Disguise (1998-present): a Black Metal band from Barletta, Apulia, Italy.
orn in the summer of 1998, Disguise found the right stability with the arrival of the new drummer Aiwass in the summer of 1999 adding his talent to the membership of Vexator (bass), Carnifex (keyboard), Dei Nuntius Mortis (guitar) and Vastator Mentis (vocals). In January 2000 Disguise recorded two songs that were good enough as promo to allow the band to take part in Metal festivals, playing with most of the other big named Italian bands like Aborym, Horrid, Natron, Novembre, Sadist, Undertakers and White Skull. In February 2001 Disguise released their first MCD, the Impetus Mali/Mors Fidei opus. The MCD contained 5 new tracks plus one (A Dreary Night Of November) extracted from the old promo, for a total time of 32 minutes. In November 2001 Disguise won the Total rock Contest, nation-wide competition organized by Metal Hammer Magazine, as well as becoming members of the Italian Metal Alliance (I.M.A.). In December 2002 Disguise entered Half Moon Studios, in Bari, for the recording of Human Primordial Instinct, their first self-produced album released in 2003. Lyrics of this album denoted the present state of man, obliged by morals and false ethics to lose his real 'humanity' examined thorough three steps (as described by the band):