Fear Factory in 2013
|Origin||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Genres||Industrial metal, groove metal, thrash metal, death metal|
|Years active||1989–2002, 2003–2006, 2009–present|
|Associated acts||Brujeria, Asesino, Ascension of the Watchers, Arkaea, Zimmers Hole, Metallica, Strapping Young Lad, Divine Heresy, Threat Signal, Phobia, City of Fire|
|Members||Burton C. Bell|
|Past members||Christian Olde Wolbers|
Fear Factory is an American death/industrial metal group. They were formed in Los Angeles, California in 1989 and disbanded in early 2002. They have reformed in the following year adding Byron Stroud (of Strapping Young Lad) as their current bass player. Their classic line-up was Burton C. Bell (vocals), Dino Cazares (guitars), Christian Olde Woblers (bass) and Raymond Herrera (drums) between 1994 and break up time.