Formed in 2008 Enclave started as a project of Martin Zahedi and Rainer Höllersberger to worship the glory of 80’s Heavy Metal and to develop their own version of fast rocking tones. Based on Bay Area Riffs and traditional metal melodies Enclave recorded their first Demo in 2009 adding current drummer tank Martin Gschöpf to their crew.
After several years of lineup changes Mathias Karner joined the band on guitar while Rainer took over the position as lead singer and bass player. The four horsemen went to studio nailing their debut album United Desperation in 2012. Great reactions from press and fans made it possible to improve their live presence and took Enclave to tour Austria’s Federal States and surroundings.
In 2013 Mathias was replaced by current shredder Michael Schifrer and started preparations for their second album which will be recorder in spring 2016.
Ever since their foundation Enclave made an impact on the local scene as intoxicating live act and shared the stage amongst others with international top acts as Exodus, Heathen, Destruction, Gamma Bomb, Tim Ripper Owens, Vendetta, Steelwing, Skull Fist, Warbeast, …