Site Announcements: The Metal Band Wiki needs YOU!
We need contributors and editors to keep up with Metal Band info and edits, so PLEASE, register an account and help out! You can edit and create pages on this wiki, but you need to request an account and confirm your email. Don't forget to include what username you would like!

John Connelly

From The Metal Band Wiki

Jump to: navigation, search
John Connelly

John Connelly is the front man, guitarist and principal composer of Nuclear Assault, a thrash metal band from New York. His voice is known for being aggressive but with high notes

Connelly was a former roadie for Anthrax, and was a close friend of Anthrax bassist Danny Lilker. He jammed with the band a few times but never actually joined as he was not a qualified enough singer at the time.

He formed the band Nuclear Assault in 1983, and Danny Lilker joined him soon after.


  • had a solo project titled John Connelly Theory around 1991.
  • in the middle 1990's, John lived in Connecticut and managed a GNC at their Crystal Mall Location. (Waterford CT)
  • fronted Nuclear Theory in mid 1990's. (combined names from Nuclear Assault and John Connelly Theory)
  • had a 3 piecs band in CT called Rite Bastards
Personal tools