Origin: Chicago, IL, USA
Genres: Power Metal
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Twelfth Gate  


Twelfth Gate was formed in 2000 by two former members of the Chicago metal band Syris. Like Syris, their goal is to further the cause of powerful, traditional 80's-inspired American metal, and by that standard they've succeeded. Scott Huffman continues to excel as a vocalist, here sounding a bit like a slightly lower-pitched Warrel Dane (Nevermore), and the band itself is a bit heavier than Syris, slightly more modern and technical in their approach, but still strongly and proudly rooted in true power metal. While they haven't recorded since 2006, bassist Rob Such kept the band alive with varying members until late 2011, when core members Huffman and Rich Knight returned to the fold bent on reviving the band full-time. Their comeback show is set for December, with possible recording in the future.

Current Members

Scott Huffman

vocals (Mindwarp Chamber, Spirit Web, Syris)

Rich Knight

guitars

Jim Stopper

guitars (Oppressor)

Gabe DeLaurie

guitars

Rob Such

bass (Syris)

Sean Scala

drums

Former Members/Guests

Mike Nevaril

drums


Discography



Summoning 
2003 Crash Music
  1. Mortal Coil
  2. Destre Brings
  3. Orpheus
  4. Innocent
  5. Flames Of Anger
  6. Waiting In Shadows
  7. Sugarcoated
  8. Wheel Of Life
  9. Bridge Of Uncertainty
  10. Malevolent Sky
  11. Forgotten Names
  • Scott Huffman
  • Rich Knight
  • Rob Such
  • Mike Nevaril

Reviews:   Sea Of Tranquility  Metal Observer 



Threshold Of Revolution 
2006
  1. Loyal
  2. Critical Elements
  3. Inner Core
  4. Delving Too Deep
  5. Human Swine
  6. Black Robe
  7. Branded
  8. Together Divided
  9. Face Within A Face
  10. Come Alive
  • Scott Huffman
  • Rich Knight
  • Jim Stopper
  • Rob Such
  • Mike Nevaril


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