Attention Deficit

Get Help on using the Artist Description section

M

ichael Manring (a.k.a. Michael Hedges) first pulled Tim Alexander (of Primus) and Alex Skolnick (of Testament) together for his 1994 solo project, Thonk. The mixture of Michael's bass work, Tim's complex rhythms and Alex's interest in Jazz and Fusion, mixed with his Metal guitar style came together formally as a group for their 1998 self-titled Attention Deficit on the 'Magna Carta' label. Together they produced an album of Jazz, Metal and Progressive Rock. Their band, specializing in improvisation, generated their name from looking at the culture of today with its lack of focus. In 2001, their second effort The Idiot King would emerge.


Get Help on using the Artist Dashboard section

Artist Dashboard:


Nation USA
City
Promotional Address Magna Carta. PMB 1820,
208 East 51st St., New
York, NY. USA. 10022-6500
Genre Rock
Reformations 1
Web http://www.magnacarta.net
Active Years 2001-
E-Mail Unknown
RRCA File Code ERF00203
Diskery ID 130

Get Help on using the See Also section

See also these artists mentioned in this article:

Testament Primus



Need a more detailed search?