DoD 1 year celebration | 60 Days, 60 Singers
Day 45: Maria Arkhipova
Born: January 9th, 1983 (Russia)
Bands/Projects: Nargathrond (2000 – 2004); Arkona (2002 – present)
Collaborations: Svarga; Ancestral Volkhves
♦ Known by her stage name as Masha Scream, Maria is a Russian folk/pagan metal musician from Moscow.
♦ She is the founder, vocalist, and main songwriter of the folk metal band Arkona.
♦ Maria is one of relatively few successful female vocalists to sing in a death growl style.
♦ Arkhipova is married to fellow band member Sergei “Lazar” Atrashkevich with whom she has two children.