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Scale The Summit

The origins of instrumental heavy metal group Scale the Summit date to 2004, when guitarists Chris Letchford and Travis LeVrier met as students at the Los Angeles Musicians Institute, then came into contact with fellow scholar and drummer Pat Skeffington, before completing their lineup with bassist Jordan Eberhardt several months later. Two years of rehearsal and sonic self-discovery followed until, at the end of 2006, all of the musicians relocated to Letchford's hometown of Houston, Texas and finished sculpting their exceptionally technical brand of "adventure metal," as they like to call it, for release on a self-financed debut album, immodestly named Monument. Turns out their confidence was largely justified by the impressive amalgam of progressive exploration (think Cynic, Dream Theater, Kong) and sheer virtuosity (reminiscent of instrumental guitar heroes like Joe Satriani and Steve Vai), and it wasn't long before Scale the Summit were racking up accolades from some of the world's most respected heavy metal magazines. This also earned them a contract with L.A.'s Prosthetic Records, and a return to the studio for the recording of the group's eagerly anticipated sophomore album, Carving Desert Canyons, which was released at the start of 2009. The band returned in 2011 with its third album of technical guitar wizardry, The Collective. ~ Eduardo Rivadavia, Rovi
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alex_nigro
My first encounter with StS was when I saw them open for the Progressive Nation Tour in 2009 and they absolutely blew me away. Like other commenters, I also got to meet them afterwards and they were really cool.

Now I always make it a point to see the opening band at every show I go to. These guys absolutely held their own with Dream Theater and Zappa Plays Zappa.
i agree with chrisroncal9 3,
this band is tight butthole.
I need a tour with scale the summit, animals as leaders, chon, and polyphia. Make it happen.
Amazing band with such a natural feel to it...
Could you just imagine how the world would be if it looked like the album cover for Migration and the band's music was always played in the background? I would live in that world in a heart beat if I could.
l3itner
I love this band, and managed to meet them after a show in LA. Great guys, very friendly. Got a photo and all my merch signed - happy to support guys as talented and down to earth as they are. Each album is better than the last - I'll always be a fan.
pinkfaire3
Pat ( the drummer) is the nicest dude you will ever meet, he grew up out near me. Awesome to see him doing so well. They sound really great!
Just saw this band for the 4th time in Houston, TX. Drove a full 8 hours just to see them. Got to talk and take pictures with most of the members. Really great guys and they put on one hell of a show! Looking forward to the next time for sure!
Chris Letchford was my guitar teacher for a time and continues to teach some friends of mine.All of them are great guys.It's ok if u don't dig they're music.Not for everyone.But don't get personal about my friend and ex-teacher.W r i t i n g this for the ppl who don't know them personally but feel the need to personally attack them as human beings.Great guys!
it's like the sci fi soundtrack i constantly hear in my head just threw up on my pandora.
This band is tight butthole.
Good stuff. They remind me of Mastodon.
I had the pleasure of meeting these talented individuals in Little Rock! They put on a fantastic show. I'm a fan!
Try the artist Animals As Leaders! It's a single with the guitarist Tosin Abasi. Some of his songs such as Tempting Time and On Impulse are much like this band tone.
i love this band
Very talented prog band! I saw them live. They have one of the best guitar tones ive had pleasure of hearing live!
degradationg u i t a r i s t
My old drummer used to tech for them in L.A. before they moved to Texas
First time I ever heard of This band my friend took me to see them live. I was very impressed
One of my favorite bands
jtaa1116
This music is well phrased, and very well put together. The transitions are amazing on this song.
Get Carving Desert Canyons!
akajung72
This is great music as a soundtrack to go for a run. makes me wanna play more too. Great tone. Amazing phrasing
Good music for background AND foreground. Their harmonic content is doubled by beautiful phrases mixed with aggressive rhythmic grooves. What's not to like about this band?
Love this band.The Music is a Story! These guys exhibit superb musical talent!
i agree , most instrumental stuff is just some dude tapping and sweeping over a hook. they dont really need lyrics , the music tells a story
This is not the entire discography! Add the others! F**king love this band. Amazing live.

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