Above This is a 2-man internet band with Shawn O’Brien (vocalist) and Nicholas Shtyrlov (instrumentalist).
Created in 2010 for practice, O’Brien has built an empire consisting of producers, designers, promoters and engineers that have helped him successfully release 7 albums since they started. O’Briens ability to recruit talent via social media has allowed the internet band to monetise its music worldwide and has seen tremendous success throughout the years. The bands most recent album Chapter 7 topped 20,000 downloads in its first 2 months out and O’Brien continues to work on future projects amongst different genres. Unique in its own way, Above This is ranked in the top 10 ‘Horns & Halos’ “Top 10 Heaviest Bands”.