Sully Erna

American musician Sully Erna

Salvatore Paul "Sully" Erna, is an American vocalist and primary songwriter for the American metal band, Godsmack. Erna is also a guitarist and drummer, performing these both on albums and during live shows. He has a daughter named Skylar Brooke Erna and an older sister named Maria. Erna has been ranked in the Top 100 Heavy Metal Vocalists by Hit Parader (#47).
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Feeling at home - Anchorage Daily News
Google News - over 6 years
But the band does share the same grunge-minded heaviness made famous by its primary influence: Lead singer Sully Erna's baritone drawl channels the late Alice in Chains frontman Layne Staley, and Godsmack's backbone is built on straightforward,
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Godsmack wants to give Nikki Sixx a good smack - Gig City
Google News - over 6 years
No names are mentioned and singer Sully Erna has stubbornly declined to point fingers, but he's pretty angry at someone. That much is clear. Nice how they worked their own band name into the lyrics: “You can run your little mouth all day,
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Nu-Metal Time Machine: “Awake” By Godsmack - Ology
Google News - over 6 years
So far today, I've managed to work my ruff up into a nice mixture of DMX, crime dog Scruff McGruff, and Godsmack singer Sully Erna. It's a subtle art form, and I've taken cues from some of the best. Feel like honing your own stray dog grunt?
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Drums to battle in Godsmack show - BCLocalNews
Google News - over 6 years
“We've got two giant drum sets, so me and Sully (Erna) kind of face off and battle each other back there (he laughs) during the show. It's lot's of fun. We've been together for a long time now, so we've got a lot of great songs to pick from for a great
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Davis Mansion to host blues fest; Coliseum readies for Godsmack - Bloomington Pantagraph
Google News - over 6 years
The four-man Godsmack was founded 16 years ago, with its founding father, Sully Erna, already a 23-year veteran of playing the drums. That stat is made possible by the fact that the 43-year-old began banging the skins at age 3 and playing along with
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ANOTHER ANIMAL: Brand New Promotional Photo Released - Aug. 15, 2011 - Blabbermouth.net
Google News - over 6 years
GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna issued his first solo album, "Avalon", last September and toured behind it this past May and June. GODSMACK wrapped up the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour this past weekend and will continue to tour on its own
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GODSMACK's SULLY ERNA 'Pleads The Fifth' On Whether 'Cryin' Like A Bitch' is ... - Blabbermouth.net
Google News - over 6 years
In a brand new radio interview, GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna refused to say if the band's "Cryin' Like A Bitch" song was inspired by events of the 2009 Crüe Fest 2 tour, on which GODSMACK appeared alongside headliners MÖTLEY CRÜE
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ROCKSTAR ENERGY MAYHEM TOUR DETROIT LIVE REVIEW & PHOTOS - Examiner.com
Google News - over 6 years
Of course it was a bunch of hot chicks and only one member of the band, Singer Sully Erna. He is definitely a ladies man, and a great friendly host. Drinks and booty shaking music was prevalent, with Sully getting the party started by playing some Cee
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Rockstar Mayhem Festival stomped the pedal to the metal - Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Google News - over 6 years
It's just you, us and some good old fashion rock n' roll," frontman Sully Erna told the crowd before the band launched into the radio-friendly, "Crying Like a Bitch!" off their new album, "The Oracle." After admitting to taking about nine shots of
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Godsmack heads for Holmdel on Mayhem Festival tour - MyCentralJersey.com
Google News - over 6 years
File photo ~ Ask Sully Erna how he thinks Godsmack will measure up against co-headliners Disturbed and Megadeth on the Rockstar Mayhem Fest and you get a take-no-prisoners response befitting the man whose gutteral, metal-inspired growls propel the
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Heavy MTL, Day 1 – Godsmack - Montreal Gazette (blog)
Google News - over 6 years
After singer Sully Erna's opening statement that there would be “no video, no pyro – just us and you and whoop-ass rock'n'roll!” there was the oomph opening Cryin' Like a Bitch and The Enemy, dark-hued and downtuned. Follow with semi-epic Love Hate Sex
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Mayhem Festival battled the heat and won in St Louis - Examiner.com
Google News - over 6 years
However lead singer Sully Erna did not let that affect his performance at all. Vocals as strong as ever Erna led the band through highlights “The Enemy” “Speak” and “Voodoo” before getting behind a second set of drums to have a drum-off with drummer
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Godsmack drummer Shannon Larkin discusses drum-offs, album delay and Another ... - The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com
Google News - over 6 years
The second part is (singer) Sully (Erna) is very, very particular and anal about every song, every part," says drummer Shannon Larkin, over the phone during a tour stop in Manchester, England. "So it ends up taking a year-and-a-half to two years to
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Mayhem Festival light on Mayhem with Disturbed, Godsmack - AZ Central.com
Google News - over 6 years
Lead singer Sully Erna quickly let the crowd know, "There will be no video, no pyro, just us you and some good old fashion (expletive)-whooping rock and (expletive) roll" before "Cryin' Like a (Expletive)." A shirtless Erna was sporting a Boston Red
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GODSMACK Interviewed On 107.7 THE BONE (Video) - July 15, 2011 - Blabbermouth.net
Google News - over 6 years
Produced by frontman Sully Erna and Dave Fortman, who has worked with MUDVAYNE and EVANESCENCE, among others, "The Oracle" was described as another lyrical and musical touchstone for the four-member band. GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna released his debut
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Live Review: Godsmack "The Mayhem Festival" — San Bernardino, CA - Artistdirect.com
Google News - over 6 years
The song swung like a sledgehammer from frontman Sully Erna's battering verse into a bruising refrain fueled by Tony Rombola's airtight axe work. "Straight Out of Line" rose from Robbie Merrill's brooding bass rumble into one of Erna's most powerful,
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GODSMACK: New Video Interview With SULLY ERNA - June 18, 2011 - Blabbermouth.net
Google News - over 6 years
David "Gus" Griesinger of BackstageAxxess.com recently conducted an interview with GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna. You can now watch the chat below. Erna last month embarked on the first tour in support of his debut solo album, "Avalon"
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    FORTIES
  • 2016
    Age 48
    In an interview with HardDrive, Sully Erna mentioned that he will do another solo album; although, details have not been revealed yet. On July 2016, it was announced that Sully Erna will release his second solo album Hometown Life in September 30, 2016.
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  • 2013
    Age 45
    Recently Erna said he's back and ready to play the circuit with the shot to return to 2013 summer's World Series of Poker. "I'm making my comeback!
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  • 2011
    Age 43
    Sully Erna will release a very special limited-edition Avalon box set in November as well as a DVD of the Sully Erna performing songs from his debut solo album, Avalon, on December 16, 2011 at The Wilbur Theatre in Boston, Massachusetts.
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    According to The Pulse of Radio, Sully Erna is planning his debut solo tour for sometime in early 2011, possibly in spring.
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  • 2010
    Age 42
    Erna's debut solo album is titled Avalon, and it was released on September 14, 2010.
  • 2009
    Age 41
    On March 4, 2009, Blabbermouth.net reported that Erna had completed work on his first solo album, Avalon, released September 14, 2010.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 2007
    Age 39
    Erna released a memoir entitled The Paths We Choose on his birthday, February 7, 2007.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1993
    Age 25
    He signed his first record deal in 1993 with a band called Strip Mind.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1968
    Age 0
    Born on February 7, 1968.
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