"My Ruin" are a Los Angeles based rock metal band.
Fronted by Tairrie B (former vocalist of Tura Satana and Manhole and solo rap artist), they have been going through various line-up changes since 1999.
They have a dedicated fanbase, most notably in the UK.
Their sound consists of passionate vocals set against heavy rock beats. Vocalist Tairrie B and Mick Murphy began a side project known as The Lvrs. Mick Murphy has another side project known as Neanderthal.
* Tairrie B - Vocals
* Mick Murphy - Guitar
* Chris Lisee - Bass
* Matt LeChevalier - Drums
* Yael - Drums (2000-2005)
* Meghan Mattox - Bass (1999-2004)
* Jonny Chow - Bass (2004-2005)
* Melanie Makaiwi - Guitar & Bass / Composer (on first album)
Albums & EPs:
* ''Speak And Destroy'' (1999, UK release; 2000, US release) (Spitfire)
* ''Terror EP'' (1999, UK release) (Snapper)
* ''A Prayer Under Pressure Of Violent Anguish'' (2001) (Spitfire)
* ''To Britain With Love... And Bruises'' (2001; only released in the UK) (Live) (Snapper Classics UK)
* ''The Shape Of Things To Come EP'' (2003) (Century Media)
* ''The Horror Of Beauty'' (2003) (Century Media)