Gravity Kills

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Gravity Kills were an American industrial rock band from Saint Louis, Missouri.

The band was formed in 1994. They had their first hit single with "Guilty" off of their album Gravity Kills. Appearances on the soundtracks for Mortal Kombat and Seven also helped bring exposure. However, they were thought of by both the public and the media as a mere imitation of Nine Inch Nails. Their only other successful singles afterwards were "Falling", off of Perversion and "One Thing", from Superstarved, though both were only minor successes. Following a severe injury to keyboardist Doug Firley's hands, they were unable to complete a tour for "Superstarved" and broke up in 2002.

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Members

  • Jeff Scheel - vocals
  • Matt Dudenhoffer - guitar
  • Douglas Firley - keyboard
  • Kurt Kerns - bass, drums

Discography

Year Title Label
1996 Gravity Kills TVT
1997 Manipulated TVT
1998 Perversion TVT
2002 Superstarved Sanctuary

Charting albums and singles

Albums

1996     Gravity Kills        Heatseekers                No. 1
1996     Gravity Kills        The Billboard 200          No. 89
1998     Perversion           The Billboard 200          No. 107

Singles

1996     Guilty            Modern Rock Tracks            No. 24
1996     Guilty            The Billboard 100             No. 86
1996     Guilty            Mainstream Rock Tracks        No. 39
1998     Falling           Mainstream Rock Tracks        No. 35
2002     One Thing         Mainstream Rock Tracks        No. 24

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