Aghora (band)

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OriginMiami, Florida, United States
GenresProgressive metal
Years active1995–present
LabelsSeason of Mist
Associated actsCynic
Gordian Knot
Æon Spoke
MembersSantiago Dobles
Alan Goldstein
Matt Thompson
Past membersMax Dible
Chris Penny
Andy Deluca
Sean Reinert
Charlie Ekendahl
Danishta Rivero
Sean Malone
Richard Komatz
Ian Hayes
Giann Rubio
Diana Serra

Aghora is a progressive metal band formed in 1995 by guitarist Santiago Dobles.[1] In 2000 they released their first album, Aghora, recorded and produced by Santiago Dobles and Dan Escauriza in 1999, Miami, Florida. The album featured Sean Malone and Sean Reinert, both members of Cynic. The band released its second album, Formless in 2006, which was produced by Santiago Dobles and mixed by Neil Kernon. in 2019 Aghora released their 3rd album "Entheogenic Frequencies" which was recorded, mixed & produced by Santiago Dobles. The album features Gustavo Dobles on keyboards, Matt Thompson (King Diamond) on drums, Alan Goldstein on bass, and Santiago Dobles on guitar.


Current members[edit]

  • Santiago Dobles – guitar (1995–present)
  • Alan Goldstein – bass (2001–2002, 2006–present)
  • Matt Thompson – drums (2008–present)

Former members[edit]

  • Max Dible – guitar (1995–1997)
  • Chris Penny – drums (1995–1997)
  • Andy Deluca – bass (1995–1999, 2004–2005)
  • Sean Reinert – drums (1997–2000)
  • Charlie Ekendahl – guitar (1997–2002)
  • Danishta Rivero – vocals (1997–2005)
  • Sean Malone – bass (1999–2000)
  • Richard Komatz – drums (2001–2002)
  • Ian Hayes – drums (2004–2005)
  • Giann Rubio – drums (2006–2007)
  • Alex Meade - guitar (2005–2006)
  • Diana Serra – vocals (2006–2009)


Studio albums[edit]



  1. ^ "AGHORA" Archived 2015-04-02 at the Wayback Machine Avante-garde Metal. Retrieved 2015-3-30.

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