A new act has entered the rock scene! The Grand Masquerade is a 4-piece band based in Stockholm with a unique image; combining 80’s rock culture with the Venetian Opera and Masquerade scene from the late 19th century. The band started out as a studio project by John Sebastian, however more extensive plans evolved. He developed the band by contacting his childhood friend Freddy Claye, whom he had previously performed with, as well as his friend and classmate IvveDanelli (vocal
Down the Stone were created in 2013 when Lorenzo Ricci (Vocals and Guitar),Giordano Conti (Guitar), Lorenzo Grassi (Bass) and Fabio Catozzi (Drums) all met.
In 2013 they released their first EP “Metamorphosis” recorded at Frequenze Studio in Monza, establishing the birth of the “Stone Sound”, a modern rock sound with a combination of a rock/metal feel from the past.Their EP received postive feedback and brought Down the Stone into some of the most lucrative and important liv