49 years ago today: Sven “The Axe” Sostak was born. Congratulations! ğŸŽ‚
Artist Perry Grayson United States of America (USA) (US) Birth ♓ Wed 12 Mar 1975 (49 years, 4 months, 3 days, 18023 total living days)

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Perry Mitchell Grayson is the founder and mastermind of Falcon, founded 2002. The trio consists of Perry Grayson (Destiny’s End, etc), Greg Lindstrom (Cirith Ungol) and Darin McCloskey (Pale Divine, etc). Greg thanks him for pulling him out of musical retirement after twenty years! He has also contributed a lot to this website. He has also been in various bands before. Destiny’s End ‎– Transition has artwork of Gerald Brom, he is known as under others, Elric.


  • 2006 Gibson Faded Les Paul Standard (Honeyburst)
  • 2001 Gibson Faded Cherry Flying V [Gibson 57 Classic & 57 Classic Plus Pickups]
  • 1999 B.C. Rich Eagle Archtop Custom (Stain Black) [Gibson 57 Classic Pickups]
  • 1996 Gibson S.G. Standard (Heritage Cherry) [Gibson Pickups]
  • 1982 B.C. Rico [Japanese] Mockingbird Neckthru (Natural) [Gibson Pickups]
  • 1981 B.C. Rich Seagull Custom (Trans Blue) [Gibson 57 Classic Pickups]
  • 1976 Gibson Les Paul Deluxe (Tobacco Sunburst) [Gibson PAF Pickups]
  • 1976 B.C. Rich Eagle Supreme (Natural Koa) [Gibson 57 Classic & Classic Plus Pickups]
  • 1975 B.C. Rich Seagull (Trans Blue) [Gibson P-94 R&T Pickups]


  • Marshall 1959 SLP 100 Watt Plexi Reissue Head
  • Marshall 2203 100 Watt Mk II Master Volume Head (Original)
  • Marshall 4×12″ Speaker Cabinets

Recording Amps (Courtesy of Chris Kozlowski)

  • Sunn Model T Head (Original)
  • Laney Supergroup 60 Watt Head (Original)
  • Orange OR-120 Watt Head (Original)
  • Garnet Herzog Head (Original)
  • Orange 4×12″ Cabinets loaded w/Celestions

Pedals and other Miscellaneous Stuff

  • Electro Harmonix Big Muff Pi USA Pedal
  • MXR Distortion + Reissue Pedal
  • MXR Phase 90 Reissue Pedal
  • Foxx Wa Machine Pedal Foxx Tone Machine Pedal
  • Vox Reissue Wah Pedal
  • Boss CE-2 Chorus Pedal
  • Boss Chromatic Tuner Pedal
  • 11 Gauge Electric Strings (Bottom is a 48)
  • Shure Mics
  • Various Bell Bottom Blues (Preferably Levi’s!)
  • Various Big Collared Shirts
  • Sideburns

    Other bands and projects

    • Stormhaven (1995 – 1996)
    • Obscure (1996-1997?)
    • Destiny’s End (Guitar from Aug. 1997 to April 2001), forum
    • Artisan (Guitar & Vox from June 2000 to September 2003), forum
    • Isen Torr (Guitar & Backing Vox from July 2003 to Present), forum
    • Moonshine (short period, 21 Jan 2010 to 18 May 2010), Peregrine’s Prattle
    • Pale Divine (Bass, 2005-2008 ?), forum
    • Perry Grayson & Friends (2011-2020 ?)
    • Hume Blues Club Inc (Guitar, 2022)


    Tsathoggua Press publisher (from 1994), Metal Maniacs (1999-2009), Heavy Rockin’ Raw radio show host (2018-2019)

    As a writer I’ve contributed to such diverse outlets as Scream Factory, Necrofile, Other Dimensions, Crypt of Cthulhu, Snakepit, Fungi, Psychedelic, Snap Pop!, Emptywords.org, Bangmusic.com

    I served as editor on chapbooks such as The Eye above the Mantel, The Darkling Tide and Escape from Tomorrow by Frank Belknap Long, Clark Ashton Smith: The Sorcerer Departs by Donald Sidney Fryer and The First World Fantasy Convention: The Interviews.


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    Perry Grayson
    Perry Grayson
    14 years ago

    Moonshine has disbanded. Yes, you read that right. Moonshine has called it a day. Thanks to all who came down to our several Sydney gigs and supported the band in one form or another.
    I was a bit worried that playing in a band with all “local” musicians would delay the third Falcon album, but now Falcon album no. 3 will become a reality sooner than expected
    Heavy Rawkin’ Raw!


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