Black Veil Brides is an American post-hardcore/ glam rock band based out of Hollywood, California and formed in 2006 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The group is composed of Andy Biersack (vocals), Ashley Purdy (bass, backing vocals), Jake Pitts (lead guitar), Jinxx (guitar, violin) and Christian Coma (drums). Released on StandBy Records, the bands debut album, We Stitch These Wounds was released in July 2010 and sold nearly 100,000 copies in its first week, ranking at #36 on the Billboard Top 200 chart, and #1 on the Billboard Independent chart. Black Veil Brides are known for their distinct appearance, mainly being inspired by Kisss famous stage persona as well as numerous 1980s glam metal acts.
On June 14, 2011, Black Veil Brides released their second album, Set The World On Fire, via label, Lava Records. This is the first album to feature new drummer, Christian Coma.