Year of birth : 1989
Age: 26 years
Place of birth : Hannington Beach, CaliforniaUSA
Citizenship : United States
The band formed in Huntington Beach (CA) in 1999. While still a student in high school, Avenged Sevenfold started their musical career. The name of the group, influenced by the biblical story of Cain and Abel.
Team "Avenged Sevenfold" was formed in the summer of 1999 in Huntington Beach, California. The group consisted of vocalist M. Shadows, guitarist Zacky Vengeance, drummer The Reverend, bassist Johnny Christ and guitarist Synyster Gates, who at the time were high school students.
In summer 2001, the band, which was barely 18 years old, wrote his own efforts ,produced and released their debut album "Sounding the Seventh Trumpet", which was preceded by the release of the mini - album "Warmness on the Soul". The incredible mix of metal, punk, emo, and hardcore relished label "Hopeless Records",who without hesitation offered "Avenged Sevenfold" contract and two years later he released the album "Waking the Fallen". The greatest success, the musicians have gained through their concert activities where shared the stage with bands such as "Shadows Fall" and "Mushroomhead".In the summer of 2003 a group of "Avenged Sevenfold" lit at the famous festival "Warped Tour". Two years later, after moving to a bigger label "Warner Bros. Records", the musicians presented another longpley "City of Evil". After the release of the plate, the same year in the summer, the band made a number of concert tours in support of it ,including regular performance at the "Warped Tour", but this time on the main stage of the festival. .
The band Avenged Sevenfold
M. Shadows (Founder) . In the group : 1999 -. Role in the group : Vocals
Synyster Gates (founder) . In the group : 1999 -. Role in the group : Guitars
Zacky Vengeance (Founder) . In the group : 1999 -. Role in the group : Guitars
Johny Christ (Founder) . In the group : 1999 -. Role in the group : Bass
The Revernd (Founder) . In the group : 1999 -. Role in the group : Drums