Point 08 was formed in 2013 with a goal of transcending the state of the current hard rock and metal scene. After some key lineup changes, the current band roster is made up of some of the most talented and versatile musicians Eastern North Carolina has to offer. With influences from an extensive variety of styles and genres, the seasoned artists of Point 08 have crafted an energetic and ever evolving sound that is sure to delight rock and metal fans of all ages.
Point 08 has received radio play on local terrestrial radio such as 99.5 The X, as well as worldwide airplay on internet shows such as Uncharted Kaos on Neue Regel Radio and Maniacal Music. They have shared the stage with nationally touring acts like Kellen Heller, Wayland, and Silent Stories. Vocalist Eddie Stancil was nominated for the Carolina Music Awards "Best Male Rock Vocalist" category in 2014 and 2015, bringing home the award in 2014. Point 08 has been featured in several local newspaper articles, and has been interviewed for magazines such as Sceneazine, PopVultr, and Metal-Temple.