Samael from Switzerland started as a old-school black metal but later they played electronic/industrial metal. They started in 1987 and seven years later they released the Ceremony Of Opposites. Among the ten songs on the mentioned album was the song The Crown.
No close to 26 years later the Polish black metal band Dagor pays a homage to Samael and release their version of Crown. The single was recorded in Regnat Studio, and mixed/mastered by Adrian Mięsowicz. Cover by Michał Kustra & Damian Muszyński 2019.
Dargor was formed in 2017 as a one-man project at Krosno, Poland by Michal Kustra. Kustra have a dream about creating music with inspirations from bands like Samael, Ajattara and Dimmu Borgir. In 2018 the band released the first single Hellfire, and now working on the first debut EP that will be released in 2020. The track Hellfire,
Michael Kustra in Dargor is a versatile man. He writes the lyric and records all instruments and vocals. In addition he mixes music and create videos himself. Kustra states, «The Main goal of Dargor is to create music which comes from the heart and without any compromises. I always been a kind of amateur philosopher and he think we care too much about many things. Don’t waste time on unnecessary argue, fight and self-torture!». The track Decay,
Kustra enjoy all kinds of metal, and even band from other genres do have some impact on him. He also enjoy movie soundtrack, and especially cold and minimalistic ones from science fiction movies. He also like calm electronic music and also industrial sounds. One day he would probably a very calm and atmospheric ambient song with no drums and only vocal in far background.