WHO ARE WRATH AS BAND MEMBERS?
"My name is Nazgul and I am the only member of the old skool blackmetal band WRATH."
WHEN DID YOU HAVE FOUNDED THE BAND?
"Around 1998 in Cape Town, South Africa."
WOULD YOU LIKE TO TALK ABOUT THE VERY FIRST BEGINNING OF BAND...
"When I started the band the music consisted purely of misanthropic keyboard songs and then eventually switched to using
WHAT'S ABOUT YOUR PREVIOUS RECORDING-EFFORTS?
"I recorded 3 albums of 'pagan electronica' before deciding to switch to guitars."
WHAT'S ABOUT YOUR FOLLOWING?
"My music only appeals to people who enjoy true hateful blackmetal..."
THE MOST IMPORTANT FACTS IN YOUR HISTORY?
"I had a 2 man band before starting my solo project Wrath."
WOULD YOU LIKE TO PRESENT US YOUR DEBUT ALBUM "VIKING"?
"The music of 'viking' caters for people who enjoy berserker blackmetal. The lyrical themes focuse almost exclusively on
WHY SUCH TITLE?
"It reflects the main focus of the album."
WHAT'S ABOUT THE PRODUCTION OF ALBUM?
"The album except the keyboard songs were recorded on a 8-track mini disc recorder. I used a drum machine, and for guitar
distortion I used a 'Metal Zone' peddle."
ANY PARTICULAR CONCEPT CONCERNING THE ALBUM?
"The whole concept of the album is based around Viking idealogy and dark misanthropic fiction."
WHAT'S THE MOOD OF IT?
"The mood changes throughout the album from Triumphant berserker metal to haunting pagan electronica."
THE SOUND IS POWERFUL AND MELANCHOLIC AT THE SAME TIME, RIGHT?
"Yes the song 'The forgotten forest' works well as a melancholic metal song."
THE MOST SALIENT ASPECTS OF YOUR NEW ALBUM?
"The metal tracks on the album are for people who enjoy the old true blackmetal sound."
WHAT'S ABOUT THE FEEDBACK?
"Alot of reviewers do not like the album, but there are also some reviewers who absolutely enjoyed the album. 'Viking' does
not sound like a 2005 blackmetal album."
WHAT DO YOU WANT TO COMMUNICATE WITH YOUR SOUND?
"The rage and honour of the vikings."
Also a melancholic atmosphere is generated with the keyboard songs on the album.
"I plan to do a tour of Germany as soon as I find session musicians."
YOUR LIFE'S PHILOSOPHY?
"It can be summed up in three words: FATE BEING NECESSITY..."
THE FUTURE OF THE BAND?
"I Plan to release 2 more albums 'Revenge and 'Hating jESUS' after which I shall tour for awhile."
ANY LAST REMARKS?
"Thankyou for your interest in WRATH and the interview. Hail the true blackmetal legions!"