Dave Suzuki

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Dave Suzuki
Metalmania 2007 – Vital Remains - Dave Suzuki 04.jpg
Dave Suzuki during meet with fans on Metalmania 2007 festival in Katowice, Poland
Background information
Born (1972-02-08) February 8, 1972 (age 47)
GenresDeath metal, doom metal
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter
InstrumentsGuitar, bass, drums, percussion, vocals, synthesizer
Years active1997–present
LabelsCentury Media
Associated actsVital Remains
Deicide, Churchburn

Dave Suzuki (born February 8, 1972) is an American death metal multi-instrumentalist from Las Vegas, Nevada. He is best known for his work as the guitarist, lyricist, bassist and drummer for Vital Remains from 1995 to 2007 and as a touring guitarist with Deicide from 2004 to 2005. Since 2011 he has been the guitarist and vocalist for the doom/death metal band Churchburn.

His work can be heard on Vital Remains' Forever Underground (1997),[1] Dawn of the Apocalypse (2000),[2] Dechristianize (2003),[3] and Icons of Evil (2007).[4] Vital Remains' live DVD, Evil Death Live (2007), filmed at 'Metalmania Festival' in Katowice, Poland includes an interview with Suzuki.[5]


Vital Remains
  • The Awaiting Coffins (2014)
  • None Shall Live... The Hymns of Misery (2018)


  1. ^ Huey, Steve. "Overview Forever Underground". Allmusic. Retrieved February 6, 2010.
  2. ^ "Overview Dawn of the Apocalypse". Allmusic. Retrieved February 6, 2010.
  3. ^ "Overview Dechristianize". Allmusic. Retrieved February 6, 2010.
  4. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Review Icons of Evil". Allmusic. Retrieved 6 February 2010.
  5. ^ "Vital Remains: : Sofia Video Footage, Photos Available". Blabbermouth.net. June 2, 2009. Retrieved February 6, 2010.