ASKA (band)

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ASKA
Aska the band.jpg
Background information
Origin Dallas, Texas
Genres Metal
Years active 1990-present
Labels Pure Steel Records
Website http://www.askaband.com
Members George Call
Keith Knight
Daryl Norton
Danny White
Chris Menta
Past members Darren Knapp
Damon Call
Jason Sweatt
Jim Arnett
David Ogle
Derek Wright
Lamberto Alvarez


ASKA, is an American heavy metal band formed in 1990 in Dallas–Fort Worth, Texas. In 1992, ASKA began touring for the United States Department of Defense until 2000.

ASKA has played at American metal rock festivals such as Rocklahoma, as well as overseas festivals such as Germany's 12th annual Keep It True festival.[1] As of 2011, the band has toured 37 countries.[2]

ASKA has released five studio albums with a sixth in production, set for release in late 2011.[3]

Discography[edit]

  • Aska (1991)
  • Immortal (1994)
  • Nine Tongues (1997)
  • Avenger (2000)
  • Absolute Power (2007)
  • Fire Eater (2013)

Line-up[edit]

Current members[edit]

From left to right: George Call, Keith Knight, Daryl Norton, Danny White, and Chris Menta

Former members[edit]

  • Darren Knapp
  • Damon Call
  • Jason Sweatt
  • Kieth Knight
  • Daryl Norton

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aska - metal festival dates confirmed for 2011, 2010 and 2009". All Metalfest. Retrieved 2011-09-02. 
  2. ^ "ASKA Bios". ASKA. Retrieved 2011-09-02. 
  3. ^ "ASKA (USA)". Spirit of Metal. Retrieved 2011-09-02.