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San Francisco, United States (1993 – present)

Acid King is a band that was formed 1993 in San Francisco, California. Their signature is distortion, tight guitar-bass riff attacks and a Marshall-stacked, bloated low rear end. Ampeg bass amps and Osbourne’s Ludwig drum kit supplemented the heaviness accordingly. Heavy but spacey. Lori’s searing guitar leads contrasted nicely with her nefarious vocal stylings. People appreciated something different and distinctive, enthusiastically supporting Acid King’s opening slots for the likes of The Obsessed, Sleep and Hawkwind.

The band’s name was inspired by the book Say You Love Satan by David St. Claire. It is based on the crimes of Ricky Kasso (nicknamed ‘The Acid King’) who committed a murder in Northport, New York during 1984.

Current Acid King lineup consists of :

Lori S. - guitars, vocals;
Rafael Martinez - bass guitar (Black Cobra);
Joey Osbourne - drums (Altamont).

Former members :

Peter Lucas - bass guitar;
Dan Southwick - bass guitar (Altamont);
Brian Hill - bass guitar;
Guy Pinhas - bass guitar.


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  • treeweavermetal

    best thing is to smoke and listen to Acid King [2] this and Take As Needed for Pain were both my smoking soundtracks for about a year straight when I was working a shit convenience store job.

    28 Jul 1:58pm Reply

    @Xenagos best thing is to smoke and listen to Acid King

    17 Jul 8:09am Reply
  • Xenagos

    Why smoke to get high when you could just listen to Acid King?

    14 Jul 2:05am Reply
  • npcza

    awesome at hellfest - second time ive seen them there and they totally boss it. pity they seem to get short slots, 45 min is not enough!

    12 Jul 10:43pm Reply
  • fuck-hate

    мне нравится блять

    27 Apr 7:15am Reply
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  • KidChino_92

    'III' is unbelievable.....

    8 Apr 7:59pm Reply
  • bloody72

    pozdrowienia ze Śląska dla fanów Acid King

    22 Mar 5:28pm Reply
  • low-tekk

    my favourite music meanies

    8 Mar 3:53pm Reply
  • MarchIntoTheSea

    Why don't more people listen?!?! III is a fucking masterpiece!

    16 Feb 3:13am Reply
  • fuck-hate

    ахуенно наебал. мне нравится

    26 Dec 2013 Reply
  • GeorgeStJr

    Чуваки, не берите мерч у FappyFap, он просит перечислить ему на карту денег и после этого его телефон не берет.

    24 Nov 2013 Reply
  • FappyFap

    Футболка интересует? Могу достать...

    24 Nov 2013 Reply
  • GeorgeStJr

    Где можно мерч в России купить? футболку.

    24 Nov 2013 Reply
  • krap_nek

    Not the best, but one of. For sure.

    31 Oct 2013 Reply
  • Thrashbt

    Best !

    12 Oct 2013 Reply
  • SloaneisDead

    Finally saw them live last night. I can die happy.

    28 Sep 2013 Reply
  • HenkeRock

    Lori is The Goddess of Doom. [2]

    24 Sep 2013 Reply
  • ivoman-4

    Lori is a badass, love her :3

    11 Sep 2013 Reply
  • adhisatyanugra

    Lori is The Goddess of Doom.

    24 Jul 2013 Reply
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