Testify is a Christian Heavy Metal Band out of Visalia, California. The Band plays heavy music with a positive message.
They have just finished recording their original CD 24:27 and have had a tremendously positive response from all ages who have heard it. They are now looking forward to booking shows as well as signing with a label.
The Band's main influences stem from: Queensryche, AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Dio, Iron Maiden and many other metal acts.
Through long time friendships, great chemistry and Life experiences which include:
Working with John Stone and Francis Buckley from Capital Records.
As well as opening for Babylon A.D in the early 90's and playing the first California Cornerstone.
The four members have return to their roots with a heavier sound. They are also expressing their passion for God and music. They want to spred their positive message to the world.
"24:27" was recorded exclusively at FAT LABS Studio Visalia, Ca from January 2008 to November 2008. Mastered at Fast Traxx studios in Fresno, Ca.
Lyrics written by: TESTIFY. Except for "Death Inside of Me" Lyrics written by Lynn Louise Lowrey
Music composed by: TESTIFY
Produced by: Dana Long and TESTIFY
Engineered by: Dana Long
Mixed by: Dana Long
Mastered by: Bill Sayre
Ron Poggione: Vocals
Ron uses Shure mics.
Lynn Louise Lowrey: Vocals on "Death Inside of Me"
Scott Weisenborn: Guitars
Scott uses Bernie Rico jr guitars, Mesa Boogie amplification, Dunlop pics, Ernie Ball and GHS strings.
John Angle jr: Bass
John uses Hill, Vegier, ESP, and Fender basses, Ampeg amplification.
Chuck Hernandez: Drums
Chuck uses DW and PDP drums and hardware, Zildjian cymbals, and Vic Firth sticks.