<!-- Image with unknown copyright status removed: -->Lisa Marx
is a guitarist
and classically trained pianist
In 2002, Marx joined Seattle hardcore
band To See You Broken
. The all-female underground group was a novelty in the northwest hardcore scene and shared the stage with many northwest hardcore acts such as Himsa
, The Blood Brothers
, As I Lay Dying
, Misery Signals
This led Marx to a more mainstream version of TSYB in 2004 when she was hired to play guitar in the Canadian metal
. Marx toured with the band until 2005, when her and current bassist Jennifer Arroyo
left the band for personal reasons.
Shortly after, Marx joined California based metalcore
band Scars of Tomorrow
on a temporary basis for their tours in late 2005 with Bury Your Dead
. While touring with SOT, she encountered another opportunity playing guitar for Australian/New Zealand based band Day of Contempt, then residing in Orange County, California.
Day of Contempt later became The Dear & Departed
in 2006. After returning from a European tour with Avenged Sevenfold
, the band played local shows with mainstream punk band AFI
before Marx left the band due to creative differences, as the band had changed direction since the transformation.
Later in 2006, Marx tour managed Tiger Army
under Superhero Artist Management
for two consecutive tours. Shortly after, Marx pursued a position at Abacus Recordings
in Los Angeles, and was... Read More