Exilia is an Italian nude metal band from Milan. Their music is a mix of rock, hard rock and alternative metal influences.
Exilia formed in 1998 in Milan, Italy, when Masha Bonetti met guitarist Elio Fabro. They play in concert with Oomph !, Guano Apes, H-Blockx, Clawfinger, HIM, Therapy, In Extremo, Rammstein, God Forbid, Sanctorum and Ill Nino.
Their first album, Rightside UP , was composed in 2000. The next one, Unleashed, gives a slightly more aggressive sound.
In March 2004, they participate in the double-compilation Crossing All Over Vol. 17 with bands like Placebo, Head Machine, Radiohead, Coldplay, HIM, Nickelback, Oomph !, and Sepultura>. In April 2004, they released their first clip, Stop Playing God , in Koln (D) directed by Ercin Filizli in association with VIVA, VIVA + and Onyx TV in Germany. In May 2004, they published the album Unleashed , which reached the 38> position of the German rankings. After the release of the album by GUN Records / BMG, the band plays with Ill Nino, Die Ärzte, and P! NK. In August 2004, the new single Coincidence , from Unleashed reaches the 34> place of the rankings thanks to its clip.