Cynic (2)

Profile:
A progressive metal/rock/fusion band formed in November 1987 in Florida, United Stated. Later relocated to Los Angeles.

Cynic disbanded in 1994 and changed name to Portal, which was active until 1996. Cynic reunited in 2006 and remained active until September 2015 when founding member Sean Reinert announced that Cynic had broken up once again due to artistic and personal differences. Paul Masvidal however vowed to continue with the band and soon announced a new line-up of the band.

Current members:
Paul Masvidal - guitar/vocals (1987-1994, 2006-2015, 2017- )
Sean Malone - fretless bass, chapman stick (1993-1994, 2008, 2011, 2012-2015, 2017- )
Matt Lynch - drums (2017- )

Former members:
Esteban "Steve" Rincon - vocals (1987)
Russell Mofsky - guitar (1987)
Jack Kelly - vocals (1987-1988)
Mark Van Erp - bass (1987-1989)
Sean Reinert - drums (1987-1994, 2006-2015)
Jason Gobel - guitar (1988-1994)
Tony Choy - bass (1989-1993)
Chris Kringel - bass (1993-1994)
Tony Teegarden - keyboards, vocals (1993-1994, 2006-2007)
Santiago Dobles - guitar (2006-2007)
Robin Zielhorst - fretless bass (2008-2010)
Tymon Kruidenier - guitar, death growls (2008-2010)

Live musicians:
Dana Cosley - keyboards, vocals (1994)
Chris Kringel - bass (2006-2007)
David Senescu - guitar (2007)
Steve Woodcock - bass (2008)
Brandon Giffin - bass (2011-2014)
Max Phelps - guitar, vocals (2011-2015)
Matt Lynch - drums (2015)
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Albums

RR 9169-4 Cynic (2) - Focus album art Cynic (2) Focus (Album) Roadrunner Records RR 9169-4 US 1993 Sell This Version
SOM 182-BOX, SOM 182 Cynic (2) - Traced In Air album art Cynic (2) Traced In Air (Album) Season Of Mist SOM 182-BOX, SOM 182 France 2008 Sell This Version
SOM 257 Cynic (2) - The Portal Tapes album art Cynic (2) The Portal Tapes (Album) Season Of Mist SOM 257 USA & Europe 2012 Sell This Version
SOM 300D Cynic (2) - Kindly Bent To Free Us album art Cynic (2) Kindly Bent To Free Us (Album) Season Of Mist SOM 300D US 2014 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SOM 216LP Cynic (2) - Re-Traced album art Cynic (2) Re-Traced (EP) Season Of Mist SOM 216LP France 2010 Sell This Version
SOM 236LP Cynic (2) - Carbon-Based Anatomy album art Cynic (2) Carbon-Based Anatomy (EP) Season Of Mist SOM 236LP Europe 2011 Sell This Version
none Cynic (2) - Humanoid album art Cynic (2) Humanoid (Single) Not On Label (Cynic (2) Self-released) none 2018 Sell This Version

Compilations

88985355372 Cynic (2) - Uroboric Forms (The Complete Demo Recordings 1988-1989-1990-1991) album art Cynic (2) Uroboric Forms (The Complete Demo Recordings 1988-1989-1990-1991) (Comp) Century Media 88985355372 US 2017 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

none Cynic (2) - Demo 1988 album art Cynic (2) Demo 1988(Cass, S/Sided) Not On Label (Cynic (2) Self-Released) none US 1988 Sell This Version
none Cynic (2) - Reflections Of A Dying World album art Cynic (2) Reflections Of A Dying World Not On Label (Cynic (2) Self-released) none US 1989 Sell This Version
none Cynic (2) - Demo 1990 album art Cynic (2) Demo 1990 Epidemic Records (6) none US 1990 Sell This Version
none Cynic (2) - Demo 1991 album art Cynic (2) Demo 1991(Cass, S/Sided, Promo) Roadrunner Records none US 1991 Sell This Version