German technical death metal and progressive metal band Necrophagist was formed in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany in 1991. The band’s name means “eater of the dear”. It comes from Greek words “nekros” – dead and “phagos” -eater of. The band was founded by Turkish-German vocalist, guitarist and songwriter Muhammed Suiçmez. The current band’s line-up consists of Muhammed Suiçmez – vocals, guitar, Sami Raatikainen – guitar, Stephan Fimmers – bass guitar and Romain Goulon – drums. The debut band’s album Onset of Putrefaction was released in 1999. The album was solely recorded and written by Muhammed Suiçmez with little help from other musicians. The next album Epitaph came out in 2004. The band toured not only in Europe but in America too. They and Dying Fetus supported Cannibal Corpse on their US tour. You can download Necrophagist’s albums in mp3 from our site.