Vader is a Pols daith metal baund frae Olsztyn, formit in 1983. Accordin tae Piotr Wiwczarek, the baund's foondin sangster an guitar player, the baund's name wis inspired bi Darth Vader frae the Star Wars film series.[1] Leerical themes include stories bi H. P. Lovecraft,[2] WW2, horror an anti-releegious messages. Accordin tae Billboard magazine, frae 2003 Vader sauld ower 500,000 releases aroond the warld.[3]

Vader
Vader 2011 in Rostock.jpg
Vader playing in Rostock (2011)
Background information
OreiginOlsztyn, Poland
GenresDaith metal, thrash metal
Years active1983–present
LabelsMystic Productions, Earache, Impact, Hammerheart, Metal Blade, Regain, Nuclear Blast Records
Associate actsBehemoth, Dies Irae, Spinal Cord, Vesania, Neolithic, UnSun, Crionics, Decapitated
Wabsteidwww.vader.pl
MembersPiotr Wiwczarek
Marek Pająk
James Stewart
Tomasz Halicki
Past membersFor full listing see: Vader member history
Piotr Wiwczarek, 2015
Marek Pająk, 2015

Baund membersEedit

Main airticle: Vader member history
Current members

DiscographyEedit

Main airticle: Vader discography
Studio albums

AwairdsEedit

Fryderyk Awards
Year Category Nominated work Note
1997 Hard & Heavy Album of the Year (Album roku - hard & heavy) Black to the Blind Nominated[5]
2000 Hard & Heavy Album of the Year (Album roku - hard & heavy) Litany Nominated[6]
2002 Heavy Metal Album of the Year (Album roku - heavy metal) Revelations Nominated[7]
2004 Metal Album of the Year (Album roku metal) The Beast Nominated[8]
2006 Rock/Metal Album of the Year (Album roku rock/ metal) Impressions in Blood Nominated[9]
2009 Heavy Metal Album of the Year (Album roku heavy metal) Necropolis Nominated[10]
2012 Heavy Metal Album of the Year (Album roku heavy metal) Welcome to the Morbid Reich Won[11]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Kinofilia". Interview with Piotr Wiwczarek (in Polish). Archived frae the oreeginal on 2006-05-03. Retrieved 2006-01-27. Piotr Wiwczarek:CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  2. Gary Hill: The Strange Sound of Cthulhu: Music Inspired by the Writings of H. P. Lovecraft. Lulu.com, s. 73. ISBN 978-1-84728-776-2
  3. Roman Rogowiecki. Vader rules. „Billboard”. Tom 114, Nr 23, s. 57 (June 8, 2002). Nielsen Business Media, Inc.. ISSN 0006-2510
  4. VADER: Working Songtitles Revealed blabbermouth.net. 2011-01-14. Retrieved on 2011-01-14.
  5. "Fryderyki 1997: nominowani i laureaci" (in polish). www.zpav.pl. Retrieved 6 November 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  6. "Fryderyki 2000: nominowani i laureaci" (in polish). www.zpav.pl. Retrieved 6 November 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  7. "Fryderyki 2002: nominowani i laureaci" (in polish). www.zpav.pl. Retrieved 6 November 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  8. "Fryderyki 2004: nominowani i laureaci" (in polish). www.zpav.pl. Retrieved 6 November 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  9. "Fryderyki 2006: nominowani i laureaci" (in polish). www.zpav.pl. Retrieved 6 November 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  10. "Fryderyki 2010: nominowani i laureaci" (in polish). www.zpav.pl. Retrieved 6 November 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  11. "Fryderyki 2012: laureaci" (PDF) (in polish). zpav.pl. Retrieved 26 April 2012.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)

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