There are 6 bands with a similar name which merge in this profile: 1) Ix is a SciFi metal band with mathy and psyched out elements concieved in 2011 from Portland, Oregon. In 2012 they self-released an EP, the Deoming Process, on bandcamp (http://machinesonix.bandcamp.com). Ix consists of Baritone guitar, 5 string bass, and Drums. Dan O'Hara, Rus Archer and Jark Bischoff. 2) IX were a extreme Doom band based in Edinburgh. They released an EP, and a split with Naked Shit, but disbanded in late 2007.Their name was derived from the Dune series of books by James Herbert.