Joshua Eustis performing with Telefon Tel Aviv in 2009
Joshua Leeds Eustis
Also known as
Sons of Magdalene
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
IDM, electronica, ambient techno, ambient, industrial rock
Musician, singer-songwriter, record producer
Vocals, keyboards, bass, guitar, saxophone,
Hefty, BPitch Control
Telefon Tel Aviv, Nine Inch Nails, Puscifer, Black Light Burns, Benelli
Joshua Leeds Eustis (born 1977) is an American musician, singer-songwriter and record producer, best known as a member of the electronic music act, Telefon Tel Aviv. He served as a touring member for industrial rock act Nine Inch Nails in 2013 and collaborated with Maynard James Keenan's solo project Puscifer. Eustis is also the former keyboardist of Black Light Burns and releases music under the moniker Sons of Magdalene.
Biography [ edit ]
Telefon Tel Aviv with his high school friend Charles Cooper in 1999. The duo released their debut album, , in 2001 through Fahrenheit Fair Enough Hefty Records. This was followed by in 2004 and Map of What Is Effortless in 2009. Immolate Yourself In 2005, he formed [1 ] Black Light Burns with guitarist Wes Borland. The band released its debut album, in 2007. Cruel Melody On January 22, 2009, Charles Cooper died, leaving Eustis as the sole member of the project. [2 ] [3 ]
In 2011, Eustis co-produced
Puscifer's second studio album, . Conditions of My Parole He also contributed to Puscifer's [4 ] EP and and Donkey Punch the Night remix album in 2013. All Re-Mixed Up [5 ] In 2013, it was announced that Eustis became a live member of [6 ] Nine Inch Nails for the Twenty Thirteen Tour. He mainly took the bass duties during the early tour, due to bassist [7 ] Eric Avery's departure from the band. After bassist [8 ] Pino Palladino's inclusion to the new line-up, he performed mainly on keyboards. [9 ] In December 2013, it was announced that Eustis will not be performing with the band on the [10 ] Tension 2014 tour. [11 ]
In 2014, Eustis announced that he will be releasing a solo debut album as Sons of Magdalene, a moniker he started to use in 2007, when his father was diagnosed with cancer.
The album, titled [12 ] Move to Pain, was mostly recorded before Cooper's death and will be released on June 24, 2014, through Audraglint Recordings. [13 ]
Discography [ edit ]
As Sons of Magdalene
Ephemera EP (2008)
Move to Pain (2014)
With Telefon Tel Aviv
With Black Light Burns
With Nine Inch Nails
References [ edit ]
^ Hopkin, Kenyon. "Telefon Tel Aviv". Allmusic . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ "Rock Veterans Staff Black Light Burns". Billboard. November 14, 2005 . Retrieved June 23, 2014.
^ Thiessen, Brock (January 27, 2009). "R.I.P. Charlie Cooper". Exclaim! . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ Hartmann, Graham (July 13, 2012). "Puscifer’s Carina Round on Being Recruited by Maynard Keenan, Her Solo Career + More". Loudwire . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ "Maynard James Keenan Talks About Covering Queen, Accept On New Puscifer EP". Blabbermouth.net. November 21, 2012 . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ "Puscifer and Sir Mix-a-Lot Collaborate at Last on 'All Re-Mixed Up' LP". Spin. June 4, 2013 . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ Doyle, Patrick (February 25, 2013). "Trent Reznor Confirms New Nine Inch Nails Lineup, Tour". Rolling Stone . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ Scoczynski Filho, Fernando (July 1, 2013). "Former members of Nine Inch Nails: Where are they now?". Antiquet . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ Cubarrubia, RJ (September 27, 2013). "Nine Inch Nails Unveil New Touring Lineup". Rolling Stone . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ "Trent Reznor brings new line up together for NIN Tension 2013 Tour". Fact . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ "Trent Reznor says Nine Inch Nails will tour North America in 2014 with new lineup". Consequence of Sound. December 6, 2013 . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ "Telefon Tel Aviv's Josh Eustis opens up about the death of his bandmate and his new album with Sons of Magdalene". Fact. April 7, 2014 . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
^ Murray, Robin (May 12, 2014). "Premiere: Sons Of Magdalene - Can't Won't Don't Want To". Clash . Retrieved June 22, 2014.
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