Richard Ramirez

Real Name:
Richard Ramirez
Profile:
American (openly gay) experimental/harsh noise artist originally from Houston, Texas but now based in Pennsylvania. Began his experimental/noise work in 1989. Founder of Black Leather Jesus, Deadline Recordings , Next Halloween, & Dead Audio Tapes. Works in many projects and with collaborators. In the past has worked/collaborated with Kapotte Muziek, The Haters/G.X. Jupitter-Larsen, Merzbow, Richard Rupenus (The New Blockaders/NAG), MSBR, Thurston Moore, Con-Dom, Smell & Quim, Macronympha, Das Synthetische Mischgewebe, Astro, Cock ESP, Guilty Connector, Skin Crime, Government Alpha, Prurient, The Rita, Vomir, and others. Ramirez-Matzus has toured/performed in Japan, Europe, Canada, Mexico, and the U.S.

Ramirez has also performed in The Haters. The Haters are Ramirez' biggest influence.

Ramirez was the co-organizer of the festivals: Dead Audio Music Festival and Eyes Behind the Wall. EBTW was the first HNW (harsh noise wall) festival created. Sean E. Ramirez-Matzus was the co-organizer of these events.

He is an "avant-garde" fashion designer (Richard Saenz).

Richard Ramirez was in fact his legal name, by birth.

Ramirez is married to noise artist, Sean Matzus
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[Untitled], 12Yr Old Proud Parent, à Venezia, Adipocere, Adult Crash Unit, All Of Them Witches (2), An Innocent Young Throat-Cutter, Anal Drill, Anal Sex Mafia, Anatomy Of A Blackout, Anonymous Filth, Are The Volcanoes Still Active?, Baptist Skin Communiti, Battery Suspects, Bestand Aus Kleinen, Bill Skins Fifth, Black Day for the Ram, Black Leather Jesus, Black On Black (4), Black Orgasm, Black Ritual, Bog Queen, Bone Scraper Society, Botis, Candyblisters, Carbomb Sideshow, Caron (5), Çatal Hüyük, Clinical Mishaps, Couples Enthusiasm, d/S, Das Etat Museum, Dead Air Show, Death Carries A Cane, Death Laid An Egg, Demeulemeester, Dentley & Soper's, Devil Times Five, Double Witch Head, Drunken Ménage à Trois, ERK64, Erzulie Scorpione, Femme Under Plastic, Five Dead On The Crimson Canvas, Forniphilia, Forthcoming Shadow, Four Flies, Frenchsex, Frustrated Dissector, Fuck Patrol, Furfur (2), Future (8), Gäap, Genny, Giraffe Detaching A Suitcase, Gourmet Shit Scene, Heel In Mouth, Helmut Yard, Ice Pornette, Infant Erection, Jumping Tiger, Kholat Syakhl, Knife/Tape/Rope, Kommuniti Leaders, L'Occhio Dietro La Parete, Last Rape, Lingula, Manplug, Massacre In Dinosaur Valley, Meat Shop Rapist, Medical Slab, Mental Wreckage (2), Messes Noires, Midnight Horror, Murder Obsession, Naked Girl Killed In The Park, New York Ripper, Ninth Massacre, Noise! Noise! Noise!, Nosklplakia, Nuits Rouges, Nurse Unit, Oasis Of Fear, Obsession (21), Occupied Riot Station, Opus Vito, Pink Trade, Pink Triangle Series, Piss Gag, Pisut Trairat, Play Motel, Powdered Beatles, Priest In Shit, Private Mouthpiece, Reise Ausgeholfen Haben, Release Helen Rytka, Rinne, Roman Showers, Rotten Jesus, S-21, S.S. Electronics, Sado-Mania, Sick Tour, Signora Wardh, Skin Perfomance, Slashed Pretty Girls, Slave Labor, Snuff Prom, Solamente Nero, Spasm Pill, Spider Labyrinth, Tafur, The Apocalypse Wedding, The Blackmoor Strangler, The Girl In The Wooden Horse Torture, The Haters, The Last Slumber Party, The Monochrome Man, The Nuns Of Skelter, The Perfume of the Lady in Black, The Red Light Girls, The Siamese Model, Thirst (11), Threshold Of Sleep, Trailer, Vice Wears Black Hose, Viking Movement, Wasp Honeymoon, Watch Me When I Kill, White Nurse Black Death, Whitenoise Death
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none Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez (Album) Deadline Recordings none US 1992 Sell This Version
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none Richard Ramirez Meltdown (Album) Dumb Art Records none US 1992 Sell This Version
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#006, none Sterile Technique — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Sterile Technique (Album) Dumb Art Records, Deadline Recordings #006, none US 1992 Sell This Version
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none Noise Killer — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Noise Killer (Album) Deadline Recordings none US 1993 Sell This Version
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none Richard Ramirez The Missing (Album) Deadline Recordings none US 1993 Sell This Version
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none Tractor — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Tractor (Album) Deadline Recordings, Anti-Music Series none US 1993 Sell This Version
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DLN 82 R.R: Tribute To MB & The Haters — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez R.R: Tribute To MB & The Haters (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 82 US 1993 Sell This Version
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SHF K7009 Mistaken Genital Apparatus — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Mistaken Genital Apparatus(Cass, Album) Stinky Horse Fuck SHF K7009 US 1993 Sell This Version
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DLN 98 Deceit — Richard Ramirez Sudden Infant / Richard Ramirez Sudden Infant / Richard Ramirez - Deceit (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 98 US 1994 Sell This Version
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DLN73 Anwar — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Anwar (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN73 US 1994 Sell This Version
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none Tragic Birth Forming Vol. 2 — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Tragic Birth Forming Vol. 2 (Album) Deadline Recordings none US 1994 Sell This Version
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VH-19 Anti-Music — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez / Black Leather Jesus Richard Ramirez / Black Leather Jesus - Anti-Music (Album) Vomit Halo Records VH-19 US 1994 Sell This Version
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DLN 90 Supply And Shutdown — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Supply And Shutdown (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 90 US 1994 Sell This Version
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none Tragic Birth Forming — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Tragic Birth Forming (Album) Deadline Recordings none US 1994 Sell This Version
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TH-05 The Science Of Dissecting Society — Richard Ramirez Merzbow + Richard Ramirez Merzbow + Richard Ramirez - The Science Of Dissecting Society Praxis Dr. Bearmann TH-05 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
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MR09, DLN 64 Sonic Aggression — Richard Ramirez MSBR / Richard Ramirez MSBR / Richard Ramirez - Sonic Aggression MSBR Records, Deadline Recordings MR09, DLN 64 Japan 1994 Sell This Version
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DLN 118 Nature's Afterbirth — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Nature's Afterbirth (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 118 US 1994 Sell This Version
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RZC-017 Anger Built Machine — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Anger Built Machine (Album) Realization Recordings RZC-017 US 1994 Sell This Version
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none Black Leather Jesus / Richard Ramirez — Richard Ramirez Black Leather Jesus / Richard Ramirez Black Leather Jesus / Richard Ramirez - Black Leather Jesus / Richard Ramirez (Album) Deadline Recordings, Xenomorph Records none US 1994 Sell This Version
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HYRC-10 Noise Stalker — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Noise Stalker(Cass, Album, Ltd, Chr) Hyde Recordings HYRC-10 US 1994 Sell This Version
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DLN 70 Pretergeneration — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez / Thirdorgan Richard Ramirez / Thirdorgan - Pretergeneration(Cass, Album, Ltd, Num) Deadline Recordings DLN 70 US 1994 Sell This Version
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OEC 063 Bleeding Headwound — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Bleeding Headwound (Album) Old Europa Cafe OEC 063 Italy 1995 Sell This Version
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none Richard Ramirez Backlash (A Guide To The Porn Agenda) (Album) Tierra Musica none Mexico 1995 Sell This Version
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TH-11 Scrapyard — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez / Black Leather Jesus Richard Ramirez / Black Leather Jesus - Scrapyard Praxis Dr. Bearmann TH-11 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
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MS-14 Rape! — Richard Ramirez Richard Ramirez Rape! (Album) Mother Savage Noise Productions MS-14 US 1995 Sell This Version