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Fear Factory

Band, *1989 US, Los Angeles
Rock and Electronic
A.k.a. B.C. Bell, D. Cazares, C.O. Wolbers and R. Herrero

Fear Factory were formed in 1989 in Los Angeles by Dino Cazares (guitar), Raymond Herrera (drums), Burton C. Bell (vocals) and later Christian Olde Wolbers (bass) under the name Ulceration before switching in 1990 to their current moniker. Influenced by British Grindcore and extreme music such as Napalm Death and Godflesh, Fear Factory's career has seen them pioneer a hybrid of Death Metal, Industrial Metal, Alternative Metal and electronic music. Their first album "Concrete" from 1991 was not released until 2002. This was also the first production job for then unknown Ross Robinson who would later produce bands such as Korn, Machine Head, and Slipknot. Strong personal differences led to a break-up in 2002 but the band re-formed a year later minus Cazares with bassist Christian Olde Wolbers taking on guitar duties while Strapping Young Lad's Byron Stroud entered to take over live bass. Another hiatus followed in 2006. In 2009 Fear Factory returned with founding member Cazares in the band again, but without Herrera and Wolbers.

     
Members
PortraitDino Cazares
g, b *1966 US
PortraitSteve Tushar
key US
PortraitChristian Olde Wolbers
b *1972 BE
PortraitBurton C. Bell
voc *1969 US
PortraitRaymond Herrera
dr *1972 US
PortraitAndrew Shives
b US
PortraitGene Hoglan
dr *1967 US
PortraitByron Stroud
b *1969 CA
PortraitTony Campos
b, bvoc *1973 US
PortraitMatt Devries
g
Andy Romero
b US
Dave "Hateface" Gibney
voc US
John Sankey
dr
PortraitMike Heller
dr *1982 US
Popular Tracks   
Linchpin on Digimortal by Fear Factory
Hatred Will Prevail - Monolith Remix on Recoded by Fear Factory
Soul Hacker on Genexus by Fear Factory
Replica on Demanufacture by Fear Factory
Regenerate on Genexus by Fear Factory
Cars - Remix on Obsolete by Fear Factory
Invisible Wounds (Dark Bodies) on Digimortal by Fear Factory
Edgecrusher on Obsolete by Fear Factory
Powershifter on Mechanize by Fear Factory
Descent on Obsolete by Fear Factory

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Discography


Title Artist Year Type
DielectricFear Factory2015Album
GenexusFear Factory2015Album
Soul HackerFear Factory2015Album
The Complete Roadrunner Collection 1992-2001Fear Factory2013Album
The IndustrialistFear Factory2012Album
PowershifterFear Factory2010Album
MP3 CollectionFear Factory2010Album
MechanizeFear Factory2010Album
Generic Interview With Barton C. BellFear Factory2006Album
15 Years Of Fear TourFear Factory2006Album
MP3Fear Factory2006Compil.
The Best OfFear Factory2006Compil.
Даёшь Музыку MP3 CollectionFear Factory2006Compil.
Super NovaFear Factory2005Single
Live On The Sunset StripFear Factory2005Album
Transgression - SamplerFear Factory2005Album
TransgressionFear Factory2005Album
MP3 CollectionFear Factory2005Compil.
MP3 CollectionFear Factory2005Compil.
Live & ClipsFear Factory2005Album
Часть 1-2Fear Factory2005Album
TransgressionFear Factory2005Album
Moment Of ImpactFear Factory2005Album
Transgression / UntitledFear Factory / The Dresden Dolls2005Album
My GraveFear Factory2005Single
MP3 CollectionFear Factory2005Compil.
Новая Фонотека В КарманеFear Factory2005Compil.
ArchetypeFear Factory2004Album
CyberwasteFear Factory2004Single
Bite The Hand That BleedsFear Factory2004Single
ArchetypeFear Factory2004Album
Коллекция Альбомов MP3Fear Factory2003Compil.
Hatefiles (Hi-End Ultra X-treme) (Full Album + Bonus)Fear Factory2003Compil.
HatefilesFear Factory2003Compil.
Fear Is The Mind Killer / Digital Connectivity: Part 1Fear Factory2002Compil.
Archetype / Live' 2001Fear Factory2002Compil.
Remanufacture / CarsFear Factory2002Compil.
Obsolete / LinchpinFear Factory2002Compil.
Demanufacture / ResurrectionFear Factory2002Compil.
Digimortal / Rock In RingFear Factory2002Compil.
Hatefiles / BurnFear Factory2002Compil.
Soul Of A New Machine / Live In HamburgFear Factory2002Compil.
Immortal CombatFear Factory2002Album
ConcreteFear Factory2002Album
Concrete / Digital Connectivity: Part 2Fear Factory2002Compil.
Monsters Of Rock (The Very Best Of Metal)Fear Factory2002Compil.
Remanufacture / Fear Is The MindkillerFear Factory2002Album
LinchpinFear Factory2001Single
Digimortal (Interactive CD Sampler)Fear Factory2001Album
Digital ConnectivityFear Factory2001Album
Invisible Wounds (Dark Bodies)Fear Factory2001Single
DigimortalFear Factory2001Album
Коллекция Альбомов MP3Fear Factory2001Compil.
Digital ConnectivityFear Factory2001Compil.
CarsFear Factory1999Single
DescentFear Factory1999Single
Cars (Remix-Edit)Fear Factory1999Album
Video Clips CompilationFear Factory1999Album
MessiahFear Factory1999Compil.
ResurrectionFear Factory1998Single
ObsoleteFear Factory1998Album
Limited Edition Tour CDFear Factory / Spineshank1998Single
ShockFear Factory1998Single
rEvolutionFear Factory1998Compil.
InstrumentalsFear Factory1998Album
From Inside The MachineFear Factory1997Album
BurnFear Factory1997Single
The Gabber MixesFear Factory1997Album
Remanufacture (Cloning Technology)Fear Factory1997Album
Remanufacture (Cloning Technology)Fear Factory1997Album
DemanufactureFear Factory1995Album
Dog Day SunriseFear Factory1995Single
DemanufactureFear Factory1995Album
Fear Is The MindkillerFear Factory1993Album
Soul Of A New MachineFear Factory1992Album
Slave Labor Live EPFear FactoryAlbum
MP3 CollectionFear FactoryAlbum
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