Members: Adrian, Kris, Phil, Manny, Joe
Assuming We Survive is a five piece Pop-Punk / Punk / Alternative Rock band out of Southern California. Composed of Adrian Estrella on Vocals, Kris Pasos on Drums, Phil Adams and Manny Molina on Guitar, and Joe Lawson on Bass. The band has had a great deal of success since its founding in 2007, over the years opening for bands such as Motley Crue, The Vandals, Guttermouth, and Bad Religion. Following the release of their first EP, Life Gets Worse Than This in 2012, the band has played on the Ernie Ball Stage at The Vans Warped Tour two-years in a row, as well as the Musink Festival in Southern California two-years in a row. (2012-2013) Assuming We Survive was also selected to play the 2013 Monster Energy Aftershock Festival in Sacramento, CA opening for such bands as Avenged Sevenfold, Five Finger Death Punch, and A Day To Remember. Their more recent Battle of the Bands victories gave them the opportunity to open for The Used at Rob Zombieâs 2013 Great American Nightmare and they closed out the year by winning Localpalooza, a battle of the bands put on by local alternative rock radio station X103.9, which earned them a spot on X103.9's Merry Meltdown featuring Korn, Sick Puppies and Stone Temple Pilots.
The band recently released their second EP entitled Get Busy Living, produced by Kris Comeaux (Lorene Drive / Red Jumpsuit Apparatus) featuring guest appearances by Tyson Stevens (Scary Kids, Scaring Kids) and Dan Arnold (A Static Lullaby).
Assuming We Survive continues their success, rallying highly devoted fans World-Wide with every astounding, in-your-face, high energy performance. With many U.S. tours in the works and plans to tour Europe in 2014, Assuming We Survive will stop at nothing to ensure their voices are heard.