Maria-Arkhipova

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The ABC of female fronted metal bands by crying-themoon.

A is for Arkona (Masha Scream)

“Arkona (Russian: Аркона) is a Russian pagan metal band. Their lyrics are heavily influenced by Russian folklore and Slavic mythology, and their music incorporates several traditional Russian musical instruments. The name of the band "Arkona” refers to the last pagan Slavic city-castle. The band was founded in February 2002 by two members of Dolgoprudny Slavic Neopaganism Society: Masha “Scream” Arhipova and Alexander “Warlock” Korolyov.“