Dethklok

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Info and Intro

Dethklok are two things in one, not only are they a virtual band featured in the Adult Swim animations Metalocalypse, they are also a real band created to perform the band's Melodic Death Metal.

Both versions of Dethklok were created by Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha. The music that is heard on Metalocalypse is performed by Brendon Small, with others joining in for live shows and for albums.

The first official Dethklok release was on September 25, 2007, and was titled; The Dethalbum. This album went straight into the Billboard Magazine's Top 200 list at number 21.

They then released Dethalbum II on September 29, 2009, and toured with Mastodon, High on Fire and Converge.

Their third album, Dethalbum III, was October 16, 2012.

The soundtrack to the special episode, Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem was put out on October 29, 2013

Albums List

1) 2007: The Dethalbum

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2) 2009: Dethalbum II

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3) 2012: Dethalbum III

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4) 2013: The Doomstar Requiem

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EP

1) 2007: Adult Swim Presents: ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead on Tour with Dethklok (split CD)

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Singles

  1. 2007: "Bloodrocuted"
  2. 2009: "Bloodlines"
  3. 2012: "I Ejaculate Fire"
  4. 2013: "Blazing Star"

Members Name Check

Studio

  • Brendon Small – lead vocals, guitar, bass, keyboard
  • Gene Hoglan – drums (2007–present)
  • Bryan Beller – bass (2012–present)

Live

  • Brendon Small – lead vocals, guitar
  • Gene Hoglan – drums (2007–present)
  • Bryan Beller – bass, backing vocals (2007–present)
  • Mike Keneally – guitar, backing vocals (2007–present)
  • Pete Griffin – bass, backing vocals (2012)