Paul Terror: Lead Vocals
Wild Bill Sherman: Bass (since June 2020)
Mike de Gruchy: Guitar (since February 2017)
NOTABLE PAST MEMBERS
Butch Quinones: Bass (2010-2012)
Scott Siebert: Bass (2013-2014)
Tony Cianciotto: Bass (2014-2020)
Johnny Wildchild: Guitar (2010-2020)
Pete Testa: Guitar (2015)
Billy Pfister: Guitar (2016)
Terror Garden is an American hard rock/heavy metal band from Long Island,
NY, citing influences ranging from 1970’s classic hard rock to today’s modern
metal scene. Paul Terror and Gee have been present since its inception in 2010.
The band’s 9-song debut album, ‘Specimen Cup’, was independently released
on October 12th, 2015. Produced & recorded by the band’s very own Tony
Cianciotto, the disc contained all of the group’s composed material since the
beginning (including songs co-written by former bassists Butch Quinones and
In September 2016, Terror Garden was featured on Verizon Fios1’s ‘Rising
Stars’ special promo. Only a few months later, in February 2017, Mike de Gruchy
was added to the lineup to round out a more permanent 5-piece formation.
‘Karma & Chaos’, the band’s 2nd independent effort, was released on May 25th,
2018. Three of the 8 songs were re-recordings from the ‘Specimen Cup’ album:
‘Deep’, ‘Out Of My Head’ and ‘Shut Up & Buy Me A Drink’. Produced by Terror
Garden and Peter R. Pizzo Jr. (Crescent Sound Studios, Farmingdale, NY), it
has received critical acclaim amongst their peers and across the Long Island
Most of 2019 was spent touring in support of ‘Karma & Chaos’ and composing
new original material. Studio sessions commenced in November 2019
throughout March 2020. During this timeframe, both Tony Cianciotto and Johnny
Wildchild departed the group shortly after recording their respective tracks. Wild
Bill Sherman officially replaced Tony Cianciotto on bass in June 2020.
The band’s 3rd independent album, ‘Keep It Real’, was finally released on
September 6th, 2020. Just like their previous output, it contains 8 songs
produced by Peter R. Pizzo Jr., including a bonus track cover of Golden
Earring’s “Twilight Zone” (physical CD version only).
More than a full decade into the game, extensive touring, strong material and a
rapidly increasing fanbase have made Terror Garden one of the premiere upand-
coming hard rock/heavy metal artists to watch. Follow all the band’s social
media outlets for the latest updates.