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The Mercury Equation


Vocalist, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Alto.


We are The Mercury Equation, a newly formed modern progressive rock/metal band looking for a Vocalist.

We started off as a project between two brothers, and we have now written well over 30 songs which, subject to a few changes here and there, are ready to go.

We really feel that what we write is different to everything out there, as we blend heavy influences, 6, 7 and 8 string guitars and layered instrumentals with a poppy sensibility to produce something which is catchy but still has an edge.

Although we like heavy music, we place a STRONG emphasis on melody and harmony when it comes to vocals. Screaming is okay, but more as a background effect, almost a textural thing, rather than as a lead vocal. This is very important to us.

We're looking for a like-minded vocalist, between the ages of 18 and 26 (not a concrete age range necessarily) who is as passionate about music as we are and wants to get somewhere. We ideally want someone who has quite a wide vocal range as well as a keen ear for melodies and is adept at writing lyrics.

Check our music out here: https://soundcloud/the-mercury-equation

And contact us on :


Screen name:
Member since:
Dec 25 2013
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
30 years


Our influences include bands such as Periphery, Protest the Hero, Deftones, Killswitch Engage, Monuments, Hacktivist, Glassjaw, Paramore, Foo Fighters, Young Guns, 30 Seconds to Mars and many, many more. Stylistically, we're taking a progressive approach in that as long as something sounds good and will fit in with the other songs we write, we're happy to use it.

Members Of Band

Elliott - Guitar, songwriting, programming, production

Bradley - Drums, programming, production


Fractal Audio Systems Axe-FX II

Orange amplifiers

Ibanez Guitars

Jackson Guitars

Paul Reed Smith Guitars

Mapex Drums

Logic Pro 9