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Kreator

Country of origin:
Germany
Location:
Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
Thrash Metal
Themes:
Death, Evil, Politics, War, Anti-fascism, Liberation, Rebellion, Anti-religion
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1982 (as Metal Militia), 1982 (as Tyrant), 1982-1984 (as Tormentor), 1984-present
Contact: [email protected]

Pictured from left to right: Sami Yli-Sirniö, Ventor, Mille Petrozza, Frédéric Leclercq.

The band was called Tormentor in the old days (1982-1984). Both demos were released under that name. The first line-up was Mille, Rob, and Ventor. A few guitarists were tried before Tritze joined after the Flag of Hate EP. Michael Wulf was in the band for a few days and didn't play ...
Current
Ventor Drums (1984-1994, 1996-present), Vocals (1984-1986)
See also: ex-Tormentor, ex-Ninnghizhidda
Mille Petrozza Vocals, Guitars (1984-present)
See also: ex-Tormentor, ex-Voodoocult
Sami Yli-Sirniö Guitars (2001-present)
See also: Barren Earth, Waltari, Zeus, ex-Brainwash, ex-In Rags, ex-Jimsonweed
Frédéric Leclercq Bass (2019-present)
See also: Amahiru, Loudblast, Menace, Sinsaenum, ex-Maladaptive, ex-Memoria, Egoine, ex-DragonForce, ex-Heavenly, ex-Carnival in Coal (live), ex-Machine Head (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-Denied, ex-Northwind, ex-Bad Looser, ex-Gods of Hate, ex-Hors Normes, ex-Jack' O Lantern, ex-Militia, ex-Rock Sympho Music, ex-Sudel's Project, ex-Sunny MC Bacon, ex-Suxeed, ex-The Gust, ex-Unnamed
Past
Rob Bass (1984-1992)
See also: ex-Tormentor
Tritze Guitars (1986-1989)
Wulf Guitars (1986)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Sodom
Frank Blackfire Guitars (1989-1996)
See also: Assassin, Frank Blackfire, Sodom, ex-Mystic, ex-Wortmord, ex-Widia
Andreas Herz Bass (1992-1995)
(R.I.P. 2023) See also: ex-Slasher, ex-Flaming Anger, ex-In Rags
Joe Cangelosi Drums (1994-1996)
See also: Death Corps, Uncivil War, ex-Cerebral Hemorrhage, Brooklyn Militia, Carnivore A.D., ex-Massacre, ex-Whiplash, ex-Eliminate, ex-Moondog, ex-The Burn Victims
Christian Giesler Bass (1995-2019)
See also: Bonded, Extinct the Scum, Fore, ex-Darkness, ex-Overkill (live)
Tommy Vetterli Guitars (1996-2001)
See also: 69 Chambers, Coroner, ex-Clockwork, ex-Tar Pond, ex-Voodoocult (live)
Current (Live)
Sofia Portanet Vocals (additional) (2023-present)
See also: Sofia Portanet
Past (Live)
Bogusz Rutkiewicz Bass (1988)
See also: Turbo, ex-Gotham, ex-Doctrine X, ex-SIR.SAW, ex-Non Iron (live)
Markus Freiwald Drums (1999)
See also: Despair, Everflow, Bonded (live), ex-Voodoocult, ex-Sodom, ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Rotting Christ (live), ex-Rumble Militia (live), ex-Flaming Anger, ex-Fangorn, ex-Hailstorm
Marco Minnemann Drums (2009-2010)
See also: Aeonsgate, Ilusen's Fallacy, Painstyle, Waken Eyes, ex-Ephel Duath, ex-Vindictiv, Mike Keneally Band, Steven Wilson, The Aristocrats, Joe Satriani (live), ex-Nathan Frost, ex-Theodore Ziras, ex-Witherfall, ex-Illogicist, ex-Necrophagist, ex-H-Blockx, ex-Silver
Ventor Drums (1984-1994, 1996-present), Vocals (1984-1986)
See also: ex-Tormentor, ex-Ninnghizhidda
Mille Petrozza Vocals, Guitars (1984-present)
See also: ex-Tormentor, ex-Voodoocult
Sami Yli-Sirniö Guitars (2001-present)
See also: Barren Earth, Waltari, Zeus, ex-Brainwash, ex-In Rags, ex-Jimsonweed
Frédéric Leclercq Bass (2019-present)
See also: Amahiru, Loudblast, Menace, Sinsaenum, ex-Maladaptive, ex-Memoria, Egoine, ex-DragonForce, ex-Heavenly, ex-Carnival in Coal (live), ex-Machine Head (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-Denied, ex-Northwind, ex-Bad Looser, ex-Gods of Hate, ex-Hors Normes, ex-Jack' O Lantern, ex-Militia, ex-Rock Sympho Music, ex-Sudel's Project, ex-Sunny MC Bacon, ex-Suxeed, ex-The Gust, ex-Unnamed
Rob Bass (1984-1992)
See also: ex-Tormentor
Tritze Guitars (1986-1989)
Wulf Guitars (1986)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Sodom
Frank Blackfire Guitars (1989-1996)
See also: Assassin, Frank Blackfire, Sodom, ex-Mystic, ex-Wortmord, ex-Widia
Andreas Herz Bass (1992-1995)
(R.I.P. 2023) See also: ex-Slasher, ex-Flaming Anger, ex-In Rags
Joe Cangelosi Drums (1994-1996)
See also: Death Corps, Uncivil War, ex-Cerebral Hemorrhage, Brooklyn Militia, Carnivore A.D., ex-Massacre, ex-Whiplash, ex-Eliminate, ex-Moondog, ex-The Burn Victims
Christian Giesler Bass (1995-2019)
See also: Bonded, Extinct the Scum, Fore, ex-Darkness, ex-Overkill (live)
Tommy Vetterli Guitars (1996-2001)
See also: 69 Chambers, Coroner, ex-Clockwork, ex-Tar Pond, ex-Voodoocult (live)
Current
Sofia Portanet Vocals (additional) (2023-present)
See also: Sofia Portanet
Past
Bogusz Rutkiewicz Bass (1988)
See also: Turbo, ex-Gotham, ex-Doctrine X, ex-SIR.SAW, ex-Non Iron (live)
Markus Freiwald Drums (1999)
See also: Despair, Everflow, Bonded (live), ex-Voodoocult, ex-Sodom, ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Rotting Christ (live), ex-Rumble Militia (live), ex-Flaming Anger, ex-Fangorn, ex-Hailstorm
Marco Minnemann Drums (2009-2010)
See also: Aeonsgate, Ilusen's Fallacy, Painstyle, Waken Eyes, ex-Ephel Duath, ex-Vindictiv, Mike Keneally Band, Steven Wilson, The Aristocrats, Joe Satriani (live), ex-Nathan Frost, ex-Theodore Ziras, ex-Witherfall, ex-Illogicist, ex-Necrophagist, ex-H-Blockx, ex-Silver
Added by: SomberOracle Modified by: Caliginosity
Added on: 2002-07-17 22:26:36 Last modified on: 2024-05-25 17:36:55