Hans Rudolf Giger
Born in Switzerland in 1940. An artist, a representative of fantastic realism, best known for his design work for the film “Alien”. He designed the albums of many metal bands: Celtic Frost album To Mega Therion, Mekong Delta album The Principle of Doubt, Atrocity album Hallucinations, Carcass album Heartwork and many others.
He died on May 12, 2014 in the hospital from injuries sustained in a fall down the stairs. He was 74 years old.
Born in the USA in 1956. Former drummer for the band Frank Zappa. Worked with guitarist Jeff Beck, was a member of Megadeth. Works as a drummer in Joe Satriani projects.
Born in the USA in 1964. Bassist for the band Guns N’ Roses. At one time worked with Ozzy Osbourne and Sebastian Bach.
Born in Germany in 1965. Founder and vocalist of Primal Fear and vocalist of Gamma Ray. He was at one time considered for the role of the vocalist in such bands as Helloween and Judas Priest.
Born in Sweden in 1973. Former vocalist and current guitarist of the band Dismember. Former member of Unleashed and Necrophobic.