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Montreal, Canada (2002 – present)

Despised Icon was a Canadian deathcore band from Montreal, Quebec. Formed in 2002, the band is noted for the use of two vocalists; Alexandre Erian, takes use of a mid-range screaming technique, and Steve Marois for the low growling vocals, and high pitched screamed vocals. Despised Icon was known for its work in the underground music industry and have been considered one of the founders of the deathcore genre. In April 2010, the band announced that they would be disbanding and from there, began a large farewell tour held across several countries. Their final six shows were held in Quebec City, Toronto and Montreal during December of that year.

In 2014they announced reunion shows.


* 1 History
o 1.1 Consumed by Your Poison (2002—2004)
o 1.2 The Healing Process (2005—2006)
o 1.3 The Ills of Modern Man and Day of Mourning (2007—2010)
* 2 Band members
* 3 Discography
o 3.1 Studio albums
o 3.2 DVDs
o 3.3 Other releases
* 4 Music videos
* 5 References
* 6 External links

Consumed by Your Poison (2002—2004)

Despised Icon was founded in January 2002 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Shortly after their formation, the group signed with Galy Records, and released their debut album, Consumed by Your Poison in October of that year.


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  • ixaxmx

    Why do they have to dress like that... jeez, they have very good music but look like fags in the main pic.

    30 Aug 5:10pm Reply
  • BrootalK1d

    best wigger deathcore band

    16 Aug 4:09pm Reply
  • qwertyuiasdfg

    Действительно годная дэткор группа, на порядок лучше всяких челси гринов и суисайд сайленсов

    4 Aug 8:42pm Reply
  • FuckingJens666

    v never heard of Animosity?

    26 Jul 3:45pm Reply
  • FuzzyxPickles

    best mixture of ACTUALY death metal and metalcore.

    2 Jul 4:26am Reply
  • iLexIcon

    go t omoscow mafakka!

    4 Jun 6:01am Reply
  • nikitagoodness

    the best inspiration for going to gym is watching Alex Grind play all these incredible songs live

    28 May 12:09am Reply
  • zabersuv

    all of the similiar artists are complete shit just my opinion miss these guys

    12 May 4:11am Reply
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    1 May 6:42pm Reply
  • FatcapVandal

    Can't wait to see them live for the first time this weekend!

    1 May 1:09pm Reply
  • HavikK

    Fans of BoO, The Faceless, Rings of Saturn, Abiotic, The HAARP Machine, TBDM, Ovid's Withering etc. check out the new full length by Nexilva out now on Subliminal Groove Records.

    10 Apr 4:32am Reply

    Great News. They're getting back together.. They're gonna blow. First reunioun show is in 24thFeb2014. Yeahhh.

    17 Feb 12:48pm Reply
  • Registeel

    V Please don't say that, I might cry

    16 Feb 10:21pm Reply
  • ironmatts

    It is unlikely that they'll get back together. Remember the reasons for the first time they break up? I am sure it is the same.

    15 Feb 2:01am Reply
  • Schander

    Is this for real? I hope this break-up wasn't a set-up.

    11 Feb 11:28pm Reply
  • MnemicMunky

    slpkntbiker88: don't worry, they will do few shows in US

    11 Feb 9:50am Reply
  • xbrc

    OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG, so excited!!!!!!! [2]

    9 Feb 11:08pm Reply
  • slpkntbiker88

    I hope that this trio of reunion shows means that they're at least considering getting back together full time. Never got the chance to see them live - and no way will I be able to make any of these European festies...

    7 Feb 7:36pm Reply
  • xVictimOfADownx

    OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG, so excited!!!!!!!

    7 Feb 2:05am Reply
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