http://www.elbuzzard.net EL BUZZARD is a noise metal band from San Jose CA, which began in 2001. Formed by Troy Kooper and Gene Nite, and later Bass player Josh Santaga and their first drummer Brian Bieler. The band and Bieler split ways before any official recordings. Jack Panaghetti joined briefly and recorded drums on their self released debut full length album "El Buzzard". Before the album was released Panaghetti left the band. Clay Parton (x-Mohinder and Duster) joined.