"If It Ain't Gonna Rock It Ain't Gonna Roll"Mike Tramp(2002)
“Life sucks, but in a beautiful kind of way.”Axl Rose(1998)
“We believed that anything that was worth doing was worth overdoing.”Steven Tyler(1990)
“I could never quite understand cocaine, you can’t get a hard on, you can’t sleep and you grind your teeth, what the fuck is good about that?”Jon Bon Jovi(2000)
“Jazz, isn’t that just a series of mistakes diguised as musical composition?”David St. Hubbins(1992)
“One time we saw some hookers but when we got closer we realized it was Motley Crue.”James Hetfield(1989)
“A kid once said to me “Do you get hangovers?” I said, “To get hangovers you have to stop drinking.”Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister(2006)
ESPIONAGE is an established Australian Heavy Metal band that is taking the local metal community by storm with energetic live shows, high-soaring vocals and twin guitar harmonies that are reminiscent of the glory days of Heavy Metal music in the 1980s.
Playing their live debut at 2014's LEGIONS OF STEEL FESTIVAL; they have since gained a loyal fanbase.
ESPIONAGE released their self-titled debut EP on April 24, 2015 which was well-received and sold well not only in Australia, but also Japan. Their follow up EP titled 'Wings Of Thunder' was independently released worldwide on all major digital distributers on August 20, 2016, with the CD being launched on August 19, with a music video of the title track being filmed live at the launch show. The Wings Of Thunder EP was produced by Chris Themelco at Monolith Studios, with artwork by All Things Rotten.
Taking influence from 80s Speed Metal, Traditional Heavy Metal, Power Metal and NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) acts such as Helloween, Judas Priest, Grim Reaper, Dokken, Iron Maiden and more; ESPIONAGE is bringing back the golden age of Heavy Metal music to audiences of all generations.
Lead Vocals/Bass - Andrew 'Frosty' Morris Lead Guitar/Backing Vocals - Denis 'Den Den' Sudzuka Lead Guitar - Matt 'Matto' Carroll Drums - James 'Shelvo' Shelverton