|Oreigin||Belo Horizonte, Brazil|
|Labels||Cogumelo, Music for Nations,
|Associate acts||Sepultura, Scourge, Angel
Butcher, Mutilator, Sextrash,
Insulter, Holocausto, Cirrhosis,
|Past members||Wagner "Antichrist" Lamounier
Gerald "Incubus" Minelli
Armando "Leprous" Sampaio
Eduardo "D.D. Crazy"
Juninho "Pussy Fucker"
Eugênio "Dead Zone"
Sarcófago wis an influential Brazilian extreme metal baund. They wur frontit bi Sepultura's oreeginal sangster, Wagner Lamounier, an Geraldo Minelli. They hae been described as Brazil's maist controversial hivy metal baund, an have frequently evoked polarized reactions amang the metal scene.
The front cover o the baund's debut album, I.N.R.I., is regardit as the single greatest influence on black metal's image, especially ower the corpse paint style make-up. That record is an aa considered ane o the "first wave" albums that helped shape the genre. Their third LP, The Laws of Scourge, wis ane o the first technical daith metal records tae be released.
The baund brak up in 2000, efter releasin the Crust EP. Umwhile members, minus Wagner, played throughoot Brazil in 2006 unner the moniker "Tributo ao Sarcófago". In 2009, rumors surfaced that the oreginal I.N.R.I. line-up wur reunitin for a smaw, heich-profile tour, but proved to be false.
Members[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Last kent line-up
- Wagner "Antichrist" Lamounier - vocals, guitar (1985–2000)
- Geraldo "Gerald Incubus" Minelli - bass guitar, backing vocals (1986–2000)
- Manoel "Joker" - drums, backing vocals (1989–1991)
- Eugênio "Dead Zone" - drum programming, keyboards (1994–2000)
- Armando "Leprous" Sampaio - drums (1985–1986)
- Juninho "Pussy Fucker" - bass guitar (1985–1986)
- Zeber "Butcher" - guitar (1985–1987)
- Eduardo "D.D. Crazy" - drums (1986–1987)
- Fabio "Jhasko" - guitar (1991–1993)
- Lucio Olliver - drums (1991–1993)
Discography[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Studio albums
- Compilation albums
- Decade of Decay (1996)
- Satanic Lust (1986)
- The Black Vomit (1986)
- Sepultado (1987)
- Christ's Death (1987)
- Crush, Kill, Destroy (1992)
- Crust (2000)
- Split albums
- Warfare Noise (1986); with Chakal, Holocausto and Mutilator
- Compilation appearances
- The Lost Tapes of Cogumelo (1990)
- Masters of Brutality II (1992)
- Speed Kills 6: Violence of the Slams (1992)
- Roadkill, Vol. 2 (1999)
- Cogumelo Records Compilation (2001)
- Warzone XXVI (2001)
- Fenriz Presents... The Best of Old-School Black Metal (2004)