Cynic (2)

Cynic (2)

Formed November 1987 in Florida. In 1994 the band changed its name into Portal (3).

Current members:
Paul Masvidal - guitar/vocals (1987-1994, 2006-present) (ex-Death, Gordian Knot, ex-Portal, Master, Æon Spoke)
Sean Reinert - drums (1987-1994, 2006-present) (Aghora, ex-Death, Gordian Knot, ex-Portal, Æon Spoke)
Sean Malone - fretless bass, chapman stick (1993-1994, 2008-present) (ex-Aghora, Gordian Knot, Office of Strategic Influence)
Brandon Giffin - bass (ex-The Faceless)
Max Phelps - guitar, vocals

Former members
Mark Van Erp: bass (1987-1989) (ex-Malevolent Creation, ex-Monstrosity)
Tony Choy: bass (1991-1993) (Atheist, Pestilence)
Jason Gobel: guitar (1988-1994) (Gordian Knot, ex-Portal, ex-Monstrosity)
Aruna Abrams: vocals/keyboards (1994-1996)
Chris Kringel: bass (1993-1994, 2006-2007) (ex-Portal)
David Senescu: guitar (2007)
Jack Kelly: vocals (1987-1988)
Tony Teegarden - keyboards, vocals (1993-1994, 2006-2007)
Robin Zielhorst - fretless bass (2008-2010) (Exivious)
Tymon Kruidenier - guitar, death growls (2008-2010) (Exivious)

Cynic (2) Discography


RR 9169-2 Cynic (2) Focus (Album) Roadrunner Records RR 9169-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
SOM 182-BOX, SOM 182 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) Season Of Mist SOM 257 UK, Europe & US 2012 Sell This Version
SOM300LP Cynic (2) Kindly Bent To Free Us (Album) Season Of Mist SOM300LP UK, Europe & US 2014 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SOM 216LP Cynic (2) Re-Traced (EP) Season Of Mist SOM 216LP France 2010 Sell This Version
SOM 236LP Cynic (2) Carbon-Based Anatomy (EP) Season Of Mist SOM 236LP Europe 2011 Sell This Version


none Cynic (2) Demo 1988(Cass) Not On Label (Cynic (2) Self-Released) none US 1988 Sell This Version
none Cynic (2) Reflections Of A Dying World(Cass, Dem) Not On Label (Cynic (2) Self-released) none US 1989 Sell This Version
EP90-6 Cynic (2) Demo 1990(Cass, Dem) Epidemic Records (6) EP90-6 USA & Canada 1990 Sell This Version
none Cynic (2) Demo 1991(Cass) Roadrunner Records none US 1991 Sell This Version