BAND

MEET HAKEN

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Richard Henshall
Instruments Guitar and Keyboard
Hometown London, United Kingdom
Musical influences & Favourite bands Pain of Salvation, The Dear Hunter, King Crimson, Squarepusher, Gentle Giant, Dream Theater, The Mars Volta, Opeth, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Devin Townsend, Elbow, Pharcyde, Everything Everything, Guthrie Govan, Bach, Chopin.
Gear Richard is a Fractal Audio artist and uses an Axe-FX2. His axe of choice is his Strandberg #54. Rich is a KORG artist as well and uses a KORG KRONOS X 88 for his keyboard duties.
Interests Watching badly dubbed kung fu films, History, climbing, reading & one handed press-ups.
Favourite Movies Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Brazil, Krull, Blade Runner, The Magnificent Seven, Zatoichi, Escape From New York, The Warriors, Together With You, Incendies, Memento, Kung Pow, Akira, Spirited Away, The Truman Show.
Charles Griffiths
Instruments Guitar
Hometown London, United Kingdom
Musical influences & Favourite bands Queen, Gentle Giant, Meshuggah, Toto, Dream Theater, Pantera, Pain of Salvation, John Williams, Bumblefoot, Mattias Eklundh, Carl Verheyen, Brett Garsed, Ziltoid the Omniscient.
Gear Charlie is a Fractal Audio artist and proudly uses the Axe-FX2. His main guitar is his beloved Kiesel Vader 8 string.
Interests Dinosaurs, playing lego, going to the seaside & watching TV.
Favourite movies ET, Star Wars IV V VI VII, Back to the Future Trilogy, Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Dark Crystal, An American Werewolf in London, 2001:A Space Odyssey, The Apartment, The Man Who Knew Too Much, Alien, The Shining.
Raymond Hearne
Instruments Drums
Hometown London, United Kingdom
Musical influences & Favourite bands Gentle Giant, King Crimson, Everything Everything, Leprous, James Blake, Opeth, Textures, Pain of Salvation, Dream Theater, The Dear Hunter, Devin Townsend, and many more!
Gear Natal Drums, Samsun Cymbals, Roland Electronics, Cympads, Cube Sticks
Interests Annoying people, jumping into hot tubs mid-set, playing the tuba, trying to play the drums well...
Favourite movies Teeth, Harvester, Snatch, There Will Be Blood, A Nightmare on Elm Street, The Guard
Diego Tejeida
Instruments Keyboards
Hometown Mexico City
Musical influences & Favourite bands Bill Evans, Brad Mehldau, Philip Glass, Hans Zimmer, Esbjorn Svensson Trio, Pink Floyd, Opeth, Devil Doll, Mr Bungle, Infected Mushroom, Boards of Canada, Venetian Snares, Pete Zeldman, A Perfect Circle.
Gear Korg Karma, Korg N1, KAOSS pad, M-Audio Oxygen 88 midi controller, Macbook Pro running Mainstage 3 live and Logic X in the studio.
Interests Cooking, swimming, reading, dry slapping, destroying sounds by any means.
Favourite movies Psycho, The Wall, The Shining, Seventh Seal, Silent Hill, The Crow, Lost Highway, Inland Empire, The Audition, Dead Man's Shoes.
Conner 'American' Green
Instruments Bass
Hometown Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Musical influences & Favourite bands Bon Iver, Tim Lefebvre, The Dear Hunter, Volcano Choir, Tigran Hamasyan, Mark Guiliana, Kendrick Lamar, Agent Fresco, Everything Everything
Gear
Bass: Zon Sonus Custom 6 (strung with Elixir Strings)
Amps: Aguilar Tone Hammer 500
Effects: Darkglass B7K Ultra & Vintage Deluxe, 3Leaf Octabvre, DSM Noisemaker OmniCabSim, Amptweaker Tight Fuzz, Origin Effects Cali-76, EHX Frequency Analyzer
Interests Hot drinks & hanging out with my cat
Favourite movies The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Let the Right One In, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Lost in Translation, In Bruges
Ross Jennings
Instruments Vocalist
Hometown Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Musical influences & Favourite bands Too many to mention!
Gear AKG, Sennheiser & Shure Microphones, monitors & accessories
Interests Guitarist on the side & Professional Photographer
Favourite movies From Dusk Till Dawn, Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy plus anything featuring Nicolas Cage!

Rich

Charlie

Ray

Diego

Conner

Ross