Frank Healy

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Frank Healy
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Frank Healy playing live with Memoriam at Rock Hard Festival in 2018
Background information
Born (1962-08-30) 30 August 1962 (age 57)
Handsworth, Birmingham, England
Instruments
  • Bass guitar
  • Electric guitar
Associated acts

Francis "Frank" Healy (born in Handsworth, Birmingham, England) is a former Napalm Death guitarist. [1] Healy also was the bass player for Cerebral Fix. [2] He also played bass in the first live Anaal Nathrakh session for the John Peel show. He was the bassist in the band Benediction [3] from 1991 until 2017. He's currently in Sacrilege since 2014 as well as in Memoriam since 2016. [4]

Handsworth, West Midlands district of Birmingham, England, formerly in Staffordshire

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References

  1. Varbanov, Vassil (10 September 2007). "Interview-Frank Healy". Radiotangra. Retrieved 20 February 2010.
  2. "Cerebral Fix Parts Ways With Bassist Frank Healy". Blabbermouth.net. 10 May 2008. Archived from the original on 6 June 2011. Retrieved 20 February 2010.
  3. "Benediction To Embark On 'No Reunion Needed' Tour". Blabbermouth.net. 3 July 2008. Archived from the original on 6 June 2011. Retrieved 20 February 2010.
  4. "Frank Healy - Encyclopaedia Metallum: The Metal Archives". www.metal-archives.com. Retrieved 2019-07-22.