There are at least two artists which share the name Hoarfrost. 1. Hoarfrost is a dark ambient/industrial project, created in 2006 in Silesia, an industrial region of Poland. They have released several albums, contributed songs to compilations, and have performed live in Poland and Ireland. 2. Hoarfrost are a melodic black/dark metal band founded in 2008 from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. They have considerable influences from Viking, melodic death, doom, and black 'n' roll subgenres. In 2009 they released an EP entitled "The Cold Plains" which was more melodic/blackened death metal in style.