Black / Pagan Metal Metal band “Holdaar” (“Thunderer”) is formed in April 2004 on the ruins of Fear Of Sanity band by Skilar Velesson and until 2007 exists as a one-man band. The main theme of the lyrics – World War II & Paganism.During 2004 – 2006 the four demos are recorded: “Repulsive By The Light”, “Opposition”, “The Sunset of Europe” and “Russia is coming!”. In 2007 the first full-length album
“Resistance” is released by independent label Armour Get Dawn Productions. The album is a compilation of the early works of the band. The second album “The Way to the Sun” is released in the
Internet only. The same year Dmitry from Koenigsberg band Nar Mattaru joins Holdaar -first as a guitarist, later as a vocalist. In the end of 2008 the third full-length album “Birth of the Hero” is
jointly released by Armour Get Dawn Productions and CyberboreaRecords. The next work of the band – a concept album “120th Year” (2009) is released in the beginning of 2010 by Moscow independent label Nymphaea Records. In June 2010 due to the difference in views vocalist and guitarist Dmitry quits the band in order to focus on his own project Kolohorth. Later in autumn 2010, Holdaar release a mini-album “Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum”, consisting of previously unreleased material, recorded between 2006 – 2009. The album includes “Man Of Iron” song (Bathory cover), recorded for “Wolves Of Nordland”
tribute released by Nymphaea Records in the end of 2010. The same year Sandra (Thunderstorm, Autumn Tales, Kein Zuruck, Therion) joins the project. In June 2011 a new member, Alexey, joins the band. He performes vocals on the “Children of the Twilight of the Gods” album. The musical part of the album has been already finished by this time. In May 2012 Nymfaea Records release a tribute dedicated to Holdaar,
entitled “Confrontation”, with the participation of musicians from Russia, Belarus and Croatia. In December 2012 “The Sunset Of Europe” album is released by Italian label Frozen Darkness. The material of
the album was recorded in 2006 and earlier, but has not been released on CD before. The CD includes two videos – “King of the Forest” and “Koenigsberg” as a bonus.
In November 2013 Nymphaea Records releases an acoustic album by Holdaar titled “Where Is No Place To Slave.” In early 2014 Holdaar begins the collaboration with the independent label More Hate Prod
that releases a new full-length album – “Times are stretching into the sky.” In 2015 label Black Metal Cult Records (USA) has re-released three Holdaar albums — “Resistance”(re-recorded), “Birth of the Hero” and “Way To the Sun” with bonus EP’s (Fuckin Metal Thunder & Morituri Te Salutant). The eights full-length album “Aegishjalmur”, was realised at the end of 2015 by Morehate Prod. label.
In 2016, the band remains active and joins the “Terror Cult Division” and release another album with Black Metal Cult Records titled “Army Of Winter”. Later in 2016 label Barbatos Prod. (Russia) has released album “The Secrets of the Black Arts – A Tribute to Black Metal Scene”, which contains cover versions of world black metal classics. In the beginning of 2017 label More Hate Prod. (Russia) has released new full-length album “Your War”.



none Holdaar - Repulsive By The Light album art Holdaar Repulsive By The Light(CDr, Album) Not On Label none Russia 2004 Sell This Version
none Holdaar - Противление (Demo) album art Holdaar Противление (Demo) (MiniAlbum, Album) Not On Label none Russia 2005 Sell This Version
none Holdaar - Грядёт Россия! album art Holdaar Грядёт Россия!(CDr) Not On Label none Russia 2006 Sell This Version
none Holdaar - Путь К Солнцу album art Holdaar Путь К Солнцу (Album) Not On Label none Russia 2008 Sell This Version
AGD 022, CYBER 006 Holdaar - Рождение Героя album art Holdaar Рождение Героя (Album) Armour Get Dawn Productions, CyberBorea AGD 022, CYBER 006 Russia 2008 Sell This Version
002 Holdaar - Год 120-й album art Holdaar Год 120-й (Album) Nymphaea Records 002 Russia 2010 Sell This Version
014 Holdaar - Дети Сумерек Богов album art Holdaar Дети Сумерек Богов (Album) Nymphaea Records 014 Russia 2011 Sell This Version
FDP04 Holdaar - Sunset Of Europe album art Holdaar Sunset Of Europe(CD, Album, Enh, Ltd, RE) Frozen Darkness Production FDP04 Italy 2012 Sell This Version
016 Holdaar - Где Не Место Рабу  album art Holdaar Где Не Место Рабу (Album) Nymphaea Records 016 Russia 2013 Sell This Version
MHP 14-121 Holdaar - Времена Уходящие В Небо album art Holdaar Времена Уходящие В Небо(CD, Album) More Hate Productions MHP 14-121 Russia 2014 Sell This Version
BP 026 Holdaar - Corona Borealis + Локотская Русь album art Holdaar Corona Borealis + Локотская Русь(CD, Album, Ltd, Num + CDr, EP, Ltd) Barbatos Productions BP 026 Russia 2014 Sell This Version
none Holdaar - Агисхьяльм album art Holdaar Агисхьяльм (Album) More Hate Productions none Russia 2015 Sell This Version
BMC046 Holdaar - Army Of Winter album art Holdaar Army Of Winter(CD, Album, Ltd) Black Metal Cult Records BMC046 US 2016 Sell This Version
BMC048 Holdaar - Varangian Fate album art Holdaar / Vegvisir (2) Holdaar / Vegvisir (2) - Varangian Fate(CD, Ltd, Dig) Black Metal Cult Records BMC048 US 2016 Sell This Version
MHP 17-211 Holdaar - Твоя война album art Holdaar Твоя война(CD, Album) More Hate Productions MHP 17-211 Russia 2017 Sell This Version
MHP 18-290 Holdaar - Ravenstorm album art Holdaar Ravenstorm(CD, Album) More Hate Productions MHP 18-290 Russia 2018 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

none Holdaar - Ragnarok album art Holdaar Ragnarok(File, MP3, EP) Not On Label none Russia 2008
AM002 Holdaar - Morituri Te Salutant album art Holdaar Morituri Te Salutant (EP) Aryan Moon Distribution AM002 Italy 2019 Sell This Version


none Holdaar - Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum album art Holdaar Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum(10xFile, MP3, Comp) Not On Label none Russia 2010
BP 202 Holdaar - The Secrets Of The Black Arts (A Tribute To Black Metal Scene) album art Holdaar The Secrets Of The Black Arts (A Tribute To Black Metal Scene)(CD, Comp, Num) Barbatos Productions BP 202 Russia 2016 Sell This Version