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Viking

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1986
Genre:
Thrash Metal
Themes:
Violence, War (early, later); Society, Christianity (mid)
Current label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1985-1986 (as Tracer), 1986-1990, 2011-present
Contact: [email protected]

Although credited as such on releases, neither Ron nor Brett's last name is Eriksen, and despite common belief to the contrary they aren't brothers.

Started out as Tracer and released a demo under that name, with Spider on vocals. Tracer broke up because they couldn't find a full-time singer. They then restarted after Brett began jamming with them, and Ron ...
Current
Cody Johns Drums
See also: Prehistoria, Zephaniah, ex-Eighty Thousand Dead, ex-Acheron (live)
Ron Eriksen Vocals, Guitars (1986-1990, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Hags
Mike Gonzalez Bass (2011-present)
See also: Dark Angel, ex-Slaven, Bloodmoon Ritual, Dominari
Justin Zych Guitars (2013-present)
See also: Munroe's Thunder, Valhalla, Zephaniah, Zych, ex-Under the Wake, ex-Death on Fire (live), ex-Them, ex-Vindicator, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-VadimVon (live), ex-Argonaut
Past
James Lareau Bass (1986-1990)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Lethal Gene
Matt Jordan Drums (1986-1990, 2013-?)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Barrier, ex-Lethal Gene
Brett Eriksen Guitars (lead) (1986-1990)
See also: ex-Dark Angel, ex-Hierophant
Tony Spider Vocals (1986)
See also: ex-Vermin, ex-Tracer, ex-L.S.N.
Tyler von Moll Bass (2011)
Geoff Montgomery Drums (2011-2012)
See also: A.I.D.S., Filth Chasm, Hordes of the Lunar Eclipse, ex-Fog, ex-Formaldehyde Sleep, ex-Thy Darkest Empire, SickToDeth, ex-Acerus, ex-The Lurking Corpses, ex-Daisycutter
Gene Hoglan Drums (2011-2013)
See also: Brendon Small's Galaktikon, Dark Angel, Dethklok, ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, ex-Mechanism, ex-Pitch Black Forecast, Death DTA (live), ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Fear Factory, ex-Forbidden, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Testament, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Old Man's Child (live), ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Death, ex-Wargod, ex-Zimmers Hole, ex-Carnage, ex-Punchdrunk / The Almighty Punchdrunk, ex-The Ani Kyd Band, ex-Glostik Willy (live)
Glenn Rogers Guitars (2011)
See also: Primal, Final Decree, ex-Hero, ex-Deliverance, ex-Heretic, ex-Hirax, ex-Once Dead, ex-Steel Vengeance, ex-Vengeance Rising, ex-Lambs Among Wolves, ex-Max Blam Jam
Past (Live)
Justin Zych Guitars (2013)
See also: Munroe's Thunder, Valhalla, Zephaniah, Zych, ex-Under the Wake, ex-Death on Fire (live), ex-Them, ex-Vindicator, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-VadimVon (live), ex-Argonaut
Shaun Cothron Guitars (2017)
See also: Heavy Lies the Crown, Prehistoria, Zephaniah, ex-Acheron, ex-Obscene, ex-Photian Schism (live), ex-Lysura, ex-VadimVon (live)
Cody Johns Drums
See also: Prehistoria, Zephaniah, ex-Eighty Thousand Dead, ex-Acheron (live)
Ron Eriksen Vocals, Guitars (1986-1990, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Hags
Mike Gonzalez Bass (2011-present)
See also: Dark Angel, ex-Slaven, Bloodmoon Ritual, Dominari
Justin Zych Guitars (2013-present)
See also: Munroe's Thunder, Valhalla, Zephaniah, Zych, ex-Under the Wake, ex-Death on Fire (live), ex-Them, ex-Vindicator, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-VadimVon (live), ex-Argonaut
James Lareau Bass (1986-1990)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Lethal Gene
Matt Jordan Drums (1986-1990, 2013-?)
See also: ex-Tracer, ex-Barrier, ex-Lethal Gene
Brett Eriksen Guitars (lead) (1986-1990)
See also: ex-Dark Angel, ex-Hierophant
Tony Spider Vocals (1986)
See also: ex-Vermin, ex-Tracer, ex-L.S.N.
Tyler von Moll Bass (2011)
Geoff Montgomery Drums (2011-2012)
See also: A.I.D.S., Filth Chasm, Hordes of the Lunar Eclipse, ex-Fog, ex-Formaldehyde Sleep, ex-Thy Darkest Empire, SickToDeth, ex-Acerus, ex-The Lurking Corpses, ex-Daisycutter
Gene Hoglan Drums (2011-2013)
See also: Brendon Small's Galaktikon, Dark Angel, Dethklok, ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, ex-Mechanism, ex-Pitch Black Forecast, Death DTA (live), ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Fear Factory, ex-Forbidden, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Testament, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Old Man's Child (live), ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Death, ex-Wargod, ex-Zimmers Hole, ex-Carnage, ex-Punchdrunk / The Almighty Punchdrunk, ex-The Ani Kyd Band, ex-Glostik Willy (live)
Glenn Rogers Guitars (2011)
See also: Primal, Final Decree, ex-Hero, ex-Deliverance, ex-Heretic, ex-Hirax, ex-Once Dead, ex-Steel Vengeance, ex-Vengeance Rising, ex-Lambs Among Wolves, ex-Max Blam Jam
Past
Justin Zych Guitars (2013)
See also: Munroe's Thunder, Valhalla, Zephaniah, Zych, ex-Under the Wake, ex-Death on Fire (live), ex-Them, ex-Vindicator, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-VadimVon (live), ex-Argonaut
Shaun Cothron Guitars (2017)
See also: Heavy Lies the Crown, Prehistoria, Zephaniah, ex-Acheron, ex-Obscene, ex-Photian Schism (live), ex-Lysura, ex-VadimVon (live)
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