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Graveland

Country of origin:
Poland
Location:
Wrocław
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Black Metal (early), Pagan/Viking Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Paganism, Battles, Celtic Beliefs, Wotanism, War
Current label:
No Colours Records
Years active:
1991-present
All rereleases by No Colours Records after 2001 omit all lyrics in the booklets.

Graveland's style has changed from raw black metal on the early albums to a more epic sound which is inspired by Hammerheart-era Bathory. Lyrically, on the early works Rob Darken was inspired by Celtic beliefs, now he's Wotanism-orientated and calls his music "epic pagan metal".

The band logo was done by Christophe ...
Current
Rob Darken All instruments (1991-1993, 2000-present), Vocals (1991-present), Guitars, Keyboards (1993-1999), Bass (1995-1999)
See also: Lord Wind, Thoth, Woodtemple, ex-Darken, ex-Infernum, ex-Legion, ex-Mysterial, ex-Oppressor
Past
Karcharoth Bass (1993-1995)
(R.I.P. 2004) See also: ex-Infernum, ex-Emperor's Hate, ex-Infernum, ex-Dagon
Capricornus Drums (1993-1999)
See also: ex-Capricornus, ex-Infernum, ex-Legion, ex-Thor's Hammer, ex-Thy Worshiper
Rob Darken All instruments (1991-1993, 2000-present), Vocals (1991-present), Guitars, Keyboards (1993-1999), Bass (1995-1999)
See also: Lord Wind, Thoth, Woodtemple, ex-Darken, ex-Infernum, ex-Legion, ex-Mysterial, ex-Oppressor
Karcharoth Bass (1993-1995)
(R.I.P. 2004) See also: ex-Infernum, ex-Emperor's Hate, ex-Infernum, ex-Dagon
Capricornus Drums (1993-1999)
See also: ex-Capricornus, ex-Infernum, ex-Legion, ex-Thor's Hammer, ex-Thy Worshiper
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Added on: 2002-07-20 02:03:30 Last modified on: 2014-12-16 08:46:09
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