Masnada is a French nude metal band from Jarny in Meurthe-et-Moselle. The band has two studio albums, a live album, and an EP.
Masnada is formed in 1996 in Jarny. Three years later, in 1999, they publish a self-produced five-title EP titled Hain Teny. It follows from live album Masnada live to Eurockéennes which, as the title indicates, includes a performance of the band at Eurockéennes de Belfort where they become the revelation of the festival. During this performance, they play their first EP>.
In 2001, the Masnada publishes its first studio album, Mas 001 >>>. He enters the top 10 of the best auto sales produced by Fnac>. The album is well received by the specialized press, and the band goes on tour, Mas 001 Tour in its support. They play alongside groups such as Mass Hysteria, Lofofora, Watcha, and Pleymo, and end up selling some 5,000 copies of their album in France, and 3,000 copies in Japan in 2004>.
In 2004, Masnada signed at Major Sony Music and announced the release of the album Maîtres du je for September 10 the same year >>>. They then play some dates and a tour of Japan for a week. The release of the album marks, nevertheless, the departure of Vince>. A third album is announced>, but will never see the day. Since then, the group gives no more sign of life.