User Tools


Tribus

Instrumental Progressive Metal
Los Angeles, California, USA | Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA

Most people became familiar with Tribus through the HM Magazine samplers. Tribus started off as a Latin-inspired shred instrumental three-piece. Soon it evolved into into a solo outlet for Carlos Soto, who created several albums all on different types of bass guitar.

Discography

199? Tribus Tribus
1998? Tribus Oreology
2001 Tribus Too Late… Damage is Done
2002 Tribus Mega Shred
2002 Tribus Manual Acrobatics
2004 Carlos Soto Tribal Behavior

Tribus

199? Independent


Oreology

1998? Independent

Carlos Soto - Bass
Alexis Llorens - Guitars
Voyce McGinley - Drums

Henry Hoffman - Trombone Larry Price - Saxophone George Pandis - Trumpet Rick Kinkel - Trumpet Paul Reese - Violin Fay Roberts - Flute Shane Troutman - Guitar

  1. La Perla
  2. Moonlight Sonata
  3. Picante
  4. Borincano
  5. Eterno Romance
  6. Wind of Faith

In the 1999 digital files for “Brain Damage,” HM magazine had this to say: “This 15-song disc is essentially a re-issue of the last disc we reviewed, with five new songs added.” So this disc might have had 10 songs, and it might have been re-issued with 5 more, including “Brain Damage.”


Too Late... Damage is Done

2001 Independent

  1. The Hymn
  2. Take It by Force
  3. Mr. Unknown
  4. Sanctuary
  5. Chalice of Fury
  6. Too Late… Damage Is Done
  7. Blue Flame
  8. Rituals
  9. Vengeance is Mine
  10. Innocent Blood

Mega Shred

2002 Independent

  1. Shred Alert
  2. Excess Force
  3. Maximum Rush
  4. Intensify
  5. Freaky Fingers
  6. Latin Rican Nights

Manual Acrobatics

2002 Independent

Carlos Soto - 6 string fretted bass, fretless bass, lead distortion bass, bass effects

  1. Resurrection
  2. Oasis
  3. I Remember Love
  4. Digital Eyes
  5. Suspicious
  6. Trauma
  7. En Mis Pensamientes

Tribal Behavior

2004 Independent

Carlos Soto - Bass

There are no guitars or keys on this record.

  1. Devour
  2. Tribal Behavior
  3. Mechanimal
  4. Lord of 1,000 Voltz
  5. Act of Suspense
  6. Critical But Stable
  7. Robotic
  8. Resurrection
  9. Shred Alert
  10. Excess Force
  11. Maximum Risk
  12. Latin Rican Night

Compilation Appearances

Hard Music Sampler #71 (May/June 1998) (1998 HM Magazine)
11) Picante (4:22)

Hard Music Sampler #77 (May/June 1999) (1999 HM Magazine)
07) Brain Damage (4:30)