Absolva is a classic metal band, based in Manchester, UK. Formed in May 2012 by Chris Appleton & Martin McNee, both formerly of 'Fury UK'.
Absolva have now release 2 studio albums, a live album & a DVD is this short period. Have Toured extensively across UK & Europe as headliner and support to some of the biggest names in Metal.
Chris & Martin had featured together especially since October 2007 as part of successful classic metal trio Fury UK, a band which clearly established itself at the forefront of the UK scene. From inception to May 2012, Fury UK, signed to Rocksector Records, released 3 albums, 1 EP & 1 DVD.
The band also toured UK & Europe extensively as a headline act, played Bloodstock, Hammerfest & PPM Festivals, & toured as guests with Iced Earth, Saxon, Y&T, Michael Schenker & Blaze Bayley. When Fury UK bassist Luke Appleton (brother of Chris) joined American powerhouse metallers Iced Earth, Fury UK was put on hold whilst Chris & Martin decided to form Absolva.