There are at least 11 artists with this name: (1) A Black Metal Band from Solingen. (2) Young Japanese thrash metal band formed in 2005. (3) Formed in the suburbs of Los Angeles, Cerberus began as four junior high school friends that all had a similar interest in metal. In May of 2000, the members of Cerberus first jammed together and there was immediate chemistry. They recorded a few demos throughout the first few years that circulated the local scene and gained them a devoted following.