Watain

The coming darkness: an interview with Watain

"I prefer Satanism to be discussed between Satanists."

Watain, those masters of malignant, malevolent majesty are returning down under once again with Behemoth and Bolzer for what has got to be the most evil tour graci

Behemoth and Watain announce the Australian Satanist tour

Australian Satanist September 29 to October 4, 2015 with Bölzer
Tour Dates: 
29/09/2015 - 04/10/2015

Black masses, congregate and lay witness to the blasphemous writings and aural rituals of Australian Satanist.

Behemoth Announce Australian Double Header with Watain!

A unique gathering and combination of the works of the respected masters of the dark crafts, which affiliated together, has never before been presented to, or observed by, Australian audiences.

Behemoth: brutally violent, sinister, dark, powerful. Throughout their turbulent career the Polish blackened death metallers have become exactly what their name suggests.

Paradise Lost reveal cover artwork for new album, The Plague Within

A monochrome miasma of morbidly uplifting anthems and heart-aching melancholia

Returning with opus number fourteen, The Plague Within (set to be released June 1st in Europe, June 2nd in North America), Paradise Lost has once again refined the chemica

Vallenfyre to release exclusive tour 7"

The 7" is limited to 500 copies worldwide: 100 copies in red vinyl only available during the Decibel Magazine tour; 400 black copies available through www.cmdistro.com and select metal stores. The red version will be available starting March 27th at the tour's first show in Los Angeles; the release date for the black version is set for April 6th in Europe and April 7th in North America.

Vallenfyre will release a new 7" single, entitled The Last Of Our Kind, in time for the North American Decibel Magazine Tour with th

Watain announces co-headlining North American tour with Mayhem

Watain bring their black metal to the US in 2015

Swedish black metal tyrants Watain will be making their return to North American soil this winter, kicking off a co-headlining tour with Mayhem in January.

Watain with In Solitude - Nosturi, Helsinki, 21/01/14

Watain brought their occult ritual to Helsinki last January, joined by fellow Swedes In Solitude. We were there to try to catch some of the heady black metal in pictures.

Mayhem, Watain, Nocturnal Graves, Factory Theatre, Sydney 11/01/14

Leave My Crust On Thanks....

Nocturnal Graves initiated this unholy night of debauchery holding the audience in the palm of their charcoal covered hands.

Erik Danielsson: I Never Said Watain Was For Everyone....

Let chaos grab hold of you, let the darkness fuck you...

Despite popular opinion not everything that comes from the mouth of Erik Danielsson is arrogant and self aggrandising.

Watain - The Wild Hunt (Century Media)

The only way is up...
Release Date: 
17 Aug 2013 - 11:30pm

I like Watain. I might not take them as seriously as some folk but I do like them, and their fifth album gives me another reason to like them even more.