Attack Attack! (Ohio) Bio:
Attack Attack! was formed by Austin Carlile, Johnny Franck, Andrew Whiting, Nick White, and Andrew Wetzel in 2007, but later replaced original bassist Nick White, following an altercation with Buffalo, NY band Settings, with John Holgado and added synth player Caleb Shomo. In early 2008 they released their debut EP titled If Guns Are Outlawed, Can We Use Swords?. Later they signed to Rise Records in June 2008 and released their debut album, Someday Came Suddenly, on the label late that year. Someday Came Suddenly peaked at #25 on the Billboard Independent Albums chart and #193 on the Billboard 200, with sales of more than 3,600 in its first week. Later Halfway through a tour supporting Maylene and the Sons of Disaster, Attack Attack! kicked out vocalist Austin Carlile, Austin has since been replaced by Nick Barham, former screamer of For All We Know. In 2009 for Fearless Records' eighth Punk Goes... album, Punk Goes Pop 2, Attack Attack! covered Katy Perry's "I Kissed a Girl". The band toured with Escape the Fate, William Control, Black Tide and Burn Halo early in 2009, and will be appearing on the 2009 Vans Warped Tour.