Helmet was formed in New York City in 1989 by founding members Page Hamilton, Henry Bogdan, Peter Mengede and John Stanier. The group signed to Amphetamine Reptile Records, and released their first full-length album, Strap It On, in 1991. Interscope Records soon came calling and signed the band in 1992. Read more
Helmet tour diary
Posted by Helmet on Nov 08 2009
Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes on a Helmet tour? Here’s your chance to find out.
Our good friend Thomas – the man behind the PunkRockTheory webzine and the best thing to come out of Belgium since Plastic Bertrand – spent a few days on last year’s European tour and has, at long last, written his long promised account of his exploits. So dig in and find out what happens on those long treks between shows!