"Close Enough", the debut CD by Atlanta, GA, USA electropop band OPAQ FACE, provides an intriguing mix of songs ranging in style from alternative dance anthems to subtle, moody ballads. With the powerful combination of synths and rhythm guitars, OPAQ FACE has developed a unique, cross-genre soundscape reminiscent of alternative pioneers New Order and Depeche Mode.
OPAQ FACE is Austin Selberg (drums), Michael Sidner (bass), Jason Daniel Pruitt (guitars) and Jeremy Herskowitz (vocals & synths).
2002-2003: With common interests in music and the desire to create something unique, Jeremy Herskowitz and guitarist Rob Bishop formed OPAQ FACE. They recorded and produced the band’s debut CD, “Close Enough”, at B.P. Studio in Atlanta, Georgia.
2004-2005: “Close Enough” was mastered by Informatik’s Da5id Din at Corrosive Audio, San Francisco, CA. Following a June 2004 release, "Close Enough" met critical acclaim from independent press and more importantly fans of the genre.
2006: With a new sound and direction poised, members Michael Sidner, Austin Selberg, and Jason Daniel Pruitt join OPAQ FACE.
2007: OPAQ FACE performers in support of Informatik and The Cruxshadows as well as headlines shows across the southeastern US. The "Buzz Killed" EP is released.
For "Close Enough" reviews, interviews with the band, images, and additional sound clips visit www.opaqface.com.