Swamp Terrorists

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Swamp Terrorists are a Swiss industrial group formed in the late '80s by scene veterans STR (programmer) and Ane H (vocals). The original lineup of Swamp Terrorists included the two plus guitarist Francis H. After the release of one EP (He Is Guilty), Francis left, leaving Ane H. and STR to record their debut album, Grim-Stroke-Disease, for Machinery/Noise in 1990; Grow-Speed Injection followed one year later. By the time third album Combat Shock was released in 1994 (on Re-Constriction), Swamp Terrorists had gained three new members for live shows: guitarist Spring, bassist Anrej A. and drummer Piet Hertig.
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Albums

MA 3-4 Swamp Terrorists - Grim - Stroke - Disease album art Swamp Terrorists Grim - Stroke - Disease (Album) Machinery Records MA 3-4 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
0-3612-44848-2 Swamp Terrorists - Grow - Speed - Injection album art Swamp Terrorists Grow - Speed - Injection (Album) Machinery Records, Machinery Records 0-3612-44848-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
ALCB 840 Swamp Terrorists - Combat Shock album art Swamp Terrorists Combat Shock (Album) Contempo Records, Alfa International ALCB 840 Japan 1993 Sell This Version
cdWHIP012p Swamp Terrorists - Killer album art Swamp Terrorists Killer (Album) Sub/Mission Records cdWHIP012p Italy 1995 Sell This Version
cdWHIP026 Swamp Terrorists - Five In Japan album art Swamp Terrorists Five In Japan (Album) Sub/Mission Records cdWHIP026 Italy 1997 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

19303 Swamp Terrorists - He Is Guilty album art Swamp Terrorists He Is Guilty 150 BPM Records 19303 Switzerland 1988 Sell This Version
MA 9-6 Swamp Terrorists - Rebuff! album art Swamp Terrorists Rebuff! (Maxi) Machinery Records MA 9-6 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
0-3612-44884-2 Swamp Terrorists - Nightmare album art Swamp Terrorists Nightmare(CD, EP) Noise (3) 0-3612-44884-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
cdsWHIP007, CB 23 Swamp Terrorists - The Get O. EP album art Swamp Terrorists The Get O. EP(2xCD, EP) Sub/Mission Records, Cashbeat cdsWHIP007, CB 23 Italy 1994 Sell This Version
DIS 017 Swamp Terrorists - Brainfuck album art Swamp Terrorists Brainfuck(12") Disturbance DIS 017 Italy 1994 Sell This Version
cdWHIP001, CDWHIP 001, cdsWHIP001 Swamp Terrorists - The Pale Torment EP album art Swamp Terrorists The Pale Torment EP(CD, EP) Sub/Mission Records, Sub/Mission Records, Sub/Mission Records cdWHIP001, CDWHIP 001, cdsWHIP001 Italy 1994 Sell This Version
cdsWHIP015, CB 24 Swamp Terrorists - Dive-Right Jab - The Remixes album art Swamp Terrorists Dive-Right Jab - The Remixes (Maxi) Sub/Mission Records, Sub/Mission Records cdsWHIP015, CB 24 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
cds WHIP018 Swamp Terrorists - Wreck album art Swamp Terrorists Wreck (Maxi, Comp) Sub/Mission Records cds WHIP018 Europe 1996 Sell This Version

Compilations

cdWHIP002 Swamp Terrorists - Combat Shock / Pale Torment album art Swamp Terrorists Combat Shock / Pale Torment(Cass, Album, Comp, Promo) Contempo International cdWHIP002 Italy 1993 Sell This Version
ERA 9602-4, mcWHIP002/-12, 008-123004 Swamp Terrorists - Killer / Combat Shock album art Swamp Terrorists Killer / Combat Shock(Cass, Comp) Nextera, Sub/Mission Records, SPV ERA 9602-4, mcWHIP002/-12, 008-123004 Czech Republic 1996 Sell This Version
MET 119 Swamp Terrorists - Rare & Unreleased album art Swamp Terrorists Rare & Unreleased(CD, Comp) Metropolis MET 119 US 1999 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

none Swamp Terrorists - Demo 1996 album art Swamp Terrorists Demo 1996(Cass, S/Sided) Not On Label (Swamp Terrorists Self-released) none Switzerland 1996 Sell This Version

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Cyberdeath

Cyberdeath

August 31, 2005
edited over 16 years ago
The sound of Swamp Terrorists can be defined like a thousand Swiss collapsing mountains. They are natives of Bern, Switzerland. Swamp Terrorists began their career at the beginning of the 80's with Ane Hebeisen and STR. In 1988 they recorded their first single "He Is Guilty" with the label 150 BPM Records of Switzerland. In 1990 they sign with the German label Machinery Records, that same year they recorded their first LP “Grim - Stroke – Disease”, and in 1991 the second LP “Grow - Speed – Injection” together with the “Rebuff!” single.

This duet defines its style as "Street Tech Beat", however, I define them must as Electro-Thrash. These Swiss terrorists don't negotiate with the music, their style impacts the electro-fans and well the head-banggers followers of the metal music, having fans from Switzerland to Mexico, passing by Germany, U.S. and Brazil.

Nobody knows if somebody finished with them or they decided to finish their career of electronic terrorism, but the important thing is that they did a great damage in the musical scene.

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