Animals As Leaders(US), Nick Johnston(CA), Abstracts(JP)




樂隊 Bands:Animal As Leaders(US), Nick Johnston(CA), Abstracts(JP)



日期Date : 21 FEB 2017



時間Time : 8:00PM



入場費 Entrance Fee:$320 (advance)





地點Venue:Hidden Agenda



觀塘鴻圖道 80 號鴻圖工業大廈 G/F



G/F Hung To Industrial Bldg,




80 Hung To Road, Kwun Tong



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Animal As Leaders(US)



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ANIMALS AS LEADERS is an American Progressive band based out of Los Angeles, CA. The band is composed of guitarists Tosin Abasi and Javier Reyes along

 with drummer Matt Garstka. Their unique musical style incorporates musical influences from metal, jazz, electronic, latin, classical, and fusion. In 2009 AAL released their self-titled debut album on Prosthetic Records which quickly launched them into being

 a trend-setting group in their genre worldwide. Since then the group has released two more albums, Weightless (Prosthetic Records, 2011) and The Joy of Motion (Sumerian Records, 2014) which debuted at #23 in the Billboard Top 200.



AAL has been featured in various media publications throughout the world including Guitar World, Total Guitar, Modern Drummer, Rolling Stone, LA Weekly,

 and many more. They have received signature endorsements from major companies (Ibanez Guitars, ESP Guitars, Tama Drums) and have managed to play alongside some of the greatest guitar legends such as Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Guthrie Govan and many more.






Nick Johnston(CA)



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Nick Johnston is a Canadian who started playing guitar when he was 14 years old. He put out his first instrumental record, 'Public Display Of Infection'

 in 2011. Then the second instrumental record featuring guest guitar solos from Paul Gilbert and Guthrie Govan. 'In A Locked Room On The Moon' in 2013. 'Atomic Mind' in 2014 with Marco Minnemann, Bryan Beller and Guthrie Govan. 'Remarkably Human' in 2016 with

 Gavin Harrison and Bryan Beller.









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Abstracts is a rock band formed in Tokyo in 2014.Soon after the formation they signed a contract with the label ViViX as a new artist at an unusual speed. The band released their first album 'Self-Titled Album' on October 15, 2014, with the help of Marcel Gadacz (DREAM ON DREAMER) on artwork, Mark Holcomb (Periphery) on guest guitarist. Acle Kahney (TesseracT) has also participated in mastering the album.



In the following year, MIKI (Bass) joined the band and they signed a contract with Germany REDFIELD RECORDS.