Inglorious announce two new band members
Inglorious featuring lead vocalist Nathan James have identified their two new bandmates — bassist Vinnie Colla and guitarist Danny Stevens — who will be joining James, drummer Phil Beaver and new guitarist Danny Dela Cruz.
The following message (with the photo to the right) was posted on Inglorious‘ Facebook page earlier today:
(L to R)
Beaver, Dela Cruz, James, Stevens, Colla.”
Colla‘s biography on his own website states:
“Vinicius Colla (Vinnie Colla) is a Brazilian bass player. He was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Colla started learning bass guitar when he was 11 years old. Since then he has focused on studying music and developing his talent and experience as a musician.
For a long time, he was the pupil of the renowned Brazilian bass player Itamar Collaço, from Zimbo Trio.
As a professional musician, he founded Insônica, one of the most active bands on the circuit of pubs, bars and clubs in São Paulo. Over 15 years, Colla played, produced and managed the band, they were frequently hired for weddings and corporative events, with about 220 shows per year.
As part of Insônica, Colla has always explored his creativity, using 6-string basses and several bass pedals, and has focused on arrangements of music. In this way, he has created a unique style of playing and covering songs.
Colla has also participated in other projects, in particular focusing on original music and worked in a freelance capacity for music studios, both recording and producing. Among his work are recordings for a Japanese music label, ranging from albums to a live DVD filmed in Japan.
With this vast experience both on stage and in the studio, Colla has mastered playing fretless and 4, 5, 6 or 7-string basses. Currently he lives in London, where he continues to develop his musical career.”