American thrash metal band Defiance was formed in Oakland, California, the United States in 1985. The band faced a brokeup in 1994 but they reformed in 2005. Defiance haven’t achieved any mainstream success and they continue bein in the underground thrash metal scene. However they are considered to be classics of Bay Area thrash metal. The current line-up of the band consists of Steev Esquivel (lead vocals), Jim Adams (lead/rhythm guitar), Mike Kaufmann (bass) and Mark Hernandez (drums). The band was signed by independent metal label Roadracer Records and they went to Vancouver, Canada in order to record their debut album Product of Society which was released in 1989. You can download the debut work by Defiance in mp3 from our site. The group has released two more albums, like Void Terra Firma and Beyond Recognition.