The Metro St. Louis Live Music

Historical Society





Ken Nardi /Guitar, Vocals

Kevin Heidbreder /Guitar

John Emery /Bass

Mike Owens /Drums

Chad Smith /Drums

Paul Miles /Drums


Anacrusis released 4 albums between 1986 and 1993:
Suffering Hour (1988)
Reason (1990)
Manic Impressions (1991)
Screams and Whispers (1993)

The video for the song "Sound the Alarm" was played on MTV's Headbanger's Ball back in 1993 and they opened for several national bands over the years including tours with D.R.I., Overkill, Megadeth, Mercyful Fate and Death (European tour).



Watch Anacrusis MTV aired Video:

Sound the Alarm




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