Ronald "Woogie" Maggard: Guitar (electric), Vocals | Dave Russell: Bass guitar, Vocals | Ben McDowell: Drums

Genre: Metal | Hardcore, Rock

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Their debut album will be reissued on vinyl in December by Ripple Music (U.S.) and HeviSike Records (UK).

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Inception: San Diego, 2013

Influences: Black Sabbath, Blue Cheer, Mountain, Cream


Formed in late 2013, Desert Suns is a hard rock trio featuring Ronald “Woogie” Maggard (Downspell, Revenge Death Ball, Se Vende, Throatcloser), Dave Russell (bass, vocals), and Ben McDowell (drums).

Their debut single “Burning Temples” was released in January 2014, followed by their full-length self-titled debut. The album was reissued on vinyl in December 2015 by Ripple Music (U.S.) and HeviSike Records (UK).


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