Guitarist of Black Thorn Halo...out of austin.
Guitar instructor San Antonio TX
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*******Shay / BTH Timeline and Schedule:
2008 – Living in San Antonio and tried to put together a metal band that never happened
Mar 2009 – I moved to Austin from San Antonio to pursue music and jammed w numerous people/projects
Sept 2009 - I joined Black Chapter, a metal band forming in Round Rock, Tx
Oct 2009 – Bassist Jack Krupski joined Black Chapter
Dec 2009 – Rafael Lopez auditions for vocalist of Black Chapter
Jan 2010 – Myself and Jack decide to leave Black Chapter and jam with Rafael and his friend and drummer Andy Rodriguez. Starting with some of my riffs and Rafael’s lyrics that just fit together perfectly as our 1st song to play around with. Jack and Andy put their magic in and that song became Brown Sugar Spoon shortly after…
Feb 2010 – BLACK THORN HALO is officially formed!!!
May 2010 – 1st demo is released! Recorded in only 2 days at a studio in Austin…
Aug 14th 2010 Sat – Red Eyed Fly- Austin (1st show!!!)
Aug 26th Thurs – Extreme Metal Fest @ Republic Live-Austin w/The Iron Maidens!
Sept 18th Sat – Headhunters – Austin
Sept 25th Sat – Gold Crown Billiards – San Marcos Tx w/Brotherhood
Oct 8th Fri – Dirty Dog on 6th Street – Austin w/Cannablis
Nov 20th Sat – The Parlor – Austin
Dec 10th Fri – Bonds 007 – San Antonio Tx w/Devil May Care
Jan 7th 2011 Fri – Dirty Dog on 6th Street – Austin
Jan 15th Sat – Scoot Inn – Austin
Jan 22nd Sat – Gold Crown Billiards – San Marcos Tx
Feb 5th Sat – Downtown Bar & Grill – Victoria Tx
Mar 18th Fri – Chupacabra’s – Austin SXSW Final Weekend!!!
Mar 19th Sat – Texas Rockfest!!! Main Stage – Austin
(***April 2011 – Lorenzo Vidali joins BTH as 2nd Guitarist!!!)
Apr 16th Sat – 19th Hole Rock Bar – The Woodlands Tx -Vidali’s 1st show!!!
Apr 22nd Fri – Clicks Live – San Antonio Tx w/Deadpool
May 6th Fri – Stubbs – Austin Tx w Danzig and Devil Driver
May 27th Fri – Red Eyed Fly – Austin w/Ignitor featuring Jason McMasters!!!
June – July 2011 ***Studio Recording Time!
Aug 13th Sat – Dirty Dog on 6th Street – Austin DEBUT CD RELEASE Show!!!
That Metal Show
Comedy Central (tosh.o rules!!!)
History Channel (Luv aliens)