One Machine, the brainchild of acclaimed guitarist/songwriter Steve Smyth (Testament, Nevermore, Forbidden, Dragonlord, Vicious Rumors).
One Machine is an international metal band with classic and modern influences, featuring members carefully selected by Smyth: Jamie Hunt (Biomechanical) sharing guitar duties, rounded out by Stefano Selvatico (ex-Savage Messiah) on bass guitar, and Chris Hawkins (Endeavour) on vocals.
‘The Final Cull’ was recorded live at Death Island Studios with Tue Madsen, with Marco Angioni assisting. The album was co-produced by Steve Smyth, with Tue Madsen producing vocals, where additional recording took place at Tue’s infamous Antfarm Studios. Mixing and mastering was handled by Tue Madsen, with artwork created by Gustavo Sazes (Gus G, Arch Enemy, Morbid Angel), complimented with photography from Marie Korner (Machine Head, Slayer, Iron Maiden).