TUCSON, ARIZONA BRINGS YOU ALTERNATIVE METAL BAND, PYROTECHNICA. WITH HEAVY RIFFS, DANCEY SYNTHS, POP FEELS, AND CATCHY CHORUSES; PYROTECHNICA HAS CREATED A UNIQUE SOUND THAT HAS DRAWN ATTENTION WHEREVER THEY PERFORM. AFTER RELEASING THEIR SELF TITLED ALBUM PRODUCED BY ALEX BEST OF ELASTIK LABS STUDIOS AND RELEASING THREE MUSIC VIDEOS DIRECTED BY LANCE GERGAR, PYROTECHNICA HAVE PUSHED THEMSELVES OUT ON THE ROAD TO SHOW THE WORLD WHAT THEY'RE ABOUT. THE BAND HAS OPENED FOR BIG NAMES SUCH AS SHINEDOWN, PAPA ROACH, ASKING ALEXANDRIA, FEVER 333, HAKEN, 10 YEARS, FROM ASHES TO NEW, TRAPT, ENTHEOS, XANDRIA, KOBRA AND THE LOTUS, KINGDOM OF GIANTS, NEW YEARS DAY, STITCHED UP HEART, AND THANK YOU SCIENTIST. PYROTECHNICA'S MISSION IS TO OFFER PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCES AND ENTERTAIN ALL MUSIC FANS ALIKE, DESPITE MUSICAL TASTES.
Scarlett Chang - Vocals
Originally from Taiwan, Scarlett was raised in Tucson. She's currently in school to become an Art Educator. She loves anything visually stimulating, like cartoons or quirky animals. She is pretty quirky herself, while being both energetic and fun-loving. Original soundtracks for different anime and video games are some of her favorites. She loves pop music from all around the world, and all music that is brilliantly put together, tells grasping stories, and radiates that feel-good energy.
Ben Iniguez - Bass
Ben has a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education, a Band and Orchestra Director, Bass instructor at Guitar Center, as well as a private music instructor. As an artist he has worked with local theater groups and performed in multiple musicals as a musician and filled in for orchestras in his community. He's been playing music since he was 10 and loves playing not only bass, but trumpet, baritone, and french horn. He loves all kinds of music, especially video game soundtracks, but his favorite genres are Jazz/Funk and Metal.
Dustin Russell - Guitar
Dustin is from the Garden Island of Kauai, Hawai'i. He moved to Tuscon to pursue a Bachelor's Degree in Music Theory and is now a Lead Music Instructor at Guitar Center. His biggest influences are Progressive Rock, Metal, and Classical music. Opeth, The Contortionist, and In Flames are among his favorite bands. He's been playing guitar for 14 years and loves teaching students not only how to play, but how to analyze and write their own music. Although he enjoys most video games, strategy games are his favorite.
Joshua Dorame - Drums
Joshua was born and raised in Tucson and was the classic cliche of hitting pots and pans making drums seem only natural to pursue. Early influences included punk and hardcore such as Anti Flag, The Chariot, and Bad Religion opened a door for him. Later, he expanded his love of music towards nearly all genres, gaining as much knowledge as possible to evolve as a musician. Aside from playing music, he is currently studying psychology and sociology. His hobbies include watching movies, and going online to find new music. Feel free to say hi to him. He never minds a good chat and acting goofy.