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Ex-Megadeth Bassist David Ellefson Returns With New Band Lucid And Video For “Deaths Of Despair”

Ex-Megadeth Bassist David Ellefson Returns With New Band Lucid And Video For "Deaths Of Despair"

The Lucid, featuring vocalist Vinnie Dombroski (Sponge), bassist David Ellefson (ex Megadeth), guitarist Drew Fortier, and drummer Mike Heller have released their debut music video for “Deaths of Despair”, a track from their debut self-titled album released October 15 via SpoilerHead Records.

The video was directed by Drew Fortier.

Watch “Deaths of Despair” here: https://youtu.be/GnnQSGfEnA0

The Lucid have also announced their live debut via five shows with more to be added.

They are as follows:

May 20 – Clifton, NJ – Dingbatz Ticket Link
May 21 – New Bedford, MA – The Vault
May 26 – West Dundee, IL – Rochaus Ticket Link
May 27 – Westland, MI – The Token Lounge Ticket Link
May 28 – Akron, OH – Empire Concert Club Ticket Link

Tickets are on sale right now!
Exclusive V.I.P. dinners with the band are also available at: lucidofficial.com

The Lucid are a four piece hard rock band featuring vocalist Vinnie Dombroski
(Sponge), guitarist Drew Fortier, Grammy Award winning bassist David Ellefson, and drummer Mike Heller (Malignancy, Raven, Fear Factory). The band formed in early 2020 initiated by demos from Fortier and Heller which caught the attention of frequent Fortier collaborator David Ellefson who joined the fold along with Sponge frontman Vinnie Dombroski to complete the lineup. The Lucid’s debut self-titled album, was released October 15 and features 9 heavy hitting and emotionally charged tracks showcasing this eclectic quartet’s unique sonic approach.

The Lucid Online:

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About the author

Bobby Caughron

Bobby Caughron is a music journalist and Editor-In-Chief for XS ROCK. He began a life-long fan of hard rock and metal music after hearing KISS as a kid. He is still an avid fan of the 80s metal scene and continues to discover and write about new music in all rock genres today.

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