The Azmyth band was originally formed in 2005 and played many venues throughout the Pittsburgh area during that period. In late 2007 the band reformed with two of the original members and a new bass player. Fronted by guitar/singer/songwriter Mark James from Chicago the band continues to play classic rock that spans decades. Mark is one of the finest musicians on the Pittsburgh scene and continues to move audiences with his renditions of great hits from this time period. Don "peepson" Jerhico on drums and percussion is an original member and has been with Mark since the inception of the band. A gifted drummer from Donora, Pa. his abilities rival anyone on the local scene today. The new addtion to the band is Sheldon Baker from Belle Vernon who has been the lead guitarist for the band Dark Turn over the last couple of years. He brings 30 years of musical experience into the mix and has added the last component the band needed to reform and begin performing again. The band can perform at any venue whether large or small. It boasts a 25,000 watt PA system and is able to play virtually any setting that presents itself. Azmyth is planning to release their first CD in the fall of 2009 and has been able to revive it's following from the early days. The reception of the band has been excellent so the band has decided to perform long into the future.