Tag Archives: Jeff Becerra

Jeff Becerra of Possessed takes his first steps in 30 years

Posted by on September 20, 2021

  Possessed frontman Jeff Becerra took his first steps in 30 years. With the aid of bionic walking assistance system developed by ReWalk Robotics, Becerra was able to walk again and posted a video to his TikTok. Becerra was tragically shot twice during an armed robbery and lost the use of his legs back in […]

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Interview: Possessed’s Jeff Becerra on continuing his story that was once cut off “so abruptly”

Posted by on May 28, 2019

Possessed, the band that started it all for death metal as 1985’s Seven Churches and 1986’s Beyond the Gates will remain untouchable. Unfortunately, the group’s career went to a tragic halt shortly after the release of 1987’s EP, Eyes of Horror. In 1989, frontman Jeff Becerra was a victim of a failed armed robbery attempt […]

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You’ll want to pounce on Possessed’s first LP in three decades!

Posted by on May 7, 2019

It’s been literally three decades since Bay area death thrashers, Possessed have released a complete studio album. Naturally, given the legendary status of Jeff Becerra and company, the expectations are quite high. So, how does this record sound? Well, to be quite honest, it sounds exactly like a Possessed record – with a strong nod […]

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Today in Metal: ‘Seven Churches’ by Possessed turns 29 years old

Posted by on October 16, 2014

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICJ8az7da58[/youtube] Metal Insider contributor Anthony Maisano is listening to a different metal album that was released on that day every day this year. This is the album that many people say started the death metal genre, mostly because of the track “Death Metal” that’s on this album. I, personally, think Death started it, back in their […]

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