Many people know Cassio Audi as a business person. What many do not know is that in his early life he was a musician. Before pursuing a career in the finance industry he had participated in a music band in the 1980’s. He was a founder member of a group band known as Viper Rock Band. His band mates were Pit Passarell, Andre Machado, Felipe Machado and Yves Passarel. Viper Rock Band was started in 1985. Cassio Audi was the drums player in the band. This went on until 1989 when he quit the group to pursue higher learning. The group claimed that their source of inspiration was Iron Maiden, a leading British heavy metal music group at the time. People who knew the Viper Rock Band at the time of its inception claim that Cassio Audi would have made a successful career had he stayed on in the music career.
Cassio Audi was part of the group’s world tour when they released their first demo album. Their first demo album was called “The Killer Sword.” Some of the tracks in the album included Princess from Hell, Killera, and Nightmare. Some of these tracks were later included on their official debut album. However, there were a few adjustments made to the songs at the time of release. Their first album was released in 1987. The title of the album was Soldiers of Sunrise.
Soldiers of Sunrise received great reception and was rated 4 stars by the AllMusic group. Their original debut has been redone a few times since then. The group went ahead to release their second album known as Theatre of fate, though Cassio Audio had left the group to join the university. Cassio Audi is a holder of a degree in business administration. He has later joined University of Sao Paulo for an MBA in Finance.