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Dazzling Killmen

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Years active  1990–1995
Genres  math rock, Post-hardcore
Labels  Skin Graft Records
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Associated acts  Laddio Bolocko, Brise-Glace
Past members  Nick SakesDarin GrayBlake FlemingTim Garrigan
Origin  St. Louis, Missouri, United States (1990)
Members  Darin Gray, Blake Fleming, Tim Garrigan
Albums  Face of Collapse, Dig Out the Switch, Recuerda

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Dazzling Killmen was a math rock band from the St. Louis, Missouri area.


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The group, which formed in 1990, was composed of jazz students—drummer Blake Fleming, bassist Darin Gray, vocalist/guitarist Nick Sakes, and later on guitarist Tim Garrigan.

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The Dazzling Killmen caught the attention of Skin Graft Records. They released two full-length albums, as well as several 7" singles before breaking up in the fall of 1995, immediately prior to a planned tour of Japan with Jim O'Rourke.

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Today, its members are better-known for their later projects - Nick Sakes has been in bands Colossamite, Sicbay, and xaddax. Darin Gray was in Brise-Glace, and has performed and recorded with Jim O'Rourke and with Glenn Kotche in On Fillmore. Blake Fleming was in Laddio Bolocko, The Mars Volta and Electric Turn to Me. Tim Garrigan, now based in Brooklyn, is a solo performer.


  • 1992 - Dig Out the Switch CD/LP, Intellectual Convulsion Records
  • 1994 - Face of Collapse CD/LP, Skin Graft Records
  • 7" Singles

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  • 1990 - Numb/Bottom Feeder 7", Sawtooth Records
  • Torture/Ghost Limb 7", Crime Life Records
  • 1991 - Mother's Day Split 7", Skin Graft/Sluggo Records
  • 1993 - Medicine Me/Poptones 7"/Comic Set, Skin Graft Records
  • Live Albums

  • Lounge Ax Cassette-Only, Skin Graft Records
  • Compilations

  • Recuerda CD, Skin Graft Records (1996)

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    My LacerationsFace of Collapse · 1994
    In the Face of CollapseFace of Collapse · 1994
    WindshearFace of Collapse · 1994


    Dazzling Killmen Wikipedia