SEMARGL - ukrainian-norwegian metal band formed in Kyiv (Ukraine) in 1997. The first works tended toward Black Metal, and the later material have a noticable Death Metal and Industrial influence. But the last album marked by reaching beyond any existing current styles of heavy music. Aggression of satanic black metal, technical elements of old school thrash and dynamism of rock'n'roll'a combined here with a totally unexpected lyrical piano parts and clean female vocals and industrial electronic samples. The lyrics touch on issues concerning Satanism, anti-Christianity, philosophy, war.