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Pig Destroyer



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Hometown: Richmond, VA (USA)

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Virginia's extreme sound nihilists PIG DESTROYER deliver savage grindcore that is both intentionally confrontational and thoroughly pummeling. PIG DESTROYER formed in 1997, when vocalist J.R. Hayes, guitarist Scott Hull and drummer John Evans decided to unite in their efforts to bring utterly destructive grindcore to their local Virginia area...and beyond. The trio began rehearsing and immediately found that their common musical interests produced intelligent and incendiary music.

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Pig Destroyer Book Burner

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Book Burner (2012)

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Pig Destroyer Phantom Limb

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Phantom Limb (2007)

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Pig Destroyer Terrifyer

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Terrifyer (2004)

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Pig Destroyer announces new bassist
Pig Destroyer have announced the addition of bassist John Jarvis - the first ever bassist in the band. Founding member and guitarist Scott Hull commented on the new member: For many years, we haven't had a bass player or second…
October 23, 2013
Media: Pig Destroyer: "The Octagonal Stairway"
Pig Destroyer have released a new song through the Adult Swim Singles Collection. The track is titled "The Octagonal Stairway" and can be streamed or downloaded freely from the network's site. Find it…
September 04, 2013
Media: Pig Destroyer: 'Live Flexi'
Pig Destroyer are streaming three live songs which were given away at their recent performance at the Decibel Magazine 100th Issue Anniversary Show. The songs were on an exclusive flexi disc given away during the show and the songs are "Trojan Whore," "Sheet Metal Girl," and "The Bug." Check out the songs…
May 02, 2013
Tours: Pig Destroyer (Festivals)
Pig Destroyer have announced some festival appearances in Europe and the United States over the next few weeks. The band released Book Burner in 2012 and also issued the…
April 24, 2013
Media: Pig Destroyer: 'Mass & Volume' EP
Pig Destroyer have released a two-song digital EP via Bandcamp, titled Mass & Volume. The songs-- the…
March 05, 2013
Videos: Pig Destroyer: "The Diplomat"
Pig Destroyer have released a video for "The Diplomat." You can click Read More for the…
October 26, 2012
Media: Pig Destroyer: 'Book Burner'
Richmond grindcore act Pig Destroyer are streaming their new album, Book Burner, via NPR Music. The album is due out October 23, 2012, and follows up their 2007 album…
October 15, 2012
Media: Pig Destroyer: "Baltimore Strangler"
Pig Destroyer have posted another new song from their album, Book Burner. It's due out October 23, 2012. Find the song…
October 09, 2012
Media: Pig Destroyer: "The Diplomat"
Pig Destroyer have revealed another new song from their upcoming album, Book Burner. It's due out October 23, 2012 and is the follow up to…
September 26, 2012
Videos: Pig Destroyer: "Burning Palm" (Lyric Video)
Pig Destroyer have posted the first new music from their upcoming album, Book Burner. It's due out October 23, 2012 and is the first release from the band since…
September 14, 2012

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