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Deeds of Flesh are an American Brutal Death Metal band hailing from California. They were formed in 1993 by Jacoby Kingston, Erik Lindmark and Joey Heaslet and are still active, although Lindmark is the only member left still in the band. They founded their own label, Unique Leader Records, which has since become home to a number of other death metal bands from around the world.

They have also toured with various others bands such as Music/CannibalCorpse, Music/SevereTorture and Disavowed.

In 2012, Lindmark was diagnosed with a tendinitis in his arm, leaving him only to do guitar duties in the studio.

!!!Members:
* Erik Lindmark - Guitar, Lead Vocals (1993-present)
* [[Music/{{Exhumed}} Mike Hamilton]] - Drums (1999-present)
* [[Music/{{Arkaik}} Craig Peters]] - Lead Guitar, Vocals (2011-present)
* Ivan Munguia - Bass (2012-present)

!!!Notable Past Members:
* Corey Athos - Vocals (2011-2012)
* Jacoby Kingston - Bass, Vocals (1993-2007)
* [[Music/{{Immolation}} Steve Shalaty]] - Drums (?)
* [[Music/{{Suffocation}} Derek]] [[Music/{{Disgorge}} Boyer]] - Bass (1998)
* [[Music/BloodRedThrone Erlend]] [[Music/SpawnOfPossession Caspersen]] - Bass (2007-2012)

!!!Discography:
* ''Gradually Melted'' (EP, 1995)
* ''Trading Pieces'' (1996)
* ''Inbreeding the Anthropophagi'' (1998)
* ''Path of the Weakening'' (1999)
* ''Mark of the Legion'' (2001)
* ''Reduced to Ashes'' (2003)
* ''Crown of Souls'' (2005)
* ''Of What's to Come'' (2008)
* ''Portals to Canaan'' (2013)

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!!Tropes displayed by Deeds Of Flesh:
* BaldOfAwesome: Erik Lindmark and Mike Hamilton
* BetterToDieThanBeKilled: "I Die On My Own Terms" is about a SerialKiller sentenced to death who hangs himself in his cell to avoid being executed.
* [[DeathMetal Brutal Death Metal]]
* CannibalClan: The title song from ''Inbreeding the Anthropophagi'' is about one. The get their comeuppance on the following album in "Executing the Anthropophagi."
* ConceptAlbum: ''Of What's to Come'' kicked off a conceptual story that was continued with ''Portals to Canaan''.
* EpicRocking:
** "The Endurance" from ''Reduced to Ashes'' is 11:47 minutes long
** "Entranced in Decades of Psychedelic Sleep" from ''Portals to Canaan'' is 6:38 minutes.
* {{Gorn}}: A common lyrical theme up till ''Of What's To Come''
* IAmTheBand: Erik Lindmark.
* LeadBassist: Kingston was a type B and C, while Boyer and Caspersen were both a type A.
** Ivan, the current bassist, is a type A and arguable C due to his status within the California tech scene.
* MohsScaleOfRockAndMetalHardness: Hard 10 to a Standard 11.
* NewSoundAlbum: ''Of What's to Come'' was a genre shift to technical death metal, introducing guitar solos that were absent before it.
* NoPartyLikeADonnerParty: "Path of the Weakening"
* RevolvingDoorBand
* SignatureStyle: Dissonant Brutal Death metal with lots of atonal palm-muted tremolo riffs, odd time signatures aplenty, and a general sense of cyclical progression with the riffs.
* SpecialGuest: Matti Way does backing vocals for ''Inbreeding The Anthropophagi''
** In Return, Erik does guest/session vocals for Music/{{Disgorge}}, Viral Load, Flesh Consumed, and Prophecy.
* TechnicalDeathMetal: Their newer albums could qualify.