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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In Groups:
[Untitled], 12Yr Old Proud Parent, 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, 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, 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, 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 Red Light Girls, The Siamese Model, Threshold Of Sleep, Trailer, Vice Wears Black Hose, Viking Movement, Wall Riders, Wasp Honeymoon, Watch Me When I Kill, White Nurse Black Death, Whitenoise Death
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Albums

none Richard Ramirez Meltdown (Album) Dumb Art Records none US 1992 Sell This Version
006, none Richard Ramirez - Sterile Technique album art Richard Ramirez Sterile Technique (Album) Dumb Art Records, Deadline Recordings 006, none US 1992 Sell This Version
none Richard Ramirez - Noise Killer album art Richard Ramirez Noise Killer (Album) Deadline Recordings none US 1993 Sell This Version
none Richard Ramirez - Tractor album art Richard Ramirez Tractor (Album) Deadline Recordings, Anti-Music Series none US 1993 Sell This Version
DLN 82 Richard Ramirez - R.R: Tribute To MB & The Haters album art Richard Ramirez R.R: Tribute To MB & The Haters (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 82 US 1993 Sell This Version
none Richard Ramirez The Missing(Cass, Album, Ltd) Deadline Recordings none US 1993 Sell This Version
SHF K7009 Richard Ramirez - Mistaken Genital Apparatus album art Richard Ramirez Mistaken Genital Apparatus(Cass, Album) Stinky Horse Fuck SHF K7009 US 1993 Sell This Version
DLN 73 Richard Ramirez - Anwar album art Richard Ramirez Anwar (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 73 US 1994 Sell This Version
DLN 90 Richard Ramirez - Supply And Shutdown album art Richard Ramirez Supply And Shutdown (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 90 US 1994 Sell This Version
none Richard Ramirez - Tragic Birth Forming album art Richard Ramirez Tragic Birth Forming (Album) Deadline Recordings none US 1994 Sell This Version
MR09, DLN 64 Richard Ramirez - Sonic Aggression album art MSBR / Richard Ramirez MSBR / Richard Ramirez - Sonic Aggression MSBR Records, Deadline Recordings MR09, DLN 64 Japan 1994 Sell This Version
DLN 118 Richard Ramirez - Nature's Afterbirth album art Richard Ramirez Nature's Afterbirth (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 118 US 1994 Sell This Version
none Richard Ramirez - Black Leather Jesus / Richard Ramirez album art 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
HYRC-10 Richard Ramirez - Noise Stalker album art Richard Ramirez Noise Stalker(Cass, Album, Ltd, Chr) Hyde Recordings HYRC-10 US 1994 Sell This Version
DLN 98 Richard Ramirez - Deceit album art Sudden Infant / Richard Ramirez Sudden Infant / Richard Ramirez - Deceit(Cass, Ltd, C62) Deadline Recordings DLN 98 US 1994 Sell This Version
VH-19 Richard Ramirez - Anti-Music album art Richard Ramirez / Black Leather Jesus Richard Ramirez / Black Leather Jesus - Anti-Music(Cass, Album, Ltd) Vomit Halo Records VH-19 US 1994 Sell This Version
TH-05 Richard Ramirez - The Science Of Dissecting Society album art Merzbow + Richard Ramirez Merzbow + Richard Ramirez - The Science Of Dissecting Society(LP, Ltd, Num) Praxis Dr. Bearmann TH-05 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
RZC-017 Richard Ramirez - Anger Built Machine album art Richard Ramirez Anger Built Machine(Cass, Album, Ltd, C60) Realization Recordings RZC-017 US 1994 Sell This Version
DLN 70 Richard Ramirez - Pretergeneration album art Richard Ramirez / Thirdorgan Richard Ramirez / Thirdorgan - Pretergeneration(Cass, Album, Ltd, Num) Deadline Recordings DLN 70 US 1994 Sell This Version
OEC 063 Richard Ramirez - Bleeding Headwound album art Richard Ramirez Bleeding Headwound (Album) Old Europa Cafe OEC 063 Italy 1995 Sell This Version
MS-14 Richard Ramirez - Rape! album art Richard Ramirez Rape! (Album) Mother Savage Noise Productions MS-14 US 1995 Sell This Version
TH-11 Richard Ramirez - Scrapyard album art Richard Ramirez / Black Leather Jesus Richard Ramirez / Black Leather Jesus - Scrapyard Praxis Dr. Bearmann TH-11 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
DLN 144 Richard Ramirez - Erotica album art Richard Ramirez Erotica (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 144 US 1995 Sell This Version
DLN 61 Richard Ramirez - Missing Birthday album art Richard Ramirez Missing Birthday (Album) Deadline Recordings DLN 61 US 1995 Sell This Version
T034, SPT34 Richard Ramirez - Certain Cruelty album art Richard Ramirez Certain Cruelty Slaughter Productions, Slaughter Productions T034, SPT34 Italy 1995 Sell This Version