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
Last Shot: Andrew Youssef
Posted by Helmet on Apr 02 2013
Andrew Youssef, longtime concert photographer for OC Weekly, recently started a column about living with cancer while carrying on his passion of shooting a ton of great concert photography.
We think his story’s pretty inspiring, and this week he mentions one of his all time favorite bands: Helmet. Head over the the OC Weekly site to read his article, Helmet Doesn’t Let My Dedication Go Unsung.