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
New site launch!
Posted by Helmet on Feb 23 2010
Hello! You’re looking at the new Helmet site; we hope you like it! There’s some new bits and bobs, including a handy new RSS feed, easy links to our social networking sites and the option to share our news via Digg, Facebook, Twitter etc., so you can help us spread our news far and wide.
It goes without saying that it’ll take a couple of days to make sure everything’s working as it should, so please be patient while we iron out any kinks. However, if you do notice any issues that we seem to have missed, please contact us at webmaster[at]helmetmusic.com to let us know. Thanks!