Drudkh (derivit frae a Sanskrit wird for the "wood" or "tree") is a Ukrainian metal baund that mixes elements o fowk metal an black metal. Thay war formed bi Roman Saenko, prolific metal muisicker, the leadin member o Hate Forest, Dark Ages an Blood of Kingu; Thurios, the leadin member o Astrofaes an, wi Saenko, a umwhile member o Hate Forest; an Yuriy Synytsky, o Lucifugum (session drummer) an Definition Sane. Thair leerical contents embrace Slavic meethology, saisons an poetry. Mony o the baund's leerics are derivit frae the wirks o nineteent-an twintiet-century Ukrainian poets, especially Taras Shevchenko.

OreiginKharkiv, Ukraine
GenresBlack metal[1]
Atmospheric black metal[2][3]
Pagan black metal[4][5]
Years active2003–present
LabelsSeason of Mist
Associate actsHate Forest
Blood of Kingu
MembersRoman Saenko

Drudkh hae been pairticularly secretive throughoot the course o thair career, even for a black metal baund, givin nae interviews and nae releasing the lyrics tae several of thair albums.

Frae thair conception till 2009, Drudkh did no hae ony offeecial wabsteid, but in Mey 2009 Season of Mist launched an offeecial Myspace, operatit no bi baundmates, but bi wirkers o the label.


Baund members syne "Estrangement"Edit

Umwhile baund membersEdit

  • Yuriy Synytsky (an aw session for Lucifugum) - session drums
  • Amorth - session drums


Studio albumsEdit



  1. True, Chris. "Drudkh biography". Allmusic. Retrieved 13 October 2011.
  2. http://www.sputnikmusic.com/review/34883/Drudkh-Forgotten-Legends/
  3. http://church-of-atrocity.blogspot.com/2008/04/drudkh-forgotten-legends-2003.html
  4. http://www.spirit-of-metal.com/groupe-groupe-Drudkh-l-en.html
  5. http://rateyourmusic.com/artist/drudkh

Freemit airtinsEdit