shamelessly exploiting tragic events, human foibles, and the absurd
through loud music and other media for fun and profit

the Shrunken Headbangers, shock-and-roll band:
(L-R) Ratko Serin (guitar), Caligula (keyboards, vocals),
Akira the Death Merchant (viola,bass,mandolin), The Chicken Wing (drums)

Band Photos

Discography & Lyrics

Band History

The Shrunken Headbangers' BAND HISTORY page is long but highly
recommended. It includes dozens of photo links not found on the PHOTOS
page and explains how this outrageous band got more than its 15 minutes
of fame. The DISCOGRAPHY page has the band's complete,
unexpurgated lyrics
, including the stuff they wouldn't play on WHFS.

Shrunken Headbangers news:
Miss the band with no shame? Yearning for the Shrunken Headbangers 2.0? Then you
will be thrilled to hear that Caligula/Skippy has a new project that features all the
irreverence of the original Headbangers, called Captain Chemical. This band explores
the same sort of stupid absurdity as the Headbangers through all-original songs.
Check out their musical madness on any music streaming platform, including:
Spotify: Captain Chemical artist page
Pandora: Captain Chemical artist page
Apple Music: Captain Chemical artist page
The Captain's music is also available to stream on Tidal, Deezer, iTunes, Amazon Music,
iHeartRadio, BOOM, Boomplay Music, Yandex, Napster, Tencent, Snapchat/Triller/7digital,
Gaana, Joox, TIM, Wynk/Hungama, NetEase, Zed+, Peloton, Douyin, MediaNet, Gracenote,
VerveLife, TouchTunes/PlayNetwork, YouSee Musik/Telmore Musik, KKBox, Music Island,
Anghami, ClaroMusica, Zvooq, JioSaavn, Q.Sic, Kuack, Ayoba, and more! Better still,
Captain Chemical also has hilarious videos on their YouTube artist channel.

Elsewhere, the Chicken Wing/Dawg plays drums for the cover band Sticktime.

Ratko and Akira are working on highly classified government projects. We could describe
them to you, but then we'd have kill you. So check out Captain Chemical instead.

Shrunken Headbangers links:
Brain Damage Records! This beautiful three-CD set includes every significant
studio recording ever made by "the band with no shame." Containing over
215 minutes of Shrunken Headbanger creative brilliance, the ANTHOLOGY
is a must for any audio collection. It also makes a great holiday gift
for any fan of insane music. Click here for more information.

Of course, the Shrunken Headbangers' four studio disks COLDCOCK,
SPECULUM, STINK, and SPEW also remain available. Each of these CDs
includes bonus tracks of previously unreleased material, such as
the infamous WHFS Lunch Songs. Click here to order
yourself some Shrunken Headbanger CDs today.

SnapPop! magazine reviewed a pre-distribution copy of the
Shrunken Headbangers' fourth studio album SPEW in its
August 1999 issue. SnapPop! said "The Shrunken Headbangers
have come up with a live one... This tape is a hoot."