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Josh Silver

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Origin  Brooklyn, New York, US
Movies  Hellbent, Bobbie's Girl
Role  keyboardist
Name  Josh Silver
Instruments  Keyboards, vocals

Josh Silver in long hair holding a microphone

Born  November 14, 1962 (age 60) (1962-11-14)
Genres  Heavy metal, gothic metal, doom metal
Occupation(s)  Musician, Record producer, Paramedic
Labels  Roadrunner, SPV America
Associated acts  Type O Negative, Fallout, Original Sin
Music groups  Type O Negative (1989 – 2010), Fallout
Albums  October Rust, Bloody Kisses, Slow - Deep and Hard, World Coming Down, Life Is Killing Me

Similar  Kenny Hickey, Johnny Kelly, Peter Steele


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Josh Silver (born November 14, 1962) is the former keyboardist, producer and backing vocalist of the gothic metal band Type O Negative. He joined the band at frontman Peter Steele's request. He played for Type O Negative until they disbanded due to Steele's death on April 14, 2010.


Josh Silver wearing his paramedic uniform

Silver, who is Jewish, was also a founding member of the short-lived rock group Fallout along with Steele. Fallout gave birth to Carnivore which ultimately led to Type O Negative. After the breakup of Fallout, Silver formed hard rock band Original Sin.

Josh Silver performing using a piano

Silver was first introduced to professional recording and production upon meeting and working with producer and Soundscape Recording Studio owner Richard Termini. Fallout’s earliest recordings trace back to the Termini Soundscape sessions from the late 1970s.

Josh Silver with a beard on the left, and Josh Silver wearing his paramedic uniform on the right

After the death of Type O Negative frontman Peter Steele, Silver became a certified EMT in New York, as stated by Silver, for over a year this had been his "plan B" to support his wife and kids. Assuming at the time that the band was finished, Silver had begun EMT schooling during Steele's 2008 hiatus. Steele was even quoted as saying, "I wouldn't wait on me either- I don't blame Josh one bit!" After the death of Steele, Silver went right to work as an EMT, a position that he still holds.

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Josh Silver Wikipedia