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Amebix



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Hometown: Tavistock (UK)

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Amebix were an English Crust punk/Heavy metal band. Formed as "The Band with No Name", Amebix's original run was from 1978 to 1987, during which time they released three EPs and two full–length LPs. The group reunited in 2008 and disbanded again in November 2012.

By being one of the first bands to blend anarcho–punk and heavy metal music, Amebix are often cited as one of the key bands that helped to create the crust punk style. Such notable bands as Sepultura, Neurosis and Deviated Instinct have paid homage to the band.


Reviews

Amebix Knights of the Black Sun [12-inch]

Amebix

Knights of the Black Sun [12-inch] (2011)

Profane Existence/Amebix

Amebix Sonic Mass

Amebix

Sonic Mass (2011)

Easy Action/Amebix

Amebix Redux

Amebix

Redux (2010)

Profane Existence

Amebix Monolith [vinyl reissue]

Amebix

Monolith [vinyl reissue] (2010)

Back on Black

Amebix Monolith [reissue]

Amebix

Monolith [reissue] (2008)

Moshpit Tragedy

Interviews

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Rob Miller (Amebix)

Monday, October 4, 2010 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

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