Athens-based Misuse were formed in 2001. .Soon after, they record their first demo and start performing live in various venues around Greece. In 2007, after a few line-up changes, the band produces its first (self-titled) studio album. The debut is mainly rooted to guitar driven rock forms, alongside piano/keys and strings arrangements. It gets released in March 2008 by Puzzlemusik Records and Spinalonga Records.