Critical Assembly is a 9 year old, no good, slack-jawed, redneck band from Austin, Texas.
Listeners will experience an audible force of drop tuned, rhythmic guitars, upbeat and tight drumming, and vocal ranges from melodic singing to low growls and screams.
Some of our musical Influences include Pantera, Lamb of God, Machine Head, Alice in Chains, Killswitch Engage, Chimaira and more.
In 2014, Critical Assembly released “From Ashes Comes Honor". Produced by Joey Duenas of (UnLoco, A New Revolution) and eventually was mastered by Roger Lian via Masterdisk Studios, New York.
The past few years have proven to be strong and successful for CA. Voted in the top tier by numerous media outlets all while hosting some of the most successful metal shows in Texas.
2014 will see CA on the road with “The Rise of The Republic Tour”. Starting in Texas, CA plans 14 to 16 shows throughout the West Coast.
CA has proudly shared the stage with: Soulfly, Shadows Fall, God Forbid, Thy Will Be Done, Ill Nino, Rigor Mortis,Wretched, Psycho-stick, Filter, Down, Whitechapel, EyeHateGod, Goblin, Band of Orcs, Kill Devil Hill, Non-Point, Alien Ant Farm, Hed PE, Head Crusher, Warbeast, Honky and many more amazing artists.
The proof is in the pudding. Come check out a live show for the full Critical Assembly experience.
Critical Assembly is:
Anthony Stevenson – Drums
Donovan Hand – Vocals
Garren Emerson – Lead Guitar
Matt Olds – Bass
Rob Hicks – Rhythm Guitar