Repulsion are a legendary band hailed as being one of the biggest influences on the genre grindcore despite only releasing one official full length album entitled "Horrified" in 1989.REPULSION GENRES
The band formed in 1984 under the name Genocide, releasing three demos with this name. Later, they switch the name to the more "fitting name" for their style of music and lyrical content, which is Repulsion. With the name Repulsion, they released one full length album, two demos and a single. They broke up around 1991 and after almost a decade, the band decided to reform again circa 2004.
Repulsion hold a legendary status as a band influencing countless earlier grindcore bands like Napalm Death, Carcass, and Terrorizer. The band is also hailed as one of the first breeds of grindcore being mixed with death metal, influencing the gore-grind genre heavily.
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United States of America (Flint, MI), formed in 1985
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REPULSION CURRENT LINE-UP
Scott Carlson - vocals, bass (ex-Death, Death Breath (guest))
Matt Olivio - guitars (ex-Death, Dejecta)
Col Jones - drums (Dekapitator, ex-Exhumed (US), Cadaverizer, Cretin (US))
Matt Harvey - guitars (Exhumed (US), Dekapitator, ex-Noothgrush, Cadaverizer, Athrenody)
REPULSION PREVIOUS LINE-UP
Aaron Freeman - guitars (Dejecta, Pain (US))
Fish - drums
Dave "Grave" Hollingshead - drums