There are various different bands known as Battery : 1) A DC hardcore band from the early nineties. The band comprised Jason Hamacher (drums), Ken Olden (guitar), Brian McTernan (vocals) and Ben Chused (bass) - replaced by Jeff Neumann and later by Graham Land. Their last release was through Revelation Records although they were distributed by Lost & Found in Europe. Tthe band broke up due to musical differences. Brian McTernan now owns and operates Salad Days recording studio.
2) A thrash metal from Denmark, formed in 2008 in the city of Vejle. They were formed from the ashes of a previous band called Abattoir, also from Denmark. Battery is influenced by Teutonic thrash metal with a very heavy sound. They released a demo tape in 2009 and a currently working on a demo for cd.
3) Battery was also an electronic-industrial trio who had their first release in 1990 on dynamophone - their self titled album Battery. Their next album Democratic Artillery was followed by Ostrich and Eternal Darkness. They went on to release Meat Market, Mutate, Lilith 3.2, nv, Distance, Aftermath, and Momentum, all on Cop International. For fans they also released a digital only EP entitled Debris for free download on their website. They have since split but former band members have since been involved in Axoe, Bloodwire, Curium, DIA, Ivoux, Skycrash, and Thorn Apple.
4) Battery, a Philippine hard rock/metal trio, released their debut album Battery in 2000.
5) Battery - Metallica Tribute Band
6) Battery - Sri Lanka. ?Battery' is a relatively new band consisting of four talented young musicians with a passion for making original music with a local flavour and exposing it to first the nation and then the world. We specialize in juxtaposing the old uplifting chart music from the 70s, 80s and 90s with our own beats and creating masterpieces that are sure to take the nation & world by a pleasant surprise.