A hard-hitting Swedish metalcore band in the vein of At The Gates, Meshuggah, and Shai Hulud, Adept was founded in 2004 in the municipality of Trosa.

In October 2016, after playing various shows across Asia, the band announced the departure of guitarist Jerry and drummer Gabriel. The gaps in the band were filled by Kasper Larcombe-Tronstad on guitar and Mikael Norén. Gabriel Hellmark re-joined the band 2019.