Four artists named Winter. 1) Winter the Long Island, New York metal band (1988-91) that influenced doom metal. Winter was a New York/Long Island, USA based metal outfit formed in 1988 that only existed until 1991. Line up was: Stephen Flam - guitars, John Alman - vocals/bass and Joe Goncalves on drums.Together with other legends like Thergothon and Disembowelment they formed a groundbreaking foundation for death-doom metal and for its more extreme form called funeral doom. Read more about Winter on Last.fm.