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Real/full name:
Ville Iisakki Pystynen
39 (born Mar 15th, 1978)
Place of origin:
Finland (Lappeenranta)


Played Guitar For Horna on the Blood Fire Death Tour in The United States in 2009


Shatraug ran Grievantee Productions and Warmoon Records, and is the editor of Grievantee Journal.

Black Stench

All instruments, Vocals

2004 Shapeless Spectres Gathering (Demo) All instruments, Vocals
2006 Arkha Sva / Black Stench (Split) All instruments, Vocals
2009 Black Stench All instruments, Vocals
2013 Black Stench / Maléfices (Split) Everything


Guitars, Bass (2015-present)

2017 Satan ov Suns Guitars, Bass


As Skaldi Shatraug:
All instruments, Vocals

2008 Finnentum (EP) Vocals, All instruments
2009 Reveries All instruments, Vocals
2010 Oath of Defiance (Split) Vocals, All instruments
2016 Vapauden laulu (EP) Vocals, All instruments


As Gand:
All instruments, Vocals

2008 Forest Grave / Gandr (Split) Everything
2009 Forbidden Citadel of Spirits / Gandr (Split) All instruments, Vocals
2011 Yöllisen ylistys All instruments, Vocals
2011 Talvitunnelmia All Instruments, Vocals


Guitars, Bass

2004 Codex II: Kether Unknown
2014 Promo 2014 (Demo) Guitars, Bass (as "SHTRG")
2016 Codex III: Crown of the Mind Guitars


Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1993-present)

1995 Varjoissa (Demo) Guitars, Lyrics, Vocals (as "Skald")
1997 Hiidentorni (Demo) Vocals, Guitars, Lyrics
1998 Kohti yhdeksän nousua Lyrics, Guitars
1999 Haudankylmyyden mailla Keyboards, Guitars
1999 Sota (EP) Guitars
1999 Perimä vihassa ja verikostossa / Whispered Myths (Split) Guitars
1999 Perimä vihassa ja verikostossa (EP) Bass, Guitars
2000 Horna / Musta Surma (Split) Bass, Guitars, Lyrics
2001 Sudentaival Lyrics, Guitars
2002 Musta Surma / Horna (Split) Guitars, Vocals
2002 Korpin hetki (EP) Bass, Guitars, Lyrics
2002 Risti ja ruoska (EP) Guitars, Lyrics, Bass
2003 Tästä alkavat minun vuoteni / Live Invocation (Split) Guitars
2003 Horna / Desolation Triumphalis (Split) Bass, Guitars
2003 Viha ja viikate (EP) Lyrics, Guitars
2004 Black Metal Warfare (Live album) Guitars
2004 Horna / Woods of Infinity (Split) Guitars, Bass
2004 Talismaani (EP) Guitars, Lyrics
2004 Horna / Behexen (Split) Guitars
2004 Vuohipaimen (EP) Guitars
2005 Vihan vuodet (Split) Vocals, Guitars
2005 Goatfucking Gent / Vivicomburium (Split) Guitars
2005 Unohdetut kasvot, unohdettu ääni / Un sogno oscuro (Split) Bass, Guitars
2005 Horna / Blackdeath (Split) Bass, Guitars
2005 Envaatnags Eflos Solf Esgantaavne Guitars, Bass
2006 Ilman arvoa ja arkkua / Κιναιδος (Split) Guitars
2007 Horna / Sacrificia Mortuorum (Split) Guitars
2007 Ääniä yössä Guitars, Bass, Drum programming
2007 Sotahuuto Guitars, Bass
2007 Pimeyden hehku (EP) Guitars, Vocals, Lyrics
2007 Horna / Peste Noire (Split) Guitars
2008 Sanojesi äärelle Lyrics, Guitars
2009 Musta kaipuu (Compilation) Guitars, Vocals
2009 Herran edessä (EP) Guitars
2009 Horna / Nefarious (Split) Guitars, Lyrics
2009 Vihan tiellä (Live album) Guitars
2011 Adventus Satanae (EP) Guitars
2013 Askel lähempänä Saatanaa Guitars
2014 Horna / Den Saakaldte (Split) Guitars
2014 Demonic Christ / Horna (Split) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2015 Hengen tulet Guitars, Lyrics, Songwriting
2015 Atavistic Resurgence (Split) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2016 Live Armageddon 1999​-​2000 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
(show all)

Morbid Savouring

As Malice Pooper / Fornicator:
Guitars (1998-?)

2003 Insensitivicious Vocals, Guitars, Bass (as "Malice Pooper")


All instruments, Vocals

2007 Mortualia All instruments, Vocals, Lyrics
2008 Hymnes funéraires des rois (Split) All instruments, Vocals
2009 Inmitten des Waldes / Mortualia (Split) All instruments, Vocals, Lyrics
2010 Blood of the Hermit All instruments, Vocals, Lyrics
2010 Nebelstern des Nichts (Collaboration) All instruments, Vocals
2016 Wild, Wild Misery All instruments, Vocals

My Torments


2005 Rape of the Holy Souls (Split) Everything
2006 Masokismi / My Torments (Split) Everything
2006 Zarach 'Baal' Tharagh / My Torments (Split) Everything
2010 Atrocities from Murder to Torture to Worse (Compilation) Everything
2012 Demo 16 (Demo) All instruments and torment
2015 My Complete Torments (Compilation) Everything


As SS Hellseeker:
All instruments, Vocals

2005 Demo 1 (Demo) All instruments, Vocals
2007 Anal Blasphemy / Necroslut (Split) All instruments, Vocals
2008 Rites of Black Vomit & Hate (Split) All instruments, Vocals
2010 Black Deceiver All instruments, Vocals
2012 Goat Jesus (Demo) All instruments, Vocals
2014 Promo 2014 (Demo) All instruments, Vocals
2015 The Envoy of Satanic Decree All instruments, Vocals (as "Incubus Hellseeker")


Bass (1999-2008), Guitars (1999-present), Vocals (1999-2001)

1999 Nockmaar (Demo) Vocals, All instruments (as "Lord Grimstein")
2001 Tyranny Returns (Demo) Vocals, Guitars, Bass
2001 Nockmaar / Heralding Breath of the Pestilence (Demo) Vocals, Guitars, Bass (tracks 4-6), Vocals, All instruments (tracks 1-3), Keyboards (track 6) (as "Lord Grimstein")
2002 Merrimack / Sargeist (Split) Guitars, Bass
2003 Satanic Black Devotion Guitars, Bass, Vocals (track 4)
2004 Sargeist / Temple of Baal (Split) Guitars, Bass
2004 In Ruin & Despair / To the Lord Our Lives (Split) Guitars, Bass
2004 Sargeist / Funeral Elegy (Split) Guitars, Bass
2005 Disciple of the Heinous Path Guitars, Bass
2006 Sargeist / Bahimiron (Split) Guitars, Bass
2008 The Dark Embrace (EP) Guitars, Bass
2010 Let the Devil In Guitars
2011 Crimson Wine / As the Blood Flows On... (Split) Guitars, Bass
2011 Lair of Necromancy (EP) Guitars
2014 Feeding the Crawling Shadows Guitars
(show all)


As Sinister Prophet Shatraug:
Guitars, Bass

2010 Sinisterite Guitars (as "SS Hellseeker")
2011 The Unclean Days Guitars


Bass, Guitars

2013 Aesrh Eahtp Tsedre Erdestpth Aehrsea (Demo) Bass, Guitars
2015 Haunter of the Dark (Demo) Vocals, Bass, Guitars


Vocals, Guitars, Bass

2008 Thanateros (Demo) Vocals, Guitars, Bass
2012 Demo 1 (Demo) Vocals, Guitars, Bass


As Gand:
Vocals, Guitars, Bass

2003 Promo '03 (Demo) Vocals, Guitars, Bass
2004 I Vocals, Guitars, Bass
2004 Vordr / Orodruin (Split) Vocals, Strings
2005 Vinland - Finland (Split) Vocals, Strings
2005 HateBlood (Split) Vocals, Strings


All instruments

2004 Kêres / Vritra (Split) All instruments
2009 Noenum / Vritra (Split) All instruments
2009 Deinde Signum Mortifera All instruments


Vocals, Guitars, Bass


Guitars (2009-2015)

2012 Nightside Emanations Guitars
2016 The Poisonous Path Guitars


As Skaldi Shatraug:

2006 The Voice of Forbidden Pride Guitars


As S:
Guitars, Drums

2007 Sons of Thunder (Demo) Guitars
2007 Eternum (Demo) Drums

Foudre Noire

As Hellseeker:
Guitars, Bass, Keyboards

2008 The Dark Gods Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Lyrics




Guitars, Bass

1998 Ring to Rule (Demo) Guitars, Bass, Vocals
2000 Winter of Tragedies Reign (Demo) Guitars, Bass
2012 Like Wolves - Like Heathens Vocals, Guitars, Bass (as "Gand")

Occult Suffering



Guitars (1998-?)





Seer of Curses

As Ville:
Guitars, Vocals (?-1998)


As Bitchmaster Ghoul:

1999 Bestial Evil (Demo) Guitars (as "Ghoul")
2000 Storming Onslaught (Demo) Guitars
2007 "Metal Sorcery" Live 1998 (Demo) Guitars (as "Ghoul666")



1998 Eternal Reflection (Demo) Unknown


All instruments


Bass (2004-2008)

Demonic Christ

Guitar (2014-present)

Drowning the Light

Guitars (2009)


Guitars (2016-present)


As Skald:
Vocals (1996)


1997 Valonsurma (Demo) Lyrics

Bestial Devastation

As Ghoul:

1999 Hostile Revenge (Demo) Bass

Drowning the Light

2009 The Blood of the Ancients Guitars, Bass (as "S")
2009 Autumn Winds Enfold a Sea of Despair (Split) Drums (as "S")
2009 Path of the Old Lunar Cult Empire (Split) Guitars, Bass, Drums (as "S")
2009 Nihasa / Drowning the Light / Possession Ritual (Split) Guitars (as "S")
2009 A Reflection of the Past / Where the Sun Was Never Born (Split) Guitars, Drums (as "S")
2009 United by Iron Will (Split) Instruments (as "S.")
2009 An Alignment of Dead Stars Bass, Guitars (acoustic), Guitars (as "S")
2010 Catacombs of Blood Lyrics (track 4)
2011 The Land of the Dead Sun (EP) Guitars
2011 Crimson Wine / As the Blood Flows On... (Split) Guitars, Bass (as "S")
2013 A Reflection of the Past (EP) Guitars, Drums (as "S")
(show all)


2002 The Beherial Midnight Recording, Mixing (as "Ville Pystynen")


1995 Varjoissa (Demo) Cover art (as "Skald")
1997 Hiidentorni (Demo) Photography, Cover art
1998 Kohti yhdeksän nousua Photography, Artwork
2002 Korpin hetki (EP) Photography
2002 Risti ja ruoska (EP) Producer, Engineering
2005 Goatfucking Gent / Vivicomburium (Split) Mastering
2007 Ääniä yössä Engineering
2013 Askel lähempänä Saatanaa Layout


2004 Kings of Misery Recording (as "Ville Pystynen")


2003 Seven Glorifications of Evil Recording, Mixing


2007 Ristillä mädäntyen (EP) Mixing, Engineering


2007 Mortualia Recording
2009 Inmitten des Waldes / Mortualia (Split) Recording
2010 Blood of the Hermit Recording


2003 Promo '03 (Demo) Producer (as "Ville Pystynen")
2004 I Recording (as "V. Pystynen")
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