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Frank "Killjoy" Pucci

Real/full name: Frank Pucci
Age: 51 (born Nov 4th, 1966)
Nickname: Killjoy
Birth date: 04 November 1966
Died: 18 March 2018
Died of: Heart failure
Years active: 1983-1987, 1998-2018
Band\s: Necrophagia, Viking Crown, The Ravenous, Eibon, Haxan, Killjoy, Wurdulak, Enoch
Instruments: Vocals
Genre\s: Death Metal
Labels: New Renaissance, Red Stream, Season of Mist, Coffin Records, Baphomet Records, Renegade Records, Restless, Colossal

Biography and Career

Frank Pucci

Killjoy (born Frank Pucci; November 4, 1966 – March 18, 2018) was an American musician who was the lead vocalist for the horror death metal band Necrophagia. He founded Necrophagia in 1983, which first dissolved in 1990. Shortly after Necrophagia's dissolution, he formed his solo band and released Compelled by Fear in 1990.
The album "Season of the dead" has become a cult album for all fans of thrash, death and the undiscovered horror metal. They were the first and the only band at the time that mixed the pure, old school and primordial death metal style with horror themes in this way. The album is something fresh and new and it sounds heavy and brutal as fuck. The Killjoy vocals are something mesmerizing: violent, brutal and dark at the same time. 
Frank reformed Necrophagia in 1997 with Phil Anselmo and performed with the band until his demise.

He was the vocalist for the death metal/thrash metal band Cabal in 1990. Pucci participated in several side projects with Phil Anselmo, including Viking Crown and Eibon. He was the vocalist for the death metal band The Ravenous, which included Nuclear Assault bassist Dan Lilker and original Death drummer Chris Reifert. Pucci also sang for the black metal band Wurdulak, Forlis, and Enoch. He appears in the film August Underground's Mordum, released on video in 2003.

On March 18, 2018, the band announced via their Facebook page that Killjoy had died:


Vocals (1983-1987, 1998-2018)

1984    Death Is Fun (Demo)    Vocals
1984    Rise from the Crypt (Demo)    Vocals
1985    Autopsy on the Living Dead (Demo)    Vocals
1985    The Hallow's Evil (Rehearsal) (Demo)    Vocals
1986    Power Through Darkness (Demo)    Vocals
1986    Nightmare Continues (Demo)    Vocals
1987    Season of the Dead    Vocals
1990    Ready for Death    Vocals
1994    Death Is Fun (Compilation)    Vocals
1998    Holocausto de la Morte    Vocals
1999    Through Eyes of the Dead (Video)    Vocals
2000    Black Blood Vomitorium (EP)    Vocals
2000    A Legacy of Horror, Gore and Sickness (Compilation)    Vocals
2001    Reverse Voices of the Dead / Devil Eyes (Split)    Vocals
2001    Cannibal Holocaust (EP)    Vocals
2003    Kindred of the Dying Kind / Young Burial (Split)    Vocals
2003    The Divine Art of Torture    Vocals
2004    Goblins Be Thine (EP)    Vocals
2004    Nightmare Scenarios (Video)    Vocals
2005    Draped in Treachery (Split)    Vocals
2005    Harvest Ritual Volume I    Lyrics, Vocals
2005    Necrotorture / Sickcess (Video)    Vocals
2006    Slit Wrists and Casket Rot (Live album)    Vocals
2011    Deathtrip 69    Vocals
2013    The Wicked (Single)    Vocals
2014    WhiteWorm Cathedral    Vocals