Punishment (1989-present) is a Thrash Metal band from Vienna, Austria.
t time of writing only two members remain, that being Otto (guitars) and Fredl (a.k.a. Sic; guitars), both who joined in 2003 replacing almost the entire original membership of Eugen M. Pagany (bass; left in 2000),Andreas Öcsi (vvocals; who left in 2002; ex-Deception (Austria)) and Matthias Arncnik (drums; ex-Deception (Austria)), Florian Kunz (guitars), Peter "Pedro" Spatzierer (guitars) all who were gone by 2003 with Martin "Luigi" Lugmayer (drums) joining in 2003 but left soon after. They released Punishment (demo; 2000), Live Payback live album (2002) and Chronicles of a Sickness Split with German act 7th Nemesis (2003). That "split" recording being the last before the act split leaving only two members who have been silent since.