Ed Gein (band)
|Origin||Syracuse, New York, U.S.|
|Labels||Black Market Activities|
Ed Gein is an American grindcore band, based in Syracuse, New York. The band consists of Graham Reynolds (guitar, vocals), Aaron Jenkins (bass, vocals) and Jesse Daino (drums, vocals). The band takes its name from the American murderer of the same name. The band is best known for its second album, Judas Goats and Dieseleaters (2005). The follow-up record, titled Bad Luck, was released in 2011.
Ed Gein's music has been labeled as grindcore, metalcore, mathcore and noise rock, featuring influences from thrash metal. On their third album, Bad Luck, the band shifted from their previous technical grindcore in favor of a more hardcore punk-influenced sound. The band's lyrics, primarily written by bassist Aaron Jenkins, are politically charged and features social commentary, on topics including racism in the United States, sexism, homophobia and bureaucracy.
- Graham Reynolds – guitar, vocals
- Aaron Jenkins – bass, vocals
- Jesse Daino – drums, vocals
- It's a Shame That a Family Can Be Torn Apart by Something as Simple as a Pack of Wild Dogs (2002)
- Judas Goats and Dieseleaters (2005)
- Bad Luck (2011)
- Ed Gein (2002)
- It's a Shame (2005)
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