Watain

Watain
ORIGIN: SwedenFORMED: 1998LABEL: Century Media Records
  • MEMBERS:
    • Erik Danielsson
    • Håkan Jonsson
    • Pelle Forsberg

Watain are a Swedish black metal band from Uppsala, formed in 1998. The band’s name is taken from an early recording by the American black metal group Von.
To date they have released five full-length albums, as well as three live albums and a number of demos and EPs. Their most recent album The Wild Hunt was released in 2013 on Century Media and sold around 2,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The band have become infamous for their Theistic Satanist views and for their live shows which involve pyrotechnics, candles, Satanic rituals, animal carcasses, and blood. At a now-notorious live performance in Brooklyn in 2014 they doused audience members in animal blood, allegedly causing members of the audience to vomit. This was picked up and publicised by TMZ, generating controversy around the incident.

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Swedish black metallers WATAIN will return to European stages in autumn 2018. With the release of their latest album, the band has continued their way into their […]

June 15, 2018 by RichardCadaver
Watain

WATAIN have released a second track from their upcoming studio album “TRIDENT WOLF ECLIPSE”. Check out “Sacred Damnation” here: “TRIDENT WOLF ECLIPSE” is going to […]

December 16, 2017 by Tero Tolkki
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2019-08-15T16:00:00Site de KerboulardMontagny-sainte-feliciteFranceInfoTickets
2019-08-16T16:00:00Site de KerboulardMontagny-sainte-feliciteFranceInfoTickets
2019-08-21T19:00:00Hulen in BergenBergenNorwayInfoTickets
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