Celtic Frost

Celtic Frost wis a hivy metal baund frae Zürich, Swisserland. They are kent for their hivy influence on the extreme metal genres, particularly black metal.[1] The group wis first active frae 1984 tae 1993, an re-formed in 2001. Follaein Tom Gabriel Fischer's departure in 2008, Celtic Frost decidit tae break up again.[2] The baund wis inspired bi hivy metal groups such as Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, Venom but an aa bi gothic rock acts like Bauhaus, Siouxsie and the Banshees an Christian Death[3] an the hardcore punk group Discharge.[4]

Baund membersEedit

Final lineup (2008)Eedit

  • Tom Gabriel Fischer – vocals, guitars, programmin (1984–1993, 2001–2008)
  • Martin Eric Ain – bass guitar, vocals (1984–1987, 1990–1993, 2001–2008)
  • Franco Sesa – drums, percussion (2002–2008)
  • V Santura – guitar (live, 2007–2008)

Umwhile membersEedit

  • Isaac Darso - drums (1984)
  • Dominic Steiner - bass (1985)
  • Ron Marks – guitar (1987)
  • Oliver Amberg – guitar (1988–1989)
  • Stephen Priestly – drums, percussion (1984, 1988–1992)
  • Reed St. Mark – drums, percussion (1985–1988, 1992–1993)
  • Curt Victor Bryant – bass (1988–1990), guitar (1990–1993)
  • Erol Unala – guitar (2001–2006)
  • Anders Odden – guitar (live, 2006–2007)

DiscographyEedit

Studio albumsEedit

EPsEedit

SinglesEedit

  • The Collector's Celtic Frost (1987)
  • I Won't Dance (1987)
  • Cherry Orchards (1988)
  • The Celtic Frost Story (1989)

CompilationsEedit

VideographyEedit

  • Live At Hammersmith Odeon (1989, VHS)

Muisic videosEedit

  • Circle Of The Tyrants (1986)
  • Cherry Orchards (1988)
  • Wine In My Hand (Third From The Sun) (1989)
  • A Dying God Coming Into Human Flesh (2006)

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Celtic Frost Profile". Centurymedia.com. Archived frae the original on 22 Februar 2008. Retrieved 26 Mairch 2008."Archived copy". Archived frae the original on 22 Februar 2008. Retrieved 10 November 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. September 9, 2008 - PRESS RELEASE
  3. "Thomas Gabriel Fischer interview www.pyromusic.net". Archived frae the original on 23 Februar 2012. Retrieved 10 November 2010.
  4. J. Bennett, "Procreation of the Wicked," Precious Metal: Decibel Presents the Stories Behind 25 Extreme Metal Masterpieces, Albert Mudrian, ed., Da Capo Press, p. 34.

Freemit airtinsEedit