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Tactics

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1986
Genre:
Speed/Heavy Metal (early); Heavy/Groove Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
War/Fight, the Good Fight
Last label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1986-1999
Steve Gaines was active in this band during the time between playing in Abattoir and Bloodlust.

Tactics had worked on an album that was to be called "Prey Upon the Weak" in 1993, but it was never completed. What was left of the sessions was released on the band's 2013 2-CD compilation.

Compilation appearance(s):
- "Spare No Lives" on Metal Massacre VIII (Metal Blade, 1987)
Last known
Danny Blaze Guitars (1986-1987, 1992-1999)
Steve Gaines Vocals, Bass (1986-1999)
See also: Anger as Art, ex-Abattoir, ex-Pagan War Machine, ex-Steve Gaines, ex-Bitch, ex-Bloodlust, ex-Dreams of Damnation, ex-Prisoner
Sin Quirin Guitars (1989-1999)
See also: 3 Headed Snake, K.P. Riot Brigade, ex-Ministry, ex-American Head Charge, ex-Revamp, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Society 1, ex-Lords of Acid (live)
Rigo Amezcua Drums (1992-?)
See also: ex-Terror, ex-Masters of Metal, ex-Agent Steel
Past
Eddie Livingston Drums
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Armored Saint, ex-Evildead, ex-Terror, ex-2minutehate, ex-CFH, ex-Cowboys from Hell, ex-Defenders, ex-Play Chaos, ex-Pumpjack
Armando Zuniga Drums
(R.I.P. 2010) See also: ex-Tyrant, ex-Saint Vitus, ex-Dirty Red
Will Shelly Drums
See also: ex-Demolition Pit
Ivan de Prume Drums
See also: Akem Manah, Big News, Healer, ex-Prong, ex-White Zombie, ex-Anchor, ex-Kreep, ex-Life
Ozzy Echevarria Drums
Greg Braun (R.I.P. 2021) Guitars
Jason Hardesty Unknown
Tommy Montes Drums (1986-1987, 1995)
See also: ex-Stealth
Ben Hoffman Guitars (1989-1991)
JD Flores Drums (1996)
See also: ex-Duel, ex-Ripper
Danny Blaze Guitars (1986-1987, 1992-1999)
Steve Gaines Vocals, Bass (1986-1999)
See also: Anger as Art, ex-Abattoir, ex-Pagan War Machine, ex-Steve Gaines, ex-Bitch, ex-Bloodlust, ex-Dreams of Damnation, ex-Prisoner
Sin Quirin Guitars (1989-1999)
See also: 3 Headed Snake, K.P. Riot Brigade, ex-Ministry, ex-American Head Charge, ex-Revamp, ex-Revolting Cocks, ex-Society 1, ex-Lords of Acid (live)
Rigo Amezcua Drums (1992-?)
See also: ex-Terror, ex-Masters of Metal, ex-Agent Steel
Eddie Livingston Drums
(R.I.P. 2018) See also: ex-Armored Saint, ex-Evildead, ex-Terror, ex-2minutehate, ex-CFH, ex-Cowboys from Hell, ex-Defenders, ex-Play Chaos, ex-Pumpjack
Armando Zuniga Drums
(R.I.P. 2010) See also: ex-Tyrant, ex-Saint Vitus, ex-Dirty Red
Will Shelly Drums
See also: ex-Demolition Pit
Ivan de Prume Drums
See also: Akem Manah, Big News, Healer, ex-Prong, ex-White Zombie, ex-Anchor, ex-Kreep, ex-Life
Ozzy Echevarria Drums
Greg Braun (R.I.P. 2021) Guitars
Jason Hardesty Unknown
Tommy Montes Drums (1986-1987, 1995)
See also: ex-Stealth
Ben Hoffman Guitars (1989-1991)
JD Flores Drums (1996)
See also: ex-Duel, ex-Ripper
Added by: Popa_Iuda Modified by: KingSpooky
Added on: 2007-06-11 14:06:50 Last modified on: 2021-10-12 12:01:17