axe.digispherium.com Early Years The band has a long musical history with the projects leading to its creation starting as early as 1991 by the two brothers Georgy Georgiev and Rosen Georgiev. The initial project was called A.X.E. and was started in Montana, Bulgaria. It underwent a lot of line-up using session members from a lot of the other metal and rock bands in the city. 2001-2004 In 2001 the band changed their name from A.X.E. to The A.X.E.