[ˈsabaˌton] are a heavy metal band from Falun, Sweden formed in 1999. The band's main lyrical themes are based on war and historical battles. This is heard in albums Primo Victoria
, Attero Dominatus
and Coat of Arms
where all of the songs, except final tracks. Lyrical content drawn from World War I, World War II and other conflicts is prevalent and includes songs about battles and leaders on all sides of said conflicts.
In April 2012 four members left the band and formed another, whilst vocalist Joakim Brodén and bassist Pär Sundström... more