Aggressive Persuasion Formed in 2001, Aggressive Persuasion has been polishing their unique brand of music. Rising from their debut release 'a sense of reality' in 2002, to winning best hard rock/ metal band in Colorado (westword magazine 2003) to working with 4 time Grammy winning producer Sylvia Massy Shivy, to relentless touring. Now the band brings their latest release' prolonged farewells' recorded with producer/engineer, Dave Otero (cephalic carnage.) Each member brings their diverse and commanding presence, making their music and live performance a captivating rollercoaster unlike any you have seen. Though undeniably heavy, this album is saturated with melody, power grooves and raw power, leaving every listener something to enjoy. Aggressive Persuasion is planting a seed for the next generation of music. -Have opened as direct support for many notable bands including: candiria, Sevendust, cephalic carnage, Trust Company, Flaw, Coal Chamber, American Head Charge, Stereomud, Otep, 6 Gig, Hemlock, No One, Soil, Endo, Poison The Well, motorhead, clutch, ill nino, god forbid, 40 below summer, and sworn enemy, flaw, motograter, and many others. -Endorsed by Mesa Boogie, SIK WORLD Clothing, Silverfox Percussion, Sha-Sha Shoes, thump custom drums.