Velvet Acid Christ

Velvet Acid Christ Biography

Velvet Acid Christ (VAC) is an American electronic music band formed in 1990 by Bryan Erickson. The band is known for its experimental and innovative sound, blending elements of industrial, electro-industrial, and darkwave music into a unique and captivating style.

VAC's music is characterized by its heavy use of synthesisers, distorted vocals, and intense beats, creating a dark and intense sound. The band's live performances are known for their energy and impact, incorporating dramatic lighting and visual effects to enhance the experience.

VAC's lyrics often address themes of isolation, loss, and existentialism, and the band is known for its introspective and thought-provoking approach to its music and message. Despite this, VAC has a dedicated following in the industrial and alternative music scenes, and its albums and concerts are consistently well-received.

VAC's first album, "Calling Ov the Dead," was released in 1994 and was a hit in the alternative music scene, gaining widespread attention and praise. The band has since released several more albums, each of which has been met with critical acclaim. Its most recent album, "The Voice of Reason," was released in 2018.

In addition to its musical achievements, VAC is known for its innovative approach to electronic music, and its willingness to push the boundaries of the genre. The band's music continues to inspire and captivate fans around the world, and it remains one of the most important and influential acts in the history of industrial and alternative music.


il Cabaret del Diavolo (Since 2005) was created for one reason, to bring together a mix of EBM Electronic Body Music and OldSchool Industrial of the 80's & 90's. But we play many others too of course such as SynthPop, DarkWave, Aggrotech, New Beat and Elektronische Musik. Long Live EBM!