SACRED REICH BIOGRAPHY
Sacred Reich were a Phoenix based thrash metal band that formed in 1986. Singer/songwriter Phil Rind's interest was in socially-conscious and political speed metal. After several records on Metal Blade Records, they signed to Hollywood Records for a short stint, but later returned to Metal Blade to continue their musical career. The band split in 2000.SACRED REICH GENRES
Former drummer Dave McClain went on to join Machine Head in 1995. Lead guitarist Wiley Arnett went on to form The Human Condition in 2001.
In 2007, the band will reunite to play several shows in Europe.
In the summer of 2006, Wiley Arnett brought his recording equipment to his accountant's house in Arizona and produced the demo for the band A Tragic Comedy.
SACRED REICH LYRICAL THEMES
SACRED REICH ORIGIN
United States of America (Phoenix, AZ.), formed in 1985
SACRED REICH CURRENT RECORD LABEL
Metal Blade Records
SACRED REICH STATUS
SACRED REICH CURRENT LINE-UP
Phil Rind - vocals, bass (1985-2000, 2006-) (ex-Flotsam and Jetsam)
Wiley Arnett - lead guitar (1986-2000, 2006-) (The Human Condition)
Jason Rainey - rhythm guitar (1985-2000, 2007-)
Greg Hall - drums (1985-1991, 1997-2000, 2007-) (Frankenshred)
SACRED REICH PREVIOUS LINE-UP
Dan Kelly - vocals (1985-1986)
Jeff Martinek - guitar (1985-1986)
Dave McClain - drums (1992-1996) (Catalepsy, ex-Juggernaut (US), Narita (US), Machine Head (US), S.A. Slayer, Murdercar)