Meet The Band
Anthony was inspired to play guitar as a young teenager after discovering the album Master of Puppets by Metallica. He has since played in many bands and founded Purging Sin in 2011. Some of his other main influences are Pink Floyd, Ozzy/Black Sabbath, Queensryche, and Opeth.
Matt Joined the band in early 2016. His shredding seems to impress everyone who sees him play. When he's not home practicing you can find him at local shows supporting fellow bands.
Rip our good friend and bandmate. May we forever hear you shredding from the heavens.
Brian Barksdale Bass/Backing vocals
Brian has been a member of Purging Sin since 2018. He has been playing bass since he was 16 and since then has worked hard to perfect his style. People say he is a perfect blend between Iron Maiden and Primus. Brian's influences over the years have been Rush, Megadeath, Black Sabbath, and Ghost.
Zak has officaly joined with Purgin Sin in 2020, He is a active musician in NH, Boston, and NYC music scenes. He grew up in southern NH, where he was inspired by classical training, seacoast jazz musicians, and the metal/hardcore scene. His roots as well as his formal studies at New England Conservatory explain his fusion approach to playing drum set.