Rozz Williams (born Roger Alan Painter November 6, 1963 – April 1, 1998) was an American vocalist and musician of several varieties, most famous for fronting the band Christian Death, then later Shadow Project with musician Eva O, though his main project throughout his career was the industrial Premature Ejaculation. He is also cited by some as a pioneer of the American Gothic scene as well as deathrock.
Other musical projects he was involved in include Premature Ejaculation, Daucus Karota, Heltir, and EXP. Williams also recorded several solo albums.
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... Rozz Williams founded Christian Death in Los Angeles in 1978, having grown up in the eastern suburb of Pomona in a Christian family ... Originally, the 16-year-old Williams called his group the Upsetters, which also included guitarist Jay (aka John Albert), bassist James McGearty, and drummer George Belanger ... Williams quickly assembled a new version of the band in 1983 by merging with their scheduled opening act, another L.A ...
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