There are two groups known as Black Iris. 1. Black Iris, is a label and bicoastal music collective of musicians, some based in Virginia working within the advertising and entertainment industry. 2. Black Iris are a melodic-metal band from Guildford, UK. 1. Black Iris Black Iris, is a label and bicoastal music collective of musicians, some based in Virginia working within the advertising and entertainment industry. Projects they've been involved with range from commercial soundtracks for soft drinks, gas guzzling carmakers and electronics manufacturing giants.to the theme music for Al Gore's Alliance For Climate Protection organization (www.wecansolveit.org). The summer of 2008 saw the rise in demand for the Black Iris track Firehydrant Floods, which was used in a Cadillac commercial, and warranted a feature article in the L.A Times newspaper. Black Iris recently completed a full re-branding and re-positioning effort for its collective of music talent including a slick re-launch of the website www.blackiris.tv featuring their demo reels and downloads of past work. 2. Black Iris Black Iris are a melodic-metal band drawing inspiration from bands such as Killswitch Engage, 36 Crazyfists and Bullet For My Valentine. Based in Guildford, UK Black Iris is current actively touring much of the UK.