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TRIXTER

TRIXTER

TRIXTER (1989–95). Peter Loran (vocals), Steve Brown (guitar), P. J. Farley (bass), Mark “Gus” Scott (drums). New Jersey’s pop-metal rockers Trixter caught a lucky break when their selftitled debut hit in 1990. With videos for the songs “Surrender,” “One in a Million,” and “Give It to Me Good” getting heavy airplay on MTV, the album sold more than half a million copies. The band followed up their debut with 1992’s Hear! and a collection of covers (Undercovers) in 1994, but Read more [...]
MACHINE HEAD

MACHINE HEAD

MACHINE HEAD (1992–PRESENT). Robert Flynn (guitar), Phil Demmel (guitar), Adam Duce (bass), Dave McClain (drums). More popular in Europe than in their native U.S., the speed metal four-piece Machine Head combine a flair for thrash and progressive in a unique blend that has long earned them a solid reputation among metal fans and a significant following in Europe. Formed in 1992, the band, consisting of guitarists Robert Flynn and Phil Demmel, bassist Adam Duce, and drummer Chris Kontos, Read more [...]