Cassio Audi is a legendary heavy metal drummer originating from Brazil. He was a key founder of the group Viper. They reveled in teenage angst and hard Rock. Like the rest of his band-mates, Cassio was influenced by heavy metal bands of the 80’s, specifically Iron Maiden. Their influences also included figures like Mozart, Jimi Hendrix, and Kurt Cobain in Nirvana. Their sound was striving to test the limits of law and music. They often took on social authority figures with songs and performances such as “I Fought the Law.” The brash drums heavy bass and speedy solos from Cassio Audi gave Viper the edge they needed. Their music was loved in Brazil and around the world. When they performed in Tokyo, they were well received and asked to return by droves of fans.
Cassio played a significant role during their early years. He appeared on several of Viper recordings including their first two records in addition to their demos. His last appearance was on the album Soldiers of Sunrise which was released one year after he left the band. Soldiers of Sunrise shortly became very popular among both fans and critics of heavy metal music in the 80’s and remains one of the most popular albums of the band to this day. Cassio Audi was an iconic member of the band and praised by band-mates and fans as a talented and gifted musician. his contribution to Soldiers of Sunrise rings through time like a symbol blast during one of his hard solos. Cassio was an energetic drummer and the album was great thanks to his contribution. Fans across Brazil came to love this new art of heavy metal that Viper formed; they wanted more. Today, heavy metal is one of the most popular forms of music thanks to the contributions made by Cassio Audi and Viper.
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