REFUSAL was founded in 2008 by guitarist Tero Pirhonen and Timo Pirhonen (bass and chorus) in Helsinki before adding Niikka Lius (vocals) and Aleksi Roitto (drums) to complete the band. After some changes on the second guitar, REFUSAL was able to complete his training with Kalle Kuosmanen
REFUSAL has released several demos and played more than 100 times in the past. The first album entitled "we rot within was released in 2016 on the German label FDA Rekotz.
The second album will be released on January 11, 2019 on the french death metal label GREAT DANE RECORDS