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Assignment

Formed: 1994
From: Gütersloh, Germany
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Assignment News

Below is our complete Assignment news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

Assignment Streaming New Song

“The Betrayal,” a brand new song featuring Michael Bormann (Silent Force, Redrum, ex-Jaded Heart, Bonfire) & Carsten Kaiser (ex-Angel Dust) on lead vocals from German prog metallers Assignment, is now available for streaming.

The track comes off the band’s third album, “Inside Of The Machine,“ released via Mausoleum Records. The new song can be streamed below.

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Assignment Streaming "Messiah's Fall"

German act Assignment has posted the song "Messiah's Fall" online, which features Mats Leven, Carsten Kaiser, Michael Bormann, and Robin Beck on lead vocals. Give it a listen below.

The track comes off the band’s third album, “Inside Of The Machine.“ recently released via Mausoleum Records. The album's track listing is as follows:

1. Upload The System
2. The Intrusion
3. I Am The Machine
4. Resistance
5. Love Between Heaven & Hell
6. Betrayal
7. Messiah’s Fall
8. Ending Love
9. Another Sacrifice
10. Electric City
11. Walk Alone
12. Eternal Silence
13. Bug In The System
14. End Of The Machine

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Assignment Streaming New Track "Ending Love"

German prog metal act Assignment is streaming the new track "Ending Love." The song features guest vocal performances from Michael Bormann (PowerWorld) and Robin Beck. The song will appear on the worldwide release of the band's third album "Inside the Machine," which drops on October 11th via Mausoleum Records.

The conceptual release also features guest vocalists: Mats Leven (Candlemass/ex-Yngwie Malmsteen/ex-Addagio) and Carsten Kaiser (ex-Angel Dust).

The track listing is as follows:

1. Upload The System
2. The Intrusion
3. I Am The Machine
4. Resistance
5. Love Between Heaven & Hell
6. Betrayal
7. Messiah’s Fall
8. Ending Love
9. Another Sacrifice
10. Electric City
11. Walk Alone
12. Eternal Silence
13. Bug In The System
14. End Of The Machine

Check out "Ending Love" here: More...

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Assignment Details "Inside Of The Machine" Album

German prog metallers Assignment have announced that the worldwide release of "Inside the Machine" will be on October 11th. The album is the band's third release and first for its new label Mausoleum Records. A teaser for the album can be found over here.

The conceptual release features guest vocalists: Robin Beck, Michael Bormann (PowerWorld/ex-Jaded Heart/Bonfire), Mats Leven (Candlemass/ex-Yngwie Malmsteen/ex-Addagio) and Carsten Kaiser (ex-Angel Dust).

The artwork, conceived by Belgium-based graphic artist Didier Scohier (Asia, Dokken, Ian Gillan, Uriah Heep, Code Of Silence, Max Pie) can be seen below.

The track listing is as follows:

1. Upload The System
2. The Intrusion
3. I Am The Machine
4. Resistance
5. Love Between Heaven & Hell
6. Betrayal
7. Messiah’s Fall
8. Ending Love
9. Another Sacrifice
10. Electric City
11. Walk Alone
12. Eternal Silence
13. Bug In The System
14. End Of The Machine More...

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Assignment Signs With Mausoleum Records

German prog metallers Assignment have signed a two album deal with Mausoleum Records. The group’s new album, “Inside Of The Machine,“ is scheduled for a release this summer.

The concept album includes Robin Beck, Michael Bormann (ex-Jaded Heart, Bonfire), Mats Leven (ex-Malmsteen, Addagio), & Carsten Kaiser (ex-Angel Dust) on vocals. Instrumentation provided by:

Goran Panic (guitars)
Gert Sprick (keyboards)
Heiko Maag (bass)
Sven Pollkötter (drums) More...

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Assignment Completes Third LP

German power/progressive act Assignment has completed work on the band's third release entitled "Inside the Machine." The album is conceptual in nature and features guest vocal performances from Robin Beck, Michael Bormann (Ex-Jaded Heart/Bonfire), Mats Leven (ex-Candlemass/Adagio) and Carsten Kaiser (Ex-Angel Dust/Everflow), as well as the guitar performance of Bernie Versailles (Redemption) on the cover of Meatloaf's "Nowhere Fast." The band's last release was the album "Disunion Denied" in 2008.

No release date has been set for "Inside the Machine," as the band is currently seeking a recording deal through management company Rock N Growl.

A teaser video for the new release can be heard here:

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