Marduk (baund)

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Mortuus joined Marduk in 2004, replacin vocalist
Legion, who haed left the baund a year earlier.
Background information
OreiginNorrköping, Swaden
GenresBlack metal
Years active1990–present
LabelsOsmose Productions, Regain Records,
Blooddawn Productions, Century Media Records
Associate actsAbruptum, Funeral Mist, Hypocrisy,
Devils Whorehouse
Daniel “Mortuus” Rostèn, 2015
Morgan Steinmeyer Håkansson, 2015

Marduk is a black metal baund frae Norrköping, Swaden. The baund formit in 1990 an released their first record in 1991. Their name is derivit frae the Babylonie god Marduk, patron deity o Babylon.

Muisical style[eedit | eedit soorce]

Marduk wis formed bi Morgan Steinmeyer Håkansson in order tae form the "maist blasphemous baund in the warld" Their muisical style wis that o a straight-forrit daith metal influenced take on black metal muisic, but as the years progressed their style an imagery became more o a fast an intense form o black metal. Marduk's predominant leerical topics ar Satanism, anti-Christianity, Biblical tales, daith, Third Reich heestory an Warld War II. The latter twa ar a later addition tae their leerical/conceptual themes, stemming frae their 1999 release Panzer Division Marduk. Marduk hae recorded further sangs relating tae those chapters o human heestory, such as "The Hangman of Prague" (moniker o Reinhard Heydrich - seicont in command o the SS - in his capacity as the de facto Reichsprotektor o Bohemie an Moravie), "Night of the Long Knives", "Deathmarch" an ithers.

Members[eedit | eedit soorce]

1991–1992 1993 1994 1995-2002 2002-2003 2004–2006 2007–present
Vocals A. Axelsson J. Göthberg Legion Mortuus
Guitar Morgan/Devo Morgan
Bass Rikard B. War Devo
Drums J. Göthberg Fredrik Andersson Emil Dragutinovic Lars B.

Current[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Daniel "Mortuus" Rostén – vocals (2004–present)
  • Morgan "Evil" Steinmeyer Håkansson – guitar (1990–present)
  • Magnus "Devo" Andersson – bass (2004–present), guitar (1992–1994)
  • Lars Broddesson – drums (2006–present)

Umwhile[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Andreas Axelsson – vocals (1990–1993)
  • Erik "Legion" Hagstedt – vocals (1995–2003)
  • Kim Osara – guitar (1995–1996)
  • Peter Tägtgren – live guitar (1997; Live in Germania)
  • Rikard Kalm – bass (1990–1992)
  • B. War (Roger "Bogge" Svensson) – bass (1992–2004)
  • Joakim Göthberg – drums (1990–1995), vocals (1991, 1993–1995)
  • Fredrik "Froding" Andersson – drums (1993–2002)
  • Emil Dragutinovic – drums (2002–2006)

Discography[eedit | eedit soorce]

Studio albums[eedit | eedit soorce]

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Singles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • "Slay the Nazarene" (2002)
  • "Hearse" (2003)
  • "Souls for Belial" (2012)
  • "Werwolf" (2018)

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