Impulse Manslaughter was a band from the mid-to-late 80s.
- Karl Patton - Vocals (1985-1993)
- Mike (Chris) Hanley - Guitar/Bass (1985-1989)
- Vinnie Vogel from Screeching Weasel - Bass (1988-1993)
- Glen Herman- Drums (1985-1989)
- Nick Stevens - Bass (1986-1987)
- John Tolczyk - Guitar (1989-1991)
- Dan Duchaine - Drums (1990-1993)
- Rob Lanam - Guitar (1991-1993)
- Randy Sorkin - Guitar (1985)
- Rick McKelvy - Guitar (1993)
- Mike Schaefer - Guitar (1987)
- Burn One Naked and Nuke It 7" EP (Fatal Reaction 1986/reissued by Nuclear Blast in 1990)
- He Who Laughs Last...Laughs Alone LP (Underdog Records (USA)/Nuclear Blast (Germany) 1987)
- Logical End LP (Walkthrufyre Records (USA)/Nuclear Blast (Germany) 1988)
- Sometimes 7" EP (Mind Control/Nuclear Blast 1992)
- No War split 7" w/Provocation (1993)
- Logical End/He Who Laughs Last...Laughs Alone CD (Nuclear Blast 1998)
- Live At WFMU CD (Beer City Records, 2003)
- Chicago hardcore band I ATTACK covers They Start The War on their American Dream 7"
- One of the first bands signed to Nuclear Blast Records, a very popular metal label, who issued all their records in Europe.
- The group briefly split in 1988, and Vince Vogel and Glen Herman formed Vermicious Knids. Impulse Manslaughter quickly reunited when Logical End started receiving some success and praise in Europe.