Cassio Audi is famous for his unique drumming skills. His name is among the people who opened doors for heavy rock metal music in Latin America during the 1980s. In 1985 Casio joined a rock band called Viper as a drummer, his initial attempt was to explore his fascination with music. However, Cassio proved to be quite a talented drummer. Viper was a Brazilian teenage rock band. Cassio and his band members mainly did pop and rock music making a name for them in the industry of heavy metal especially in South America. The other band members included Yves Passarel the lead guitarist, Pit Passarel who played the bass, Felipe Machado an additional guitarist and Andre Matos, the vocalist. Several British heavy metal bands impacted the band’s music, but their main inspiration was Iron Maiden.
For the nine years, he was in the band, he did several music recordings, and he also featured in several songs on their first album, Soldiers of Sunrise. Cassio possessed skills in songwriting and wrote several songs for the band. Cassio’s music was soul touching enough to make fans all over the world fall in love with his music. With his exceptional skills, his drumming added a hint of neo-class to the music. Cassio’s drumming skills were an asset to the band since their music mainly involved drums. Their first album, Soldiers of Sunrise was released and became a great hit in Brazil. The album got high ratings countrywide.
Later the band released another album, Theatre of Fate. This album had an impact on classical music and became a success globally. It was ranked first in several music charts in countries like China, Japan, and Europe. Despite leaving the band in 1989, Cassio Audi’s name left an impression in the world of heavy metal music
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