Abnik – El Paso’s Best Local Rock Profile
Who are all the members of your band, and what do they play?
Jeremy – VOCALS
Mike – GUITAR
Tony – GUITAR
Jayson – BASS
Floyd – DRUMS
When did the band get together, and how?
ABNIK, a Hard Rock / Alternative band based out of EL PASO, TEXAS, formed in late 2005 and recently regrouped and has reunited in some sorts. Jeremy & Mike are the founding members and two of the original members of the group.
How would you describe your music to someone?
Raw, aggressive vocals ,sultry guitar riffs, accompanied with heart-pounding bass lines, and in-your-face drumming, the band set out to make its mark in the music scene that so desperately needed a breath of fresh air. With such songs as “SEDATION”, “THE COAT”, & “DECIPHER”, the band will offer you a plethora of emotions that will leave you wanting only more!
Who are some of the bands that influence your music?
Creed, Alter Bridge, Deftones, Breaking Benjamin, Staind, BUT MOSTLY SOUND LIKE ABNIK!
What is your most memorable gig so far?
Opening for FLYLEAF at none other than the KLAQ BALLOONFEST!
Are you currently signed to any kind of label or management?
CURRENLY NOT SIGNED TO ANY LABEL
What other bands have your members been/are in?
Tony and Jayson come to us from STILAFECT and Floyd was a member of the local cover band DOUBLE THREAT.
What other local bands would you recommend people check out?
ALL OF THEM!!! MOST ESPECIALLY:
SUICIDE ROMANCE, A BEAUTIFUL MOURNING, THE VISION (LAS CRUCES), SECTION 6, SCORDATURA VITA, MURDER FM (NOW OUT OF DALLAS)
Where can people contact you to book you for shows?
Ismael R. Puga – Texas Meltdown Entertainment (915) 328-7267