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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.


Contents

* 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
History

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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  • cleggmiester

    "Why do they have to dress like that... jeez, they have very good music but look like fags in the main pic." cus they have more swag than u

    18 Dec 11:53am Reply
  • Extratone

    2007

    8 Dec 10:29pm Reply
  • Rysterf

    hurry up and come back to california before you guys go back to your IT jobs

    2 Nov 7:21pm Reply
  • Dream-core

    My first deathcore band...Still the favourite. The healing process rules.

    13 Oct 7:27pm Reply
  • Sqvoll91

    Лучшие. SS по сравнению с ними как сонная черепаха.

    24 Sep 1:54pm Reply
  • AxiomXIII

    definately one of the best deathcore bands along with Carnifex and TAIM. perfect mixture of hardcore with death metal and Slam elements.

    23 Sep 3:02pm Reply
  • Rysterf

    Oh shit, they went on tour again? I still regret not seeing them on their final tour.

    20 Sep 7:40pm Reply
  • cosm1chaos

    Силища! Круче них нет никого в дезкоре, столько переслушал за годы, возвращался всегда к любимцам, надеюсь запишут ещё один убойный альбом всё-таки.

    14 Sep 5:17pm Reply
  • NamelessDoubler

    Give a listen! LH05: Waltz of Death (2014) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZTyNJuljRXk https://soundcloud.com/lh05/waltz-of-death/ http://www.last.fm/music/LH05

    7 Sep 8:51am Reply
  • 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
  • leaden

    GUGAIUGEYHAFUYHFVAUYTEUAYJ dat pic [2]

    1 May 7:34pm Reply
  • LucasKlockner

    GUGAIUGEYHAFUYHFVAUYTEUAYJ dat pic

    1 May 6:42pm Reply
  • FatcapVandal

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

    1 May 1:09pm Reply
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