Godsmack is an American heavy metal band from Lawrence, Massachusetts. The group, formed in 1995, consists of singer and songwriter Sully Erna, guitarist Tony Rombola, bassist Robbie Merrill, and drummer Shannon Larkin. Since his formation, Godsmack has had six studio albums, an EP ( "The Other Side "), four DVDs, a compilation ( Good Times, Bad Times ... Ten Years of Godsmack ), and a live album ( Live and Inspired < / span>).
The group also counts three albums ( Faceless , IV , and .
In February 1995, Sully Erna decided to start his own band after 23 years as a drummer and two years in the group Strip Mind. His new band, The Scam, composed of Erna on vocals, Robbie Merrill on bass, their friend Lee Richards on guitar, and Tommy Stewart on drums. The Scam quickly changes its name to that of Godsmack, after the release of a demo. The band starts playing in small local bars in Boston. Popular local songs like Keep Away and Whatever bring them through following in the musical rankings of Boston and New England>.