DANI FILTH (born DANIEL LLOYD DAVEY) is the lyricist, vocalist and
founding member of the metal band
Cradle of Filth
* 1 Personal life * 2 Career * 3 Cradle of Fear
* 4 Discography
* 5 References * 6 External links
Daniel Lloyd Davey was born to Susan Janet Moore and Lawrence John Davey in Hertford and is the oldest child of four. He has two sisters, Amanda (b. 1975) and Rachel (b. 1978), and a brother, Philip (b. 1981).
He married his wife Toni on 31 October 2005, in
Dani Filth's present and primary band is Cradle of Filth. He also has
been lending his voice to the band
Devilment , a side project that has
taken off into a full-time job in between Cradle records. His earliest
bands were Carnival Fruitcake, The Lemon Grove Kids, PDA and Feast on
Excrement. He named
He has co-written and released
The Gospel of Filth with Gavin
Baddeley . The book, which Filth describes as an "occult study,"
features contributions from
Away from Cradle, Filth appeared on the Roadrunner United CD in 2005 (contributing vocals to "Dawn of a Golden Age"), and his high profile has also led to a handful of film and television roles. In 2003, he provided the voice of the eponymous main character in the feature-length animation Dominator .
He was ranked 95 in the Hit Parader 's Top 100 Metal Vocalist of All Time.
Filth recorded the song "(She's) The Mother of Tears" with Claudio Simonetti and Simonetti's band Daemonia, for the soundtrack of Dario Argento 's film The Mother of Tears .
Chris Motionless, of the band
Motionless in White
CRADLE OF FEAR
In 2000, Filth appeared in the movie Cradle of Fear as The Man, a deranged psychopath taking revenge on his father's persecutors. The film also starred David McEwen, Edmund Dehn, Emily Booth , Eileen Daly , Rebecca Eden and Emma Rice. A homage to the cult Amicus anthology Asylum , Cradle of Fear unfolds four stories all linked by the thread of an incarcerated child killer wreaking vengeance on those responsible for his imprisonment. The movie's tagline on some posters was, "It's not if they die... It's how..."
CRADLE OF FILTH
Cradle of Filth
The Principle of Evil Made Flesh (1994)
Dusk... and Her Embrace (1996)
Cruelty and the Beast (1998)
* Midian (2000)
Damnation and a Day (2003)
* Godspeed on the Devil\'s Thunder (2008)
Darkly, Darkly, Venus Aversa (2010)
The Manticore and Other Horrors