Discharge

Discharge

Profile:
Formed: 1977 // Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Hardcore punk band that were among the first to mix metal influences with punk and often used a specific drum beat that became known as D-beat. D-beat (after Discharge) later developed into a hardcore sub-genre also refered to as Discore or Kängpunk (in Sweden - Kängpunk means 'Bootpunk' 'boot' refering to the army styled steel toed boot).

Current line up:

Vocals - Jeff "JJ" Janiak
Guitar - Tony "Bones" Roberts
Guitar - Terry "Tezz" Roberts
Bass - Roy "Rainy" Wainwright
Drums - Dave "Proper Caution" Bridgwood

Past members:

Vocals

* Terry "Tezz" Roberts (1977)
* Kelvin "Cal" Morris (1977–1987, 1991–1995, 1997–2003)
* Rob "Rocky Shades" Berkley (1987)
* Anthony "Rat" Martin (2003-2014)

Guitar

* Roy "Rainy" Wainwright (1977)
* Peter "Pooch" Pyrtle (1983–1984)
* Les "The Mole" Hunt (1984–1986)
* Stephen "Fish" Brooks (1986–1987)
* Andy Green (1991–1995)
* Labanthorsen "The Torn" Ekeroth (1995–1999)

Bass

* Anthony "Jake" Morgan (1991–1995)
* Nick Bushell
* Nigel Bamford

Drums

* Tony "Acko" Atkinson (1977–1979)
* Terry "Tezz" Roberts (1977–1981, 1997–2006)
* Dave "Bambi" Ellesmere (1981)
* Keith Haynes (1981)
* Garry Maloney (1981–1984, 1986–1987, 1991–1995)
* Micky "Haymaker" Gibson (1984–1986)
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Discharge Discography Tracks

Albums

Discharge Live At The Lyceum; 24th May 1981 (Album) Chaos Cassettes, Chaos Tapes UK 1981 Sell This Version
Discharge Why (MiniAlbum, Album) Clay Records, Clay Records UK 1981 Sell This Version
Discharge Hear Nothing See Nothing Say Nothing (Album) Clay Records UK 1982 Sell This Version
Discharge Grave New World (Album) Clay Records US 1986 Sell This Version
Discharge Live At The City Garden New Jersey (Album) Clay Records UK 1989 Sell This Version
Discharge The Nightmare Continues... Live (Album) Clay Records UK 1990 Sell This Version
Discharge Massacre Divine (Album) Clay Records UK 1991 Sell This Version
Discharge Shootin' Up The World (Album) Clay Records UK 1993 Sell This Version
Discharge Discharge (Album) Sanctuary Records UK 2002 Sell This Version
Discharge Disensitise (Album) Vile Records (2) UK 2009 Sell This Version
Discharge Live 2014 (Album) Mass Productions France 2015 Sell This Version
Discharge Toronto '83: In The Cold Night Ugly Pop Records Canada 2015 Sell This Version
Discharge End Of Days (Album) Nuclear Blast, Nuclear Blast US 2016 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Discharge Fight Back (EP, Single) Clay Records, Clay Records UK 1980 Sell This Version
Discharge Realities Of War (EP) Clay Records UK 1980 Sell This Version
Discharge Decontrol (Single, EP) Clay Records UK 1980 Sell This Version
Discharge Never Again (Single) Clay Records UK 1981 Sell This Version
Discharge State Violence State Control (Single) Clay Records Germany 1982 Sell This Version
Discharge Warning: Her Majesty's Government Can Seriously Damage Your Health (EP) Clay Records UK 1983 Sell This Version
Discharge The Price Of Silence / Born To Die In The Gutter (Single) Clay Records UK 1983 Sell This Version
Discharge The More I See (Single) Clay Records UK 1984 Sell This Version
Discharge Ignorance (Single) Clay Records UK 1985 Sell This Version
Discharge + MG 15 Discharge + MG 15 - Discharge / MG 15 (EP) Throne Records Spain 2005 Sell This Version
Discharge Beginning Of The End (EP, Maxi) Thunk Records UK 2006 Sell This Version
Off With Their Heads / Discharge Off With Their Heads / Discharge - Never Run / Legacy You Left Behind (Single) Drunken Sailor Records UK 2011 Sell This Version