July 2001 : After the split of the french band YUUL , guitarists Michel, Régis and bassist Ghislain decided to form a new band.With the arrival of german vocalist Damien Grey the line up is completed. New songs are written and older YUUL songs are re-processed. The music has become darker, and the lyrics are now in English. ARTS OF EREBUS are born !
After one year of intensive work, ten songs emerge and are ready to fill their first album “Negative White”, recorded in their own studio. The band is signed by SONORIUM records and the LP is mastered in Frankfurt at the Sonic-x studios.