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Stone The Martyr / Bio

Stone The Martyr Are a Heavy Metal Band From The Jersey Shore, They Are a Melodic Thrash Metal Band,With Many Influences, Such As: Metallica, Pantera, Megadeth, At The Gates, In Flames, Ozzy,The Allman Brothers Band,Steve Vai, Led Zeppelin,Trivium, Children Of Bodom,Black Label Society,Unearth,Machine Head, And Way too Many More To List. With a Flare For Thundering Bass Lines, Dual Scorching Guitar Riffs & Solos And Lightning Fast Double Bass Technicality's,..They Got There Start As Pieces Of Three Different Bands. Jaymz And Tony Had Been Playing Together Since High School in There Band(Awful Truth), The Band Disbanded,and Jaymz And Tony Continued To Play Together Jamming With Local Drummers To Start a New Project as A Three Piece, Jaymz Had Randomly Jammed With Brian Before Hand, Brian Was The Cousin Of One Of Jaymz And Tony's Long Time Friend, Whos Band(Divination) Brian & Tony Were A Part Of. Brian had Decided To Part Ways With Divination Because of Creative Differences And Began Writing Original music With Jaymz. Brian,Jaymz And Tony Had Begun Working On Material Of There Own Incorporating Thrash, Melodic Death Metal,And Neoclassical Elements, And Also Acoustic Material As well. Now that The Band Had Formed The Musical Structure Of The Band A Rhythm Section Was a Must, So They Had Turned To The Final Stage Of Desperation And Posted an Add On CraigsList.org For a Drummer, Almost as Prompt as The Add Was Placed An Answer Was Proposition By Former (Half-Eaten) Drummer Scott Brueckner, The Band Had Its First Practice In November Of 09, And Began Writing Immediately...The Band Can Now Be Found Thrashing The NJ Tri-state Area Scene, Playing Venues Such as: The Saint in Asbury Park, The Starland Ballroom in Sayerville NJ, Dingbatz in Clfton NJ, The M-Room in Philadelphia PA, And Where Ever True Metal Is Appreciated. lml

General Info

Band Members
Chris Manzo - Vocals - Jaymz Ruggiere - Rhythm/Lead Guitar And Vocals, Kris Semco - Rhythm/Lead Guitar, Tony Romanowski - Bass, Scott Brueckner - Drum
Artist Name
Stone The Martyr
Home Page
Active Since
Metal / Heavy Metal/ Thrash/ Speed/Shred/melodic / Acoustic,Thrash Metal, Meldodic Metal

Contact Info

Toms River, NJ
self managed, looking for representation

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