Predator The Band | Heavy Metal | Thrash Music

About Predator


Nestor Aguirre | Predator Singer

Rick Mythiasin, Rick Mythiasin is the lead singer Predator should have had from day one! His amazing voice rivals any well known metal singer in history and kicks their asses! He recorded and toured with Steel Prophet for many years and was briefly in Pantera, before Anselmo joined them. His voice gives Predator new life and a great new dimension and versatility.  He performs with a great level of positive energy which brings the listener to an astounding realm of musical enjoyment. His amazing and powerful voice has been described by many as “one of the most exceptional rock voices since Ronnie James Dio & Bruce Dickinson”.

   

Damien Lee Thorr

Damien Lee Thorr is a truly unique guitarist extraordinaire, who has been an acclaimed, gifted expert at the craft for many years. He has divided his time between being a mentor to many young musicians, including Paolo Gregoletto, bassist from TRIVIUM, as well as being a center stage performer himself. He has won numerous prestigious awards naming him best guitarist and is also quite proficient on other instruments including the Lute. Damien has also made time to record solo albums and play guitar for many theatrical productions including Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar. His creativity knows no bounds: Apart from being a political activist, he is also a great artist, composer, author (horror erotica novel "The Vampire Journals", under the pen name Nigel Zachary Coutrwright) and is also a highly skilled luthier who builds some of the group‘s fine hand-crafted guitars.

   
Billy the Goat Gordon Pretator Guitarist

Billy "Goat" Gordon: Billy "Goat" Gordon began playing guitar at age 13 and has developed an amazing feel for metal that compliments Predator's unique blend of inspiration and influences. He has performed and recorded with several projects in the Ft Lauderdale area until he was discovered when he went in for guitar lessons from Damien, who immediately noticed his talents as a musician. His aggressive guitar style compliments Thorr's guitar playing, forming the most amazing twin guitar team in metal history!

   

Mike Bugarin Predators Bass Player

Mike Heremana is Predator's Bass player extraordinaire. His unique aggressive musical style provides the deep and hard driving sound for this powerful metal unit. Armed with great musicianship, Mike is one of the best bass players in the world of metal, capable of ultra fast lines that do not linger in the background, as most bass players. His “lead” bass style is a perfect match to compliment the styles of Thorr and Meneses, providing Predator with a string team that isn’t rivaled in these days with disintegrating musical standards. He also has a great voice and provides amazing vocal harmonies to compliment Rick‘s voice. Mike also parcatices Martial Arts and likes to perform Polenysian fire dances.

   
Darin McNair Predator Drummer 

Darrin McNair is a Florida born metal drummer with great speed and agility. He adds a new dimension and texture to Predator's unique blend of classical, flamenco and metal sounds with unforgiving speed and power.

Although he taught himself how to play the drums, he did take music theory classes in school. During that time he began playing in local bands and made a name for himself.

Darrin was discovered by Damien during auditions after the band placed an ad looking for a drummer. His unique ability to pound the drum kit with amazing power immediately placed him in the band to form the world's most unstoppable metal band. 

Together, these five rockers comprise PREDATOR. Stalking as one, this pack has become a force in Heavy Metal that simply cannot be denied. Their amazing talent, song writing abilities and overall cool positive vibe will leave the listener feeling enthusiastic and thinking more about their own place in this world. Predator is best known for unleashing fast and loud heavy metal with above average musical skills and very strong lyrics which focus on social commentary. They have been compared to many of heavy metal greats such as Metallica, Iron Maiden, Black Sabbath and Queensryche. You will never hear songs about evil, drugs, fantasy, self-loathing or depression from these boys. These amazing and powerful songs are positive mirrors of strength in the world and feelings of self reliance and self worth abound! This is... REALITY METAL... This is... PREDATOR!