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The Absence

- US Tampa, FL Metal / Death / Thrash


Label: Independent

Manager: Jason Stocky

Bio: The Absence, throughout three releases for Metal Blade Records and several years of touring in support, have been carried by an enormous swell of ups and downs in the extreme. Those who remain to begin the next stage of this voyage have grown stronger both as a group, and individuals as they have... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: RT @Macecraft: @TheAbsenceTampa It's time for a day where all I listen to is you guys!


“Oceans - I was anxious to hear it because in my humble opinion The Absence are one of the finest melodic death metal bands the U.S. has yet produced. To this day, their 2007 album Riders of the Plague remains high on my personal list of “most-played” releases ever. The song (Oceans) includes some wonderful dual-guitar harmonies and a sequence of guitar solos (both electric and acoustic) that are worth the price of admission all by themselves. I certainly hope “Oceans” is just a teaser of more music that will come from this band — and come quickly.”
— NoCleanSinging.com
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  • Jeffrey Whitman (Artist) Jeffrey Whitman
    "Oceans" and "My Ruin" on this Monday ! Dark and Dangerous ! Great Play from top to bottom !
  • Traitor's Gate (Artist) Traitor's Gate
    Greetings from Traitors Gate, keep up the good work, listening to your awesome music!!
  • Seven Days Lost (Artist) Seven Days Lost
    Great tunes!!! really enjoyed your page.. http://www.facebook.com/sevendayslostband
    Oceans = pure awesomeness!!! \m/ METAL \m/
  • Rod Yves (Fan) Rod Yves
    Oceans, killer track!!!
  • Madsic (Artist) Madsic
    You guys kick ass, killer tunes! Hoping to do some shows up your way soon, check us out if you get a chance. Have a Mad Sic Memorial Day!!!!
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