Related Information for Zoetrope Zoetrope was an American Heavy Metal band from Chicago, Illinois. Although their sound was akin to Thrash Metal, the group described themselves as "Street Metal". The group was formed in 1976 by teenage friends Barry Stern (drums/vocals), Kevin Michael Rasofsky, aka Kevin Michael, (guitar), and Calvin "Willis" Humphrey (bass), soon to be joined by second guitarist Ken Black.Initially playing covers, the band soon ventured into writing their own material and released a.. read more