Russian Pagan Metal act Arkona, was formed in 2002 by Masha Scream (vocals). Early 2003 the Arkona line up was completed with members from bands as Butterfly Temple, Nargathrond and Rossomahaar (Sergey Lazar on guitar, Ruslan Kniaz on bass and Vlad, drums). Arkona’s debut ‘Vosrozdenie’ (in English ‘Rebirth’ or ‘Renaissance’) was recorded in 2004. It was the first of so far 5 very well received pagan metal albums. Arkona’s latest album is released on Austria’s Napalm Records. Vic Records will release the entire Arkona back catalogue. Containing the debut ‘Vosrozdenie’, the second album ‘Lepta, third album ‘Vo Slavu Velikim’ (For The Glory of the Great Ones) and the ‘Live At Club Relax’ live album (released as a double CD with as second disk the album of Nargathrond, an all Arkona members gothic metal side project).