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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  Schmier - vocals, bass
› 1999-  -//-
2010-  Vaaver - 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  Michael Piranio - guitar
1993-1999  Thomas Rosenmerkel - vocals
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  Hoest - vocals
2009  Oliver Michael "Ol" Drake - guitar
2015  Randy Black - drums
Guest musicians:
2005  Björn Ove Ingemar "Speed" Strid - vocals
2005  Peter Tägtgren - vocals
2005  Paul Di'Anno - vocals
2005  Doro Pesch - vocals
2005  Shagrath - vocals
2005  Messiah Marcolin - vocals
2005  Peter "Peavy" Wagner - vocals
2005  Biff Byford - vocals
2008  Vinnie Moore - guitar
2008  Jeff Waters - guitar
2008  Gary Holt - guitar
2010  Olof Mörck - guitar solo
2010  Oliver Michael "Ol" Drake - guitar, backing vocals

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1984 | 8.2 Sentence Of Death [EP]
1985 | 8.3 Infernal Overkill
1986 | 8.4 Eternal Devastation
1987 | 8.3 Mad Butcher [EP]
1988 | 8.3 Release From Agony
1990 | 7.4 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 | 7.8 Inventor Of Evil
2008 | 7.7 D.E.V.O.L.U.T.I.O.N.
2011 | 7.8 Day Of Reckoning
2012 | 7.1 Spiritual Genocide
2012 | 9.8 The Big Teutonic 4 [Split] [EP]
2015 Big Teutonic 4 [Split] [EP]
 
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Photo galleries

24.01.2015 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise 2015 - Day Three by D.T. Metal
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
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30.07.2010 Eisenwahn Festival 2010 - Obersinn, Germany, 30-31 July 2010 (NSFW!) by Promonex
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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
14.03.2015 Destruction - Drummer Sits Out N. American Tour
10.07.2014 Destruction - European Headlining Tour Confirmed
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
 
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Articles
14.03.2015 70000 Tons Of Metal 2015 - Day Three: Jamaica And Back We Sail
22.05.2012 Destruction plus support ripped through Denver, CO - 8th May 2012
16.11.2007 Destruction, Onslaught - Nottingham, England, 14th November 2007

Concerts
05.04.2015 NED, Leeuwarden - Eggbangers Ball 2015
10.04.2015 DEN, Aarhus - Royal Metal Fest 2015
01.05.2015 NCA, San Juan Del Sur - Siembra Y Lucha 2015
10.05.2015 USA, Phoenix, AZ
11.05.2015 USA, West Hollywood, CA (1)
12.05.2015 USA, Sacramento, CA (1)
13.05.2015 USA, Portland, OR
14.05.2015 USA, Seattle, WA
15.05.2015 CAN, Vancouver, BC
16.05.2015 CAN, Edmonton, AB
17.05.2015 USA, Billings, MT
19.05.2015 CAN, Winnipeg, MB (2)
20.05.2015 USA, Minneapolis, MN
21.05.2015 USA, Madison, WI
22.05.2015 USA, Chicago, IL
23.05.2015 USA, Louisville, KY
24.05.2015 USA, Kokomo, IN (1)
26.05.2015 USA, Grand Rapids, MI
28.05.2015 CAN, Toronto, ON
29.05.2015 CAN, Montreal, QC (1)
30.05.2015 USA, New York, NY
31.05.2015 USA, Manchester, NH
01.06.2015 USA, Baltimore, MD
02.06.2015 USA, Norfolk, VA
03.06.2015 USA, Jacksonville, NC
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06.06.2015 USA, New Orleans, LA
07.06.2015 USA, Houston, TX
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10.06.2015 USA, Austin, TX
11.06.2015 USA, McAllen, TX
12.06.2015 USA, Albuquerque, NM
13.06.2015 USA, Denver, CO (1)
14.06.2015 USA, Grand Junction, CO
13.07.2015 HUN, TBA - Rockmaraton Festival 2015 (4)
16.07.2015 GER, Balingen - Bang Your Head!!! Festival 2015 (3)
23.07.2015 ESP, Santa Coloma de Gramenet - Rock Fest Barcelona 2015 (7)
06.08.2015 ESP, Villena (Alicante) - Leyendas Del Rock 2015 (2)
07.08.2015 POR, Vagos - Vagos Open Air 2015 (7)
13.08.2015 GER, Dinkelsbühl - Summer Breeze Open Air 2015 (7)
04.09.2015 FRA, Torcy - Fall Of Summer 2015 (2)

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