|Origin France, USA|
Active from 2000
|Name Ad Inferna|
|Years active 1998 (1998)-2015 (2015)|
Labels Advoxya Records, Last Episode, Silverdust, Nilaihah USA, Aural Music, DSM Music
Associated acts Limbonic Art, Samael, Combichrist, Das Ich
Members VoA VoXyD Vicomte Vampyr Arkames
Albums Trance-N-Dance, There Is No Cure, Ultimum Omnium
Genres Industrial metal, Gothic metal, Dark ambient
Similar Melissa Ferlaak, Kari Berg, Acylum, Extize, Cynical Existence
Ad Inferna - Le Chant des Hérétiques [Song] 2019
Ad Inferna is a French gothic metal band consisting of members VoA VoXyD and Vicomte Vampyr Arkames(ex Seth), formed in 1998. († 2015)
- Ad Inferna Le Chant des Hérétiques [Song] 2019
- Ad inferna cover jean michel jarre hit equinoxe 4 for new single
- 1998 2002
- 2007 2009
- 2010 2015
Ad inferna cover jean michel jarre hit equinoxe 4 for new single
Their debut album L'Empire des Sens was released in 2001 (recorded at Excess Studio in 1999, the Netherlands, mastered at Kohlekeller Studio, Germany) under the German label Last Episode first, then under Silverdust GmbH, a division of the German label Metal Blade. The band appeared at the Summer Breeze Festival in Germany in 2002, sharing stage with Dimmu Borgir, Nightwish, Tiamat and The Gathering. The band split up in 2003 after several financial problems with their first label Last Episode.
In 2009, after 7 years without performing, the band re-formed leaving aside the symphonic black-metal style for a new industrial metal genre. Then born "Trance n' Dance", recorded, mixed and mastered by Neb Xort (Anorexia Nervosa) at the Drudhenhaus Studio in France. The band signed with Aural Music / Dreamcell11 and got distributed by Soolfood. The album features 12 tracks including collaborations with bands such as Reaper, Soman, Combichrist and Beborn Beton.
In 2010, Ad Inferna signed a three-album contract with the American label Nilaihah Records. The album DSM is released, co-produced & mastered by Vasi Vallis (Frozen Plasma, Reaper, NamNamBulu)
In 2011, Ad Inferna releases the opus “There Is No Cure”, an album with a very much darker dimension, getting back here and there their black metal roots. The album features Kari Berg (formerly of Ashbury Heights) and Zombie Girl.
In 2012, the band decides to create their own label DSM Music, in association with Audioglobe managing the distribution. "Ultimum Omnium" is released.
In 2013, the band releases their new album "Im Mortelle" featuring female vocals from Melissa Ferlaak (ex Visions of Atlantis, ex Aesma Daeva), Alina Dunaevskaya (Markize), Annie Bertram and MyLucina. The album has been claimed "Album of the week" by Orkus magazine in March 2013.
The band signed a deal with the growing label Advoxya Records in Hungary and release Opus 7: Elevation.
Ad Inferna disbanded in April 2015. VVA decided to stop his musical carrier while VoA VoXyD decided to create the band Sollertia (Apathia Records) together with James Fogarty (In the Woods...).