nokturnal mortum

The story of Nokturnal Mortum starts in Kharkiv in the Ukraine in 1991 when the band Suppuation is born. After some difficult times the band Nocturnal Mortum is started. Note: with a C. When the band is going to play black metal later on they change their name into Nokturnal Mortum. But, the band is also known as Nokturnal Mortem, with an E in Mortem. When their EP is released in 1997 they include the Ukraine folk-song ”Swallow” is on this album. With this the folk-influences are introduced in their music. After some changes in the line-up the album “Nechrist” is recorded, with Russian and English lyrics. The band plays a lot of Black metal, but regularly there are folk-influences in their music.