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Country: Germany
Label: Nuclear Blast Records

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Formed in: 1983

1983- Teutonic thrash metal

Line-up

Current members:
1983-  Mike Sifringer - guitars
1983-1989  Marcel "Schmier" Schirmer - vocals, bass
› 1999-  -//-
2010-  Wawrzyniec "Vaaver" Dramowicz - drums
Former musicians:
1983-1987  Thomas "Tommy" Sandmann - drums
1987-1990  Harald "Harry" Wilkens - guitar
1987-1999  Oliver "Olli" Kaiser - drums
1990  André Grieder - vocals
1993-1999  Thomas Rosenmerkel - vocals
1993-1999  Michael Piranio - guitar
1994-1998  Christian Engler - bass
1999-2001  Sven Vormann - drums
2001-2010  Markus "Marc Reign" "Abyss" Reincke - drums
Live musicians:
1986  Chris "Witchhunter" Dudek - drums
2004  Ørjan "Ulvhedin Hoest" Stedjeberg - vocals
2009  Oliver Michael "Ol" Drake - guitar
Guest musicians:
2005  Dorothee "Doro" Pesch - vocals
2005  Peter "Biff" Byford - vocals
2005  Peter "Peavy" Wagner - vocals
2005  Björn Ove Ingemar "Speed" Strid - vocals
2005  Messiah Marcolin - vocals
2005  Peter Tägtgren - vocals
2005  Stian Tomt "Shagrath" Thoresen - vocals
2005  Paul "Di'Anno" Andrews - vocals
2008  Jeff Waters - guitar
2008  Vinnie Moore - guitar
2008  Gary Holt - guitar
2010  Oliver Michael "Ol" Drake - guitar, backing vocals
2010  Olof Mörck - guitar solo

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1984 | 8.3 Sentence Of Death [EP]
1985 | 8.4 Infernal Overkill
1986 | 8.5 Eternal Devastation
1987 | 8.4 Mad Butcher [EP]
1988 | 8.3 Release From Agony
1990 | 7.5 Cracked Brain
1994 | 6.4 Destruction [EP]
1995 | 5.5 Them Not Me [EP]
1998 | 5.5 The Least Successful Human Cannonball
2000 | 8 All Hell Breaks Loose
2001 | 8.4 The Antichrist
2003 | 7.7 Metal Discharge
2005 | 7.9 Inventor Of Evil
2008 | 7.7 D.E.V.O.L.U.T.I.O.N.
2011 | 7.9 Day Of Reckoning
2012 | 7.1 Spiritual Genocide
 
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Photo galleries

08.05.2012 Destruction, Warbringer, Vital Remains in Denver, CO - May 2012 by D.T. Metal
18.06.2011 Hellfest Open Air 2011 - Clisson, France, 18.06.2011 by Ivor
18.06.2011 Hellfest Open Air 2011 - Clisson, France, 18.06.2011 by Moocher
30.07.2010 Eisenwahn Festival 2010 - Obersinn, Germany, 30-31 July 2010 (NSFW!) by Promonex
24.10.2009 Damnation Festival 2009 - Leeds, England, 24th October 2009 by Baz Anderson
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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
12.11.2012 Destruction - Release New Video
05.10.2012 Destruction - New Song Streaming Online
07.09.2012 Destruction - Studio Trailer Online
06.08.2012 Destruction - New Album Title Revealed
24.02.2012 Destruction - North American 30th Anniversary Tour Announced
09.01.2012 Destruction - Working On 30th Anniversary Album
 
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Articles
22.05.2012 Destruction plus support ripped through Denver, CO - 8th May 2012
16.11.2007 Destruction, Onslaught - Nottingham, England, 14th November 2007

Concerts
03.05.2014 NOR, Haugesund - Karmøygeddon Metal Festival 2014 (3)
06.06.2014 GER, Hauptmannsgrün - Chronical Moshers Open Air 2014
10.07.2014 GER, Ballenstedt - Rockharz Open Air 2014 (2)
26.07.2014 GER, Lörrach - Baden In Blut 2014

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