The Vex Red are an English band mixing hard rock accents and electronic music, whose influences seem to have been Nirvana and Pearl Jam, or even the American neo metal and come out in 2002 Start with a Strong and Persistent Desire . The titles Can not smile and Itch propel them to the forefront of the alternative scene during the first half of the year.
Very quickly there is dissension within the group and the following year the group separates.
Singer Terry Abbott has since launched in September, the other four members founded Scenes. Ben Calvert has joined several other bands and artists, including Killing Joke and Calvin Harris.