Sore Throat
Sore Throat, Saw Throat, Soar Throat
Orgin Yorkshire, UK
Genres Noisecore, Crust Punk, Grindcore
Years Active 1987-1990
Country of origin UK
Labels Manic Ears, Earache, Meantime Records, Epistrophy Records, Skuld
Associated Acts Soar Throat, Saw Throat, Doom, Pagan Altar, Solstice, Wartorn, Warfear, Pelvic Thrust, Police Bastard, Chain, Ackworth St. Chaos Front, Metal Motherfuckers from Mars, Bugeyed, Woodhouse Rejects, Stalingrad, Blood Sucking Freaks, Devils, Virtual Reality, Napalm Death, Sex Pistols, Suicidal Tendencies, DRI, OLD, Wehrmacht, SOD, Poison Idea, Sludgelord, Isen Torr, Discontrol, Nailbomb, Harmony As One, Khang, Lazarus Blackstar
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Sore Throat were a British crust punk / grindcore band, formed in Yorkshire in 1987. They are one of the first noisecore bands. Some Sore Throat members became extremely famous lately in the British Heavy Metal scene.


Rich "Militia" Walker (vocals)
Brian "Bri" Talbot (guitar)
Paul "Hammy" Halmshaw (drums)
Jon "Doom" Pickering (bass)


Aural Butchery demo (1987)
Death to Capitalist Hardcore EP (1987)
Noise Annoys demo (1988)
Unhindered by Talent LP/cassette (Meantime Records, 1988)
Disgrace to the Corpse Of Sid LP/CD (Earache Records, 1988)
Inde$troy LP/CD (Manic Ears/Epistrphy Records/Skuld/s.o.a., 1989), released as Saw Throat
Never Mind the Napalm… MLP/cassette (1989)
Soar Throat EP (1989), released as Soar Throat
And We Don't Care CD (1989)
Poison Idea / No Handle Beer demo (1989)
Death to Capitalist Halmshaw (2006)
Disgrace to the Corpse of Sid & Unhindered By Talent CD (Earache Records, 2010)


Abraham's Ear 7" EP (Aural Butchery demo released with bonus live tracks)
Death To Capitalist Hardcore EP (bootlegged three times with red/black sleeve)
Death To Capitalist Grindcore LP
Death To Capitalist Thrashcore LP
F.O.A.D. studio/live LP (first half of this release is Walker's post-Sore Throat band Sludgelord)
Algo Que Nunca Fue CD
Encerrado En El Trago CD

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