Skell

Biography

skell hails from Pittsburgh, PA. where the Mike Palone first teamed up with bass player, Michael Ekis, to form a band that would play the kind of music that was rarely heard on the local music scene. With the additions of vocalist Wally Wright and drummer Cameron Cruz Clark, Skell, one of the Pittsburgh area’s biggest draws, just keeps on getting bigger, better, and louder. They are currently in the studio. In 2017, they released a new EP, “Everything’s Fine” The release of their album Shangrila 27 has sold a staggering 30,000 copies, and the number continues to grow. So put on your helmets and get to a skell show you wont be disapointed.

Walter Wright

Walter Wright

Vocals/Keys
Mike Palone

Mike Palone

Lead Guitar/Vocals
Mike Ekis

Mike Ekis

Bass/Vocals
Cameron Cruz Clark

Cameron Cruz Clark

Percussion

Their influences of Sabbath, Slipknot, Slayer, and some added influence of Deep Purple can be found as trace elements in the songs but their own sound retains its identity. There is obviously a ton of talent in this band and the production quality brings it to you in a way that makes you feel like they are in front of you on stage.

Jana Lee Macheca

First Angel Media