Rick Rozz

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Rick Rozz
Birth name Frederick DeLillo
Born January 9, 1967
Apopka, Florida
Genres Death metal
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1983-present
Associated acts Death
Massacre
M. Inc

Rick Rozz (born Frederick DeLillo, January 9, 1967) is an American guitarist. Spent his formative years in Apopka, Florida, attending Lake Brantley High School. He is best known for his work with the death metal bands Death[1] and Massacre.[2] He still resides in Florida.

He played on and co-wrote the well-known death-metal releases Leprosy in 1988, From Beyond in 1990, the EP Inhuman Condition in 1991 and the more rock-oriented LP Promise in 1996.

Rozz currently plays guitar for a new death-metal band M. Inc. which he and drummer Mike Mazzonetto formed in 2009. As of 2011 Rick Rozz reunited with Terry Butler (Death, Six Feet Under, Massacre, Obituary) and reformed Massacre, also featuring Mazzonetto and vocalist Ed Webb. Massacre signed with Century Media Records in March 2012.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Biography: Death". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 March 2010. 
  2. ^ Bonacich, Drago. "Biography: Massacre". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 March 2010.