Assault was formed in June 2006 by vocalist Clarence and later joined by guitarist Hanesh and bassist Syaz. After several lineup changes, current drummer Noh joined the band in March 2010 and our newest member Yuda on rhythm guitar joined the band in July 2011- Assault is currently a Five-Piece Death Metal Outfit.
The group debut 4-track EP, titled "The Exceptions of the Rebellions “was recorded with local famed producer Cedric Chew at Inversion Studio in 2010, and it was released on 10th February 2011, garnering positive reviews from reputable metal site & magazine such as locally based Heavy Metal Tribune webzine, the EP was also reviewed on Decibel Magazine, being one of the very few Singapore Bands to be on the world renowned US based metal magazine.
Assault completed the Southeast Asian tour covering Philippines (Co-Headline), Malaysia, Thailand (Headliner) & Singapore (Headliner) in supporting the EP release in November 2011. In January 2012 the track "Subversion" hit 10,000 views on YouTube within 2 months.
In February 2012, the band opens for Metalucifer (Japan) alongside established bands (Rudra & Draconis Infernum). In September 2012, the band was selected to be the opening band for Decapitated (Poland) & alongside Nervecell (Dubai) in Zouk Singapore by Cynical Sound Singapore, this performance further establishes the band experience on bigger stage. In 2013 the band focus solely on the song-writing process for its debut album and commenced of recording begins in late 2013. The band completed recording its debut album “The Fallen Reich” in July 2016 with Typhoon Studio & Inversion Studio, the recording process spanning across a 3 years period marks the band emphasis on song-writing and recording quality.
“The Fallen Reich” comprises of 6 songs in total is slated for release in fall of 2016, with mixing/mastering handle by Cedric Chew, Inversion Studio with an Asian wide tour planned for 2017 in supporting of this album.
Assault first overseas headlining metal festival shows was successful!
Sincere thanks to all the Mongolian metalheads for being one of the craziest crowd that we ever had during our entire sets!
Special thanks to "Afi" from NOPROPHECY for being our sessionist drummer.
To kick-start the year for the release of Assault debut album "The Fallen Reich", Assault will be supporting Italian Blackened Death Metal Band "Hiss from the Moat" live in Singapore on 8 January 2017.
Assault is proud to announced the launched of our official website, with the recently announced signing to "Transcending Obscurity Asia" for its debut album "The Fallen Reich" release in early 2017, the band is preparing itself for more shows in time to come.
|Subversion||The Exceptions of the Rebellions||5:15|
|War on Humanity||The Exceptions of the Rebellions||3:39|
|Rebellions Retribution||The Exceptions of the Rebellions||4:04|
|Fall Of Obscurity||The Exceptions of the Rebellions||3:54|