News•December 16, 2013 12:17 PM ET•4,835 views
Suffokate announces three new members
Oakland, CA deathcore band Suffokate has announced the addition of Jason Graff (guitar), Miguel Esparza (guitar), and Armando Partida (bass) to its lineup. Here's the official word:
"We would like to welcome the new members to the Suffokate family! Show them some love , we have Jason Graff (ex-meat shits) on rhythm guitar, Miguel Esparza lead guitar (current member of - Arkayic), and Armando Partida (current member of - total badass) I am extremely happy and thankful to have such talented, dedicated, humble, and overall good people as new members in this band and I (Lars) personally want to thank them for helping me in continuing this band and my life's passion of performing and writing music... I wouldn't be able to make this happen without them. I also want to thank our fans for always being there to support this band through the good and bad times, you all provided constant inspiration and motivation for myself which is priceless to me so THANK YOU!!!!! We will be announcing nor cal and so cal shows soon so get pumped cause we will be wrecking shit and playing those songs you just love to smash heads to in a city near you Cali fans, and don't worry for all of you outside of California we will be booking tours for early 2014. We are currently writing new music and want to make sure we finish that before we hit the road, so we'll keep you updated and thank you as always for your continued patience. "Suffokate - Oakland/510's born n bred heavy hitters from the bay area........ oh and just in case anyone is at all worried about our musical integrity/new music let us put your minds at ease, we still don't wear make up, we still won't have singing in our new music, we still won't be following the latest trend and we sure as hell won't have any dub step in our music!!! Sorry we just enjoy writing heavy, pissed off, violence inspiring , testicle having music too much to be a part of any of that bs"