top of page

WHIPLASH exploded onto the U.S. metal scene in 1984, branding the East Coast with its original thrash sound. The debut album, "Power And Pain," claims its place in the halls of thrash metal. WHIPLASH continues to bring old school thrash to a new generation of metalheads – THRASH 'TIL DEATH!

POWER AND PAIN cover
TICKET TO MAYHEM cover
INSULT TO INJURY cover
CULT OF ONE cover
SIT STAND KNEEL PREY cover
THRASHBACK cover
UNBORN AGAIN cover
SHOWS

WHIPLASH 40 YEAR ANNIVERSARY

40 YEARS OF POWER AND PAIN

  UPCOMING SHOWS

Whiplash_40ANNIV_DATES.png

 THRASH 'TIL DEATH 

Der Verlichte Geest • Kortrijk, BE

Little Devil • Tilburg, NL

Into The Grave - Whiplash

INTO THE GRAVE
Leeuwarden, NL

9.06.24

  WHIPLASH brings  
  POWER THRASHING  
  DEATH to NL!  

qr code

TICKETS

Event - Whiplash - Club Hell
Tickets - Whiplash - Club Hell

Goldgrube • Kassel, DE

HELL • Diest, DE

Event - Whiplash - Club Hell
Tickets - Whiplash - Club Hell

7er Club • Mannheim, DE

Event - Whiplash - 7er
Tickets - Whiplash - 7er

MUSIGBURG • AARBURG, CH

DER DETZE ROCKT
Daun-Rengen, DE

14.06.24

  BACK TO GERMANY  
  TO CELEBRATE  
  40 YEARS OF  
  POWER AND PAIN!
  

qr code

TICKETS

Whiplash show at Der Detze Rockt Festival, Daun-Rengen, DE on June 14, 2024
WHIPLASH - Black Silesia (PL).jpg

  BLACK SILESIA  

  Metal Fest VII
GRÓD Rycerski W Byczynie, PL

15.06.24  

  WHIPLASH is excited to   return to POLAND for  
  an exclusive show!  

qr code

TICKETS

 WHIPLASH WILL BE THRASHING ZAIN'S BIRTHDAY BASH 
WHIPLASH_02A Teragram_LA.jpg

EVIL DEAD    WHIPLASH    DEAD HEAT
BURNING
LA  on  AUG 16

 NYDM INTERNATIONAL ANNUAL 
 SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS 
 AUG 16 & 17 
 2 days, 2 stages, 24 bands 
All Ages 
SanAntonio_NYDM2024Annual.jpg

THRASH with WHIPLASH on DAY 2!

Whiplash show at The Monarch in Brooklyn on October 9, 2024

THE BROOKLYN MONARCH
OCT 9

  NEW YORK SHOW  
with SODOM!

qr code

TICKETS

  MORE SHOWS TO COME 

BAND

This is thrash – this is WHIPLASH thrash!  

Whiplash 2024 Euro Tour

GUITAR

Tony Portaro playing Jackson Kelly guitar

Tony Portaro, founding member of WHIPLASH, leads a  lineup that delivers metal old-school style. Portaro's unique vocals and thrashing riffs keep heads banging, while his intricate, soaring leads punctuate his songwriting for a masterful performance.

  • Facebook Social Icon
Tony Portaro Pick

BASS

Will Winton first joined forces with WHIPLASH in 2022,  kicking ass in an incredible, short-notice, fill-in performance in Finland.

Will was then recruited for tours in Europe, including MTV's Headbangers' Ball tour, Destruction's 40th Anniversary tour, and South America. Being the frontman for his own band, Thanatotic Desire, Will brings his superstar power performance to WHIPLASH. 

WillWinton
  • Facebook Social Icon

FEATURED  DRUMMER

Fabio Alessandrini

Fabio Alessandrini 

Fabio is the featured drummer on the 40 Years of Power and Pain Euro Tour.

  • Facebook Social Icon

GOT DRUMS?

WHIPLASH has always attracted talent. Check out these seasoned drummers whenever they may grace the throne at a show near you.

Ron Lipnicki - Whiplash

Ron Lipnicki is a thrash legend in his own right.  Ron’s drum skills need no introduction, coming off a 12-year run with OVERKILL. With his fluid, rapid fire guns, Ronnie obliterates
the kit. 

Fabio Alessandrini

Fabio Alessandrini  
is an italian dynamo who showcases his amazing talents on stages around the world. As witnessed on his 5-year run with Annihilator, Fabio destroys with his killer performance. 

ALESSANDRINI bio

Thrash 'til Death!  

Dan Foord - Whiplash

Dan Foord has a mighty, mathematical, and precision strike. A machine-like master of the prog style, "Loord" Foord is the power line behind UK's SykTh and Krokodil. His reign on the Whiplash throne is world reknown.

ARCHIVES

CONCERT ARCHIVES

CONTACT

General Manager:

Tony Portaro

Business Management, Band Inquiries, and Booking information:

DM Portaro

© Whiplash 

whiplash
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • YouTube
bottom of page