Initials add up to an
impressive collection of names.
By Blurt Staff
Initials, the more-or-less punk supergroup made up of former members of Hot Rod
Circuit, Once Nothing and the Color Fred, just announced they’ve made another
addition to their colorful roster. Joining guitarist Fred Mascherino, guitaris
Andy Jackson and bassist Steve Lucarelli will be drummer Josh Eppard,
previously of Coheed & Cambria. He replaces original drummer Anthony
According to Alternative
Press, Mascherino was quoted as saying, “We’d been trying out a bunch
of drummers looking for the right fit. We had some shows coming up and Anthony
Martone took the time to do us a huge favor and learn the songs and play them
with us. Since the lineup hadn’t been totally solidified yet, and Anthony had
other projects coming up, we wanted to makes sure we were all committed to
Initials, and that’s when Josh [Eppard] walked in and the chemistry was solid.
Anthony is a good friend and an amazing drummer, and we wish him well on his
You can see a video interview with Initials from October at
the A.P. website.