Killjoy (musician)

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Killjoy, born Frank Pucci (on November 4, 1969), is the lead vocalist for the death metal band Necrophagia.


Pucci founded Necrophagia in 1983, which first dissolved in 1990. Shortly after Necrophagia's dissolution, he formed his solo band, and released Compelled By Fear in 1990.[1] Pucci reformed Necrophagia in 1997 with Phil Anselmo, and still performs with the band. Pucci is the only original member in the group's current line-up.

He was the vocalist for the death metal/thrash metal Band Cabal in 1990. Pucci has participated in several side projects with Phil Anselmo, including Viking Crown[2] and Eibon.[3] He was the vocalist for the death metal band The Ravenous, which included Nuclear Assault bassist Dan Lilker[4] and original Death drummer Chris Reifert. Bucci also sang for the black metal band Wurdulak,[5] Forlis[6] and Enoch.[7] He appears in the film August Underground's Mordum, released on video in 2003.[8]



Date of Release Title Label US sales
1987 Season of the Dead New Renaissance Records
1995 Death Is Fun Red Stream
1998 Holocausto de la Morte Red Stream
February 28, 2000 Black Blood Vomitorium (EP) Red Stream
October 22, 2001 Cannibal Holocaust (EP) Season of Mist Productions
2001 Reverse Voices of the Dead (split EP with Antaeus) Season of Mist Productions
February 24, 2003 The Divine Art of Torture Season of Mist Productions
2004 Goblins Be Thine (EP) Season of Mist Productions
April 18, 2005 Harvest Ritual Volume I Coffin Records/Season Of Mist
2006 Slit Wrists and Casket Rot (Live) Coffin Records/Season Of Mist
2011 Death Trip 69 Coffin Records/Season Of Mist
2014 WhiteWorm Cathedral Season Of Mist

Viking Crown[edit]

Date of Release Title Label US sales
1999 Unorthodox Steps of Ritual (EP) Baphomet Records
April 11, 2000 Innocence from Hell Baphomet Records
November 13, 2001 Banished Rhythmic Hate Renegade Records

The Ravenous[edit]

Date of Release Title Label US sales
August 29, 2000 Assembled in Blasphemy Hammerheart
2000 Three on a Meathook (EP) Red Stream
February 24, 2004 Blood Delirium Red Stream


Date of Release Title Label US sales
January 1, 1990 Compelled by Fear Restless/Colossal Records


Date of Release Title Label US sales
October 30, 2001 Ceremony in Flames Baphomet Records
2002 Severed Eyes of Possession Season of Mist


Date of Release Title Label US sales
2004 Graveyard Disturbances Red Stream / Baphomet


  1. ^ "Overview: Compelled by Fear". Allmusic. Retrieved 2 March 2010. 
  2. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Biography: Viking Crown". Allmusic. Retrieved 2 March 2010. 
  3. ^ Jung, Kim Yun (September 5, 2002). "Necrophagia Mainman Speaks Out On Philip Anselmo, Upcoming Projects". Blabbermouth. Retrieved 2 March 2010. 
  4. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Biography: Necrophagia". Allmusic. Retrieved 2 March 2010. 
  5. ^ "Necrophagia Part With Philip Anselmo, Revamp Line-Up". Blabbermouth. June 5, 2002. Retrieved 2 March 2010. 
  6. ^ "Naecrophagia's Killjoy Joins Denmark's Forlis". Blabbermouth. August 5, 2004. Retrieved 2 March 2010. 
  7. ^ "Archive News". Blabbermouth. September 28, 2001. Retrieved 2 March 2010. 
  8. ^ "August Underground's Mordum". HK Flix. Retrieved 2 March 2010.