In 1997 the brothers of growth and Robo Kopinovci after returning from the London concert U2 decided to start his own band. The band is joined by Boris Mihálik and Peter Gufrovič. The official date of commencement of the 25. december 1997 , ie the day when its members gathered for the first joint test.
In 1999, based on the success of the single “I wake himself” the band signed a contract with BMG Ariola. Self-titled debut with twelve songs based on March 27, 2000 and the first single from it was the song “Walls”. The song has subsequently become a huge hit and one of the most played songs. Followed by single “wind and rain”, “The Lamp” and “Organisms”. After a year since the release of the album in Slovakia, he was released debut album and in neighboring Poland to mark BMG Poland / ZicZac. Nocadeň thus they became the first Slovak singing band, which came in force in foreign countries (unless, of course, do not count Czech). The band also receives two nominations for the Academy of Music in 2000 in the category Discovery of the Year and Song of the Year ( “Walls”).