Nailed are a death metal band from Wakefield, West Yorkshire, UK. They currently have a worldwide distribution deal with UK label Copro/Casket Records.
Nailed was formed in the year 2000 by vocalist John Robson, drummer Garth Wray and guitarist Phil Rayner formerly of "In Dying Grace" (Phil Rayner also cited affiliation with Doom band "Sweet Sorrow"). They were joined by Mass Firth on guitar and vocals formerly of bands Blasphemer; Dominion and Ebony Lake ( Peaceville Records) and Simon Watson on bass. After John Robson departed from the band he was replaced by Andy "Scum" Whittaker on vocals (previously of "Sweet Sorrow" and "Orphiacus").Their first recording was undertaken in January of 2001 entitled "Every Possible Ugliness" (demo). Since then they have recorded one more demo (entitled "Calculated Act Of Murder" released in 2000) and two full-length albums ("A Pure World Is A Dead World" in 2005 and "Hatred, Failure & The Extinction of Mankind" in 2007). During this