Cerebral Bore
Band Info
OriginGlasgow, Scotland, UK
Genre(s)Brutal death metal
Label(s)Earache Records
Associated ActsCrepitation, Genepool, Pathogen, Evidence of Trauma, Embolism, Diementia, Visceral Diaty, Agonised Deformity, Cancerous Womb, Kronos{{{9}}}

Cerebral Bore is a Scottish brutal death metal band from Glasgow, Scotland, formed in 2006. The band comprises guitarist Paul McGuire, bassist Kyle Rutherford and drummer Allan "McDibet" MacDonald. Cerebral Bore released a debut album, Maniacal Miscreation, in 2011 via Earache Records and toured in United States, Europe, Russia, Israel, Mexico and India.


Cerebral Bore formed in 2006 in Glasgow. In November that year, the band released a demo named The Dead Flesh Architect. The band's first trip outside of the United Kingdom took place in August 2007 and included New York City, United States, after having a song played on metal radio in N.Y. Following a U.K. tour, the band toured in the United States again, supporting Suffocation, Brutal Truth, and Devourment. Throughout 2009, Cerebral Bore toured in continental Europe, Scandinavia and Russia.

In 2010, Cerebral Bore were joined by 18 year old Dutch vocalist Simone "Som" Pluijmers. The debut album Maniacal Miscreation was recorded in mid-2010 and self-released in a limited edition of 500 copies. Touring in Europe and summer festivals continued in 2010. In December 2010, The band signed to Earache Records. The debut album was released in June 2011. Cerebral Bore released music videos for "The Bald Cadaver" and "Maniacal Miscreation".

Following the band's last concert of their headlining U.S. and Mexico tour in mid-2011, McGuire and Rutherford were falsely arrested and jailed by New York City police officers searching for a man who murdered four people in a Long Island pharmacy. Paul McGuire was also arrested for public intoxication. A week later, they were formally released without charge and flown back to Scotland. Cerebral Bore played in the The Summer Slaughter Tour 2012 from July 20 through August 25.

On the 25th of November 2012, it was announced via the bands Facebook page that vocalist Som Pluijmers had left the band.


Current members
  • Allan "McDibet" MacDonald - drums (2006-present)
  • Paul McGuire - guitars (2006-present)
  • Federico Benini - bass (2012-present)
Former members
  • Phil Differ - Bass (2006-2007)
  • Marc Mullen - Guitars (2006)
  • Ross Howie - Vocals (2006-2008)
  • Chris Lewis - Vocals (2006)
  • Ross Muir - Bass (2007-2009)
  • Paddy Connoly - Vocals (2008)
  • Davie Culbert - Vocals (2008-2010)
  • Kyle Rutherford - Bass (2009-2012)
  • Simone "Som" Pluijmers - Vocals (2010-2012)


Studio albums
  • The Dead Flesh Architect (2006)
  • Proselytes (2005)
  • 24 Year Old Party Dungeon (2009)
  • Horrendous Acts of Iniquity (2012)

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