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Ice-T - 100% match to Body Count

Genres: Spoken Word Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Tracy Marrow, 16 February 1958, Newark, New Jersey, USA. One of the most outspoken rappers to emerge from the 80s west coast hip-hop scene, and one of the founding fathers of gangsta rap, Ice-T boasts (sometimes literally) a violent past in which he was shot twice - once while involved in an armed robbery. His name, fittingly, is taken from black exploitation author Iceberg Read more

Biohazard - 78% match to Body Count

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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The mean streets of Brooklyn, New York, USA, saw the formation of Biohazard in 1988 by Evan Seinfeld (29 December 1972, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA; bass/vocals), Billy Graziadei (guitar/vocals), Bobby Hambel (guitar) and Danny Schuler (drums). The harsh realities of urban life provided constant lyrical inspiration for this socially and politically aware hardcore Read more

Madball - 60% match to Body Count

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Freddy Cricien (Florida, USA), brother of Agnostic Front’s Roger Miret, was inevitably influenced by his imposing sibling, and his own band Madball operated in a similar all-out hardcore vein. Cricien had made his debut at an Agnostic Front show at the age of seven, when visiting his New York-based brother, climbing on stage to offer a rendition of the Animals’ It& Read more

Prong - 60% match to Body Count

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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This US thrash-hardcore rock trio was formed in the mid-80s. Hailing from New York’s lower east side, the band originally comprised Tommy Victor (vocals/guitar), Mike Kirkland (vocals/bass) and Ted Parsons (drums), and caused an immediate stir with their first release on the independent Spigot label. Emotionally angry, lyrically brutal, Prong partnered a relentless assault Read more

Suicidal Tendencies - 57% match to Body Count

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Mike Muir (14 March 1964, Venice, California, USA; vocals) formed Suicidal Tendencies in the early 80s in the Venice Beach area of Los Angeles, California, USA, enlisting Grant Estes (b. Canada; guitar), Louiche Mayorga (bass) and Amery Smith (drums). Despite an inauspicious start, being voted ‘worst band and biggest assholes’ in Flipside magazine’s 1982 polls Read more

Austrian Death Machine - 45% match to Body Count

Genres: Comedy Heavy Metal
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Misery Index - 41% match to Body Count

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Formed in 2001 in Baltimore, Maryland, this US band is commonly associated with the underground deathgrind scene. Taking its name from the economic indicator created by US economist Arthur Okun, Misery Index was formed by two former members of death metal band Dying Fetus, Jason Netherton (bass/vocals) and Kevin Talley (21 May 1979, San Antonio, Texas, USA; drums). Mike Harr Read more

Agnostic Front - 40% match to Body Count

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in 1980 by Vinnie Stigma (Vincent Cappucchio; guitar), this long-serving US hardcore punk band went through a number of musicians before settling on an early line-up comprising Stigma, Roger Miret (b. Rogelio Miret Gonzalez, Cuba; vocals), Ray Barbieri (b. 27 November 1961, USA, d. 11 September 1997; drums) and Adam Moochie (bass). Agnostic Front were the epitome of N Read more

Crowbar - 40% match to Body Count

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
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Sick Of It All - 38% match to Body Count

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Sick Of It All are long-standing members of the infamous hardcore community bred in New York City, New York, USA, in the late 80s. Even in a genre noted for its uncompromising aggression, they earned both rave notices and suspicion for what many perceived as the sheer hatefulness of their songwriting. Despite the criticism, they continue to stand by the ethos of their theme son Read more

Life Of Agony - 36% match to Body Count

Genres: Heavy Metal
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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From Brooklyn, New York, USA, this quartet was formed in 1989 by Alan Robert Goldstein (bass) and cousins Keith Caputo (vocals) and Joseph Zampella aka Joey Z (guitar). They initially recruited Sal Abruscato on drums. Together, they began Life Of Agony as a simple hardcore act, propelled by flaring nostrils and flying sweat, until diminutive lead singer Caputo had singing lesso Read more

M.O.D. - 36% match to Body Count

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Following his work in legendary New York hardcore act S.O.D. , vocalist Billy Milano formed M.O.D. (aka Method Of Destruction) with Tim McMurtrie (guitar), Ken Ballone (bass) and Keith Davis (drums). The quality of the groove-based hardcore on U.S.A. For M.O.D. was overshadowed by controversy over apparently racist and near-fascist lyrics, although Milano later explained in an Read more

D.R.I. - 33% match to Body Count

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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This thrash metal band was formed in Houston, Texas, USA, in 1982. The band’s original line-up comprised Kurt Brecht (vocals), Spike Cassidy (guitar), Dennis Johnson (bass) and Kurt’s brother Eric Brecht (drums). Originally calling themselves Dirty Rotten Imbeciles, they shortened the name to D.R.I. Their debut album, Dirty Rotten LP, was initially released in limited Read more

Ringworm - 32% match to Body Count

Genres: Pop / Rock
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Corrosion Of Conformity - 30% match to Body Count

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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This US metal outfit started out as a hardcore crossover band. Originally known as No Labels, the band was formed in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, in 1982 by Reed Mullin (drums), Woody Weatherman (Woodroe Weatherman, 1965, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA; guitar) and Mike Dean (b. Thomas Michael Dean, 24 August 1963, USA; bass/vocals), and rose to become one of the biggest draw Read more


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