Brutus is a Belgian band from Flemish Brabant that plays progressive rock, post-hardcore and math rock.
The members of Brutus got to know each other playing in different bands around Leuven. Stefanie (drums and vocals) and Peter (bass) played together in Refused Party Program, a Refused tribute band, while Stijn and Mannaerts were in the band Starfucker.
In 2014 and 2015, Brutus played at various festivals, such as Pukkelpop, Rock Herk, and Dour Festival. In 2016, the band left for Vancouver to record their debut album with the help of Jesse Gander. Their debut album BURST was released by Hassle Records (EU) an Sargent House (US and worldwide). They released their second album Nest in 2019.