Rocky Gray

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Rocky Gray
Birth name William Gray
Born (1974-07-02) July 2, 1974 (age 39)
Jacksonville, Arkansas, United States
Genres Alternative metal, Christian metal, death metal
Occupations Musician, songwriter
Instruments Drums, guitar, bass, keyboards, vocals
Labels Universal Republic,[1] Solid State, Rogue Records America
Associated acts Living Sacrifice, Soul Embraced, Mourningside, We Are the Fallen, Evanescence Machina

William "Rocky" Gray (born July 2, 1974 in Jacksonville, Arkansas, U.S.) is a drummer and guitarist who has been part of the Arkansas metal scene since the early 1990s. He has an extensive career as a musician and is best known as the lead guitarist for Living Sacrifice and the drummer for We Are the Fallen.[2] He also plays drums for Soul Embraced, Mourningside, and Machina and he is the former drummer for Evanescence. Gray is married to Renée Gray with two children, Abraham and Madison, and currently resides in Little Rock, Arkansas.


Current bands[edit]

Former bands[edit]

  • Chalice - (?-?)
  • Shredded Corpse - Vocals, Guitar, Keys (1991–1998)
  • Sickshine - Drums (1993–95)
  • PainGod (later known as Flesh Compressor) - ? (1994–1995)
  • Seminal Death - Vocals, Guitar (1995)
  • Thy Pain - Guitar, Vocals (2002)
  • Kill System - Guitar (2002–2003)
  • Evanescence - Drums (2002–2007)
  • The Burning - Guitar (2005–2006)
  • 3 For Sorrow - Drums, Bass and Guitar (2005–2006)

Other credits[edit]



In 2005, Rocky launched a clothing line called CrimeWave Clothing, which he has since abandoned. CrimeWave is also the name of Rocky's record label that currently features Fatal Thirteen.