Forsakken: NYCs Defenders of the Metal Faith

Forsakken is a NYC based metal band releasing a new album Warn All Ye Sinners. Their site explains: “Founded by guitarist/songwriter Billy Garcia of CBS Survivor fame, Forsakken was born into existence on the mean streets of New York City. Influenced by traditional metal, Forsakken is a Heavy Metal band layered with ruthless riffs and powerful female vocals. Their music has given them the reputation of being New York City’s headbanging, horns up, defenders of the metal faith.”

Their line up is:

Brittany Diaz – Vocals
Billy Garcia – Guitars
James Strain – Bass
Charlie Raffaniello – Drums

Here’s video of live performance at Blackthorn in Elmhurst, NY May 16 of the band performing the Black Sabbath song that’s their namesake:


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