Ammunition was founded in 2014 by the songwriting duo Age Sten Nilsen (former WIG WAM) and the multi-talented Erik Mårtensson (Eclipse, W.E.T.,Nordic Union).
They released their debut album, “Shanghaied”, in 2015 on their own label, receiving fantastic reviews all over. Teaming up with former TNT and Jack In The Box bassist Victor Cito Borge, keysman Lasse Finbråten (Circus Maximus), skinsman Magnus Ulfstedt (Eclipse), and the exceptional guitar player Jon Pettersen, Ammunition has made a name for themselves as an incredible live act. JANUARY 26 the scandinavian supergroup is returning with their second album “AMMUNITION” through Frontiers Music.
The first taste of the album was released earlier in 2017. “Wrecking Crew” (written by Nilsen and Mårtensson) landed on top of the Norwegian charts, taking AMMUNITION to the Norwegian Eurovision Grand Finale where they reached an astonishing second place. The upcoming album is already starting to receive top scores. ( 9 / 10 ) ROCK IT ! MAGAZINE ((Germany): “UNDOUBTEDLY AMMUNITION SET THE FIRST EXCLAMATION MARK IN THE NEW YEAR !! ” ( 8,5 / 10 ) Heavy Paradise: “With this brand new work AMMUNITION strikes back with another solid record. It rocks harder, bigger and with more attitude! I loved the band’s debut and the same goes to this one. It’s an album that will please every fan of WIG WAM, Eclipse, H.E.A.T. and, in general, it’s an album that will be appreciated by any Euro Melodic Hard Rock fan out there! ” Live Review “Rock’n Skull” -Illinois (USA) by Sleazeroxx: “The surprise of the night was definitely Ammunition. Wow! What a great band! Lead vocalist Åge Sten Nilsen sounded absolutely amazing and the rest of the band was solid as well. Every song seemed to be better than the next. “