Racing, ex-Onesidezero, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Secret Mind
Roy Mayorga Drums (1997-1999, 2001-2003)
See also: Ministry, Hellyeah, ex-Amebix, Mothra, Stone Sour, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Sepultura (live), ex-Winter (live), ex-Crisis, ex-ABLOOM, ex-Ankla, ex-Black President, ex-Maggott SS, ex-Medication, ex-Nausea, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Thorn, ex-Onesidezero (live), ex-Shelter (live)
Jackson Bandeira Guitars (lead) (1997-1998)
See also: ALMAZ, Maquinado, Marisa Monte, Nação Zumbi
Logan Mader Guitars (lead) (1998-1999)
See also: Meshiaak, Once Human, ex-Machine Head, ex-Blue, ex-Idol-X, ex-Logan Mader / J.S. Clayden, ex-Medication, ex-New Black, ex-Pale Demons, ex-Stereo Black
Mike Doling Guitars (lead) (1999-2003)
See also: Channel Zero, ex-Kronix, Invitro, ex-Abloom, ex-Mothra, ex-Snot, ex-Solid Steel
Joe Nuñez Drums (2000-2001, 2003-2011)
See also: Return Fire, ex-Slampede, ex-Stripping the Pistol
Bobby Burns Bass, Vocals (backing) (2003-2010)
See also: Beautiful, Bobby Burns, Killer in the Workplace, Primer 55, ex-King Street, ex-Love Said No, ex-Paris Is Burning, ex-To My Enemy
Marc Rizzo Guitars (lead, flamenco) (2003-2021)
See also: Marc Rizzo, ex-Thanatopsis, Acoustic Vendetta, Hail the Horns, Ill Niño, Marc Rizzo & the Corrupters, Revenge Beast, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy, ex-Committee of Thirteen, ex-Crankcase, ex-Inpsychobleedia, ex-Max & Iggor Cavalera, ex-Misfits (live), ex-WhiskeyDick (live)
Tony Campos Bass, Vocals (additional) (2011-2015)
See also: Asesino, Fear Factory, Attika 7, Buck Satan and the 666 Shooters, Hail the Horns, Max & Iggor Cavalera, Static-X, ex-Brujeria, ex-Dia de los Muertos, ex-Ministry, ex-Possessed, ex-Prong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Agony (live), ex-Attika
David Kinkade Drums (2011-2012)
See also: The Monarch, ex-Borknagar, ex-Insatanity, ex-Arsis (live), ex-Malevolent Creation (live), ex-Council of the Fallen, ex-D.O.T.A.C., ex-Kastasyde, ex-Divine Empire, ex-Monarch
Current
Dino Cazares Guitars (2021-present)
See also: Asesino, Fear Factory, Divine Heresy, ex-The Douche Lords, Die Klute, Jasta (live), ex-Brujeria, ex-Excruciating Terror (live), ex-BodyBag, ex-Hated... and Proud!, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Ulceration
Past
Dave Chavarri Drums (1999)
See also: ex-Gothic Slam, ex-Stryker, Ill Niño, Terror Universal, ex-M.O.D., ex-Merauder, ex-Pro-Pain, ex-Lȧȧz Rockit, ex-Cry for Liberty
David Ellefson Bass (2003, 2005, 2006)
See also: Altitudes & Attitude, Ellefson, Metal Allegiance, ex-Knight Fury, ex-Temple of Brutality, Hail!, The Lucid, ex-Killing Machine, ex-KK's Priest, ex-Megadeth, ex-The Alien Blakk, ex-Tim Ripper Owens (live), ex-F5, ex-Angels of Babylon, ex-Fallen Angels, ex-MegaPriest, ex-Renegade
Dan Lilker Bass (2006)
See also: Blurring, Evil Wrath, Nuclear Assault, ex-Brutal Truth, ex-Crucifist, ex-Extra Hot Sauce, ex-Hemlock, ex-Nokturnal Hellstorm, ex-Overlord Exterminator, ex-Redrum, ex-S.O.D., ex-The Ravenous, ex-NunFuckRitual, notS.O.D. Fist Banging Maniacs, Stormtroopers of Beer, Tales of a Therion, United Forces, ex-Anthrax, ex-Holy Moses, ex-Venomous Concept, ex-Autopsy (live), ex-Dark Angel (live), ex-Lock Up (live), ex-Exit-13, ex-Crab Society, ex-Human Garbage, ex-Last Satanic Dance, ex-Malformed Earthborn, ex-Sick of It All, ex-White Heat
Johny Chow Bass (2010-2011)
See also: Max & Iggor Cavalera, Souls of We, Stone Sour, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy, ex-Fireball Ministry, ex-Echo 3, ex-Maximum Penalty, ex-My Ruin, ex-Pushed, ex-Systematic
Zyon Cavalera Drums (2011, 2012, 2012-2013)
See also: ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Lody Kong, ex-Mold Breaker
Juan Karlos Lora German Drums (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
See also: Kingdom of Sorrow (live), ex-Santuario, ex-Repentance, ex-Straight Line Stitch, ex-Inpsychobleedia
Igor Cavalera Jr. Bass, Vocals (backing) (2015), Keyboards, Vocals (lead) (2017-2018)
See also: Go Ahead and Die, Healing Magic, Lody Kong, ex-Cavalera Conspiracy (live), ex-Mold Breaker
Added by: Goatfangs Modified by: MDL
Added on: 2012-04-11 23:26:03 Last modified on: 2022-06-12 21:31:37