05-15 New Chimaira Song
04-19 Chimaira post album trailer
11-10 Chimaira guitarists to quit
08-18 Chimaira announce US tour date
07-01 Chimaira Album Info
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Chimaira [pronouced kI-Meer-A] is a post-thrash metal band from Cleveland, Ohio. The name is derived from the word "chimera", which refers to a lion-headed monster in Greek mythology. Their 2005 self-titled album had a more groove metal influenced sound, much like that of Lamb of God, Machine Head, or Demon Hunter.
Chimaira's initial lineup consisted of vocalist Mark Hunter, lead guitarist Rob Arnold, rhythm guitarist Jason Hager, bassist Jim LaMarca, drummer AndolsHerrick, and Chris Spicuzza who handled keyboards, electronics, and samples.
Similar Bands: Bleed the Sky, Lamb of God, Devildriver, Machine Head, Dagoba
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