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As an alumnus of post-punk innovators Getting rid of Joke, bassist Paul Raven has turned into a popular amount in the worlds of steel and industrial. Blessed on January 16, 1961, his big break emerged in 1983, when he changed the absent Youngsters in Getting rid of Joke. Raven initial appeared over the Fireplace Dances album, right before the band’s most effective period. 1985’s NIGHTTIME gave the music group a small number of strike singles and allowed Raven’s distinct sound to be a fundamental element of the music group. By 1988, nevertheless, the music group was over the verge of collapse, as Beyond your Gate became a crucial and commercial failing. Raven and Getting rid of Joke came back with 1990’s Extremities, Dirt and different Repressed Emotions, earning vital acclaim and pressing the music group (briefly) back to the spotlight. Nevertheless, internal tensions once more had taken their toll, with many associates, including Raven, departing to create the short-lived group Murder Inc. When Getting rid of Joke reformed in 1992, it had been without Raven. Signing up for NY hardcore clothing Prong a calendar year later, he added to two traditional albums, 1994’s Cleaning as well as the follow-up, Rude Awakening. Rude Awakening was Prong’s last studio room album, because the music group embarked on an extended sabbatical. Raven become popular as a maker and remixer, dealing with Spahn Ranch, Psychic Television, and Die Krupps, and the like. In 2001, he became a member of Matt Zane’s Culture 1.

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Full Name Paul Raven
Died October 20, 2007, Geneva, Switzerland
Profession Bassist
Nationality English
Parents Jon Raven
Music Songs Kings and Queens, A New Day, Every Day Is Halloween, The Death & Resurrection Show, Love Like Blood, Eighties, Adorations, Sanity, LiesLiesLies, America, Khyber Pass, Birds of a Feather, Señor Peligro, Money Is Not Our God, PermaWar, Let's Go, Pssyche, Rio Grande Blood, 99 Percenters, Roadhouse Blues, Ghouldiggers, Death & Destruction, Fear, Hosannas From the Basements of Hell, You'll Never Get to Me, Paint It Black, Love of the Masses, Thunderstruck, Total Invasion, Asteroid, Punch in the Face, Gangreen
Albums Rude Awakening, From Beer to Eternity, Rio Grande Blood, Killing Joke, Hosannas from the Basements of Hell, Fire Dances, Revelations, The Last Sucker, Ha, Cover Up, Notes from Thee Underground, Truth Will Out, Extremities, Dirt and Various Repressed Emotions, Relapse, Welcome to Mexico... Asshole, Hymns, Eat Shit You Fucking Redneck, Brighter Than a Thousand Suns, A New High in Low, Night Time, Ministry Trax! Box, Undercover, Adios... Puta Madres, Rantology, Bastard Eyes, 8 Bit Head, Dubhead, Chaos for Breakfast, Very Best of Fixes and Remixes, Rio Grande Dub, The Unperverted Pantomime, 6, Pigface vs. the World, The Unperverted Pantomime?

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Heavy Metal 2000 2000 producer: "Inside the Pervert Mound" - as Raven
One Fine Day 1996 writer: "Controller"
Underworld Awakening 2012 writer: "Watch Yourself Renholdër Remix"
The Hurt Locker 2008 writer: "Khyber Pass" - as Raven



The Death and Resurrection Show 2013 Documentary in memory of - as Paul Vincent Raven



Killing Joke: XXV Gathering! 2005 Video Himself

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The Death and Resurrection Show 2013 Documentary Himself / Bass Guitar Killing Joke (as Paul Vincent Raven)

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