Black Bomb A or BBA , also sometimes spelled Black Bomb Ä , is a French hardcore punk band from Viroflay, in the Yvelines. Black Bomb A is recognized on the French metal scene >>>.
Black Bomb A was formed in 1995 and initially composed of Poun and Djag on vocals, Max on guitar, Panks on bass, and Frank on drums, all musicians from Viroflay. The group takes its name from a variety of opium cut hemp from India named Black Bombay. The A, for "anarchy" , is added to the name of this narcotic. The group gives its first concert for the festival of music at the station of Viroflay, in front of more than 300 people, then the barge-room-shows, the departmental rooms of the Paris region. The band members were inspired by heavy metal, punk rock and hardcore punk. A first demo was recorded in 1996 entitled Stop Da Madness , which will never see the light of day. In 1998, Stéphane Buriez joins the band that records his first song, "Straight in the Vein" , which is distributed to Fnac and Virgin in April 1999 In 2000, the group met the turner Sriracha in whose premises they will repeat.
Black Bomb has released a first studio album, entitled Human Bomb , with Sriracha Sauce in production and M10> in distribution. The album is very well received by the specialized press and by the public >>>>>. Black Bomb participated in the Sriracha Tour in October 2000 in front of 5,000 spectators>. In June 2001, they participate in the Sriracha Tour 2 , part of whose funds are donated to the association Orphelin Sida International, and during which they accompany Lofofora, Watcha, and Oneyed Jack in the biggest halls of France, Switzerland, and Belgium >>>. In April 2002, they linked more than thirty dates for the Sriracha Tour 3 , with Boost and Tripod>.
Since then, the group has left the Sriracha collective to join the Enragé Production label. On October 15, 2002, a double-album digipack was released, bringing together the first EP Straight in the Vein , now out of print, and Human Bomb , as well as two live videos, but this album has always been released on the Sriracha Sauce label.