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|Also known as||Vattnet Viskar (2010–2016)|
|Origin||Plaistow, New Hampshire, United States|
|Genres||Black metal, post-metal, blackgaze, doom metal|
|Labels||Century Media Records, Broken Limb Recordings, New Damage Records|
|Associated acts||Vanna, Astronoid|
|Past members||Alan Sobodacha
Matt St. Jean
On June 16th (June 29th in Europe) 2015 Vattnet Viskar released their sophomore full-length album titled Settler which was largely inspired by the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster and Christa McAuliffe in particular. Guitarist Chris Alfieri stated in a June 17th 2015 interview with Decibel Magazine that, "Christa was from Concord, New Hampshire, the town that I live in. One of my first memories is the Challenger mission’s demise, so it’s a personal thing for me. But the album isn’t about the explosion, its about everything else. Pushing to become something else, something better. A transformation, and touching the divine." The group released a third LP "Vattnet" on September 15th 2017.
On February 22, 2018, Chris Alfieri announced the band had broken up.
- Sky Swallower (2013, Century Media Records)
- Settler (2015, Century Media)
- Vattnet (2017, New Damage Records)
- Vattnet Viskar (2012, Broken Limb Recordings)
- Demo (2011, self-released)
- "Vattnet Have Broken Up". ThePRP. February 23, 2018. Retrieved February 23, 2018.