There are 5 artists bearing the name Carnifex: 1) Deathcore band from the USA
2) Finnish old school death metal band
3) A Danish hardstyle act
4) A death metal band from Germany
5) A Norwegian black metal band.
1) 2005 - 2012; 2013 - present
Carnifex is a Latin word meaning "executioner". Carnifex formed in 2005 in San Diego, California, United States with a starting lineup of Scott Lewis, Cory Arford, and Shawn Cameron, as well as former members Steve McMahon (bass) and Travis (guitar)