Batushka is a Church Slavonic-speaking Polish black metal band with liturgical chanting. The members keep their identities in secret, although rumours have spread that they are well-known figures of the Polish black metal scene.
Their 2015 debut album Litourgiya is a unique mix of the aforementioned black metal and eastern orthodox chants and atmosphere. Read more on Last.fm . User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.
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1) Mortuus is a black metal band with a slower paced style using heavy guitars echoing from beyond the grave, deep vocals praising death and occult lyrics that gives a dark and gloomy sensation of rot and decay.
The band was formed in Umeå, Sweden in 2003 by the current band members J. Kvarnbrink (aka Tehôm)(bass/guitars/vocals) and M. Hinze (drums).
Tehôm is currently active in Ofermod where he plays bass and has previously played with Dödfödd(Stillborn) and Shade of Black as a guitarist and as a vocalist in Shade of Black. M. Hinze is active in Ondskapt as a drummer and used to play in Shade of Black as a drummer, bassist and as a backup vocalist.