Rammellzee was also a member of the Death Comet Crew, with Stuart Argabright and Michael Diekmann. In 1988, he and his band Gettovetts recorded the album "Missionaries Moving." In 2003, Rammellzee performed at the Knitting Factory in New York with the newly-reformed Death Comet Crew; subsequently, Troubleman Unlimited re-released recordings made by DCC between 1982 and 1984; additionally, their single for "Exterior St." was featured on the compilation, "Anti-NY", with contemporaries, Ike Yard, Sexual Harassment, and Vivian Goldmann, among others. In 2004, he released his debut album "The BiConicals of the RammEllZee", produced by Gomma Records. RAMMELLZEE also performed at Knitting Factory with guitarist Buckethead...in several masks....several times.
His artistic work has been shown in the US and in art galleries throughout Europe. Currently, Rammellzee's Letter Racers, and other Noise", includes artistic works by individuals mostly identified with their musical contributions. In a recent interview, he stated that his name is derived from "RAM" plus "'M' for 'Magnitude', 'Sigma' (Σ) the first summation operator, first 'L' - 'longitude', second 'L' - 'latitude', 'Z' - 'z-bar', Σ, Σ - 'summation'." He now performs in self-designed masks and costumes of different characters, which, as he stated, represent the "mathematical equation" that is Rammellzee. On the basis of his "Gothic Futurism" approach, he sometimes describes his current artistic work as the logical extension into a new phase which he called "Ikonoklast Panzerism." Rammellzee makes a cameo appearance near the end of Jim Jarmusch's 1984 film "Stranger Than Paradise". Oh, and if we're getting really trivial, MySpace reports his birthday as being December 15th.
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