This German black metal band’s early lineup contains Tom Angelripper (bass/vocals), Aggressor (guitar/vocals), and Chris “Witchhunter” Dudek (drums). These were seriously affected by thrash/acceleration metal rings like Motörhead, Venom, and Mercyful Destiny, discovering the darkest subject material feasible. Aggressor quit the group before its 1st full-length album premiered and was been successful subsequently by Grave Violator, Destructor, and Blackfire. Mortal Life-style, documented on a Western european tour, was the 1st ever dual live thrash recording. The group opened up for Sepultura on that band’s breakthrough Western tour, and Michael Hoffman became a member of the group when Blackfire remaining for Kreator. Code Crimson adopted in 1999 and Marooned was released in fall 2000. M-16 adopted in 2001, as well as the live One Night time in Bangkok in 2003. Sodom’s lineup continuing to improve with Angelripper staying as the lone founding member. non-etheless, they soldiered on and reentered the studio room in 2005, which led to 2006’s self-titled providing. In 2007, Sodom released Last Sign of Bad, a assortment of re-recordings of old music. A remastered edition of Agent Orange, a crucial showcase and top-seller among German thrash albums originally released in 1989, premiered this year 2010, alongside a fresh studio record, In Battle and Parts. The ensuing years noticed the band withstand multiple lineup adjustments, with founder/primary songwriter Angelripper steering the dispatch. Sodom released their 14th studio room record, Epitome of Torture, in 2013, accompanied by Decision Time in 2016.