Bleed Records Presents
Master USA first time in Australia Plus Guests:Christ Dismembered & Endless Loss
Master (USA) First Tour to Australia July 2020.
Master is a death metal band led by Paul Speckmann. The band was originally formed in Chicago, United States in 1983 as Death Strike, The band's sound was influenced by Venom, Slayer and Motörhead. In 1985, Speckmann renamed the band Master, and obtained a record deal with Combat Records. An album was recorded, but was shelved due to issues with the label. The recording sessions for the album were released in 2003 by Displeased Records as Unreleased 1985 album. In 1990, the band signed with the German label Nuclear Blast. The label also had Speckmann's other band, Abomination, under contract. Master released their debut album, titled Master, in 1990.