Absence Of The Sacred (A.O.T.S.) was formed in early 2005 by Mike (Guitars/Vocals) and Hans (Drums). A.O.T.S. currently comprises of Mike, Hans, Justin (Bass) and Darren (Lead Guitars), forming a full blitzkrieg assault of lethal proportions. A.O.T.S. has played in over fifty live shows locally and has emerged as a venue finalist in the World Battle of the Bands in Singapore, the first extreme death metal act in Singapore to ever reach that level in an international band competition.