Combichrist is a Norwegian Aggrotech and EBM band formed in 2003 by Andy LaPlegua, who also founded the bands Icon of Coil, Panzer AG, Scandinavian Cock, and Scandy. Combichrist is based in Atlanta, Georgia. The band consist of Andy, Joe Letz, Z_Marr, Trevor Friedrich, and has a revolving guitarist spot currently filled in by Abbey Nex. Releases by the band have been very successful and charted in top positions for dance and alternative charts worldwide, a few releases have even sold out completely. The lyrical content of Combichrist typically varies from themes of misogyny, murder and suicide to BDSM and paramilitary themes, with some sampling of movies, phone calls, or interviews done throughout most songs.