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RACER X

RACER X

RACER X (1985–88, 1999–PRESENT). Jeff Martin (vocals, replaced by John Corabi), Paul Gilbert (guitar, replaced by Chris Arvin), Bruce Bouillet (guitar), John Alderete (bass), Harry G Schoesser (drums, replaced by Scott Travis, replaced by Walt Woodward III). Racer X were a progressive metal band composed of virtuoso musicians, especially Paul Gilbert, the original guitar player who was known as one of the key shredders in metal during the eighties. Gilbert left after the 1988 album to Read more [...]
FATES WARNING

FATES WARNING

FATES WARNING (1982–PRESENT). John Arch (vocals, replaced by Ray Alder), Jim Matheos (guitar), Victor Arduini (guitar, replaced by Frank Aresti, others, Aresti again), Joe Dibiase (bass, replaced by Joey Vera), and Steve Zimmerman (drums, replaced by Mark Zonder, Mike Portnoy). Fates Warning are a Progressive Metal band from Connecticut who are regarded by many critics as one of the major progressive bands of the eighties. The band has struggled to find consistency over the years, with numerous Read more [...]