"Aiden" is an American rock band from Seattle, Washington that formed in the spring of 2003. The current members of Aiden are Wil Francis (vocals), Jake Wambold (guitar), Jake Davison (drums), Nick Wiggins (bass), and Angel Ibarra (guitar). Aiden combines post-hardcore and pop punk revival attitudes, taking influence from bands such as My Chemical Romance, Avenged Sevenfold and Atreyu. The band calls their music Horror Rock.
The group formed while its members were still in high school, taking their name from the young boy in The Ring. Their first full-length album, ''Our Gang’s Dark Oath'', was released in June 2004 under Dead Teenager Records.
The band were signed to Victory Records due to their association with Silverstein who delivered the group's demo and recommended them to Victory executives.Their second album, and debut for Victory Records, was released October 4 and titled Nightmare Anatomy. Due to ''Nightmare Anatomy"s popularity, ''Our Gang's Dark Oath'' was recently re-released.
Aiden was part of the Kerrang XXV tour in January 2006. In May-June 2006, Aiden toured with the Finnish band HIM.
Aiden has received criticism because the group appe...
|years active||2003 - present|
|country||Seattle, Washington, USA|
|music genre||Post-Hardcore, Pop-Punk Horror Rock|
|current members|| Wil Francis|