Don Clark (musician)

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Don Clark
Birth name Donald Clark
Born (1975-05-30) May 30, 1975 (age 39)
San Jose, California, United States
Genres Heavy Metal, Christian metal
Occupation(s) Musician, graphic designer
Instruments Guitar, bass guitar, vocals
Years active 1992–2009
Associated acts Demon Hunter, Training for Utopia

Don Clark (born May 30, 1975) is an American musician. He was the rhythm guitarist and bassist for the Christian metal band, Demon Hunter, which he co-founded with his brother, vocalist Ryan Clark.[1] Before Demon Hunter, Clark was a former guitarist and co-founder of Training for Utopia with Rob Dennler.

Clark also founded Seattle-based Asterik Studio with his brother Ryan and friend Demetre Arges in 2000. The design studio has done CD packaging, poster art, web design, and merchandise design for hundreds of artists including Liz Phair, P.O.D., and The White Stripes. Based on their design experience, Don and Ryan authored a chapter in the book New Masters of Photoshop, Volume 2 (ISBN 1590593154).

In 2007, the brothers left Asterik to start Invisible Creature.

Don was nominated for a Grammy for Best Album packaging for The Folds' Secrets Keep You Sick. Don lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and two children.

On August 12, 2009 in Seattle, Washington, at El Corazón, Demon Hunter announced that Don Clark had left the band to pursue his career in graphic design and to be with his family.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wilson, MacKenzie. "Biography: Demon Hunter". Allmusic. Retrieved July 14, 2010.