The Ascended

The Ascended are a 4-piece metal outfit from Melbourne, Victoria that was founded in 2014, drawing influences from groove, thrash and melodic metal sub-genres, The Ascended strives to perform with a high level of energy, with riffs that stick in the listener’s head. The debut EP “Part “I was released in December 2015, and a multi-date regional tour followed straight after, taking their music to the masses. Ever hardworking, The Ascended also took on support slots for some of Australia’s most prolific metal acts, including Make Them Suffer, King Parrot, Dreadnaught, Frankenbok, Superheist and Elm Street. At the conclusion of the first tour, The Ascended hit the studio almost immediately to record their follow-up record “Part II”, which was released independently November 2016. A 12 date Australian tour followed which saw The Ascended play in numerous states across the country. 2017 saw The Ascended sign with Truth Inc. Records and the release of single “Strike of the Monarch”. Flash forward to 2018 and The Ascended are now preparing to release their first full length album and take on even more touring, reaching for both domestic and international audiences.