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Arvas

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There are multiple artists known as ArVaS

(1) Black Metal band from Bergen

Arvas have been around for some years, but previously to the upcoming debut album, only demos have been released. Even though Arvas is a ”new” band in the Metal scene, the band members are not. The band currently consists of two full time members: V-Rex and Fordervelse.Both have been in the scene for over 20 years and are very experienced musicians. For a full biography of the band and its members, please read the timeline below.

Timeline:

1987-91

-V-Rex plays in lots of local bands in Bergen with several later to be “famous” musicians and bands in the Norwegian Black Metal scene.

-Fordervelse also plays in local bands in his hometown of Drammen through this years.

1992

-V-Rex have played in Aeternus for some time, but is fired due to personal issues and musical differences and decides to start up his own musical project. He names it Örth.

-After a couple of quick visits in some local Black Metal bands, Fordervelse is tired of playing music due to his personal issues, and he calls it a day.

1996

-During this summer, Erik “Grim” Brødreskift joines Örth on the drums, and V-Rex former band mate in Aeternus, Ares joins in on bass. Both these two was at this point x-members of Gorgoroth, Borknagar and Immortal.

-The following winter the threesome record an album at Grieghallen studios with Pytten as producer.

1997

-The album entitled “Nocturno Inferno” is never officially released, but is distributed by the band themselves and receive positive critics among the fans in the underground scene.

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