Obituary was formed in Tampa, Florida in under the name Executioner ( later called Xecutioner). The band spent four years playing live locally and went through several line-up changes, before changing their name to Obituary in . After signing to Roadrunner Records, Obituary's debut album, Slowly We Rot, was. Obituary is an American death metal band formed in October in Tampa, Florida. Initially called Executioner, the band changed their name to Xecutioner in to avoid confusion with the thrash metal band Executioner from Boston, and then changed their name once again to Obituary in The band's current. Obituary are a death metal band from Tampa, Florida. Formed in as Executioner, then changed spelling to Xecutioner, the band changed their name shortly before the release of their first album Slowly We Rot in The band are regarded as influential proponents of the Floridian death metal sound that emerged in.
Find Obituary discography, albums and singles on AllMusic. Jul 18, Originally formed in , under the name Executioner. Since there was already a band called Executioner in Boston, they changed it to Xecutioner and then finally to Obituary in , after they signed with Roadrunner Records. Obituary are considered to be one of the pioneering bands of the death metal. Kenny Andrews. Guitar. Azrael (USA-2) · John Tardy. Vocals. Tardy Brothers, ex- Xecutioner, ex-Executioner (USA-3) · Donald Tardy. Drums. Tardy Brothers, ex- Meathook Seed, ex-Executioner (USA-3), ex-Xecutioner, ex-Andrew WK · Trevor Peres. Guitar. Catastrophic, ex-Meathook Seed, ex-Xecutioner, ex-Executioner.
Obituary discography and songs: Music profile for Obituary, formed Genres : Death Albums include Cause of Death, Slowly We Rot, and The End Complete. +5. Xecutioner's Return. +5. 21 . Darkest Day. +8. 6. Inked in Blood. + 6. Obituary. Picking up where 's critically acclaimed "Inked In Blood" left off, OBITUARY show no signs of slowing down as they continue to reign as Kings of their genre. Recorded at their home studio in Tampa, Florida, "Obituary" is a 10 track tour-de- force of bone-pulverising death metal that is as heavy, uncompromising and. OBITUARY NORTH AMERICAN TOUR!!! Florida death metal legends OBITUARY headlining a North American tour May through June Click here for the tour dates.