Origin: Tampa, Florida, USA  
Genres: Death Metal
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Last update/review: March 8, 2017

Six Feet Under

Six Feet Under was formed as a side project for Cannibal Corpse vocalist Chris Barnes and Obituary guitarist Allen West, and became a full-time band following Barnes' well-publicized departure from Cannibal Corpse, though West is no longer part of the group. The band has carved a decent career for themselves, cranking out American mid-paced death metal with few frills or subleties.

One recent album deserves a mention. Entitled Graveyard Classics 2, the album is a cover of an entire metal album, in this case AC/DC's Back In Black. With the music not too far removed from the original combined with Barnes typical death growl, it's not clear who the target audience is for this. Strange, but at least the band is doing something on its own terms.

Current Members

Chris Barnes

vocals (ex-Cannibal Corpse, ex-Torture Killer)

Ray Suhy

guitars

Jack Owen

guitars (ex-Adrift, ex-Cannibal Corpse, ex-Deicide)

Jeff Hughell

bass (ex-Brain Drill)

Marco Pitruzella

drums (ex-Brain Drill, ex-Vornagar)

Former Members/Guests

Allen West

guitars (ex-Lowbrow, ex-Obituary)

Steve Swanson

guitars

Rob Arnold

guitars (ex-Chimaira)

Ola Englund

guitars (The Haunted)

Terry Butler

bass (ex-Death, Denial Fiend, ex-Massacre, Obituary)

Greg Gall

drums (Nasty Savage)

Kevin Talley

drums (Absence Of The Sacred, ex-Chimaira, ex-Daath, ex-Dying Fetus, ex-Misery Index, ex-Them, guest for Wykked Wytch)

Josh Hall (guest)

drums (Cannabis Corpse)



Discography



Haunted  
1995 Metal Blade
  1. Human Target
  2. Remains of You
  3. Suffering In Ecstasy
  4. Tomorrow's Victim
  5. Torn To The Bone
  6. Haunted
  7. The Enemy Inside
  8. Silent Violence
  9. Lycanthropy
  10. Still Alive
  11. Beneath A Black Sky
  • Chris Barnes
  • Allen West
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall
1995 Readers' Album #73




Alive And Dead  EP
1996 Metal Blade
  1. Insect
  2. Drowning
  3. Grinder
  4. Suffering In Ecstasy (live)
  5. Human Target (live)
  6. Lycanthropy (live)
  7. Beneath A Black Sky (live)
  • Chris Barnes
  • Allen West
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall



Warpath  
1997 Metal Blade
  1. War Is Coming
  2. Nonexistence
  3. A Journey Into Darkness
  4. Animal Instinct
  5. Death Of Glory
  6. Burning Blood
  7. Manipulation
  8. Revenge Of The Zombie
  9. As I Die
  10. Night Visions
  11. Caged And Disgraced
  • Chris Barnes
  • Allen West
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall
1997 Readers' Album #41




Maximum Violence  
1999 Metal Blade
  1. Feasting On The Blood Of The Insane
  2. Bonesaw
  3. Victim Of The Paranoid
  4. Short Cut To Hell
  5. No Warning Shot
  6. War Machine
  7. Mass Murder Rampage
  8. Brainwashed
  9. Tourture Killer
  10. This Graveyard Earth
  11. Hacked To Pieces
  12. Wrathchild (bonus track)
  13. Jailbreak (bonus track)
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall
1999 Readers' Album #62




Graveyard Classics  
2000 Metal Blade
  1. Holocaust
  2. TNT
  3. Sweet Leaf
  4. Pirahna
  5. Son Of A Bitch
  6. Stepping Stone
  7. Confused
  8. California Ueber Alles
  9. Smoke On The Water
  10. Blackout
  11. Purple Haze
  12. In League With Satan
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall



True Carnage  
2001 Metal Blade
  1. Impulse To Disembowel
  2. The Day The Dead Walked
  3. It Never Dies
  4. The Murderers
  5. Waiting For Decay
  6. One Bullet Left
  7. Knife,Gun,Axe
  8. Snakes
  9. Sick & Twisted
  10. Cadaver Mutilator
  11. Necrosociety
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall



Double Dead  VIDEO
2002 Metal Blade



Double Dead  LIVE
2002 Metal Blade
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall



Bringer Of Blood  
2003 Metal Blade
  1. Sick In The Head
  2. Amerika The Brutal
  3. My Hatred
  4. Murdered In The Basement
  5. When Skin Turns Blue
  6. Bringer Of Blood
  7. Ugly
  8. Braindead
  9. Blind And Gagged
  10. Claustrophobic
  11. Escape From The Grave
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall
2003 Readers' Album #48




Live With Full Force & Maximum Video  VIDEO
2004 Metal Blade



Graveyard Classics II  
2004 Metal Blade
  1. Hells Bells
  2. Shoot To Thrill
  3. What Do You Do For Money Honey
  4. Givin' The Dog A Bone
  5. Let Me Put My Love Into You
  6. Back In Black
  7. You Shook Me All Night Long
  8. Have A Drink On Me
  9. Shake A Leg
  10. Rock n' Roll Ain't Noise Pollution
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall
2004 Readers' Album #88




13  
2005 Metal Blade
  1. Decomposition Of The Human Race
  2. Somewhere In The Darkness
  3. Rest In Pieces
  4. Wormfood
  5. 13
  6. Shadow Of The Reaper
  7. Deathklaat
  8. The Poison Hand
  9. This Suicide
  10. The Art Of Headhunting
  11. Stump
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall
2005 Readers' Album #60




Commandment  
2007 Metal Blade
  1. Doomsday
  2. Thou Shall Kill
  3. Zombie Executioner
  4. The Edge of the Hatchet
  5. Bled to Death
  6. Resurrection of the Rotten
  7. As the Blade Turns
  8. The Evil Eye
  9. In A Vacant Grave
  10. Ghosts of the Undead
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall



Death Rituals  
2008 Metal Blade
  1. Death By Machete
  2. Involuntary Movement Of Dead Flesh
  3. None Will Escape
  4. Eulogy For The Undead
  5. Seed Of Filth
  6. Bastard
  7. Into The Crematorium
  8. Shot In The Head
  9. Killed In Your Sleep
  10. Crossroads To Armageddon
  11. Ten Deadly Plagues
  12. Crossing The River Styx
  13. Murder Addiction
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall
2008 Readers' Album #49




Graveyard Classics III  
2010 Metal Blade
  1. A Dangerous Meeting (Mercyful Fate cover)
  2. Metal On Metal (Anvil cover)
  3. The Frayed Ends Of Sanity (Metallica cover)
  4. At Dawn They Sleep (Slayer cover)
  5. Not Fragile (Bachman Turner Overdrive cover)
  6. On Fire (Van Halen cover)
  7. Pounding Metal (Exciter cover)
  8. Destroyer (Twisted Sister cover)
  9. Psychotherapy (Ramones cover)
  10. Snap Your Fingers, Snap Your Neck (Prong cover)
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Terry Butler
  • Greg Gall



Wake The Night! Live In Germany  VIDEO
2011 Metal Blade



Undead  
2012 Metal Blade
  1. Frozen at the Moment of Death
  2. Formaldehyde
  3. 18 Days
  4. Molest Dead
  5. Blood on My Hands
  6. Missing Victims
  7. Reckless
  8. Near Death Experience
  9. The Scar
  10. Delayed Combustion Device
  11. Vampire Apocalypse
  12. The Depths of Depravity
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Rob Arnold
  • Jeff Hughell
  • Kevin Talley
2012 Readers' Album #70




Unborn  
2013 Metal Blade
  1. Neuro Osmosis
  2. Prophecy
  3. Zombie Blood Curse
  4. Decapitate
  5. Incision
  6. Fragment
  7. Alive To Kill You
  8. The Sinister Craving
  9. Inferno
  10. Psychosis
  11. The Curse Of Ancients
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Ola Englund
  • Jeff Hughell
  • Kevin Talley



Crypt Of The Devil  
2015 Metal Blade
  1. Gruesome
  2. Open Coffin Orgy
  3. Broken Bottle Rape
  4. Break the Cross in Half
  5. Lost Remains
  6. Slit Wrists
  7. Stab
  8. The Night Bleeds
  9. Compulsion to Brutalize
  10. Eternal Darkness
  • Chris Barnes
  • Steve Swanson
  • Jeff Hughell
  • Marco Pitruzella



Graveyard Classics IV: The Number Of The Priest  
2016 Metal Blade
  1. Night Crawler
  2. Starbreaker
  3. Genocide
  4. Invader
  5. Never Satisfied
  6. Murders in the Rue Morgue
  7. Prowler
  8. Flash of the Blade
  9. The Evil That Men Do
  10. Stranger in a Strange Land
  11. Total Eclipse
  • Chris Barnes
  • Ray Suhy
  • Josh Hall



Torment  
2017 Metal Blade
  1. Sacrificial Kill
  2. Exploratory Homicide
  3. The Separation of Flesh from Bone
  4. Schizomaniac
  5. Skeleton
  6. Knife Through the Skull
  7. Slaughtered as They Slept
  8. In the Process of Decomposing
  9. Funeral Mask
  10. Obsidian
  11. Bloody Underwear
  12. Roots of Evil
  • Chris Barnes
  • Ray Suhy
  • Jeff Hughell
  • Marco Pitruzella




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