Previous
Help

Virus 7

Virus 7 (2000-2001): a Power Metal band from Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark.

V

irus 7 was another side project led by Mercyful Fate guitarist Hank Shermann, who in turn recruited Dave Moreno (bass), Bjarne T. Holm (of Mercyful Fate; drums) and Edgar Paul Allen (drums). If nothing else, it satisfied the basic requirement of a side project, which is that it doesn't sound much like the member's main band. The debut, Sick In The Head (2000), had little in common to Mercyful Fate, instead opting for a more modern, thrash metal/power metal sound with aggressive hardcore styled vocals, further distancing them from Mercyful Fate. In retrospect it proved to be a competent album albeit not an overly memorable one that came and went with little fanfare.

Gutrix was another side project of Shermann's that followed before Virus 7 split, taking Holm with him to record a one-off album. Gutrix proved to be an even better proposition but only a single album ever resulted; it is presumed to have been designed as a one-off side project.

Button: View Discography



Artist Dashboard

Nation Denmark
City Copenhagen, Hovedstaden
Promotional Address Unknown
Genre Power Metal
Formations 1
Web Unknown
Active Years 2000-2001
E-Mail Unknown
Last Modified 2021-09-13
Diskery ID 745

Artists Linked With This Article

Gutrix Led Zeppelin Mercyful Fate

Button: Go Backward 1 Biography
Button: Go Forward 1 Biography
Button: Random Artist
Button: Return to Search Page
Button: Go to website version for printers and reader devices
Button: Help with this page


Artist Image not available

 


Click to Purchase via eBayClick to Purchase via eBay
Earth Search/Home
Music record Discography
Movie Director's cut board Find Audio/Video

Question mark Get Help
Exclamation mark Legal Notices


Go to website version simple view (Good for reader devices) Accessibility & Printer

Big screen TV
Love Diskery on your mobile? You'll love us on your big screen device too!

Collection of mobile electronics
Love Diskery on your big screen? Try us on your mobile device too.